The Federation of Indian Associations (FIA) of the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut said in a statement that it “will be creating history” on August 15, 2020 by “hosting the first ever flag hoisting ceremony at Times Square” to commemorate India's Independence Day. … [Read more...] about 74th independence day: In a 1st, Indian tricolour to be hoisted at iconic Times Square in New York
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It is important to be debt-free. Having to pay EMIs when your income stops is like retiring with a millstone around your neck. By no stretch can you call it independence. Plan your independence day such that you repay your debts by then. A lot of forethought goes into spending only as much as you can afford. Hence, the need to borrow would be limited. … [Read more...] about How much money do you really need to be financially independent?
Life insurance is critical to protect your dependants in case something unfortunate were to happen to you. This will ensure that your loved ones are financially secure in case of any eventuality. Insurance companies offer two kinds of policies – pure risk cover and investment-cum-risk policies. It’s advisable to opt for pure risk insurance cover (Term plans) with add-ons such as disability cover, accidental death cover and critical illness cover, based on your specific needs. Insurance should be used only for protection and should not be combined with investment. Investment-based policies such as Unit Linked Insurance Plans (ULIPs) and endowment plans are expensive and offer much lower amount of cover for the same amount of premium as compared to term plans. … [Read more...] about 3 critical steps to take before you start investing
In a new report, the World Health Organization estimates that 7 million souls perished prematurely in 2012 as result of the diseases caused by indoor and outdoor air pollution. That’s one-in-eight of all fatalities that year. The vast majority–more than 5 million–were in Southeast Asia (which includes Indonesia) and the Western Pacific (China and the Philippines). Almost all the deaths occurred in lower- and middle- income countries. … [Read more...] about 1 in 8 Deaths Globally Are Linked To Air Pollution