PADANG. BI Padang held an ifthar jama’i with several orphans and Anak Juara of RZ in Padang VIII BI Branch Office, West Sumatra, Thursday (17/7). In addition to ifthar jama’i, BI also gave financial education and the socialization of the fuction of BI. Moreover, as a concern toward orphans and the needy, BI gave assistances to the children in the form of school equipments.
Nur Setiawati, Financial Access Team Analyst, said that this is the regular program implemented for civilize the interest in saving and good financial management early. “This program will be implemented periodically and it focuses on educating students, housewives, fishermen, and micro entrepreneurs,” she said.
The financial education toward students is focused on how to create financial management by saving their allowance. The deliverance of the material was in the form of storytelling thus it could be more attractive and easier to be understood.***