Everything you need to know about debt! Debt Awareness Week 2022.

Did you know 8 out of 10 Americans experience debt? That statistic can be shocking. Yet, debt is very commonplace among the average American. This week is Debt Awareness Week, which is designed to awareness and break the stigma around the issue. Almost anyone can fall into debt for any kind of reason. Debt comes […]

Financial Literacy and Inflation

Inflation rates are soaring, and many are facing severe financial hurdles. Inflation impacts nearly every aspect of our lives. With an uncertain economic future, financial literacy is imperative for success now more than ever. Knowledge is essential to protect oneself against the rising tide of inflation. What is inflation? Inflation is generally a macro-economic concept. […]

How is Saving Important to Financial Literacy?

America Saves Week is here! It is a national opportunity for organizations to work together within their communities to transform the lives of millions of Americans. Did you know 69% of adult Americans have less than $1,000 in a savings account? More than two-thirds of Americans have less than $1,000 saved up! That may be […]

ETF Receives 2021 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award

Wisconsin ETF in partnership with Financial Fitness Group Win the 2021 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award. We are proud to announce that The Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds recently received a 2021 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award for its financial wellness program, Wisconsin Strong: Your Financial Security™.   The Wisconsin Strong program provides targeted and online education, […]

All About RIA’s in 2022

What are RIA’s? According to Forbes Magazine: ” A Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) is an individual financial advisor or a company that provides its clients with financial advice.” RIAs turn data into insights that assist clients in achieving financial wellness. RIA’s give unbiased comprehensive advice according to the client’s needs, without harboring any personal financial incentives. […]

Blockchain NODES in the Financial Sector

Our digital world gives us many financial alternatives. The future is finance is swiftly evolving. It can be overwhelming to keep up, and the important foundation is to understanding the digital blockchain. The key features of blockchain technology are decentralization and the use of Peer-to-Peer (P2P) network principles that help seek the attention of a […]

It’s January! Happy Financial Wellness Month!

What is Financial Wellness? Financial wellness is being able to meet all your past, current, and future) financial needs. It is about feeling financially secure enough to live balanced life. Financial wellness plays a direct part of mental and physical well being. The cost of financial stress impacts more than an individual’s bank account. Financial […]

What is the Value of Financial Education?

In these turbulent times, financial education is vital for ensuring the holistic development of personal growth; as well as development of trade and commerce in an economy. The problem of financial anxiety has been observed due to the lack of financial education that prevents individuals from living a sustainable and fulfilling life. Imagine honing the […]

NFT: Investment Of The Future

NFT’s are erupting in the digital world with popularity, and it’s only in its infancy stages. Non-Fungible Token (NFT) is being welcomed in the form of a digital solution to collectibles that are similar to the ways in which Bitcoin was promoted as the digital solution to currency. Any digital asset that demonstrates real-world aspects […]

4 Easy Tips for Balancing a Holiday Budget

The holiday season is swiftly approaching. With the rise of the Omicron variant, impending lockdowns, and global supply chain issues- who’s to say what’s next! The pressure to get all your holiday shopping done while maintaining a budget is on! Yet one thing is always for certain, the holiday season is synonymous with spending. If […]