Witnessed by OJK, Bank Jatim Commited Support "Gemar Menabung" MovementDate: 06 december 2018
In order to improve student financial literacy, the Financial Services Authority held financial education activities with the theme Goes To School in the Banyuwangi Regency area of East Java. Through the Tabungan Simpel savings product (SimPel), OJK together with PT Bank Pembangunan Daerah Jawa Timur Tbk (bankjatim) conducts financial education at the Glagah 1 Public High School.Committed in supporting the Gemar Menabung movement, bankjatim signed a SimPel Cooperation Agreement with several elementary, middle and high school in Banyuwangi district. Some of these schools are Glagah 1 Public High School, Banyuwangi Middle School 1, and Kepatihan 1 Banyuwangi Elementary School. Witnessed by OJK Board of Commissioners in Education and Consumer Protection, Tirta Segara, and Business Coporation Director Bankjatim, Su'udi, Banyuwangi Branch bankjatim leader Suwoto signed a Cooperation Agreement with the three schools.With the signing of the collaboration, bankjatim is committed to continuing to support the OJK financial literacy program, especially in the Banyuwangi Regency area. at the event bankjatim gave SimPel savings to 600 participants who were students of the three schools.On this occasion, OJK, through the Head of the OJK Financial Literacy and Inclusion Department, Sondang Martha Samosir, conveyed the importance of saving which was attended enthusiastically by the participants. The program was even more broken with the appearance of the theater of SMAN 1 Glagah students with bankjatim which gave the message how important saving was.