How To Check PPF Account Balance

An account under PPF Scheme, 1968 is considered as the safest and popular long term savings plan. A PPF account can be opened at only Government Authorized Banks, their branches and post offices. It is based on the facilities provided…

Eligibility for Opening a PPF account

The Public Provident Fund Scheme, 1968 is a scheme backed by Central Government. The rate of interest is announced by government every fiscal year. As it is controlled by Government directly, so it is safe to invest in this 15…

PPF – Public Provident Fund

What Is The Public Provident Fund (PPF) Scheme 1968? The PPF Scheme (Public Provident Fund), was introduced by the Ministry of Finance (MoF) in India in the year 1968 as a tax-free savings avenue. It is the most tax efficient…

Features of the PPF Scheme, 1968

Some of the Features of the PPF Scheme, 1968: Interest rates: Interest rates of PPF account is set by Central Government periodically, that is fully exempted from Income Tax under section 80 C Duration of scheme: The actual tenure of…