No more subsidised food in Parliament canteen; govt to save 17 crore every year

December 6, 2019

Parliamentarians will no longer get food on reduced rates as all subsidy given on food items to MPs in both the houses came to an end with immediate effect on Thursday. The announcement was made by Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla. The decision was taken during a meeting of the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) that was attended by MPs from various parties who unanimously agreed to do away with the…

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Good News! Now you can lend, borrow up to Rs 50 lakh on P2P platforms

December 6, 2019

If you are looking to borrow on the peer-to-peer (P2P) platform or want to invest your money on such platforms to earn a higher rate of return, there is good news for you. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will soon increase the borrowing and lending limits for the users of the P2P platform. The measure will not only help investors to diversify risk but also help borrowers to get…

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Here’s how you can check EPF balance without UAN

December 6, 2019

New Delhi: Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) is an investment fund scheme in which both employees and employers contribute 12% of the basic salary of the employee every month. If you are an EPFO subscriber and have a PF account, it is advisable for you to be vigilant about the PF balance at all times. With  Umang app and EPFO portal, it’s now easier to check EPF balance check online. If you…

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