What is The ‘Soft Saving’ Trend Among Generation Z? Advisors Are Feeling the Panic

The financial landscape is constantly evolving, shaped by the unique financial behaviors and preferences of each generation. In recent years, Generation Z has been causing a stir in the world of personal finance with a trend known as “soft saving.” This approach to saving has taken many financial advisors by surprise, leaving them in a […]

Transforming Credit Unions: The Fintech Revolution and the Power of Collaboration  

Fintech companies have disrupted the traditional banking industry in an unprecedented way. Their innovative technologies and customer-centric approaches are reshaping how financial services are delivered, prompting credit unions to explore partnerships and collaborations with fintech firms to enhance their services and reach a broader audience.   Credit unions, like all financial institutions, must keep pace with […]

FFG Adds Two New Courses for 2023

At the intersection of convenience and cutting-edge technology lies the world of mobile payments, and we’re thrilled to announce our brand-new course offerings that will empower you to navigate this dynamic landscape with confidence. In response to the evolving demands of the digital age, we’ve crafted two comprehensive courses that will equip you with the […]

Unlocking Credit Union Success in a High-Interest, Volatile Financial Landscape: Thriving Amid Today’s Challenges

In today’s volatile financial landscape, characterized by soaring interest rates and economic uncertainty, credit unions face a significant challenge: providing their members with the best possible financial solutions while staying competitive. This challenge extends beyond conventional banking services; it’s about equipping members with the tools and knowledge necessary to navigate the high-interest rate environment successfully. […]

Empowering Financial Resilience: Credit Union Tools for Rising Interest Rates 

In today’s dynamic financial landscape, rising interest rates loom, potentially affecting every aspect of your financial life. From mortgages to credit cards, and savings accounts to investments, interest rates play a pivotal role in your financial well-being. Thankfully, credit unions go beyond being just financial institutions: they serve as steadfast allies, providing their members with […]

Understanding the Recent Changes in the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) 

The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) is a vital legislation in the United States that promotes financial institutions’ accountability in meeting the credit needs of the communities they serve, particularly low- and moderate-income neighborhoods. Recently, there have been notable changes to the CRA that aim to modernize and strengthen its impact. In this blog post, we […]

Empowering Financial Wellness: How Banks Must Champion the Financial Health of Customers and Employees   

In an increasingly complex and interconnected world, the significance of financial wellness has taken center stage. Today, more than ever, individuals seek stability, resilience, and confidence in managing their financial lives. As custodians of the financial ecosystem, banks are responsible for promoting and prioritizing financial wellness for their customers and valued employees.This blog post will […]

Understanding Financial Well-Being: A Pathway to Overall Happiness and Success

As we embark on our summer series, we will delve into the benefits of financial wellness and the profound correlation it shares with happiness and success. In today’s fast-paced world, achieving financial well-being is a goal that goes beyond mere wealth accumulation. It encompasses security, stability, and effective management of our financial affairs. Beyond its […]

With Help from Financial Fitness Group’s Vast Library of Content, GuidedChoice’s “Financial Advisor in Your Pocket” Puts Individuals on the Road to Financial Freedom 

GuidedChoice’s innovative approach to leveraging technology to provide a financial advisor in your pocket through its 3Nickels app, combined with Financial Fitness Group’s Financial Fitness platform, provides a holistic approach to improving a user’s overall financial wellness. We recently spoke to GuidedChoice about the rollout of the 3Nickels app to showcase our collaboration.   The Challenge: Why […]