Tag - NRI

Best Insurance for Stranded Visitors in the USA

Many friends in our Return to India group have been going through tough times now, since many of them have visitors in the USA and they’re stranded. The other day, someone was complaining that their parent who was visiting them in the USA, had...

5 Good Investment Options for NRIs in India

A recent report revealed that India remains at top of the list of major remittance recipients, with an expected remittance of about $65 billion in 2017, says an article in The Economic Times. More and more NRIs have started investing in the Indian...

Axis Bank NRI Services Review

With an increasing number of Indians choosing to go abroad in search of better job opportunities, Indian banks have started providing focused services for NRIs. For instance, Axis Bank recently launched Axis Bank Priority Savings Account, which...

SBI NRI Services Review

The State Bank of India, the largest lender in India, offers a plethora of services, for its non-resident Indian customers. Basically, there are four types of NRI accounts that the bank provides – Non Resident Ordinary Account (NRO), Non-Resident...

HDFC NRI Services Review

According to the Reserve Bank of India, in 2016, about $1.92 billion more was poured into non-resident Indian (NRI) deposits than in 2015, says an article on Business Line. No wonder more and more banks are launching various schemes for NRIs. With a...

How to Ship Furniture from USA to India

Did you know that 60% duty is charged on the shipment of newly bought items? And, if the value of your belongings is more than ₹1,50,000, you will need to pay 35% of the total value of the articles being shipped. So, before you plan on shipping your...

Citibank NRI Services Review

The reason Citibank’s NRI account is so popular is that it allows deposits in both foreign currency and the Indian rupee. It offers fully repatriable deposits of foreign currency in euro, US dollars, Canadian dollars, Australian dollars, pound and...

Best Term Insurance in India for NRIs

Did you know that NRIs can also buy term insurance in India? Isn’t that good news? For NRIs with family living in India, the best term insurance offers regular income, wealth maximization and support for your child’s education, says an article on...

Moving to Canada from USA – Process & Options

Canada and USA have a long, shared history. Since both countries share a common language, it becomes easier for Americans to move to Canada. From 2006 to 2015, approximately 86,436 permanent residents from USA moved to Canada, says an article in The...