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Will Robo-Advisors And Chatbots Eliminate The Need For Financial Literacy?

OBSERVATIONS FROM THE FINTECH SNARK TANK According to one banking industry expert: Traditional methods for financial education are a waste of time when it comes to helping Millennials plan for their [...]

By | 2019-02-18T03:58:42+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Will Robo-Advisors And Chatbots Eliminate The Need For Financial Literacy?

On Why 100 Million Americans Are Financially Stressed And Will Likely Stay That Way

In January 2016 I founded a tech start-up help Americans make better financial decisions. I've since learned that most people are stressed out because they save little, have enormous debt, don’t know [...]

By | 2019-02-16T03:54:09+00:00 February 16th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on On Why 100 Million Americans Are Financially Stressed And Will Likely Stay That Way

Financial Wellness Programs Take Center Stage with Employers

Five years ago, employers were just starting to provide workers with financial benefits beyond their retirement plan, but now financial wellness appears to be firmly entrenched in the benefits space, [...]

By | 2019-02-05T07:33:44+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Financial Wellness Programs Take Center Stage with Employers

6 Things Fortnite Can Teach Us About Financial Wellness And Behavior Change

What does America’s obsession with Fortnite have to do with financial wellness programs and financial behavior change? Surprisingly, more than you would think. Fortnite is on track to be the most popular video game in [...]

By | 2019-02-13T03:41:51+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 6 Things Fortnite Can Teach Us About Financial Wellness And Behavior Change

Got debt? Your boss wants to help with that

Your boss knows that your finances may need some help. This year, you just might get it. Just over half of employers surveyed by Alight Solutions said they are in [...]

By | 2019-01-31T05:08:43+00:00 February 11th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Got debt? Your boss wants to help with that

Simple Strategies To Help Anyone Improve Their Financial Literacy

No one wants to feel like they’re scrambling for money every month, especially if they’re already working full-time and struggling to maintain a healthy work-life balance. However, that seems to [...]

By | 2019-02-06T10:42:37+00:00 February 9th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Simple Strategies To Help Anyone Improve Their Financial Literacy

Addressing Employees’ Financial Wellness Top Priority in 2019

In the past five years, defined contribution (DC) plan sponsors likely to add or expand financial wellbeing programs has expanded from 30% to 65%, according to Alight’s “2019 Top Topics [...]

By | 2019-01-31T04:56:13+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Addressing Employees’ Financial Wellness Top Priority in 2019

Offering financial wellness education could improve employee productivity

Did you know that financial stress impacts health, quality of life and productivity in the workplace? Lou Ressler, of Associated Financial Group, a financial services firm, speaking at a recent NationaLease meeting cited [...]

By | 2019-02-06T02:55:15+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Offering financial wellness education could improve employee productivity

These are the 4 smartest financial benefits for employees

Employees are worried about money. Roughly half are stressed about their finances, and nearly two-thirds either say their retirement plans and Social Security won’t be sufficient to support them in [...]

By | 2019-01-25T14:44:06+00:00 February 4th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on These are the 4 smartest financial benefits for employees

These Inspiring Short Films Show How Financial Literacy Can Lead to Profound Rewards

The subject of personal finance can be filled with uncertainty. Reaching the level of financial wellness that allows for true independence can be difficult when struggling to break even. Some [...]

By | 2019-01-18T14:49:12+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on These Inspiring Short Films Show How Financial Literacy Can Lead to Profound Rewards
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