Sun Life Asset Management Company, Inc., (SLAMCI) is ringing in the year of the Fire Monkey with a new offering that will help Filipinos conveniently grow their money: the Sun Life Prosperity Card. The first of its kind in the market, the Sun Life Prosperity Card is a gift card worth P5,000 which may be invested in any of the peso-denominated mutual funds managed by SLAMCI under its Sun Life Prosperity Funds.
“As Filipinos, we follow many of the Chinese New Year traditions that are believed to bring in luck and fortune. SLAMCI encourages everyone to complement these traditions with action, with the help of the Sun Life Prosperity Card,” SLAMCI President Valerie “Riena” Pama said. “They can use the card to begin their investing journey or give it as a gift of prosperity. The best part about it is that it grows in value over time.”
Ms. Valerie Pama, President of Sun Life Asset Management Company, Inc (SLAMCI) explaining about different Sun Life Investment Plan and Sun Life Prosperity Card.
The Sun Life Prosperity Card may be purchased from a Sun Life Financial Advisor, at any Sun Life Financial Store, or online at sunlifeprosperity.com.ph. “Investing in mutual funds is now more convenient and more accessible than ever with the Sun Life Prosperity Card. We hope that with this new offering, more Filipinos will start an investing habit and ultimately achieve financial security,” Pama said.
Ma. Charina M. Fuentes, Head of Strategic Development Sun Life Asset Management Company Inc. (SLAMCI) explaining about “Slam the Scam” and ways to avoid being slammed.
To help spread the word about the Sun Life Prosperity Card and to encourage more people to invest, SLAMCI’s financial literacy advocate Matteo Guidicelli will be spearheading the multi-media campaign.
“I am proud to be part of this campaign because I understand the importance of investing for the future and the value of financial freedom,” Matteo said. “With the Sun Life Prosperity Card, even the youth can easily start investing, because it’s easy to purchase and can be conveniently activated.”
Apart from the Sun Life Prosperity Card, SLAMCI is also set to launch more new offerings as the year unfolds. Two new dollar-denominated funds will be introduced as the latest additions to the Sun Life Prosperity Funds, while regular investment program will also be initiated in partner banks.
SLAMCI will also be enhancing its digital capabilities and further strengthening its presence in key cities nationwide. Meanwhile, the company will also continue with its multi-media campaign dubbed “Slam the Scam,” which was created as a response to the proliferation of investment scams in the country. With actor Matteo Guidicelli at the forefront, as well as red flags on dubious organization.
“This 2016, SLAMCI’s aims to introduce more Filipinos to investing and encourage them to explore a wider array of financial instruments that would enable them to achieve their financial goals,” Prama said. “We look forward to touching more lives and helping them find their way to prosperity.”
Matteo Guidicelli and Ms. Valerie Pama during the press conference, answering media questions.
Before the event ended, there was a raffle for Sun Life Prosperity Card and 3 lucky people from the media ended up winning $5,000 worth of gift card to be invested in different mutual funds.
One of the lucky winner, Ms. Emma Villarente of Metro Cebu News with Matteo Guidicelli and Ms. Valerie Pama.
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