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Interest rates on small savings schemes unchanged for first quarter of FY23

March 31, 2022 6:07 pm

The interest rate has not been revised since the first quarter of 2020-21.

Revive postal savings schemes

September 08, 2021 8:18 pm

Mobilising household savings and channelising them for development activities has drastically reduced. Government can address this issue

Bank FDs vs Small savings schemes: Which are better investment options?

May 27, 2021 4:19 pm

Bank Fixed deposits (FDs) vs Small savings schemes: What should be your investment choice between bank FDs and small savings schemes? Let’s find out.

Small Savings Schemes: Latest interest rates on PPF, NSC, Sukanya Samriddhi and more

April 01, 2021 3:00 pm

Small Savings Schemes Interest rates 2021: We take a look at the current interest rates of the popular small savings schemes such as Public Provident Fund (PPF) and National Savings Certificate (NSC). Here's how much you can earn from these schemes by investing Rs 10,000.

Government may cut rate on small savings schemes in next quarter

March 18, 2020 5:38 pm

Bankers have been complaining that high rates on small savings schemes prohibit them from cutting deposit rates. Currently, there is a difference of nearly 100 basis points between deposit rate of banks and small savings rate for one-year maturity.

Small savings rate may see moderation next quarter: DEA secy

February 03, 2020 1:47 pm

During the current quarter, the government refrained from cutting interest rates on small savings schemes, including Public Provident Fund (PPF) and National Savings Certificate (NSC), despite moderating bank deposit rates.

Govt cuts interest rates on small savings schemes by 0.2 percentage points

December 27, 2017 10:16 pm

Interest on savings deposits were kept unchanged at 4 per cent. The interest rate for investments in the five-year Senior Citizens Savings Scheme has been retained at 8.3 per cent

Small savings schemes: Poll-bound Bengal on top in terms of collections

March 28, 2016 1:06 am

With high rates in FY15, total mop-ups in post offices had seen a 19.1% rise.

Postal savings scheme collections at Rs 2,74,720 cr

November 23, 2011 4:47 pm

The government today said gross collections under various small savings schemes of the Indian Post increased by about 9 per cent to Rs 2,74,720 crore in 2010-11 in comparison to the previous year.

Hike in small savings return a sweet pill

November 14, 2011 3:06 am

Interest rate hike is a good news,but the devil lies in the details says Ritu Kant Ojha