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Getting millennial employees on board with financial wellness programs

Financial stress among American workers is high, particularly among millennials, a group that makes up 35 percent of the U.S. workforce. A study by Payoff shows that one in four Americans and one in [...]

By | 2019-08-21T07:20:59-05:00 August 21st, 2019|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Getting millennial employees on board with financial wellness programs

Lack of financial education leaves over half of young adults needing parental help for living costs

It has been found that 35% of 35–44 year olds receive regular financial aid from their parents, with 24% saying they could not afford their lifestyle if it weren’t for [...]

By | 2019-07-08T02:28:33-05:00 July 10th, 2019|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Lack of financial education leaves over half of young adults needing parental help for living costs

Financial Prosperity Eludes Many Americans Despite Growing Economy

As the gap between the Haves and the Have-nots continues to widen, cash-strapped Americans are failing to save money, struggling with student loan debt and facing decreasing financial literacy, despite [...]

By | 2019-06-24T08:40:00-05:00 July 1st, 2019|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Financial Prosperity Eludes Many Americans Despite Growing Economy

A better grasp of financial skills is key to our prosperity

In my day job at the Bank of England, I rely heavily on financial expertise. On my doorstep is the City of London, with as deep a pool of financial expertise [...]

By | 2019-05-16T05:38:05-05:00 May 24th, 2019|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on A better grasp of financial skills is key to our prosperity

Why We All Need Financial Education at Work

More employers are offering financial education in the workplace. And if your employer doesn't, you just might want to ask, "Why not?" Studies show that financial education removes doubt and [...]

By | 2019-04-03T03:08:34-05:00 March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , |Comments Off on Why We All Need Financial Education at Work

Credit Card Debt After The Holidays: Survey Finds $998 Average Balance

In January, LendEDU conducted a survey of 1,000 Americans who went into credit card debt as a result of holiday spending. In short, we found that our average respondent accumulated $998.36 of debt after [...]

By | 2018-11-21T16:27:03-05:00 November 30th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Credit Card Debt After The Holidays: Survey Finds $998 Average Balance

3 ways to support your employees with their financial anxiety

What is financial anxiety and how does it affect you as an employer? Financial anxiety encompasses anything related to an individual’s financial wellbeing that causes them to worry. With a [...]

By | 2018-11-12T14:26:02-05:00 November 19th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 3 ways to support your employees with their financial anxiety

Six Steps To Implementing Financial Education In The Workplace

It is well known among employers that a lot of employees struggle with stress -- including financial stress -- at work. According to a recent survey from PwC, nearly one-third of employees [...]

By | 2018-11-08T04:47:56-05:00 November 9th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Six Steps To Implementing Financial Education In The Workplace

Stressed Out About Money? 5 Things to Do

No one likes to be stressed. And unfortunately, money can be a huge source of stress if you aren’t careful. Whether it’s an unexpected expense, a job loss, or inability [...]

By | 2018-10-24T04:11:18-05:00 October 24th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Stressed Out About Money? 5 Things to Do

Financial education flunks out — and here’s what’s being done about it

If the average American went in for a financial checkup, he or she might get rushed to the emergency room. Forty-four percent of us can’t cover a $400 out-of-pocket expense, [...]

By | 2018-10-11T06:53:45-05:00 October 17th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Financial education flunks out — and here’s what’s being done about it
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