The auspicious day of Dhanteras, which marks the beginning of the five day festivities of Diwali, is being celebrated in India today. The festival is celebrated as ‘Lakshmi Puja’ and Indians consider it beneficial to purchase gold on this day. However, festival rush and crowded stores are inevitable today as consumers flock to outlets in order to purchase gold. However, thanks to Paytm Gold and other sites websites that makes it possible to purchase gold online.
Paytm is offering ‘999.9’ pure gold at the click of a button this Dhanteras. Pure 24 Karat Paytm Gold Rs 3277.63 per gram. And the interesting aspect is that there is no minimum amount or quantity to buy Paytm Gold, and consumers can buy gold at as low as Rs 1, says Paytm. Users also have the option to accumulate gold in a 100 percent insured facility or having it delivered by paying nominal making charges.
Amazon too is offering 4exciting cashbacks on the purchase of gold coins on its portal. Flat Rs 1500 cashback is being offered on gold coins from 8 to 10 grams and shoppers have can choose coins based on purity as well. Amazon is offering up to 20 per cent off and up to 20 percent cashback on silver coins as well. Those who opt for gold and diamond jewellery can get up to 100 percent off on making charges.
Apart from Amazon, Snapdeal has opened a dedicated Dhanteras store wherein up to 20 percent off is being offered on gold bars and coins and a minimum 60 percent off on gemstones. The website is offering up to 60 percent off on earrings, pendants and rings as well.
Flipkart too wants to make the most out of Dhantersas and hence is offering up to 35 percent discounts on jewelry and gold coins. Users of SBI credit cards get an additional 10 percent discount of gold bars and coins.