First Bank has launched a website uniquely created to build a virtual community of like-minded women for the purpose of fostering exchange of ideas among them, with premium placed on vital areas of interest; their goals, passions and life aspirations.

Discussions on the platform will be ‘No Holds Barred’ and will center on financial empowerment, advice on How to Grow Finances and Career Development, as well as staying ahead with a FirstGem account.

Among the numerous benefits of the FirstGem website include; it is designed to provide a community through which women, irrespective of where they are in Nigeria and abroad, are able to glean information on finances, wealth acquisition and management, receive business support, health, general lifestyle and exchange ideas with other women.

Speaking on the  development, the Group Head, Products & Marketing Support, First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Abiodun Family said,  “First Bank is focused on creating opportunities that are instrumental to ensuring healthy financial decisions are made by women with a view to living their dreams and achieving fulfillment in not just their careers or business ventures but all areas of their lives”.

About two months ago, First Bank of Nigeria Limited celebrated the one year anniversary of FirstGem.

It is worth knowing that FirstGem is an account designed specifically to meet the needs of women, aged 18 years and above, targeted at a broad spectrum of women, working professionals, entrepreneurs or market women with a view to promoting their business through an array of benefits, from free business advisory services on business funding, specialized training on Business Development initiatives (online and physical), regular information or insights on business opportunities or openings in various sectors and industries, as well as mouth-watering discounts at merchant outlets (spas, salons, grocery stores)  that offer lifestyle products and services etc.