The American Psychological Association released the findings of a study in 2015 that showed 64% of Americans believe money is a noticeable source of anxiety.
Human Resources is appropriately named because it’s designed to take care of a company’s greatest asset – its employees.
According to Human Resources Magazine, more than 53% of financially stressed employees spend time dealing with their financial issues while on the clock.
Few people love tax time, so it can be challenging to convince employees of the importance of completing their taxes sooner rather than later. Although the deadline this year is April 18th, putting off taxes until that due date can be risky. It may be too late this year, but take this opportunity to help […]
We were surprised to find women are more stressed about money, compared to their male counterparts. When you think about financial stress affecting your employees, you might have a vision of who you think is influenced by stress. Surprisingly, nearly every employee we have ever surveyed over the last decade and a half has had […]
On February 26, 2016, Financial Fitness Group’s founder Joe Saari joined CA State Senator Ben Hueso, National City Mayor Ron Morrison, Miguel Vasquez, Founder & CEO of the California Foundation Fund, and Chris Bryant, CEO of the San Diego Employers Association as a panelist to discuss how employers can help employees improve their financial literacy […]
Evan Thoman had just started as Health and Wellness Coordinator at Charleston Area Medical Center when his supervisor tasked him with launching the Financial Fitness Challenge to help employees alleviate financial stress. With a strenuous workload and no previous experience with the product, Thoman was rightfully concerned that rapid implementation may not be possible. Read […]
Measure the Effects of Financial Stress on Your Organization & Receive a Personalized Financial Fitness Report We are excited to announce our new (and improved), Checkup Tool! The 10-minute assessment will measure your employee’s knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors about money. At the end of the assessment, each employee will receive a personalized Financial Fitness Score™ […]
Financial Fitness Group is focused on improving your employees lives through financial education. Our programs help employees make better financial choices, and has delivered the following: Up to 40% improvement in participant knowledge 77% increase in employees using flexible medical spending accounts after financial education, saving on employer FICA expenses Up to 70% improvement in participant […]
“Companies are expanding their wellness programs to focus on workers’ wallets in addition to their waistlines.” Learn how employers are using financial education to improve employee lives. Read more at www.wsj.com