THE Employees Trust Fund (TAP) via its Corporate Communication Department yesterday held a talk on TAP and financial planning for around 200 trainees from the second intake of the National Service Programme (PKBN). The talk was delivered by Dyg Sri Nazrina binti Haji Johari, the Acting Head of TAP’s Corporate Communication Department.
Besides enlightening the trainees on the TAP Scheme and SCP Scheme as savings for the purpose of retirement, the session was also aimed at increasing awareness on financial management at an early stage.
Another talk on financial planning was delivered by Dyg Siti Aminah binti Haji Abdul Rahman, Bancassurance Manager from Baiduri Bank Berhad. She explained the importance of financial planning by highlighting the importance of savings, distinguishing the difference between needs and wants, developing a budget for each purchase that has been planned, the need to have an emergency fund, obtaining financial protection, and a number of tips were also shared to start financial planning.