PPF – Public Provident Fund | Fincover.

"PPF ( Public Provident Fund ) is a government-backed savings schemes. It is a tax-free plan with investments starting from Rs 500. It is a long term investment plan with a 15-year lock-in period". Investors can take advantage of PPF to diversify their investment portfolio. Partial withdrawals are permitted against your PPF balance subject to certain terms, and this comes to your aid during emergencies.