The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will conduct the 3rd “AlertoAko”, a BSP Proactive Exhibit on Financial Consumer Protection Advisories, on 17 to 19 August at the Activity Center of the Robinsons Mall in Iloilo City.
The Exhibit features display panels showing the various financial scams, how to detect them and tips to avoid them and BSP’s key advisories thereon. To further engage the audience, the Exhibit offers interactive games and activities and audio visual presentations on Financial Products, Frauds and Scams and Consumer Protection.
Atty. Prudence Angelita A. Kasala, Director of the BSP’s Financial Consumer Protection Department (FCPD), Ms. Joanne Marie Castelo, Acting Deputy Director of the BSP Iloilo Branch and Mr. Rafel John Parreno, Marketing Manager of Robinsons Land Corporation, will lead the ribbon cutting ceremony for the exhibit.
Key officials from Iloilo City’s banking community, trade and industry sector, local government units, different government agencies and various universities will grace the opening ceremony.
“AlertoAko”, is a project of the FCPD in partnership with Robinsons Land Corporation. The Exhibit is open to the public from 17-19 August 2015 during mall hours, from 10:00 a.m to 9:00 p.m. The Robinsons Mall is located at Quezon corner De Leon Streets in Iloilo City.
BSP will put up the exhibit across the country to enable the BSP to cover more ground in teaching the citizenry to become smart financial consumers who are vigilant of financial scams and frauds.