Financially anxious workers could mean trouble for a business. Research shows that financial stress actually decreases employee productivity, which, in turn, costs businesses money.
Use the halfway point in the year as an opportunity to do a frank assessment of your spending to date and make realistic plans for the months ahead.
The best things in life are free, and this includes a host of activities that you can fit into your workday that won’t stretch your wallet.
fetyNet’s savings tool Cookie Jar was selected out of more than 10,000 applicants to receive the Silver Award in the New Product – Financial Services category
Employer-sponsored short-term savings plans aren’t yet a standard work benefit in the way that health insurance and 401(k) accounts are. But it may be time for that to change, given today’s combination of historically low unemployment rates and high financial insecurity.
Every day you make decisions that impact your bank account balance. Small purchases throughout the week add up fast, but building a few smart habits can help you grow your savings. In this article, we’ll offer up a few strategies to cut down on everyday costs to help you keep your wallet healthy. 1. Plan […]
The stress you carry from home doesn’t come off with your coat when you settle in for the workday. Not knowing if you can afford to pick up your prescription after work or pay your cell phone bill can be a huge distraction. In this piece, we’ll take a look at how many workers are […]
Your tax return may be smaller than usual this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t stretch it to help you meet your goals. Setting a small amount of money aside can have a huge impact on your financial health in the short or long term. In this post, we’ll outline a few strategies for […]
When it comes to workplace wellness, benefits and perks from employers can have significant impacts on worker satisfaction. A paycheck may be why employees seek out new jobs in the first place, but a positive work culture, opportunities for growth and recognition, and a feeling their employers are invested in their wellbeing are reasons why […]
Imagine you have only a few hundred dollars in your savings account and your furnace breaks over the weekend…and it’s freezing outside. You call your local HVAC company, and they say weekend emergency house calls are an extra $150, which doesn’t even go toward the cost to fix the furnace.
Thanks to a growing number of digital couponing apps available on smart phones, you no longer have to flip through newspaper inserts just to save a buck or two on toothpaste. With access to apps everywhere we go thanks to smartphones, coupon savings are now just a swipe away. Tip #1: Ditch the Scissors Apps […]
Article Originally Published By: Jeff Sherman, OnMilwaukee.com There are many creative, fun ways to save money. Digitally, it’s even easier. But when pushed by a friend or your employer, saving your hard earned money should get even easier. That’s the goal behind Cookie Jar, a new Wisconsin-born startup growing in the fintech space. As businesses […]