Employees surveyed say these benefits contribute a lot to their feeling of financial security, but 83% are at least somewhat interested in help with accumulating emergency savings.
Participants receive personalized checklists and can check on their guide periodically to track progress against goals and update their information.
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Cash back on spending can be contributed to a 401(k), 529 plan or HSA.
Everyone needs to review their budget and financial goals in light of economic uncertainty and the recent stock market correction, BrightPlan says.
Financial Finesse enterprise (FFe) is focused on serving financial services firms seeking to evolve their impact by providing participants with access to financial coaching resources designed to accommodate all life stages.
The tool also calculates its own financial wellness score for participants and employers.
My Learning Center offers a financial wellness assessment, retirement calculators, webinar recordings, podcasts, videos, articles and other resources previously available in different areas of the participant website, all in one location.
Among those that are, they are more likely than others to have measured their employees’ financial wellness.
It is available for all plan participants through CUNA Mutual Retirement Solutions’ BenefitsForYou website, and there is no cost to participants or plan sponsors.
“More robust programs—which go beyond just education—tend to cost more for plan sponsors. But, they include features such as on-site support, account aggregation, budget tracking and goal setting,” says Claire Daly, Corporate Insight.
The Center for State & Local Government Excellence notes that with many local governments shifting benefits decisions to workers, those workers need help understanding finance basics.
It will be available to all clients and joins a number of other financial wellness programs that ADP already makes available.
Employees expressed concerns about budgeting, health care and emergency funds, and low levels of knowledge about financial and retirement topics were reported.