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How To Check Your Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) Balance

How To Check Your Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) Balance

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Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) requires mandatory contribution from every employee towards his or her retirement savings. Companies employing more than 20 people have to compulsorily make contributions towards the EPF. So basically, both the employee and the employer make equal contributions towards the EPF kitty. The employee as well as the employer contribute 12 per cent each towards the EPF. Out of the 12 per cent that is paid by the employer, 8.33 per cent is invested in Employee’s Pension Scheme (EPS) while the remaining 3.67 per cent is invested in the EPF. Every employee must keep checking the balance deposited every month in his or her EPF account, say financial experts. Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), the nodal body of EPF, allows subscribers to check EPF balanc
How to Change/Update Photo in Aadhar Card

How to Change/Update Photo in Aadhar Card

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How to Change/Update Photo in Aadhar Card: We all end up having a funny looking picture on our verification documents and Aadhaar card is the new one in this. We have found some tricks to help you look great even on your Aadhaar card and steps on how to make corrections on your Aadhaar card. Aadhaar card is a unique identification that serves as a proof of identity, and address for each one in the country including children. One of the most significant features of an Aadhaar card is that it is devoid of any classification on the basis of cast, creed, gender, religion and geographical area. Aadhaar car enable a person to verify his/her identity across the globe. Aadhaar card can be used at multiple places as an identity proof. With the Aadhaar self service update portal you can get mult...
Train Cancelled? IRCTC To Credit Entire Amount To Your Bank Account..

Train Cancelled? IRCTC To Credit Entire Amount To Your Bank Account..

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When your train is cancelled from the start station to the destination, then the passenger name record (PNR) is automatically cancelled and the credit is transferred to the bank account. The refunds are made in the same bank accounts from where the booking has been made. However, the passengers must note that when they cancel the tickets on their own, then some cancellation charges apply. For instance, in case of first AC/ executive class, the cancellation charges are Rs. 240. In case the passenger traveled by the second A/C or first class, the cancellation charges levied by the IRCTC would be Rs. 200. In case of third AC/ACC/3A economy, the cancellation charges that IRCTC (Indian Railways Catering And Tourism Corporation) levies amount to Rs. 180. However, for the second sleeper class,...
SBI vs HDFC vs ICICI vs PNB vs Axis Bank: ‘Hidden’ ATM card charges compared

SBI vs HDFC vs ICICI vs PNB vs Axis Bank: ‘Hidden’ ATM card charges compared

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SBI vs HDFC vs ICICI vs PNB vs Axis Bank: Are you aware of the hidden charges you pay for every transaction you make with your debit cards? For example, everytime you use an SBI Debit card on other banks’ terminals, you end up paying 2.5% or Rs 10 (Whichever is higher). Similarly, if you use an HDFC debit card at railway stations, you end up paying Rs 30 per ticket extra + 1.8% of the transaction amount. These charges are all available on the websites of the banks but users are not always aware of them. Following are all the charges SBI, HDFC, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank and PNB take from you for using debit cards. If you use another card, check the charges you pay on the website of the bank. State Bank of India: Debit Card related charges Sl.No Particulars Charges Rs 1 D
Railway Recruitment 2018

Railway Recruitment 2018

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Railway Recruitment 2018: Railways will soon going to release the official notification for the recruitment of 9500 posts in Railway Protection Force. Candidates can check the official website for more details about the RPF Recruitment 2018. Well as of now there is no official notification available on the website but soon it will be there. The announcement is been made by the Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on its Twitter Account, Here are the fill details of the Railways RPF Recruitment 2018. Check all Details here. Railway Recruitment 2018 Under Railways Protection Force According to the Tweet of Piyush Goyal, Railways is going to provide 1 Lakh jobs for the people and soon will announce 9500 vacancies in RPF (Railway Protection Force). The online process will start soon and out of
What Is E-Aadhaar Card? Steps To Download It And Other Details

