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Banco Macro continues conducting its initiative “Animate a Aprender” in the Province of Jujuy

Banco Macro continues conducting its initiative "Animate a Aprender" in the Province of Jujuy

Jujuy, July 4, 2014. Banco Macro conducts a financial education initiative, the so-called "Animate a Aprender", for senior citizens in the Province of Jujuy. The purpose of this training initiative is to contribute to the financial education of, and to provide ATM channel literacy to, the elderly.

Such education initiative will be conducted from June 16 to November 16, 2014 from 09:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Jujuy branches: Palpalá, San Pedro and Perico.

A team of pedagogical tutors of Banco Macro will be providing guidance to senior citizens at the Bank’s branches. The purpose shall be to guide the elderly from the time they come into the bank to collect their pensions, training and counseling them in the use of ATMs and debit cards, so as to provide them with easier and safer tools.

The counseling shall be provided by means of tablets simulating ATM’s screens and handing over supporting explanatory printed material.

Tutors will not be requesting for any personal data or passwords, counseling shall only be provided on a simulation basis inside the branches.

The initiative "Animate a Aprender" is part of a series of actions launched at fostering the use of the Bank´s alternative channels by senior citizens and is supplemented by other actions of Banco Macro addressed at promoting financial education as the education Mini-branch that has already gone around three provinces and the journal "Financial Adventures" for the youngest members of the family.

"In Banco Macro we are aware of the need to provide senior citizens with tools that will allow them to conduct banking operations through alternative channels, becoming friendlier with technology and generating an improvement in their life quality" stated Milagro Medrano, Institutional Relations Manager.

List of branches that will provide this initiative:

City of San Salvador de Jujuy
Jujuy: Lamadrid No. 435

Inland in San Salvador de Jujuy
Palpalá: Mirabel at the corner of San Martín street
San Pedro: Alberdi No. 195
Perico: San Martín Avenue No. 158

Useful information to identify the tutors

All tutors providing training shall carry:

• Credentials bearing their name, ID number and Banco Macro logo.
• Blue trousers.
• White short sleeve t-shirt.
• Sweatshirt bearing the Banco Macro logo.

Milagro Medrano
Institutional Relations Manager

IR Contact

Phone: (5411) 5222 6682

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