Gyeong-gi & Incheon Microfinance Service Center was launched on November 10, Monday. The center is the first of its kind to be opened in Korea after the announcement of the government’s plan to establish provincial microfinance network to provide better financial service to the consumers.
Unlike the current microfinance call centers, Microfinance Service Center provides one-stop services from financial advices to credit assessment and apply for loans on a single visit. Employees from Smile Microcredit Bank, Crecie Counselling & Recoversy Service, Korea Asset Management Corporation and Korea Investment Savings Bank will be dispatched to the center to provide more efficient services.
FSC Vice Chairman Jeong Chan-woo during the opening ceremony mentioned that the establishment of Microfinance Service Center laid a foundation for the improvement of livelihood of the ordinary people in Gyeong-gi province and Incheon area. At the same time, mayor Kim Man-soo of Bucheon city promised unsparing support for further development of the center.