The majority of people in America expect their primary financial institutions to help them improve their financial health, yet only 14% “agree strongly” that they are actually receiving this service. This gap in expectations is a prime opportunity for credit unions to be on the forefront of financial health and to compete effectively by addressing […]
So many research studies about Americans’ personal finances focus on affluent adults and their retirement savings. But Heidi Johnson, director of behavioral economics for the nonprofit Financial Health Network, has put a spotlight on the money challenges of low- and moderate-income people 50 and older. More specifically: how financial institutions and personal finance apps often […]
Amid the pandemic, a ceiling on payday loans extends … state by state. Read the Article >>
The Financial Solutions Lab, an initiative from the Financial Health Network in collaboration with JPMorgan Chase and Prudential Financial, has launched its seventh Accelerator Challenge, focused on helping people improve financial resilience and build long-term financial growth in the wake of the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read the Article >>
Black people make up 13% of the U.S. population, but only have 2.5% of the nation’s wealth Read the Article >>
What is the impact of emergency cash programs on financial health? Hear from financial coaching and emergency aid experts as they discuss what works, what doesn’t, and what providers still need to learn.
To have a sustainable impact on the financial health of customers, employees, and communities, businesses need to take a holistic approach and have a roadmap to follow.
Join us as we explore the business case for financial health with one organization that is testing and learning how to further financial health for its customers and its business.
Join the authors of the recently released report “Race, Ethnicity, and the Financial Lives of Young Adults” as they reveal and discuss some of the surprising insights from this important research.
The Financial Health Network fielded two nationally representative surveys in 2020 and analyzed the financial and transactional records of study participants. Here, we share key insights from our research.
Financial Health Network’s Rob Levy sets the stage for our two-day deep dive into solutions and strategies for driving financial health and the research and measurement that informs the work.