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Do employer-sponsored financial wellness programs actually have long-term impact?

According to a 2018 study by Northwestern Mutual, 21 percent of Americans have no retirement savings and an additional 10 percent have less than $5,000 in savings. A third of Baby Boomers currently [...]

By | 2019-06-24T07:03:22-05:00 June 28th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Do employer-sponsored financial wellness programs actually have long-term impact?

Few Americans Are Ready for Retirement: Can Financial Wellness Programs Help?

Notwithstanding a strong U.S. economy, only one in four Americans say they feel financially prepared for retirement, according to a report just issued by the Certified Financial Planner Board of [...]

By | 2019-05-30T16:06:48-05:00 June 7th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Few Americans Are Ready for Retirement: Can Financial Wellness Programs Help?

Emergency Savings Accounts Have The Power To Avoid Life-Changing Financial Disruption

It’s no secret that Americans are worried about having enough money set aside for retirement, with the Federal Reserve reporting that less than 40 percent of non-retired adults believe they are “on [...]

By | 2019-05-05T09:07:22-05:00 May 13th, 2019|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Emergency Savings Accounts Have The Power To Avoid Life-Changing Financial Disruption

How Your Kids Can Ruin Your Retirement — and How to Make Sure They Don’t

Bill Benson and his wife had planned to fortify their retirement savings once their children left home, so they’d have enough to travel and relax. But at 68, Benson is still working [...]

By | 2019-04-01T10:17:07-05:00 April 13th, 2019|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How Your Kids Can Ruin Your Retirement — and How to Make Sure They Don’t

Health Care Costs Affecting Retirement Savings and Financial Wellness

Workers’ dissatisfaction with health insurance is focused primarily on cost: Just 22% are extremely or very satisfied with the cost of their health insurance plan, and only 21% are satisfied [...]

By | 2018-10-17T11:28:02-05:00 October 19th, 2018|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Health Care Costs Affecting Retirement Savings and Financial Wellness

Employees losing confidence about financial goals

U.S. employees aren’t confident about reaching their long-term financial goals, and are forced to draw on their 401(k) retirement savings for more immediate needs, according to a new survey by [...]

By | 2018-05-24T10:07:27-05:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Employees losing confidence about financial goals

5 Reasons Americans Aren’t Saving for Retirement Today — and Why They Don’t Hold Water

Most of us work hard for four decades or more in the hopes of being able to retire comfortably down the line. But while today's workers would probably like to retire with [...]

By | 2018-03-21T04:59:45-05:00 March 21st, 2018|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 5 Reasons Americans Aren’t Saving for Retirement Today — and Why They Don’t Hold Water

Why the Match Matters – to Employers

It has been heartening in recent weeks to see a number of employers announce plans to expand and increase benefit programs, offer bonuses, and increase the employer match. Better still, a recent survey indicates [...]

By | 2018-01-31T15:10:27-05:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Financial Wellness|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Why the Match Matters – to Employers
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