Access to financial and digital empowerment

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Access to financial and digital empowerment

We will improve access to financial services, including developing targeted products and services for individuals and small businesses. We will also provide digital and financial literacy skills training to help empower our customers.

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VIDEO | Barclays Citizenship Awards: Fraud Fighter Development Team
Digital fraud is growing and 73% of customers report they need to do more to protect themselves but don’t know what. In response, the Marketing and Fraud Prevention teams at Barclays worked together to research the problem and developed a digital interactive tool to help customers. The resulting Fraud Fighter tool gives personalized fraud prevention tips and an overall ‘fraud safe’ score....
Oct 18, 2018 8:25 AM ET
VIDEO | Barclays Citizenship Awards: Digi Dhan Team
The Digi Dhan team set up Digi Dhan, meaning digital money, in partnership with the NASSCOM Foundation, a non-profit organisation dedicated to using technology for good. The campaign supports the Indian government’s move to a digital economy to help tackle fraud. In India, there is a growing need to educate communities and local business owners on the availability and safety of cashless...
Aug 30, 2018 8:10 AM ET
10 Takeaways from Barclays’ Green Frontiers Conference
Barclays’ first green finance conference, held at London’s Royal Geographical Society, brought together speakers from business, finance and government to explore how innovation and investment can tackle climate change. The conference was an example of what Rhian-Mari Thomas, Chair of Barclays’ Green Banking Council, calls “our convening power, that can bring together different parties...
Aug 28, 2018 7:55 AM ET
VIDEO | How Bankers Can Help Charities with Their Strategic Priorities
To enable their efforts to do good for others, charities also need to manage the commercial, structural and strategic aspects of their organisation well. For that, they need an expertise they may not necessarily have among staff members. That’s why five UK-based charities, including the British Red Cross and Alzheimer’s Society, recently joined over 70 Banking staff at a workshop...
Aug 23, 2018 8:50 AM ET
VIDEO | Barclays Citizenship Awards: Digital Eagles US Team Promotes Digital Fluency in the Next Generation
To promote digital fluency in the next generation, the Digital Eagles US team successfully co-ordinated and ran monthly coding sessions for students at schools across New York and New Jersey. The team have organised multiple Code Playground events, many of which have targeted low income schools. The sessions teach children the basics of programming using the Scratch language which interfaces...
Jul 12, 2018 9:55 AM ET