In advancing the financial literacy of Hong Kong people, it is important to foster closer communication and collaboration amongst stakeholders. This newsletter serves as a tool to engage the Financial Literacy Strategy 2019 (FL Strategy) supporting organisations and stakeholders through highlighting some of the recent development in financial education (FE) and sharing the approaches to FE by some practitioners.

Hong Kong Money Month 2021 Launched

Hong Kong Money Month 2021 was launched on 1 March 2021 to enhance digital financial literacy of the Hong Kong public.

Stakeholders’ support for Hong Kong Money Month 2021

Over 50 organisations show their support to HKMM 2021 by providing educational activities/resources or promoting the campaign through their own channels and platforms.

Survey reveals accelerated adoption of digital financial services

IFEC’s Digital Financial Services Usage Study reveals that Hongkongers are increasingly being exposed to the looming threats of online scams that come with the accelerated uptake of digital financial services.

40 organisations awarded the Financial Education Champion 2021

Congratulations to the 40 organisations awarded of the Financial Education Champion 2021; among them, seven organisations were also honoured with the Financial Education Champion – Quality Award.

Six teachers awarded the Teaching Award for Business and Financial Education

Congratulations to the six teachers awarded the Outstanding Teaching Award in Business and Financial Education 2019/20.