5 Steps Entrepreneurs Should Take to Mitigate Risk in Retirement

Retirement planning is often an afterthought for business owners. There are uncertainties considering its futuristic state. Entrepreneurs commonly ask, will I even live to see retirement? Will I enjoy enough success from my business that I can afford not to fund it separately? Aren’t my immediate expenses more of a priority anyway? These deterrents cause …

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The Value of Financial Education for Entrepreneurs

Financial education is often an intimidating and challenging initiative for entrepreneurs to undertake. Yet it is vital for financial prosperity, economic sustainability and mental health. Financial competency is pivotal in accessing capital and maneuvering through the peaks and valleys of business management. Since our inception, Financial Fitness Group (FFG) has spearheaded academic, unbiased financial literacy …

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Digital Transformation Brings Financial Education to the Forefront: Part 2

With the digital disruption becoming increasingly relevant in our economy, it is more important than ever for organizations, regardless of industry, to understand what customer experience means. It has been defined in many ways, but our definition aims to explain the scope of customer experience: Customer experience: the interactions between an organization and a customer …

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Digital Transformation Brings Financial Education to the Forefront: Part 1

Why Digital Transformation is a Necessity for the Financial Service Industry Investing in digital technologies to accelerate marketplace position is no longer optional. It’s a requirement to get ahead. Digital technologies produced increased customer awareness, enabling research and broadening their options on how they can manage their money. As a result, financially educated customers are …

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Just How Low Is 401k Financial Literacy?

Click Here to View Original Article Posted on 401k Specialists It’s higher among men than women, but all around awful “Most Americans lack personal finance knowledge necessary to make appropriate financial decisions in the normal course of life.” Harsh, direct and (unfortunately) true. The TIAA Institute and the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center found that …

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