LIC children plans – Child Career plan

LIC Child career plan– As the name suggests, this plan is specially designed to meet the growing needs of a child’s education and career henceforth. This plan can be adopted right from the birth of your child, that is from ‘zero’ years (last birthday) and the maximum entry age into this plan is 12 years. So one can understand that …

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Best Valued Recharge Coupon from Airtel ever – RC 141

I thought this was coming sooner than later from the countries largest mobile operator Airtel. Ever since Tata Docomo made its footprints in India, other mobile operators started to realize the reality to reduce their call rates and began introducing new plans. Recently we even saw such an offer from Airtel called by the name ‘Special 5‘. Although it was …

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Demand draft – MICR code and other numbers

Demand draft in the Indian context is essentially a written order, where a buyer pre-deposits certain amount of money in a bank and hands over the ‘written order’ to the seller, so that the seller can ‘demand’ the deposited money from the bank where it was deposited (may not be in the same branch though). With effective from 1 April …

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Kotak Smart Advantage insurance plan details

Kotak Smart Advantage plan, whose tag is line is Make every rupee work for your happiness is essentially a Unit linked Insurance plan (ULIP) which basically accumulates your wealth systematically. The thing with ULIP’s, as you may know is that the Units are linked with the Stock ¬† ¬†market and so their value can vary accordingly. But you will have …

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Credit Card PIN- verified by Visa/Master card SecurityCode

Effective August 1, 2009 to make any online transactions with your credit card, you’ll need a separate PIN number or Password. This PIN/password can be obtained by registering your card with the bank with which it belongs. Previously, to make an online transaction you’ll only need to input the 16 digit card number, the expiry date, card holder name and …

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Compaq 610 laptop review

Previously I posted an article on Dell Inspiron 15 Laptop that I came across in my friend’s house. Today I came across another laptop in the same price tag of Rs.35000 but this time, it’s from Compaq, compaq 610. I was so impressed with the Inspiron’s performance and now lets see how this one fares. All laptops in this price …

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Best FREE offers in Reliance Mobile

If you are one big fan of mobile plan offers, Reliance Mobile is the way to go. It often introduces some cheap plans, both in prepaid and post paid that break the Industry rates and make other network operators think about it. One such offer is the ‘Unlimited STD offer‘ where a subscriber can make unlimited minutes of not only …

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Best STD and Local offer from Airtel ever

This was surely coming from the countries largest mobile operator. Ever since TATA DOCOMO was launched with all ‘first of its kind’ rates in India, other mobile operators should have been on their feet. Airtel now announces ‘Special 5‘ offer where you can call any 5 Airtel numbers for un-believable rates. This offer looks similar to the one which BSNL …

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Linksys wireless G router setup

For LinkSys wireless router, here is a quick set up that will take you to the Wireless Internet world. (I’ll be using WRH54G model, but other models like WRT54G can also be similarly configured) WRH54G router can be purchased for Rs.1800 from any reputed computer store. The setup can be made either by using the CD which will be given …

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LIC of India Policy Status check

We have seen earlier how to check your policy/premium status online by registering on the LIC of India Website. But unfortunately, it looks as though people do not have the time to do it themselves and want somebody to do it for them. You can see the comments in the link above, for people asking the status of their policy …

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BSNL NIC card review

BSNL has slashed the prices of its CDMA based NIC data card. It now offers the NIC card at just Rs.2500. And what’s more cool is that till the end of September 2009 (or until the stock lasts), under a promotional offer, BSNL is giving away these NIC cards at only Rs.1680. Network Interface Card of simply NIC card is …

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YSR – Happy Birthday – Convey your wishes to the leader on 8 July

The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Mr.Y S Raja Sekhara Reddy (Update: late) fondly known as YSR by his followers is celebrating his 60th birthday today on 8th July 2009. He was born on 8 July 1949 in Pulivendula of Kadapa District in Andhra Pradesh. Even though he is the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh and always stays in the …

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Dell Studio 15 Laptop review

I got my Dell Studio 1555 notebook delivered to me a month ago and this is my review on the overall performance of the notebook. The booking process was fairly simple and the delivery was made by BlueDart courier service exactly on the 5th day from the date of booking. I must say that was faster than what they promised. …

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8 Ultimate Gmail tips for better performance

Follow these 8 ultimate Gmail tips and extract more out your Gmail account: Sign out of Gmail from anywhere Some times you may access your Gmail account from a public computer and forget to logout. When you actually realize the fact, you are already in your home. Now you don’t have to worry about any misuse happening with your account …

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Tata Photon Plus USB modem tariffs and review

Tata has come up with a new Wireless Broadband service called as the Tata Photon Plus (photon +) , which works with a USB modem. It promises a speed of upto 3.1 mbps. But remember that the speed depends on the time of the day, the web page being accessed etc. Also this speed may only be upto their ISP …

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