One in three elders had no income in past one year, only 29% had access to pension, provident fund | India News - Times of India

One in three elders had no income in past one year, only 29% had access to pension, provident fund | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: One in every three elders reported not having any income in the past one year, 32% elderly or their spouses had an annual income of less than Rs 50,000 and only 29% elderly reported having access to social security schemes like old-age pension, contributory pension or provident fund. Nearly, 65% of elders reported…

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Taking control of finances post retirement: 7 key considerations beyond health insurance | Business – Times of India

Financial planning for old age and illness shouldn’t just focus on health insurance. You don’t have to feel helpless about your healthcare expenses or the quality of care you receive. You can take control and manage your money wisely now. In a column in ET Uma Shashikant, the Chairperson, Centre for Investment Education and Learning…

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Access Cashless Treatment in Hospitals: Expanded Network for Policyholders | India Business News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Health insurance policyholders can access cashless treatment in hospitals that are not part of their insurance company’s network.The General Insurance Council, representing non-life insurance companies, has introduced the “cashless everywhere” initiative to facilitate this.The programme consolidates each insurer’s hospital network into a unified one.In this setup, participating insurers commit to honouring claims from non-network…

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