Central Bank launches financial literacy information and education website
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) — In order to increase the financial literacy of the population, the Central Bank launched the information and educational resource Finlit.uz.
Within the framework of this project, the tasks were set to form knowledge and skills that will help in choosing and using financial services, as well as for making reasonable and responsible financial decisions, correctly assessing opportunities in the financial market.
The information and educational site consists of the following sections, which are simple and convenient to use:
Articles – relevant information materials covering various areas and products of the financial market (deposits, loans, budget planning, payments and transfers, financial market, monetary policy, foreign exchange regulation and protection of the rights of consumers of financial services);
Study materials – a dictionary containing terms in the field of economics, banking and finance, books on financial literacy, as well as educational videos;
Online services – deposit and loan calculators, FAQs, surveys, etc;
Projects – announcements and releases of events aimed at increasing the financial literacy of the population.
The information provided in the materials is advisory in nature and is aimed at acquiring skills and shaping the behavior of a financially literate person. The content of the site is at an early stage, and in the future will be supplemented and improved on an ongoing basis.