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All about Senior Citizens’ Savings Scheme

Senior Citizens' Savings Scheme Senior Citizens’ Savings Scheme (SCSS) is one of the best fixed deposit schemes for Retired Senior Citizens due to following reasons: backed by Government of India, so high safety, assured quarterly payments and ease of handling. This post provides details of rules and regulations for SCSS. Who can open SCSS? As the name states, anyone […] Continue reading →

NPS – Maturity, Partial Withdrawal & Early Exit Rules

NPS: Maturity, Partial Withdrawal and Early Exit Rules The government wants NPS (National Pension Scheme) to be the preferred investment vehicle for pension planning for majority of its citizens. Unfortunately as it happens with most of Government plans, NPS too has flaws which are holding investors back. To encourage investment in NPS, PFRDA (Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority) which regulates it have made […] Continue reading →