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Most employees want financial education at work

Eighty per cent of employees want some type of financial education to be offered at work, found Eckler’s recent national survey on financial wellness in the workplace. The study also asked [...]

By | 2019-09-16T10:51:15-06:00 September 16th, 2019|Categories: Current Articles, Financial Education|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Most employees want financial education at work

How a crowdsourcing app can stop people from overspending

A rational economic actor would not spend more than she takes in. Yet, other factors—from limited income, to financial illiteracy, to the urge to keep up with friends or peers—all [...]

By | 2019-08-26T06:00:46-06:00 September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How a crowdsourcing app can stop people from overspending

Median Retirement Income For Women 42% Lower Than For Men

U.S. households’ retirement difficulties are exacerbated by social inequality, according to a recent report, especially gender inequality—but improving retirement plan design could provide a partial solution. The median annual income [...]

By | 2019-08-26T05:11:34-06:00 August 30th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Median Retirement Income For Women 42% Lower Than For Men

Why companies need to stop ignoring those without a digital presence

BY FRANK BRITT - 4 MINUTE READ This summer, Amazon launched a new credit card designed specifically for consumers with bad credit. It’s got the same perks as a typical Amazon Store card—like [...]

By | 2019-08-26T05:01:17-06:00 August 28th, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Why companies need to stop ignoring those without a digital presence

The Impact of Financial Stress on Women

Women are often met with financial inequality in the workplace. Unfortunately, the pay gap is only the beginning — more than half (51%) of working American women are financially stressed [...]

By | 2019-08-23T15:20:57-06:00 August 26th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The Impact of Financial Stress on Women

Financial Wellness Differs from Financial Literacy

Financial Wellness Differs from Financial Literacy Financial wellness differs from financial literacy.  Clearly, Financial Wellness and financial literacy are not the same things. Surprised? This author was, too. But it [...]

By | 2019-08-22T13:00:30-06:00 August 23rd, 2019|Categories: Financial Literacy|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Financial Wellness Differs from Financial Literacy

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 | 2019-08-21T07:20:59-06:00 August 21st, 2019|Categories: Financial Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Getting millennial employees on board with financial wellness programs

Why employees are yearning for more financial wellness benefits

Financial wellness benefits may be more popular than employers and benefit advisers think. In fact, it’s not inconceivable that employees will come to expect financial wellness benefits the same way [...]

By | 2019-08-12T09:40:35-06:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Why employees are yearning for more financial wellness benefits

Measuring the Success of Financial Wellness Programs

While some employers are merely concerned with offering financial wellness programs at a reasonable price, others are intent on achieving a specific return on investment (ROI), according to Cerulli Associates. To help [...]

By | 2019-08-10T08:29:27-06:00 August 14th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Measuring the Success of Financial Wellness Programs

Productivity decline linked to poor employee financial wellness

Almost all (98 percent) employers believe that their employees’ financial wellness has a direct impact on productivity and their business performance – especially concerning employee productivity (67 percent) and engagement [...]

By | 2019-08-12T03:34:03-06:00 August 12th, 2019|Categories: Financial Coaching, Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Productivity decline linked to poor employee financial wellness
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