EPFO: Money will come to your PF account soon! Check balance through an SMS like this
The Central government has decided to pay the interest of FY 2019-20 in two installments to over six crore members of the Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). EPFO has to pay interest on PF at the rate of 8.50 per cent. It will pay 8.15 percent interest under the first installment and 0.35 percent later. 0.35% can be paid by December. In this case, the first installment of interest will soon be transferred to your PF account. Let’s know how you can know your PF balance and interest by sending an SMM.
Know PF balance through SMS
- If your UAN number is registered with EPFO, then information about the balance of your PF will be received through the message. For this, you need to send EPFOHO to 7738299899. Your PF information will be received through the message.
- If you want information in Hindi language, then EPFOHO UAN has to be sent by writing. This service of knowing PF balance is available in English, Punjabi, Marathi, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Bengali. For PF balance it is necessary that your UAN is linked to bank account, PAN and Aadhaar (AADHAR).
- You can check the balance on your passbook on EPFO website. To view the passbook, it is necessary to have a UN number.
Know PF balance through missed call
Know balance through 1 missed call – give a missed call from your registered mobile number on 011-22901406. After this, PF details will be received through the message of EPFO. Here also you must have UAN, PAN and Aadhaar link.
What Happens UAN Number – EPFO provides Universal Account Number (UAN) service through which account holders can see their PF account balance. This number is like a bank account.
(With inputs from livehindustan.com)