Credit Unions Will Gain a Competitive Advantage over Banks by Focusing on Financial Wellness 

Credit unions are finding more value in the financial wellness of their members as they look to gain a competitive advantage over traditional banks. Nowadays, with more families living paycheck-to-paycheck, and 40% of U.S. credit union members living paycheck to paycheck, on any given day 49% of Americans cannot afford a $400 emergency (source: Motley […]

Financial Education as a Value Proposition for Credit Unions For Employees and Members   

The lack of financial education, especially after COVID-19, has many people at a disadvantage. With 80% of people living paycheck to paycheck and under strong financial and employment insecurity, it is critical now more than ever before to increase overall financial knowledge. Imagine the advantages that can come with having a strong grasp of how […]

Summer is Ending, but Saving Is Beginning 

So, you’ve splurged on concerts, travel, and good times this summer. We participate in more activities and sometimes slip and spend more money than anticipated. That is what summer is all about. But as the kids return to school and fall approaches, understand why you are saving and how much you should put away each […]

What are 401k Plans? An Introduction:

You’ve probably heard the term 401k from your employer. But what exactly is a 401k? A 401k plan is an employer-sponsored profit-sharing plan named after section 401k of the US Internal Revenue Code.  Employees can take cash payments in the form of a retirement plan if they so elect. The percentage taken out is your […]

FFG Board Member Tricia Rothschild talks to Wealth Solutions Report about How History Shows the Markets Beat Inflation

Full Article Is Available on Wealth Solutions Report Here Morningstar Partner Financial Fitness Group Says Inflation Problems Are Short-Term, History Demonstrates in the Long-Term Staying Invested Is Always the Smart Move Few natural landmarks in North America can stake a claim to fame, like the Old Faithful Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. Unlike other landmarks […]

Why Health and Finances Go Hand in Hand

The clear connection between financial and physical health raises the ante for employers and governments to support financial education By Joe Saari Founder and Board Member Financial Fitness Group The state of your finances influences your physical health. The concept may not seem obvious, but there is evidence to support the correlation. This connection between […]

Prices Are Rising, but Your Investments Can Stay Ahead of Them

Inflation, Inflation, Inflation. It is everywhere and potentially scary but fear not! Inflation is beyond your control, but that does not mean you cannot take action to help preserve your investments and savings from its effects. Many investors wonder how inflation impacts investments and how we can mitigate the effects.   Inflation can be a […]

GuidedChoice Announces Partnership with Financial Fitness Group

New Alliance Promotes Financial Wellness of the American Workforce Through GuidedChoice’s 3Nickels App Reno, NV – July 14, 2022 – GuidedChoice and its personal financial advice app, 3Nickels, is pleased to announce it has partnered with Financial Fitness Group, the leading provider of FINRA-compliant financial education content, in an effort to improve the financial wellness […]

Gov. Evers, DFI Announce Collaboration with Financial Fitness Group to Provide New Financial Wellness Program for Wisconsin Residents and Employees

ELEVATE Wisconsin™ aims to raise awareness of the importance of financial well-being and provide industry-leading financial education MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today, together with the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions (DFI), announced that the Financial Fitness Group (FFG), developers of industry-leading interactive financial wellness solutions for top financial service firms, government agencies, and large corporations, is collaborating […]