people jumping off cliff and over shark fins (Photo: Shutterstock)

The pandemic has added financial pressure to people and households already struggling to make ends meet, not to mention save for long-term expenses and retirement. Even before the pandemic, about 40 percent of households indicated they would have trouble paying an unexpected expense of $400.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to BenefitsPRO, part of your ALM digital membership.

  • Critical BenefitsPRO information including cutting edge post-reform success strategies, access to educational webcasts and videos, resources from industry leaders, and informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM, BenefitsPRO magazine and events
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

© 2024 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.