Understanding Form 16

When it comes to Income Tax and Income Tax Return Form 16 is the most sought-after form. It is basically used by establishments and companies to provide information regarding tax deducted to their salaried employees. Also, form 16 can be…

Mutual Funds

Determinants of Mutual Fund Performance

Apart from market gains and management skills of the fund manager being the obvious factors affecting the performance of a mutual fund, there are several other factors which determine the same. A mutual fund is an investment portfolio which is…


Downloading e-Aadhaar and Password

An Aadhar number is a unique code comprising of 12-digits, the system is developed for the targeted delivery of services from the Government of India. A person’s Aadhaar includes personal details, demographics, and biometrics. The Unique Identification Authority of India…


Mutual Funds vs Stock: 6 Key Differences

Most people who are not familiar with the investment world often get confused between Stocks and Mutual Funds. There is a fundamental difference between both these investments. Before getting into their differences, let us try and understand what these terms…


Passport Renewal in India

Passport renewal is one thing most of us tend to forget, especially if we are not frequent travelers. Since it is almost March and most of us are planning a vacation, renewing your passport is important to avoid any last-minute…


PF Transfer Online

Need for transfer With increasing competition in the job market these days, people are changing jobs more often than they used to. With a job change, a lot of things need to be transferred from the previous to the new…

Weekly Market Report

Piggy Weekly Report 25/2/19

“You’ve got to tell your money what to do or it will leave.” – Dave Ramsey American radio show host and businessman Market earlier this week, specifically on the first two days, closed on the lower levels but managed to…


PAN Application- Online and offline

Permanent Account Number or PAN is a code that acts as identification for individuals, families and corporations, especially those who pay Income Tax. It is a unique, 10-character alpha-numeric identifier, issued to all judicial entities identifiable under the Indian Income…


Check PF Claim Status

PROVIDENT FUND Employee Provident Fund or EPF is the scheme which aids the retirement of salaried employees. It is a retirement fund scheme towards which both employee and employer contribute on a monthly basis. In most of the cases, it…