A financial wellness blog by the experts at Enrich

looking over the shoulder of an employee using financial wellness app on his iPad
5
Sep

How to Create an Employee Financial Wellness Survey

Financial wellness programs are becoming mainstream among employers in many industries. In order to find the right program, you need to understand what your employees need and want, as well as when they most want the information.

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couple in sunset talking about retirement
12
Aug

How to Improve Employee 401(k) Participation Rate

Employees are more likely to participate (in 401(K)s) if they understand the benefits of doing so. Financial wellness education can teach employees the importance of participating, which can be emphasized by employer communication.

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Elderly man's hands signing financial contract
25
Jul

How Student Loan Debt is Affecting Baby Boomer Employees

Although student debt is rising among all generations, those age 60 to 69 have experienced a 72 percent increase in their loan balances over the last five years, the largest area of growth for student loan debt.

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older woman working on a laptop
4
Jun

How Employers Use Financial Wellness to Help Gen X Employees

The unhappiest and most financially stressed age group in the U.S. is Gen X, according to MetLife’s latest Employee Benefit Trends Study.

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HR employees planning a holistic financial wellness program
17
Jan

6 Must-haves for a Holistic Financial Wellness Program

In order to be holistic, a financial wellness program should address the needs of your workforce. In today’s diverse workplace, employees have unique needs based on their stage of life.

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11
Dec

5 Steps to Get Your Employees Ready for Retirement

The first step in creating retirement readiness is communication. However, not all communication about retirement is beneficial. One-size-fits-all messages are typically ignored because they really don’t “fit” anyone at all.

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Employees Working on Holistic Financial Wellness Program Courses
14
Sep

Financial Wellness Programs Promote Well-Being and Increase Employee Productivity

Most American employees have learned hard life lessons about finance, and many of them feel that they could use some guidance. Increasingly, employers are offering financial wellness training as part of their benefits programs.

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Employee Financial Wellness Needs Assessment
21
Aug

How to Survey Your Employees for Your Financial Wellness Program

Nonetheless, not just any financial wellness program will do. Your company must first find out what your employees want and need so that the program you offer can address their concerns. 

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Providing Incentives to Improve Employee Financial Health
17
Jul

Providing Incentives for Your Employee Financial Wellness Program

For a financial wellness program to convince employees to adopt and maintain healthy financial behaviors, employees must internalize these behaviors. Rewards for participation help transition employees from external incentives to internal understanding.

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How Employee Engagement is Vital to Financial Wellness
5
Mar

Why Employee Engagement is Vital to Financial Wellness

Financial wellness works to empower employees and strengthen the employee/company relationship. However, employee engagement with financial wellness is vital to a successful financial wellness education. Why does it matter? Let's find out!

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