October 15, 2011 07:32 by Admin
Life 2011 research study by Nielsen suggests more urban indians turning to life insurance for savings, with planned investment of over 50% of investible income [More]
October 15, 2011 06:40 by Admin
Irda has licenced five repositories, including National Securities Depository, Central Securities Depository, Stock Holding India, CAMS and Karvy, to manage policies in e-insurance policies in line with Sebi's securities depositories.
Insurance repositories will hold all types of policies iss... [More]
October 10, 2011 08:59 by Admin
Post office deposit schemes account holders will soon enjoy higher returns as the finance ministry has decided to fast-track reform of the National Small Savings Fund (NSSF).
The Finance Ministry has decided to expedite implementation of the recommendations of the expert panel for market-lin... [More]
October 4, 2011 15:22 by admin
ICICI Prudential has launched its new term insurance plan "ICICI Prudential i-Care" replacing its previous online term plan "i-Protect".
The ICICI Prudential i-Care term plan is an online term insurance plan offering customers the opportunity to avail of a high life insurance cover of upto 1.... [More]
April 5, 2011 06:58 by admin
Why should one look at maternity insurance in India?
Insurance companies provide insurance only against uncertain and unusual circumstances by definition. And these uncertain circumstances could be death of a person, accidents, natural calamities, theft, etc. Thus, pregnancy was not considered as a... [More]
March 21, 2011 11:23 by admin
Estimates of National Disaster Management Authority reveal that about 60% of the Indian land is prone to earthquakes while 8% of the land is susceptible to cyclones with more than 60 million of our population living low coastal zones. Where does that leave us as individuals who wish to protect themselves against the risk of losing our Home and its contents and having to rebuild their lives all over again? [More]
March 21, 2011 07:23 by Admin
Waiver of premium is a benefit provided under certain life insurance plans or made available as an additional ‘rider’ on payment of an extra premium. The benefit associated with this comes into play if a policyholder is unable to pay his/her premiums on account of a serious injury or disablement resulting in loss of ability to earn an income or in some policies on account of the life insured’s death. [More]