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Financial Empowerment Resource Links

PFEEF has a library of financial literacy materials that cover a wide range of topics; all to help educate employees and help them make the most of their money and achieve financial wellness.  Click here for a set of financial empowerment resources for organizations that help people meet their financial goals by increasing their knowledge, skills, and resources.


April is Financial Literacy Month and a great time to focus on financial education. A lack of financial preparedness has huge societal costs, and in the coming years as Americans age, these costs will likely increase. There are daunting challenges facing not only the poor but also the working middle class. In the face of flat real wages, structural unemployment, a high tax burden, and higher health-care costs, it is becoming more difficult for millions of Americans to find extra income to save at the end of the month. In addition, many don’t understand the enormous commitment a self-financed retirement entails. 
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"Adulting" Is Harder Without Any Financial Education

T. Rowe Price's tenth annual Parents, Kids & Money Survey revealed that receiving financial education in school can have a positive impact on financial behaviors years later. The survey sampled 1,000 young adults and found that those who received some financial education in school (59%) are more likely to have good saving habits compared with those who did not receive any financial education in school (41%). Read more about the survey and results at T. Rowe Price
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The PFW Scale™ is an effective way to evaluate employee financial stress. Click here to learn how your organization can benefit by using the Personal Financial Wellness Scale™
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