First City Monument Bank in its tradition for youth empowerment and development has on Monday, April 9th, 2018 opened its Flexx Hub inLASPOTECH Ikorodu Main Campus to provide banking needs of the students. Besides, the bank has also reconstructed the school main gate as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives.
The FCMB Flexx Hub in LASPOTECH makes it the fourth of such structure to be unveiled by the bank. The Flexx Hub serves as an exclusive banking arena where basic banking transactions can be carried out by the Bank’s customers who operate its youth account, known as Flexx. The FCMB Flexx Hub also allows “Flexxers” enjoy benefits such as free wifi, charging ports, etc.
The FCMB Flexx is designed to meet the overall financial and other socio-economic needs of young people from the age of 16 to 25years. This recaps the description of Flexx as: “An app, a card, an account” features which give account holders the freedom to bank on the go, using the Flexx Mobile App and also using the code *329#.
Be that as it may, Mrs. Bukola Smith, the Executive Director, Business Development of FCMB, while declaring the Flexx Hub opened said: “The Flexx Hub will go a long way to promote financial inclusion among students of LASPOTECH Ikorodu, surrounding academic institutions and communities. The goal is to inspire and empower the youth and in the process, reinforce FCMB’s values as a simple, reliable and helpful financial institution anchored on the culture of excellence.”
Speaking further, Mr. Samuel Sogunro, Rector, LASPOTECH expressed his gratitude to FCMB for bringing its excellent banking services to the school. Also, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh, Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Education who commended the bank for its contributions to the development of youths and education in Lagos State remarked that setting up the Flexx Hub in LASPOTECH is another step in the right direction for the financial institute.