About Soumen Das

Soumen Das
I am associated with insurance sector for many years. I completed my schooling from Kharagpur and I am honours graduate in Accountancy. I have been a part of a leading MNC in India as a operation executive. I have in-depth knowledge in all types of insurance products as I used to do the R & D on insurance products and gather lot of information on insurance industry and on the basis of my elaborate knowledge I regualrly write informative articles on various aspects of insurance based on my years of experience to help out those who seek various insurance related information.


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Shatter the myths and opt for much-improved new age home insurance plans in India

Natural disasters in India are not few and far between occurrences. The frequency and severeness of catastrophic events have noticeably increased in last few years. Of all human assets, households are worst sufferers of natural catastrophes and impose maximum financial loss to householders. Naturally, insuring home does make sense in India. But in reality, it […]

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Consider riders and top-ups to enhance the coverage of your health insurance plan

Health Insurance is no longer a strange phenomenon in Indian households. To combat skyrocketing medical expenses, most people are resorting to various health insurance plans in India with different coverage. Usually, policyholders in India opt for a coverage of Rs 3-4 lakh for an individual cover and Rs. 7-8 lakh for a family cover. However, […]

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One in 10 People in Urban India Will Spend More Than 1 lac This Year For Medical Cost

Over the past decade, India’s urban middle class people which comprise of the one fourth of the entire Indian population of 1.3 billion have been getting thrashed by skyrocketing healthcare costs. Arranging money for medical expenses is a nightmare for most urban Indians at the moment as it can potentially impoverish them in no time. […]

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What is the best travel insurance company in India in 2016?

Summer is the most preferred season for vacation among the majority of Indians. Children enjoy prolonged summer vacation in most states and their parents also make efforts to beat the heat by planning a vacation abroad. Solo backpackers also look for respite from the relentless heat simply by holidaying in an International destination. In essence, […]

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Best Car Insurance Companies In 2016 For All Types Of Private Cars

The niche of motor insurance constitutes more than 70% of India’s general insurance market. With each passing year new car insurers are making their way into the thriving domain of car insurance. This has made the task of finding the best car-insurer in India a daunting task for those people who have newly bought a […]

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Budget 2016: A Mixed Bag For Insurance Sector In India

Great expectations met with anticlimax as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley came up with a mixed bag for India’s insurance sector in the Union Budget of 2016-17. Last year’s union budget saw introduction of personal accident insurance plans, enhanced limit for tax deduction in health insurance policies and benefits for pensioners. This made us expectant of […]

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Top 5 Car Insurance Plans In India That Will Create Sensations In 2016

Car insurance in India is not a choice. Third-party car insurance is essential in India as per Indian Motor Act. Although, comprehensive insurance is not compulsory it is strongly recommended. This type of car policy will protect your own car financially from damage or loss due to natural or man-made disasters. Along with the car […]

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Free Roadside Assistance Is Now Available For The First Time In India At GIBL

The idea of a long drive has been haunting me for quite a while now. Far away from noisy and congested city streets, a long and desolate road with greenery on both sides which will instantly remind me the song ‘country roads’ is all what I was contemplating. Last weekend, I finally got the chance […]

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Chennai flood – What can you get on your motor insurance policy?

Venkat Srinivasan, a resident of Chennai had his car damaged due to flood last week. Mr. Srinivasan’s car was protected by a comprehensive car insurance plan and was confident that all his expenses for repair and replacement of motor parts will be reimbursed as he thought all the damages are claimable. However, Mr. Srinivasan’s notion […]

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Gift your parents a senior citizen health insurance plan this Diwali

 Diwali is approaching fast. People in India love to be with their loved ones during festivals and occasions. Actually, these are the most precious times to spend with friends, family and especially with our parents. From your very first day on earth till today, you have long been looked after by your parents and they […]

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