The Government of India has been on the forefront of giving schemes for the Girl Child in India. Are there any post office saving schemes for the boy child in India? I was looking at Ponmagan Podhuvaippu Nidhi Scheme but it seems that the scheme is available only in Tamil Nadu Post Office.
After the banks and financial market regulators made the Know Your Customer (KYC) process mandatory for all individuals and organizations, many reputed and established organizations have started to offer KYC services on behalf of capital market players. Robust customer data collection and management has been the important aspect of these organizations.
A fixed deposit is one such financial instrument which will help you deposit a sum with a bank for a predetermined period of time and the bank pays an interest on that sum. In essence, it’s a way of lending money to a bank, the opposite of taking a loan. These are sometimes even referred to as bonds or term deposits.
cKYC is known as Central KYC, is a centralized registry for maintaining the KYC records of an individual digitally. The cKYC registry was launched July 2016, with an aim to reduce the level of documentation and KYC verification process involved in a financial transaction with different financial institutions including Banks, Insurance, NBFCs and Mutual Funds.
Public Provident Fund Scheme is a saving scheme that comes with tax benefits. Ministry of Finance introduced this scheme in the year 1968. The main objective of PPF is to encourage general people to mobilize their small savings. The interest offered on these schemes are not taxable. Precisely, PPF is an investment with non-taxable returns.