The sustainable mobility week will be held from September 16 to 22, for which the Itaú, Ciudad, ICBC and Frávega banks announced that their clients will be able to obtain up to 40% discount on bicycles, to promote the use of this sustainable means of transport.
The promotion also includes 18 installments without interest in selected bicycle shops paying with credit and debit card, with a total promotion cap of $ 5,000. On the other hand, you can still get a 50% discount on the Ecobici monthly passes from Itaú bank by paying from Monday to Friday with MasterCard debit and credit cards, with a maximum of $ 350 total per promotion. To use the points of the loyalty program, in the “Movete” category, customers can redeem or combine points plus pesos up to 12 installments without interest on adult and children’s bikes.
What’s more, On the weekend of October 18 and 19, Itaú will be offering its customers a free pass to ride the bike for free, by means of a notice on their cell phones with the validation code.
The Brazilian bank participated in the Pedaling through the City Workshop organized by Fundación Aprender, and will be present at the 10th edition of the Bike Forum, within the Initiatives and Planning panel, on Friday 9/17 at 9 a.m., within the framework of the celebration of the week of Sustainable Mobility.
Evangelina Escribano, Head of Communication Itaú, stated that “Urban mobility is one of the pillars within the sustainability platform. “” We are proud to be part of a program that generates a positive impact on the environment. “, said Escribano.
Juan Jose Mendez, Secretary of Transportation and Public Works of the City of Buenos Aires, highlighted that the bicycle was during 2020 “The only means of mobility that grew with respect to its usual levels”.
“Neighbors chose it over other transportation alternatives and bike trips went from representing 4% of transfers to 10.2% of total trips made per day in the City of Buenos Aires. With this number we reach a historical value that we want to defend through the design of public policies that improve the quality of life of all “, celebrated.
In addition to Itaú, Banco Ciudad, ICBC and Frávega, among other entities and locations, will provide promotions for the purchase of bicycles, skateboards and safety accessories, among other products.