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Now Fly To The US For Just Rs 13,499: here is how

Now Fly To The US For Just Rs 13,499: here is how

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Flights to the United States (US) and Europe are set to get much cheaper from December this year as Iceland-based low fare airline Wow Air announced the launch of its flight operations in India. The airline will operate five direct flights a week between New Delhi and Keflavik airport in Iceland, as reported by Economic Times. A one-way ticket to the US and UK will reportedly be priced at Rs 13,499 including taxes. “To be offered in 4 exciting fare options: WOW basic, WOW plus, WOW comfy & WOW premium, the airline will introduce never-before seen fares to their transatlantic destinations for Indian travellers. A one-way ticket to Iceland, US, Canada and London in economy category called WOW basic will start from Rs 13,499 while the business class fares termed as WOW premium will be
Petrol Price Highest In Nearly 5 Years, Diesel At Record High

Petrol Price Highest In Nearly 5 Years, Diesel At Record High

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Petrol and diesel prices were hiked on Tuesday. That marked a second increase in petrol and diesel rates this month. On May 14, the prices were raised after a 19-day hiatus, a day before Karnataka election results. With Tuesday's increase, petrol price in Delhi is at a fresh 56-month peak and the price of diesel has registered a new all-time high. With effect from 6:00 am on May 15, petrol retailed at Rs 74.95 per litre in Delhi, Rs 77.65 per litre in Kolkata, Rs 82.79 per litre in Mumbai and Rs 77.77 per litre in Chennai, according to Indian Oil Corporation. Diesel prices were at Rs 66.36 per litre, Rs 68.9 per litre, Rs 70.66 per litre and Rs 70.02 per litre respectively. Karnataka voted on Saturday for a new assembly and the results will be announced today. Petrol, diesel prices hike...
SBI ATM-Cum-Debit Card: SBI’s Safety Message To Customers

SBI ATM-Cum-Debit Card: SBI’s Safety Message To Customers

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Promoting safety of debit cards, SBI or State Bank of India has shared some tips for its customers. Using microblogging site Twitter, SBI urged its customers to follow its precise safety instructions while using the debit card for any transaction. "Stay alert, stay safe," said SBI, which offers a variety of debit cards such as SBI classic debit card. The communication from India's largest bank is recent in a series of posts cautioning the general public against frauds. SBI, for example, allows cash withdrawals of a minimum Rs. 100 and maximum Rs.40,000 in a day from ATMs using its Classic debit card, according to the bank's website - sbi.co.in. Here are four tips shared by SBI to ensure safety of its ATM-cum-debit cards: 1. Memorise PIN SBI has advised its customers never to use obv
SBI FD vs Post Office FD: Which one gives better Fixed Deposit returns? What are their interest rates?

SBI FD vs Post Office FD: Which one gives better Fixed Deposit returns? What are their interest rates?

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SBI FD vs Post Office FD: Both Fixed deposit (FDs) accounts of banks and post offices are feasible investment options for investors who don’t want to take the risk of losing money. FD accounts offer guaranteed returns to the investors. Along with it, contributors also have the option the option of investing in the tax-saving fixed deposits (FDs) where income earned is allowed to be exempted under section 80 (C) of the Income Tax (I-T) Act, however, the amount will be locked up for five years. It means that investors cannot access their money before five years. Interestingly, in the regular fixed deposits which are offered by banks and post offices, subscribers can prematurely withdraw funds however, tax is applied on premature withdrawal. Here is the comparison between SBI fixed deposi
7 Credit Card Charges You Must Know About

7 Credit Card Charges You Must Know About

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Credit cards can be a boon when used judiciously as they entitle you to advance credit and great rewards. But if you’re careless with your card use, you could incur charges, penalties and a hefty interest rate. To ensure that you use your card smartly and not get overcharged, make sure you are aware of some crucial charges associated with credit cards. Joining or Annual Fee While many credit cards come free of cost, i.e. no joining fees and perhaps exemption from annual fee for a particular period, the ones with bigger rewards and benefits generally tend to have a joining fee. Some may waive off the joining fee for the first year but may have it from the second year. Sometimes these charges are waived off if one spends up to a threshold specified by the bank. Interest and Fin
IRCTC Train Ticket Cancellation In Case Of RAC, Wait-Listed Tickets:

