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December 14, 2016

Demonetisation Gives Birth to Innovative Laundering Methods

From Black Money Act and Income Disclosure Scheme to Demonetisation scheme, government has left no stone unturned to demolish parallel economy. However, hardcore tax evaders have taken this as an opportunity to come up with new and increasingly innovative ways to launder cash. Some of […]
October 26, 2016

Shopping tips for festive season

Major festivals like Holi and Diwali (Dipawali) are synonymous with shopping in India. Shopping gives immense pleasure but also burns a hole in our pocket. So how shall we shop without busting our budget is the question which haunts every shopper. To answer this age […]
October 3, 2016
7th pay commission

Government Doubles HRA under Seventh Pay Commission

In this ongoing festive season, government has delighted salaried taxpayers by boosting their HRA. The decision was taken by the Committee on Allowances which was set up to settle ongoing issues on allowances. Government had earlier notified a 2.57-time hike in basic salary for over […]
September 27, 2016

A Brief Introduction to GST

Goods and Services Tax or Indian version of GST is a destination based tax proposed by the government with the aim to eliminate several indirect taxes like VAT, Central Excise Duty, Sales Tax, Service Tax, etc. It is fondly described as one tax for one […]
September 5, 2016
Teacher's Day

Happy Teachers’ Day! How to Learn from Your Colleagues?

Learning is a continuous process. Our journey from cradle to the grave is filled with innumerable lessons. So we should never put a brake to our learning cycle. You get more opportunities to learn during your work life than you get in your school days. […]
August 17, 2016
financial planning for study abroad

7 Things You Must do Before You Plan to Study Abroad

Are you one off those who dreams of a high paying career path and wish to pursue a higher education from a reputed international university/ institute? If yes then there are few things you should start planning well in advance, let us see what you […]
August 3, 2016

7 Habits to be Avoided at Work Place

“A habit is something you can do without thinking – which is why most of us have so many of them.” Who does not want to take his or her career to the next level? And if you are guilty of any of the following, […]
August 3, 2016
Success at Work

The keys to being successful at work

I agree with those of you who have said that success at work depends on both – our individual zeal and also the organization we work in. It is extremely important that our personal goals are aligned to that of the organization’s vision. The organization’s […]
August 3, 2016
Financial Commandments

6 Financial Commandments for Your 20s

20s is the time when we witness many big transitions in our life. We face the biggest turmoil of our lives in our 20s. Our college life ends and work life begins. We marry our love or fall in love with the one we marry. […]
August 3, 2016
Retirement Planning

Smart Tips to Successfully Retire Early

Most of the salaried people live from paycheck to paycheck. From the day we get our first job, we dread the thought of retiring unprepared. It is wise to be prepared for financial uncertainties of life whether its retirement or any crisis. Someone once wisely […]