Dry Days in Delhi for 2013

Dry Days List for 2013 Government of Delhi has notified 21 days in 2013 as Dry Days in Delhi. These 21 days include 3 national holidays of Republic Day, Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti. Other than these there are 18 festival days which are dry days. What does dry day mean? Many people are confused what happens in dry days. […] Continue reading →

Renting Bank Lockers: Charges, Guidelines and Alternatives

Bank Lockers Bank lockers have always been considered a safe and preferred place to store jewels, stock certificates, deeds and other valuables. While most banks offer such a facility, the locker size, annual rent, deposit required, time period and provision for refund differs for various banks. As you can see in the table below Private Banks like HSBC charge […] Continue reading →

Bank Holiday in Delhi – 2013

Holiday List 2013 Below is the list of holidays for Banks in Delhi for year 2013. Out of the 17 holidays, 3 fall on Sundays. S.NO. FESTIVALS DATE DAY 1 Milad – Un – Nabi/ Id – E – Milad 25-Jan-2013 Friday 2 Republic Day 26-Jan-2013 Saturday 3 Holi 27-Mar-2013 Wednesday 4 Good Friday 29-Mar-2013 Friday 5 Annual […] Continue reading →

IRFC Tax Free Bonds – Jan 2013 – Review

IRFC Tax Free Bonds - Jan 2013 - Review After Rural Electrification Corporation (REC), Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and India Infrastructure Finance Company (IIFCL), Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) Tax Free bonds, another Government-controlled company – Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC), is issuing tax-free bonds between January 21 and January 29, 2013. [note color=”#ffc600″]Update: The date for IRFC Tax free bonds have been extended till February 8, 2013[/note] IRFC Tax Free […] Continue reading →

UCO Tax Saver Deposit Scheme – Interest & Annual Yield [Miss-selling Advertisement]

UCO Tax Saver Deposit Scheme Its Tax Saving Season and all financial institutions are trying to en-cash this opportunity. If you are risk averse then five year tax saving deposit is one of the best avenues to save tax. UCO bank in its advertisement has published its annual yield, but has conveniently ignored to print the actual interest offered. I […] Continue reading →