“The pandemic has brought out and aggravated some of the inequalities of our society” wrote the Head of State in a message sent to the President of the Association of Foundations and Savings Banks, Francesco Profumo
“The huge resources and the ambitious reform program of the National Recovery Plan (WHAT IS) will favor the transformation of our economy towards a more sustainable, innovative and inclusive development model, with the participation of all the forces of the country” . Thus reads the message sent by the President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella, to the President of the Association of Foundations and Savings Banks, Francesco Profumo, on the occasion of World Savings Day.
The words of the Head of State
“The Day of Savings is characterized, this year, by a recovery in the pace of production and household consumption, which is associated with a recovery in loans” writes the Head of State. “The best climate of confidence can help to mobilize quickly a precious resource, such as that of household savings, protected by the Constitution, contributing to the restart “. “The pandemic has brought out and aggravated some of the inequalities of our society. In this context, the Foundations have guaranteed a particular effort in the difficult moment of the emergency to support the economic, cultural and social realities put to the test by the crisis. years, their role will be even more appreciable in supporting the social cohesion of the country, especially in the South, and in combating educational poverty “. And again: “The ability to make conscious and coherent choices regarding savings, to plan for the future, is fundamental. The promotion of financial education is an additional tool for the protection of savings, with positive repercussions for individuals and for collectivity “.