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Retirement Concerns: Is Financial Literacy the Solution?

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

Retirement concerns: is financial literacy the solution? Those workers that do have a 401k aren’t saving enough to cover expenses in retirement, even when employers match contributions. Retirement is a far-off goal most Americans don’t even think about while they’re [...]

What Is Financial Literacy and Why Is It Important?

By |March 25th, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , |

What is financial literacy and why is it important? It’s knowledge employees need to reduce financial stress and financial wellness programs can help them improve it. Over 40 percent of employees are too worried about their financial situation today to [...]

First Look at the Future of Financial Wellness

By |September 5th, 2018|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , |

Financial wellness has generated a lot of buzz recently and with millions of dollars pouring into FinTech development it’s time to take the first look at the future of financial wellness through the lens of a recent Senate hearing. On [...]

Helping Employees Get Smarter About Money

By |May 9th, 2018|Categories: For Employees, For Employers|Tags: , , , |

Your employees need help! When asked to grade their financial literacy on a recent Equifax consumer survey 33% of consumers 18-29 gave themselves a ‘C.’  Ninety percent agreed there was a need for more personal finance education. The results of [...]

Will Increasing Financial Literacy Reduce Overall Financial Stress?

By |May 2nd, 2018|Categories: For Employees, For Employers|Tags: , , , |

Financial Literacy Can Reduce Overall Financial Stress and Increase Financial Wellness, Survey Says Nearly 90 percent of Americans believe financial literacy courses should be a high school graduate requirement. An annual consumer survey highlights growing concerns about financial stress. The [...]

Employee Student Loan Debt: 10 Things You Need To Know, Part Two

By |January 30th, 2018|Categories: For Employees|Tags: , , , , , |

This article is the second part of a series on 10 Things Employers Need to Know About Student Loan Debt. Catch up with Part One, here. Americans owe a combined $1.4 trillion in student loan debt -- and employers are [...]

Employee Student Loan Debt: 10 Things You Need To Know, Part One

By |January 29th, 2018|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , , |

The U.S. has a student loan debt crisis. And employers are paying the price. Over 44 million Americans are carrying a total of $1.48 trillion in student loans. Forty percent of adults under 30 and 16 percent of adults overall [...]