The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), in collaboration with the Financial Information Month partners in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, will be hosting a Retirement Symposium today at the National Insurance Services Headquarters.
The Symposium is open to the public and targets employed individuals in the public and private sector, including the self-employed and who span various stages of their working career, from start to within five years of retirement.
The sessions are designed to provide information and practical strategies that will motivate the participants to start planning for their retirement and practice personal financial management.
The sessions takes place from 4:30pm to 7:00pm, and also seek to increase the participants’ understanding of the principles of Estate Planning and the importance of preparing a Will.
Among the keynote speakers are Dr. Mineva Glasgow, Deputy Executive Director at the NIS; Miss Temelia Providence, Senior Operations Officer, at First Citizens Investment Services and Mr. Akin John, Attorney at Law.