Good News! Budget 2024 May See Hike in Standard Deduction Limit for Salaried Taxpayers - Check Details

​​An increased standard deduction would benefit all salaried taxpayers, including those in higher income segments, though it may result in some revenue loss.

8 College degrees with high ROI in India: Check expected salaries

8 College degrees with high ROI in India: Check expected salaries

Is an MBA worth it in 2024?

Before committing your time and money, remember that not every sector rewards MBA equally. Consulting, finance and consumer goods companies survive on MBAs, but tech research or social enterprises rely much less on MBAs.

Bridging the math gap: Five reasons why financial literacy is crucial to start from an early age

It is essential for educators and parents to empower their children with confidence in numeracy skills, paving the way for financial literacy.

Top 6 news on June 24: Nifty 50 ekes out gains, surge in IREDA share price, Mamata urges to abolish NEET & more

Top 6 news on June 24: Nifty 50 ekes out gains; Adani Ports replaces Wipro in BSE Sensex. IREDA share price surges 4% after raising ₹1,500 cr via issuance of bonds. Mamata Banerjee writes to PM Modi amid NEET UG 2024 paper leak row

Meet Payal Agarwal, Who Redefined Business Success Without Formal Education

The initial phase of Payal Agarwal's career was marked by multifaceted roles. From 1998 to 2000, she worked as an educationist at Komputer Kid and continued in education with Pearls Academy until 2009.

ET NOW Closing Bell: Sensex recoups over 550 points from day's low to close in green, Nifty above 23500

The 30-share BSE Sensex climbed 131.18 points or 0.17 per cent to close at 77,341.08. The index made a low and a high of 76,745.94 and 77,423.02, respectively.

Realme C61 details leak: India price, design and specifications

The rumour has it that Realme is all set to release its next flagship in India and globally, Realme C61. While no information is officially out yet, the rumours and leaks speaks a lot about the device.

7 things Successful People never Waste their Time Doing

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5 tips for managing your Savings Account more effectively

When opening a savings account, consider factors such as interest rates, minimum balance requirements, fees, and the convenience of banking services offered.

Gold Price Falls In India: Check 22 Carat Rate In Your City On June 24

Gold Rate Today In India: On June 24, the price of 10 grams of gold hovered around Rs 72,000. Pure 24-carat gold was valued at Rs 72,370 per 10 grams, whereas 22-carat gold was priced at Rs 66,340 per 10 grams. Meanwhile, the price of silver fell to Rs 91,900 per kilogram.Gold rate today in India: Retail gold price on June 24Check gold rates today in different cities on June 24, 2024; (In Rs/10 grams)City22 Carat Gold Price24-Carat Gold...

These Mistakes Damage Your CIBIL Score, Know How To Increase Your Credit Score

Most people in their lives need loans at some point, either by way of financing their products or through cash or in terms of home loans. These loans are sanctioned by lenders on the basis of the credit score provided to borrowers by various platforms. One such score is the CIBIL score. This has to be good if you want a loan. Know what mistakes can damage the score, and how to improve if you have a low score.It is necessary to keep your CIBIL...

Annual income limit for identifying creamy layer in BCs increased to ₹8L: Saini

Saini said this is similar to the central government norm and income from salary and agriculture will not be included in this limit. Saini announced the fresh criteria at OBC Morcha Sarv Samaj Samrasta Sammelan held in Gurugram on Sunday.

As green shift sees affordability challenges in the West, India's green discount pulling in climate investments

The green discount in India is getting ‘accelerated’, by not asking customers to make choices based on moral grounds but on economic ones – an economic rationalization makes the transition to greener solutions more appealing.

Quant Mutual Fund: What investors should do after SEBI's action?

Quant Mutual Fund SEBI news: The market regulator has initiated investigations for suspect of front-running

Budget 2024: When will the Union Budget 2024-25 be presented? Know key dates

With the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, securing a third term at the Centre in the recently concluded 2024 Lok Sabha elections, all eyes are now on the upcoming Union Budget 2024 slated to be tabled in the Lower House of Parliament in July.Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Interim Budget 2024-25 earlier this year, ahead of the general elections.After being sworn in as the finance...

Buying a home in your 40s? Here are 4 key things to keep in mind

Buying a home in your 40s in India can be a good investment for your future if you evaluate all of the important considerations and plan wisely.

Taylor Swift's economic clout has now come for Europe

Over the last year, Swift's Eras Tour injected billions into the US economy. She could do the same thing for Europe.

