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Funding in COVID-19: Resources to Support Higher Education

By Paige Butz on Nov 19, 2020 11:12:56 AM

Nearly 15 million students are enrolled in fall semester classes throughout the United States this year. Approximately 72 percent of those students have received at least some form of financial aid according to the Washington Post. Those who do not receive financial aid will need to file a Free Application For Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, form to receive funding. That form is a lifeline to many students not able to pay for their higher education otherwise. This begs the question: What are people whose incomes have been damaged by COVID-19 supposed to do now?

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COVID-19 Forces Americans to Make Positive Changes

By Ayo Mseka on Jul 1, 2020 1:39:13 PM

COVID-19 has served as a wake-up call to Americans about their vulnerability to unforeseen illness and mortality, and has already inspired three out of four adults to make changes to their plans for the future.

Topics: Financial Wellness
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Avoiding Scams

By Ayo Mseka on Apr 21, 2020 12:07:05 PM

The District of Columbia Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking has some information concerning student loan debt relief scams which you might want to share with your clients.

Topics: Financial Wellness Avoiding Scams
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Financial Literacy Month is the Perfect Time to Help Clients Fix Their Financial Missteps

By Ayo Mseka on Apr 20, 2020 2:44:22 PM

According to a new Financial Wellness Survey from KeyBank, 75% of consumers consider themselves financially savvy, with 41% stating they're savvier than most or they consider themselves experts in areas of personal finance.

Topics: Financial Wellness
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COVID-19 Is Creating Financial Stress for Many Consumers

By Ayo Mseka on Apr 20, 2020 1:18:30 PM

During this month, which is Financial Literacy Month, it is interesting to note the high level of financial stress that COVID-19 is creating among many consumers. This underscores the need for many agents and advisors to fully participate in Financial Literacy Month and help their clients during these trying times.

Topics: Financial Wellness
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Financial Wellness Contributes to a ‘Life Well-Lived’

By Aamir Chalisa, MBA, LUTCF on Jan 13, 2020 6:20:00 PM

Topics: Financial Planning Financial Wellness

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