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Employers pay when workers face financial precarity

Employers pay when workers face financial precarity “There is a business interest in individuals’ financial wellness,” says Carrie Leana, professor of organizations and management at the University of Pittsburgh’s Joseph [...]

By | 2019-12-03T09:59:27-06:00 December 7th, 2019|Categories: Current Articles, Financial Wellness|Tags: |Comments Off on Employers pay when workers face financial precarity

Will Saving Or Paying Down Debt Be Better For Your Financial Wellness?

One of the most common questions we get is about how to prioritize your savings. If you're like most Americans, you may have some credit card debt to pay off, [...]

By | 2019-12-03T09:30:56-06:00 December 6th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Will Saving Or Paying Down Debt Be Better For Your Financial Wellness?

The Trillion Dollar US Credit Card Bubble Nobody’s Talking About

American credit card debt hit $1 trillion this year, surpassing 2008 crisis highs.Delinquencies are at four-year highs, while delinquencies at small banks hit record rates.Credit card interest rates are at [...]

By | 2019-12-04T14:20:53-06:00 December 4th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The Trillion Dollar US Credit Card Bubble Nobody’s Talking About

Is It Possible To Achieve Financial Stability Through Workplace Wellness Programs

Is It Possible To Achieve Financial Stability Through Workplace Wellness Programs Research from PwC suggests companies need to offer a cohesive and holistic financial wellness program for their workforce.Personal finance [...]

By | 2019-11-26T19:08:26-06:00 December 4th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Is It Possible To Achieve Financial Stability Through Workplace Wellness Programs

We have to talk to our kids about money – no matter how uncomfortable it feels

We have to talk to our kids about money – no matter how uncomfortable it feels In March 1942, an 11-year-old boy took the decision of a lifetime and invested [...]

By | 2019-11-25T19:03:05-06:00 December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on We have to talk to our kids about money – no matter how uncomfortable it feels

Soaring student debt is keeping people of all ages from a stable retirement. Here’s how to help

Student loan debt and retirement savings aren’t typically discussed together — but a new study suggests they should be. TIAA-MIT Age Lab research shows that 84% of Americans with student debt say [...]

By | 2019-11-23T19:17:50-06:00 November 29th, 2019|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Soaring student debt is keeping people of all ages from a stable retirement. Here’s how to help

UK employers falling short on financial education, shows new research

A new survey of 2,000 British workers across major industries such as retail, manufacturing and financial services, suggests that British businesses aren’t doing enough to support financial literacy, and are [...]

By | 2019-11-23T19:06:29-06:00 November 27th, 2019|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on UK employers falling short on financial education, shows new research

What Is Your Relationship With Money?

When we think of relationships, we often think of our interactions with other people. Our life experiences teach us that relationships with people can be healthy or toxic based on [...]

By | 2019-11-23T18:54:27-06:00 November 25th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on What Is Your Relationship With Money?

Credit card debt increases by 24,500 percent since 1970

Consumer debt in the U.S. has grown by 25 percent in five years and doubled since the turn of the century, according to the latest Clever Real Estate report Consumers in [...]

By | 2019-11-22T09:47:30-06:00 November 22nd, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Credit card debt increases by 24,500 percent since 1970

The American Dream Is Out Of The Reach For Scores Of People, New Survey Finds

Whether the American Dream means home ownership or financial freedom it doesn’t matter. It’s not in the reach of scores of Americans even if the economy is still humming along [...]

By | 2019-11-20T09:28:12-06:00 November 20th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The American Dream Is Out Of The Reach For Scores Of People, New Survey Finds
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