Santander Consumer Finance, Banco Santander’s unit specialized in consumer finance with a presence in 16 European countries, Canada and China, has created Simplifi, with the aim of helping to promote financial education in Spain.
Simplifi is a free and 100% digital platform that combines different tools with the aim of simplifying people’s financial lives. This initiative, aimed at Santander Consumer Finance clients and non-clients, will help to better control economic resources and make better-informed financial decisions in the current context of change and growing digitization.
Simplifi includes different online tools, such as Akana, Tu Futuro Próximo, and now also Simple Finance, which offer users free courses on home economics or tips on saving and responsible consumption.
- Akana is a service that allows you to easily and quickly know the status of your accounts through objective data extracted from the movements thanks to the European directive on payment services (PSD2). After analyzing more than 50 parameters, the result is presented to the user in a simple and highly visual way, obtaining a personalized analysis that is understood at a glance. In addition, it includes numerous metrics and tips related to the user’s financial situation so that you can apply them in your day-to-day life.
- Simple Finance is a virtual classroom on economics and finance that offers free courses on essential home economics topics, which help the interested party to learn useful concepts to keep their finances under control, know what they do with their money and avoid making financial commitments above their possibilities. The courses are very didactic, with explanatory videos and downloadable materials, which teach each topic in a simple and close way.
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