Financial literacy is crucial in supporting financial inclusion, especially in the context of the advancement of Digital Financial Services (DFS).
Financial literacy for all has to be ensured to
Implement the Vision 2041 of the Government of Bangladesh
Achieve the Sustainable Development Goal within 2030 declared by United Nations
Implement the National Financial Inclusion Strategy (2021-2026) of Bangladesh etc.
In this regard, Financial Inclusion Department of Bangladesh Bank (BB) has issued FID circular no. 01 dated March 27, 2022 which is named as ‘Financial Literacy Guidelines (FLGs)’ with a view to rolling out a wide range of financial literacy programs for mass people to promote responsible financial behavior of individual towards impactful financial decision.
To this effect, AB Bank Limited has formed its Financial Literacy Wing (FLW) to carry out the financial literacy programs all over Bangladesh as per the guideline of Bangladesh Bank.
Financial Literacy Day Celebration 2023
AB Bank Celebrates Financial Literacy Day
AB Bank Limited celebrated the “Financial Literacy Day” through discussion sessions at 40 branches all over Bangladesh on Monday, March 06, 2023. The sessions were conducted through sharing views with the customers to make them familiar with the wide range of banking products & services and to mitigate the communication gap between customers and bankers. Customer awareness on banking products & services and banking operations related issues were discussed in the program. AB Bank Financial Literacy Wing (FLW) prepared a slogan “আর্থিক সাক্ষরতা অর্জন করি, সুখী সমৃদ্ধ জীবন গড়ি” on the occasion of this day and posted it in the Facebook and in the website.
As per the Financial Literacy Guidelines of the Bangladesh Bank, the Financial Literacy Day will be celebrated on the First Monday of March in every year.
Slogan used on the occasion of Financial Literacy Day celebration
Chapai Nawabganj Branch, Dhaka celebrated the day with the customers at branch premises
Faridpur Branch, Faridpur celebrated the day with the customers at branch premises
Lalmonirhat Branch, Lalmonirhat celebrated the day with the customers at branch premises
Moulvibazar Branch, Moulvibazar celebrated the day with the customers at branch premises where Customers actively participated
Principal Branch, Dhaka celebrated the day with the customers at branch premises
Principal Branch celebrated the day with the customers at branch premises
Tangail Branch, Tangail celebrated the day with the customers at branch premises where Customers actively participated