Here’s a recap of policy moves on the personal finance front in 2017 and how they impacted investors/taxpayers

The overhang of demonetisation and falling interest rates on deposits notwithstanding, borrowers, savers/investors and taxpayers have had quite a bit to take home in 2017. Lending rates dipped, the government launched an assured return product for senior citizens, sweetened the deal for NPS subscribers and gave the EPF a facelift in some ways. Taxpayers were faced with more disclosures and high...