Financial Wellness in the Workplace: The Business Imperative

December 10, 2018
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U.S. employees face an increasing amount of financial stress that they carry into their workplaces. Issues such as financial literacy, student loan repayment, and retirement remain particularly challenging for employees. Employers recognize these challenges and are in search of solutions to help alleviate employees' financial burdens.

Examining trends in workplace financial wellness innovation, Financial Wellness in the Workplace: The Business Imperative by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation profiles eight large companies with employee programs in financial education, student loan repayment, and retirement. The report highlights how these companies are creating successful financial wellness programs, the challenges they have faced, and the lessons they have learned during their journeys. A summary of best practices also provides direction for companies of all sizes that are interested in pursuing employee financial wellness programs.

To learn more about how businesses are improving employee financial wellness, download the report here.


This research is made possible by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center’s Shape Leaders in Financial Wellness.