Financially anxious workers could mean trouble for a business. Research shows that financial stress actually decreases employee productivity, which, in turn, costs businesses money.
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.
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 […]
Article Originally Published by Workforce Magazine By: Dan Murray There is a savings crisis in America. Eight out of 10 workers are living paycheck to paycheck, and though many employers have started to prioritize financial wellness in recent years, they are doing little to prepare employees for financial emergencies that could end up affecting their performance in […]