Company Involvement in Financial Wellness Programs

Financial needs are changing with a new younger workforce and more companies are focusing on helping employees deal with financial issues. In a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers, 45% of employees said financial matters were the most stressful issues in their lives. …

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PerkUp’s Emergency Fund ‘NestEgg’ Savings Account

You can look all over the internet and find numerous articles about America’s retirement crisis.  However, you won’t find too much attention given to America’s emergency fund crisis. The numbers are incredibly crucial: Nearly half of U.S. households lack a …

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Financial Wellness: The Newest Workplace Trend

Financial wellness programs and money management training is coming to more and more businesses as the 2017 workplace trend.  This year it is important for employers and employees to take advantage of these new financial wellness programs because they have …

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Happy Fourth of July!

Our Founding Fathers structured American democracy and left a legacy that has greatly influenced the world. This Fourth of July, see what you know about the Founding Fathers by taking this brief quiz.   1. Who were America’s Founding Fathers? …

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#FinHealthMatters

We continuously hear about the importance of physical health, emotional health and psychological health, but taking care of your financial health is finally starting to become a talked about trend. Eat well and exercise and chances are you’ll live happier …

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PerkUp Announces Support of FinHealthMatters Day June 27

New Orleans, LA – June 21, 2017 – PerkUp has announced it will join many of the nation’s leading banks, financial services providers, fintech innovators, and nonprofits in supporting #FinHealthMatters Day on June 27, 2017 — a day designed to …

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Financial Wellness is Important to Employees

How important is it to employees that their organization or company offer financial wellness programs? A new survey makes it clear that it is very important. In this survey, reported in Credit Union Times, 86 percent of employees said it …

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Keys to Financial Wellness Success

A recent report by State Street Global Advisors laid out the key elements of a successful workplace financial wellness program. Noting that three out of five employees routinely experience moderate to high levels of financial stress, the report indicated most …

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