9 simple tips to maintain a money plant at home

In many cultures, a healthy money plant is seen as a sign of growth and financial stability in the home. But sometimes, due to lack of knowledge, the plant can have stunted growth or might rot due to a few mistakes. Here we list 9 simple tips to maintain a money plant at home.

When is the right time to increase your credit card limit?

Increasing your credit card limit is a big step that should be approached with care and consideration. Let's discuss about when it might be a good time to increase your credit card limit.

Budget 2024: Fresh Tax Slab Likely to Be Introduced Under New Tax Regime in Big Relief to Salaried Taxpayers

Budget 2024: India Inc has also pitched for lowering income tax burden on common man. During pre-Budget consultation with Sitharaman, the industry leaders and associations urged the government to include relief in income tax at the lower end of income slabs.

How does a personal loan affect future loans? Here are the positives and negatives

The impact of a personal loan on your future loans can be either positive or negative, depending on how you utilise the funds.

Paytm Expands Travel Services With New Partnerships: Know Details

Paytm Travel has added new international carriers, including Cambodia Angkor Air, SalamAir, and FlyDubai.

Hungary announces Golden Visa scheme for foreign real estate investors

Foreign nationals who make qualifying investments in Hungarian real estate can apply for Golden Visas.

India's current account deficit narrows to 0.7% of GDP in FY24; Q4 shows 0.6% surplus

India’s current account deficit moderated to 0.7% of the GDP in FY24, compared with 2% in the previous years, on account of higher services trade and greater net portfolio inflows before India’s inclusion in the global bond index, data released by the Reserve Bank of India showed on Monday. The current account deficit for FY24 declined to $23.2 billion from $67 billion in the previous fiscal, as the current account turned positive in the last...

Mutual Fund Calculator: Starting Rs 3000 SIP at 30? Here’s how much you will get at retirement

Mutual fund compounding allows investors to earn interest on their invested funds and reinvest the returns, generating further interest over time. The compounding impact of SIP investments allows income generation not only from the initial investment but also from the subsequent interest earned.

Vedanta mulls 1st dollar bond sale of $500 million

The bond sale could climb to $1 billion depending on the response from investors, according to one of the people. The company is also exploring other avenues of fundraising, including equity sales and local currency loans from domestic banks, the people said.

An American couple built a $1 million portfolio and retired in their 40s. Here's how they did it.

Jim White shared how he reached FIRE — Financial Independence, Retire Early — and retired at 43.

A California millennial who makes six figures says it feels like he has to choose between buying a home, starting a family, and advancing his career: 'I feel behind financially'

A California-based millennial who makes six figures shares why the costs of homeownership and starting a family have made him feel far from "rich."

Walmart says this store manager could earn half a million dollars this year — and he doesn't have a college degree

Mustafa Tovi, 45, started off as a part-time employee for Walmart and has stayed with the company for 25 years.

Home Buying: What is the ideal age to buy your own house in India?

It’s essential to evaluate your circumstances, market conditions, and future goals before buying your own house.

Petrol, Diesel Price Today: Check Latest Fuel Prices In Your City On June 24

Petrol, Diesel Prices On June 24, 2024: Fresh prices for petrol and diesel were announced on Monday, June 24. The country’s Petrol and diesel prices depend on crude oil prices internationally. Fluctuations in crude oil prices lead to changes in fuel prices in India. Check the latest petrol, and diesel prices to know if there is an increase in the amount customers will have to shell out for a litre.Government oil marketing companies release the...

SIPs: This mutual fund equivalent of bank recurring deposits can make you a crorepati - here’s how

SIP route to become a crorepati? An investor who invests Rs 10,000 per month in the BSE Sensex TRI (Total Returns Index) for 25 years would accumulate Rs 2.71 crore.

Taxing the super-rich? 74% of Indians support it – Here’s why

As G20 finance ministers prepare to meet next month, a new survey reveals overwhelming public support for a wealth tax on the super-rich. The survey, conducted by the Earth4All initiative and Global Commons Alliance, found that 68 per cent of people in G20 countries support the idea as a means to address global hunger, inequality, and the climate c...

Value of 1965 Quarter Coins: Is It Worth Money?

Whether building a collection or searching circulation for profit, this will help you identify top specimens of this transitional date

Suzlon Energy stock climbs to 52-week high, up 291% in a year; should you buy?

