Monthly Archives: April 2019

Now, it is just an SMS away to link Aadhaar-Pan – Here is how it works

The Income Tax Department has extended the deadline to link Aadhaar Card with PAN Card from 31st March 2019 to 30th September 2019. This linking of Aadhaar Card and PAN Card is mandatory, failing which your Income Tax Return (ITR) will not be processed onwards and any banking transaction above Rs 50,000 won’t be possible […]

How to check Income Tax Refund status online

According to the official Tax Information Network (TIN) website of the Income Tax department, the tax refund is sent to assesses either through direct credit to account or through a refund cheque.  “Depending on the option exercised by the assessee while filing his annual ITR, the refund will be made either through electronic mode i.e. […]

Paytm launches recurring payments service for merchants

Paytm has launched recurring payment (auto pay) service for merchants that are working on a digital subscription model. The move will allow the subscription-based businesses to collect payments from their subscribers effortlessly. The auto pay service is targeted at people who use Paytm for bill payments, content subscription, grocery purchases, membership fees, housing society payments […]

How to send WhatsApp messages without saving the number

WhatsApp get irritated for not being able to send a message to the numbers that we have not fed in the phonebook. But there are methods to send WhatsApp messages to unsaved contacts. Here are some of the easiest methods for you: WhatsApp’s links The app has an official way for users to contact […]

Carrying plastic or PVC Aadhaar card? Here’s what you need to know

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) said last year in a statement that the plastic or PVC Aadhaar smart cards are not usable as the QR code often becomes dysfunctional during such unauthorised printing at some vendor or shop. Also, there could be a possibility of sharing Aadhaar details (personal sensitive demographic information) without informed […]

Jio Is Now giving Landline connection with GigaFiber

Reliance Jio has reportedly started rolling out landline services to Jio GigaFiber subscribers. The development comes a month after the company was seen testing Triple Play plan for GigaFiber subscribers in which Jio was offering unlimited voice calling support. The company is yet to officially say anything about the landline rollout or the expanded commercial […]

How to check if your Aadhaar was misused

Aadhaar card usage history: Aadhaar is the 12-digit number issued to the Indian citizens by Unique Identification Authority Of India (UIDAI). It contains both the demographic as well as biometric data of the citizens. It is used as a digital identity proof for availing a host of government subsidies and benefits. In some cases, such […]

Sukanya Samriddhi Account benefits and more details here

Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana (SSY) is one of the best schemes where you can invest as little as Rs 250 per month to financially secure the future of your daughter. The scheme currently provides 8.5% interest, which is compounded annually. You can invest up to Rs 1.5 lakh in a financial year in the SSY account […]

IRCTC Tips to get a confirmed Tatkal ticket

IRCTC offers online Tatkal ticket booking service, where bookings typically open at 10 AM for AC classes, and 11 AM for non-AC classes, one day in advance of the actual date of journey. Notably, Tatkal reservations are done on first-come-first-served basis. Here are some handy tips to help you get confirmed Tatkal tickets. Tips: Use […]

Aadhaar not needed to get SIM card – Details here

As per September 26, 2018 Supreme court verdict relating to Aadhaar authentication, the government has revamped the digital KYC norms, Aadhaar is not mandatory for getting a new SIM card connection. The government has directed telecom companies to implement this change and start accepting alternative documents. Now – Aadhaar is not mandatory to get new […]

Here’s a step-by-step guide to schedule email on Gmail

Gmail, the popular emailing service from Google, received a handy new feature -scheduling. The capability was announced earlier this month, meaning by now it should have hit both your phone’s Gmail app as well as the web version of the service. Now, if you want to schedule an email using the new tool, here’s a step-by-step […]