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Saving on ATM costs

Saving on ATM costs

Some banks have decreased ATM allowances which could mean you pay more for using the ATM. Here’s how to cut down that cost. [...]

November 24, 2014 Team MSI FINANCE 0

Gold prices in India

Gold prices in India

The gold rate is different from the rate at which it is sold. Here's a look at current prices at banks and jewellers across the country. This list was last updated on May 26, 2014. [...]

May 26, 2014 Team MSI FINANCE 0

Which banks use the daily rest method?

Which banks use the daily rest method?

How a bank calculates interest on the amount you owe them matters much in the long run. Find out which banks use the better daily reducing balance method and which ones don’t. [...]

October 15, 2013 Team MSI FINANCE, MSI NOW 0

Comparison of demat accounts in India

Comparison of demat accounts in India

A demat account is a convenient way to hold most of your investments – from stock and mutual funds to NCDs and NSC. Here’s how depository participants are charging customers. [...]

October 8, 2013 Team MSI FINANCE 2

Car loans with no prepayment penalty

Car loans with no prepayment penalty

Private banks can match the interest rates of PSBs, particularly if you hold an account with them, but their prepayment penalties makes them a bad option when looking for a car loan. [...]

September 30, 2013 Team MSI FINANCE, MSI NOW 0

Get a top-up health insurance plan

Get a top-up health insurance plan

If you’re considering an increase in the sum assured of your health insurance plan, consider a top-up plan. They’re a cheap, practical solution to all your insurance problems. [...]

September 20, 2013 Team MSI FINANCE, MSI NOW 0

Five ways to lower your car loan burden

Five ways to lower your car loan burden

With banks raising interest rates on car loans, and even SBI raising its eligibility benchmark, here are five easy ways to lower your car loan burden. [...]

September 13, 2013 Team MSI FINANCE 0

Bank charges you should know

Bank charges you should know

While you’re unlikely to notice them unless you carefully go through your statement, here’s a list of five bank charges that do merit your attention, particularly because they are avoidable. [...]

September 4, 2013 Team MSI FINANCE 0

Secure your credit, lower your expenses

Secure your credit, lower your expenses

A secured card is an excellent option if you want to reduce your credit card expenses, rebuild your creditworthiness or if your credit card application has just been rejected. [...]

July 5, 2013 Team MSI FINANCE, MSI NOW 0

‘Switching to direct plans was easy’

‘Switching to direct plans was easy’

Financial analyst Aasim Bharde expects to save a bundle from investing in mutual funds without an agent. Savings will be gradual, but he expects a huge difference over the long term. [...]

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