Shares of Suzlon Energy jumped 5 percent on July 24 to hit a 52-week high of Rs 55.70 on the National Stock Exchange (NSE), extending gains to the third straight session. The stock has seen great interest from investors ever since several brokerages issued bullish calls on the counter, citing impressive debt reduction, efficient working capital management and a positive outlook. At 12:49 pm, Suzlon Energy shares was trading 3.4 percent higher at...

I grew up in poverty, but I'm doing 3 things to build my wealth and fight inflation

I plan on being able to retire early, but the biggest benefit of my financial plan is that I don't have to fear the unexpected.

Chandu Champion box office collection day 10: Kartik Aaryan film witnesses growth, inches close to ₹50 crore mark

Chandu Champion box office collection day 10: Directed by Kabir Khan, the biopic sports drama opened to positive reviews.

SafeGold CEO on why digital gold is better

SafeGold, a digital platform, redefines gold investment with innovative ways to buy, sell, and store vaulted gold. Founder Gaurav Mathur envisions a global standard for digital gold transactions using a technology-driven ecosystem. The company's revenue grew by 35% to Rs 6,100 crore in FY24, maintaining profitability and aiming for faster profit growth.

Budget 2024 Likely To Bring Relief For THESE Taxpayers Battling Inflation & Boosting Consumption

New Delhi, June 19 -- Budget In end July, the FIRST budget of the Modi 3.0 government will be presented and understandably, expectations are high - especially taxpayers' expectations. For one, PM Modi while staking claim to form the government said that his government would focus on raising middle class savings and improving the quality of their lives. Second, the last time anything significant was announced for taxpayers was during the 2020 budget, when a new tax regime with lower slabs was brought in and also, considering the high levels of inflation, people do deserve some relief. Now, it seems budget 2024 is going to bring relief for taxpayers - here's how

I turned my failed Etsy shop into a business that made $1 million in its first year. Here's how I did it by 21.

When 21-year-old Keida Dervishi started an Etsy shop for her embroidery designs, she didn't plan on launching a multiple 7-figure business.

How much salary did Gautam Adani get in 2024?

Billionaire Gautam Adani's salary for the financial year was lower than his own executives and most of his industry peers such as Rajiv Bajaj and Sunil Mittal.

How to get a Virtual Credit Card? Validity, benefits – Here’s everything you need to know

While virtual credit cards come with some limitations, the benefits often outweigh the drawbacks, making them a valuable tool for enhancing online transaction security.

Math made easy: Ten strategies to overcome anxiety

Here are ten strategies to overcome math anxiety. Check the complete guide.

Is PAN Card Mandatory For Cash Deposits In Your Bank Account? Know Rules Here

Wondering if you need a PAN card for cash deposits in your bank account? Navigating the banking regulations can be tricky, but understanding the rules can save you from unexpected hassles. Here’s what you need to know to ensure your cash transactions are smooth and compliant.What Is a PAN number?A PAN card stands for Permanent Account Number card. It’s a vital document in India issued by the Income Tax Department. PAN is a 10-digit alphanumeric...

How Much Does It Cost to Study Abroad in Top Countries?

Check out the average cost to study abroad in the USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, France, Singapore and more.

The illusion of mutual fund NFOs: 4 myths busted

As per the Association of Mutual Funds of India (AMFI) data, the Indian mutual fund industry collected ₹66,000 crore in FY2024 and ₹62,000 crore in FY2023 through new fund offers (NFO). Typically, a fund house launches an NFO to expand its product basket, or to catch an upcoming investment trend. Typically, there are four selling points to every NFO: --> You get a low Net Asset Value (NAV). --> You get more units. --> Exposure to new strategies....

Book profits now or stay invested? Nilesh Shah's take

Nilesh Shah from Kotak AMC says Indian investors are optimistic about the market but not irrational. He further emphasizes the importance of creating financial security for every Indian through capital market participation to generate real returns, addressing the low percentage of savings in above inflation return products in Indian markets.

9 easy steps to get your finances sorted, as per money experts

There is a section of people who want to save, but they have no guidance around the same. Perhaps, for them, this article could be handy. India Today spoke to entrepreneurs and Chartered Accountants who shared nine tips and tricks to up your finance game.

10 common money habits of self-made millionaires

​Successful millionaires capitalize on opportunities that promise financial success and security. They have certain positive habits that demonstrate financial prudence. Here we list down ten common money habits of self-made millionaires.​