What Is E-Aadhaar Card? Steps To Download It And Other Details

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E-Aadhaar card is a password protected electronic copy of the Aadhaar card, the 12-digit unique identity number which is digitally signed by the competent authority of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), as mentioned on UIDAI's official website - uidai.gov.in. As per Aadhaar Act, e-Aadhaar is equally valid like a physical copy of Aadhaar card for all purposes, added UIDAI on its website. Residents can easily download the e-Aadhaar card number by visiting UIDAI websites - uidai.gov.in or eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in. Subscribers can also validate digital signatures in e-Aadhaar, said UIDAI on its website. Steps to download e-Aadhaar card: Subscribers can download e-Aadhaar card by following two ways: 1. By Using Enrollment Number a) Click on uidai.gov.in and go to 'Downlo...
UIDAI says no essential service or benefit can be denied of Aadhaar number

UIDAI says no essential service or benefit can be denied of Aadhaar number

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New Delhi: Aadhaar-issuing authority UIDAI on Saturday said no essential service or benefit like medical facility, school admission or ration through PDS can be denied for want of the biometric national ID. In a statement, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) asked government departments and state administration “to ensure that no essential service or benefit shall be denied to a genuine beneficiary for the want of Aadhaar whether it is medical help, hospitalisation, school admission or ration through PDS”. “There are exception handling regulations issued by UIDAI vide its circular dated 24 October 2017, which must be followed to make sure that no beneficiary is denied of benefits for the want of Aadhaar,” it said. UIDAI said it has taken a serious note of some
Airtel and Idea stocks fall post Jio’s new rates

Airtel and Idea stocks fall post Jio’s new rates

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MUMBAI: Shares of telecom majors Bharti AirtelBSE -6.51 % and Idea CellularBSE -5.38 % tanked in morning trade Wednesday, a day after Reliance Jio offered 500 Mb more data at the same price points, underlining the continuing tariff war which will hurt average revenue per user further. Market leader Bharti Airtel's shares were down 4.4 per cent to Rs 469.15 a piece while that of Idea Cellular dropped 5 per cent to trade at Rs 94.45 per share on the Bombay Stock Exchange in a flatbroad market. The industry, already plagued by tariff wars and debt of Rs 5 lakh crore has had another poor quarter. The latest tariff cuts are expected to drag average revenue per user (ARPU) by another 20-30 per cent in the coming quarters. Late Tuesday, Jio revised its tariff plans for the second...
How to delete WhatsApp ‘Good morning’ messages and more

How to delete WhatsApp ‘Good morning’ messages and more

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A report in WSJ says WhatsApp Good Morning messages are clogging up smartphones in India and slowing down these mobiles. Here's how Google's Files Go app can help users to clear up space on their phone. For smartphone users in India, figuring out how to clear space on the device can often be a challenge. Yes, 32GB storage phone with microSD support might be the new standard here, but this is often never enough given the love for WhatsApp forwards in India and phones tend to fill up fast on storage. In fact, Wall Street Journal has reported on how WhatsApp forwards, especially ‘Good Mornings’ are causing phones to fill up in India. The report also looks at the Google Files Go app, which has crossed 10 million downloads on the Play Store since its December,
Apple iPhone X To Face End Of Life In 2018

Apple iPhone X To Face End Of Life In 2018

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Apple iPhone X To Face End Of Life In 2018 A few months ago, Apple released its much anticipated iPhone X. The phone created lots of demands because it carries a unique design and some awesome technology. However, Apple’s iPhone X could end up being the first previous year model that is not retained in 2018. The predictions of well-known analyst Ming Chi-Kuo says that Apple iPhone X will face “end of life” in summer 2018 and will not be retained after the new iPhone being launched. This is probably because the Apple iPhone X sales were not as high as expected. According to the reports from AppleInsider, Ming-Chi Kuo’s note also said that the company will probably ship 18 million iPhone X devices in the first half of 2018. Ming-Chi Kuo also said that iPhone X is not successful in C