A smart way to invest is to line up your investments with your goals. Thankfully, with this FD, you can opt for a flexible tenure ranging from 12 to 60 months, and enjoy a generous FD interest rates all throughout. Currently, you can get up to 8.35% as a senior citizen and 8.10% as a new investor, on an FD booked for at least 36 months with interest payable at maturity. So for long-term goals such as retirement or your child’s education, you can pick a longer tenor, and for other goals like buying a car or going on an international holiday, you can pick a shorter tenor. On maturity, you’ll have the funds you need to achieve your goal. … [Read more...] about Invest in FD now before interest rates fall
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It's not the only time interest rates have been cut by more than 0.25 percentage points, in fact during the global financial crisis there were times when the RBA cut a full percentage point in one meeting. … [Read more...] about Interest rates are at a record low. So how much will you save on your mortgage?
Spot gold dropped nearly 1 per cent to $1,559.22 per ounce as of 1:32 pm ET (1834 GMT). Prices had earlier soared to $1,610.90 in the session, their highest level since March 2013. US gold futures settled 0.9 per cent lower at $1,560.20. Earlier in the session gold jumped as much as 2.4 per cent after Iran retaliation to a US drone strike that killed an Iranian military commander last week. The US attack led to fears of a new war in the Middle East. Meanwhile, palladium extended its rally, undaunted by most market events driving other precious metals. Prices were up 2.6 per cent at $2,104.95, close to the all-time high of $2,108.81 notched earlier in the session. Platinum eased 1.4 per cent to $957.02 an ounce, while silver shed 1.3 per cent to $18.15. Silver prices had earlier notched a four-month high of $18.85. … [Read more...] about Gold rate today: Bullion falls as tensions in West Asia ease
NEW DELHI: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signalled immediate launch of negotiations for a free trade agreement with India with his administration expected to kick off the process through the mandated 90-day notice to the US Congress over the next few days. The move will come along with legal vetting of what is expected to be a $10 billion “limited trade deal” expected to see a restoration of generalised system of preferences (GSP) scheme for India in return for dismantling of “retaliatory tariffs” on American almonds, walnuts and pulses, apart from lowering import duties on high-end motorbikes like Harley Davidson and several farm and food products like cherries. India, US look at energy to bridge trade gap … [Read more...] about Big trade deal elusive, India & US eye Free Trade Agreement
For a smartphone under Rs 7,000, 10.or D offers a decent camera performance, though it has its own highs and lows. The camera doesn’t focus on the subjects as fast as you’d expect. Overall it does take decent photos in good lighting conditions. Surprisingly, it offers pretty good results in low and dark light conditions as well. … [Read more...] about Amazon 10.or D review: A budget smartphone with long battery life