Remote worker COVID-19 forced many of us to rethink our finances and reminded all of us the importance of safeguarding our families’ financial futures. (Photo: Shutterstock)

In a matter of a few short months, COVID-19 completely changed our world. The virus dramatically impacted the global economy and for the first time in more than a decade, Americans were faced with a heightened level of personal economic uncertainty. Millions found themselves in indeterminate employment situations, including being furloughed or even unemployed. The feelings of financial instability took its toll and has since created a growing mental health crisis as more American’s are left feeling anxious and concerned about their financial future.

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