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

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

Salta, July 3, 2014. Banco Macro conducts a financial education initiative, the so-called "Animate a Aprender", for senior citizens in the Province of Salta. 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 July 2 to December 31, 2014 from 08:30 am to 1:30 pm at the Salta branches located at Güemes 651, Mitre 999, Pellegrini 502, City of Salta, and in the inland of the Province in the districts of Tartagal and Orán.

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 Salta
Batalla de Salta: Gral Güemes 651
Norte: Mitre at the corner of Ameghino street
Pellegrini: Pellegrini at the corner of San Juan

Inland in Salta
Orán: Alvarado at the corner of 20 de Febrero
Tartagal: San Martín 285

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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