Tag: Small savings schemes

Small savings scheme maturing? Reinvestment process explained here

To avoid any confusion, India Post in a circular has reiterated the provisions available for re-investment of maturity value of any National (Small) Savings Schemes...

PPF, other small savings scheme interest rates kept steady for September quarter. Details here

In a huge relief to small investors, the Centre has kept interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, unchanged for the second...

View: The Central government may not be able to bite the small saving interest bullet for long

On the evening of Wednesday, March 31, as the financial year was drawing to an end, the finance ministry issued an order to steeply cut...

Why are small savings schemes so important?

On 31 March, the government slashed interest rates on small savings schemes. The Public Provident Fund (PPF) interest rate was cut from 7.1% to 6.4%....

Govt clarifies on claim cases

Department of Posts in a circular to post offices said that it has been receiving various representations from nominees/claimants that post offices are insisting for...