Why Companies With a Large Female Workforce Must Have a Financial Wellness Program

Women have been fighting for equality and struggling with unique finanical challenges for decades. Providing employment opportunities for women and supporting their financial security is not only crucial to their personal and socioeconomic well-being, but it can also give an organization a significant edge over their competitors.  Here are some statistics that show women face significantly different … More Why Companies With a Large Female Workforce Must Have a Financial Wellness Program

The Domino Effect Of Financial Illiteracy 

By David Stedman, CEO and Founder of BrightDime In 2014, I ended my 21-year Wall Street career. The energy, people, innovation and intellect were intoxicating and rewarding; however, at the end of each day I never said, “I really helped somebody today.” The next chapter for me was about helping people by giving them free … More The Domino Effect Of Financial Illiteracy 

A Real Employee “Thank You” Letter

I remember the first time I heard about BrightDime during a company-wide meeting. Now retired Charlotte Pipe CFO, William Hutaff, stood in front of us that morning and expressed his enthusiasm for this new benefit offered to Charlotte Pipe and Foundry associates. He was so excited about BrightDime, my interest peaked immediately.  Following that meeting, I went … More A Real Employee “Thank You” Letter

Travel Shopping Online: 7 Ways To Avoid Getting Tricked 

The travel industry has rebounded, and so have scams. According to a CNBC report, consumers have been cheated out of $545 million through Covid-related fraud since the beginning of 2020 and the greatest amount of money was lost to vacation and travel fraud ($79 million). In addition, the Better Business Bureau has issued warnings about … More Travel Shopping Online: 7 Ways To Avoid Getting Tricked 

2 Factors That Affect Your Financial Future

Money has been the subject of a plethora of songs with negative connotations. “Money” by Pink Floyd, “Money for Nothing” by Dire Straits, “The Taxman” by the Beatles, just to name a few. And there’s a good reason for this. It’s because money management can be difficult to master and navigate. From budgeting to investing, … More 2 Factors That Affect Your Financial Future

Zillion in Partnership with BrightDime Launches “Return to the Workplace Toolkit” to Ease Transition Back to In-Person Work

The Telehealth leader has designed a Wellness-focused digital program to combat the discomfort of returning to the workplace … More Zillion in Partnership with BrightDime Launches “Return to the Workplace Toolkit” to Ease Transition Back to In-Person Work

The Mid-Year Financial Wellness Check-Up 3 Questions You Must Ask Yourself

A mid-year review of your financial plans is one of the best things you can do for your financial health. This is an ideal time to reevaluate your current financial state and year-end goals. Being aware of how much money you have coming into and going out of your account every month, as well as … More The Mid-Year Financial Wellness Check-Up 3 Questions You Must Ask Yourself

Recruiting and Retention: The Positive Effects of Financial Wellness

The challenging recruiting environment is currently a hot topic among HR leaders across all industries. Companies can no longer rely on fun perks to attract talent. Job seekers require more substantial benefits than yoga Fridays and free snacks. Companies need to focus on the total employee experience, and it’s more important than ever. At a … More Recruiting and Retention: The Positive Effects of Financial Wellness

BrightDime Becomes The Financial Wellness Strategic Partner For Winston Benefits

BrightDime is excited to announce a new strategic partnership with Winston Benefits, serving as the financial wellness partner for their 1.2 million plan participants nationwide. Winston is a recognized leader in the benefits technology ecosystem, and their focus on innovation and digital solutions makes this a particularly good fit for BrightDime.  The synchronicity between BrightDime … More BrightDime Becomes The Financial Wellness Strategic Partner For Winston Benefits

The All-Too-Common Financial Problem Facing Employees

Last month we shared an article on how 64% of people surveyed by the National Financial Educators Council (NFEC) had nowhere to turn for expert coaching when making financial decisions. In this article, we’re looking closer at “winging it” when making financial decisions. This common approach creates ramifications that can last for years. Joe’s tax … More The All-Too-Common Financial Problem Facing Employees