It has always been easy to register for VPF just by intimating your employer in a basic KYC form with the amount of deduction for VPF from salary and your EPF account can then serve as your new VPF account.
With so many investment options (Mutual Funds, Equity, ULIPs, NPS, Post office schemes, PPF, EPF Pension Plans etc.) coming up, it is becoming more difficult for youngsters to zero in on the most suitable retirement option.However, it should be noted that the investment in such scheme is not mandatory and an employee can opt to invest as per his own discretion and amount.Let’s understand why investing in VPF is such a good tax saving investment option.However, in view of the difficulties experienced with stated preference techniques in the valuation of life, it is clear that an urgent reappraisal is needed of revealed preference techniques if people’s safety is to be safeguarded adequately. American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 4, 442-473. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 84, 337-343. (2009) Cross-Sector Weighting and Valuing of QALYs and VTPFs. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, in Press. American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 3, 655-673. American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 3, 687-699. American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 3, 279-294. American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 3, 295-306. (2014) Testing the Validity of the “Value of a Prevented Fatality” (VPF) Used to Assess UK Safety Measures. (2013) Explaining the “Buy One Get One Free” Promotion: The Golden Ratio as a Marketing Tool. (2013) Using Relative Utility Pricing to Explain Multibuy Prices in Supermarkets and on the Internet. (2013) Generalized Demand Densities for Retail Price Investigation. (2013) Retail Price Optimization from Sparse Demand Data.The road of employment leads an employee to the ultimate goal of saving for retirement.Such response patterns on the part of respondents were found in a high-profile study carried out on behalf of a number of UK Government Departments. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 84, 329-336. However, the authors of that study considered the responses “aberrant”, and dismissed their survey in favour of their later one, which they based on a novel elicitation technique and which led to a VPF that was lower by a factor of between 5 and 10.