Wednesday , 27 March 2019

B & C

Insurance planning for rainy days

By Deepak Yohannan Life insurance provides death benefits if the insured dies within the policy term. But did you know that some insurance policies help you save for rainy days? Such life insurance plans allow you to draw money from your policy in the form of withdrawals or loans if the need arises. Please like & share: Read More »

A ‘sleeping’ giant

Having established itself as a leader in mattresses and other comfort products, Bandodkar’s Home & Lifestyle is all set to move to the next level with its own e-commerce portal Please like & share: Read More »

Medical safety net

With today’s hectic and stressful lifestyle, taking a health insurance for you and your family would seem to be a wise investment. The health insurance sector has evolved in recent times, with companies now offering cashless claims that can be quite beneficial. As we anxiously wait for the government to notify the new Health Insurance Scheme, MICHAEL FISHER scratches the ... Read More »

Keeping a close watch

IT expert Sandeep Prabhudesai chose to quit his job in Mumbai and returned home to Goa to set up a company which specialises in CCTV systems with smart functions, writes Michael Fisher Rivona is Goa’s most scenic village throughout the year will make you appreciate the beauty of ‘go slow’. Subhash Prabhudesai, now in his 70s, remembers being called back ... Read More »

A future in kitchens

The decision to start manufacturing furniture is a smart business initiative by S C Volvoikar whose unit, Classic Décor at Mapusa Industrial Estate, has had a smooth take-off, finds out SHOMA PATNAIK The furniture market in Goa is changing in profile. Double incomes, the shift to flats and the concept of good living is altering the way a customer views ... Read More »

Relish the ‘Shravan thali’

Hotels are on to a good thing — the traditional Shravan veg thali and other businesses are climbing on to the festival bandwagon too, discovers SHOMA PATNAIK If you step into Hotel Delmon in Panaji on a Monday these days then it is impossible to not miss the crowd of people waiting in the foyer. Ask around and discover that ... Read More »

Hand crafting a God

By Smriti Kothare Mardolkar | B&C In Hindu culture, before starting any new venture or anything afresh, Ganesh puja is a must. Ganapati heralds auspicious beginnings. Some families and households perform Ganesh puja as a tradition that is carried forward from their ancestors till date. With Ganesh puja slated for the month-end, people start planning their budget as prices of ... Read More »