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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+00:00 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+00:00 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+00:00 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+00:00 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+00:00 October 17th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Financial education flunks out — and here’s what’s being done about it

These Are the Best Books to Help You Pay Off Debt and Start Saving, According to Experts

Staying out of debt, saving money, building a nest egg — all these things sound easy, but they’re not so easy to put into practice. Last year, Americans held a record-high $13 trillion [...]

By | 2018-10-05T06:38:32+00:00 October 8th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on These Are the Best Books to Help You Pay Off Debt and Start Saving, According to Experts

Will your employer pay you to manage your own finances?

Having a hard time paying your bills each month? There’s a growing chance that your employer wants to help, and not just by giving you a regular paycheck. For years, [...]

By | 2018-09-15T04:05:19+00:00 September 24th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Will your employer pay you to manage your own finances?

Financial Knowledge for Recent Graduates

Young people are not taught enough about financial literacy. Schools do not teach kids the basics about the value of money, how to save, how to invest, how to spend, [...]

By | 2018-09-06T05:55:05+00:00 September 6th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Financial Knowledge for Recent Graduates

Taking aim at employee stress, employers expand financial education benefits

From credit card debt to saving for retirement and paying for children’s education expenses, stress over finances is taking a major toll on employees — and it’s also taking a [...]

By | 2018-08-09T07:54:14+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Taking aim at employee stress, employers expand financial education benefits
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