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Financial stress is rising, impacting nearly half of employees. High rates of inflation (6%) are affecting the vast majority of American workers. Four out of five employees are impacted by the rising cost of consumer goods over the past year. However, new research reports 53% of employees say their employer has yet to offer financial wellness benefits or compensation in response to rising prices caused by inflation.

FinFit, merging with Salary Finance, gathered their findings for their Inside the Wallets of Working Americans report. A pool of 2,000 Americans at companies with at least 500 employees were chosen for the survey in February, 2023. The survey revealed many contributing factors play into their overall stress.

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