Dubai, UAE: KFI GLOBAL delivered its award winning financial education program to students at Heriot Watt University. The program was extremely well received by the students who found it engaging and eye-opening.

This is part of an ongoing partnership with Dubai Islamic Bank which aims to drive social sustainability in the UAE through a financial literacy program for the younger generation.

Marilyn Pinto, Founder at KFI GLOBAL said: “There are myriad benefits to financial educating the younger generation: higher confidence and less anxiety in money matters, better mental health outcomes, greater control of their lives socially and economically, higher savings rate, more prudent use of financial instruments like credit cards, better understanding of debt and an early start to investing. These benefits tie in beautifully to social sustainability.”