Expanding upon the EAP Financial Wellness Model

Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) are well known for their abuse counseling services amongst other health, work and life-related issues, but perhaps one of the most utilized benefits and well-kept secrets is their financial counseling component. Why is financial counseling included?  According to numerous studies, finances are the number one stressor in America, lying at the […] Read More

Workplace Trends for 2016

Employee Benefit News (EBN) recently published a slideshow entitled the “8 benefit trends to watch for in 2016.”  The first trend is financial wellness, and rightly so, considering that it can ensure success with all the other trends filtering through the workplace. Take a look at this year’s hot topics according to EBN, and why […] Read More

Increased Healthcare Costs Are Affecting Americans’ Financial Habits

50% of employees with health insurance had higher healthcare expenses this past year, according to EBN magazine.1  What’s more is the higher costs are pushing employees to make poor financial decisions that not only prove harmful for their current situation but for their future as well.  With employees’ financial and general well-being in question – […] Read More