IRCTC Train Ticket Cancellation In Case Of RAC, Wait-Listed Tickets:

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Are you not willing to travel on your RAC (Reservation Against Cancellation) tickets? IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) allows the facility of ticket cancellation through online TDR (Ticket Deposit Receipt) filing 30 minutes before the departure time, said IRCTC in a tweet posted on its official handle- @IRCTCofficial. TDR filing can also be done online in special cases when the chart is prepared but the passenger could not travel by the train he/she booked the ticket. Users can file the TDR and also track status of the refund case through tracking service provided by IRCTC, according to the official website of IRCTC- irctc.co.in. An RAC ticket is an Indian Railways ticket that ensures certainty of travel but does not guarantee a berth. Here are 5 things to know ab
How To Send Money Order Via Post Offices

How To Send Money Order Via Post Offices

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Post offices enable customers to send money orders. A money order is an order issued by the post office for the payment of a sum of money to the person in whose name the money order is sent through the agency of the post office. A 'Payee' is the person named in money order as the person to whom the money is to be paid. The advantage of sending money to someone through money order is that the money is delivered at the house or his/her place of stay, said India Post. Procedure of sending money order 1) Buy a money order form at the counter of the post office. A remitter is the person who sends the money order. 2) Fill in ink the necessary entries adding your signature or thumbs marks at the foot. A form without signature or thumb mark or incomplete in any respect will not be accepted,
AirAsia Announces New Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs. 3,555.

AirAsia Announces New Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs. 3,555.

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AirAsia has announced the introduction of direct flights from Amritsar to Kuala Lumpur at a starting one way all-inclusive price of Rs. 3,555 for the economy tickets. Under this promotional scheme, AirAsia is also offering premium flatbed flight tickets at a starting price of Rs. 9,555.  The last date to book tickets to avail AirAsia's offer is today, i.e. Sunday.  Passengers willing to avail the offer must up hurry up and book the tickets today. The direct flights from Amritsar to Kuala Lumpur are commencing from August 16, 2018. The travel period of the offer ends on October 27, mentioned AirAsia on its official website- airsasia.com. Under this offer, AirAsia is also offering connecting flights at a starting price of Rs. 5,910. AirAsia is offering flight tickets from Amritsar to Phno
10 Benefits Of PPF Account That You May Not Be Aware Of

10 Benefits Of PPF Account That You May Not Be Aware Of

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PPF or public provident fund account is one of the most popular small savings scheme. PPF account holders can invest up to Rs. 1.5 lakh in a financial year while the minimum deposit required is Rs. 500. Deposits can be made in lump-sum or in 12 instalments. PPF deposits qualify for deduction from income under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act. In terms of income tax implications, PPF accounts also qualify for EEE (exempt, exempt, exempt) tax category, which means an investor is not liable to pay tax at all three levels – investment, earning and withdrawal. Other Benefits Of PPF Account 1) Partial withdrawal from PPF account is allowed every year from 7th financial year from the year of opening account, India Post. The maximum amount allowed is limited to 50 per cent of the ba
65th National Film Awards: List of winners

65th National Film Awards: List of winners

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The 65th National Film Awards ceremony is taking place at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi. The winners, which were announced last month, will be gathering at the venue to be conferred with the award by President of India, Ram Nath Kovind. Late actress Sridevi was also awarded National Film Award for her stellar performance in her last movie Mom, which was also her 300th film. On her behalf, the prize will be collected by her daughters Janhvi Kapoor and Khushi Kapoor and husband Boney Kapoor. Late actor Vinod Khanna will also be conferred with Dadasaheb Phalke Award, India’s highest film honour. All the winners of National Film Awards 2018 Indira Gandhi Award For Best Debut Director:Pampally (Sinjar) Best Children's Film: Mhorkya Best Film on Environment Conservation: Irada Best Film on Soc