More than two-thirds of workers would prefer employers use costs of other perks to top up pension pots

2017-04-04T14:57:54+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards research has been featured in an article on City AM. The research shows that 68 per cent of workers would happily pass up benefits like shopping discount vouchers or gym memberships in return for a bit more in their pension, while 36 per cent said they are now more focused on pouring money [...]

The impact of financial stress

2017-03-21T08:39:20+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards Director, Phil Blows, has been featured in an article on Reward Guide. The article discusses recent Wealth Wizards research that shows over two thirds (70%) of British employees feel that their poor financial health impacts their physical health, emotional wellbeing and stress levels. Phil said "It is important that employers acknowledge the connection [...]

31% feel their employer is more interested in their physical than financial health

2017-03-09T08:20:50+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards research has been featured in an article on Employee Benefits. The research shows that the majority  of UK workers think their financial health is as important as their physical health, with 58 per cent thinking financial and physical health are equally important. Read the full article here.

Financial health as important as physical health say workers

2017-03-08T09:00:41+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards research has been featured in an article on Corporate Adviser. The research shows that the majority  of UK workers think their financial health is as important as their physical health, with 58 per cent thinking financial and physical health are equally important. Read the full article here.

In the Spotlight with Andrew Firth, Wealth Wizards

2017-02-27T10:25:23+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards CEO, Andrew Firth, has been featured in a Financial Reporter profile. The article discusses the development of financial technology, robo-advice and the impact of auto-enrolment. "On the whole, we think that it’s extremely important for people to have the right information and tools to make informed decisions when planning for their retirement. This is [...]

Money Marketing Profile: Wealth Wizards’ boss goes from farming to the robo-advice frontier

2017-02-01T10:41:56+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards CEO, Andrew Firth, has been featured in a Money Marketing profile. The article discusses the development of financial technology, robo-advice and his career to date. "Firth learned a lot from the launch of Egg and his subsequent role as founder and chief executive of software firm Clearwell, which was sold to The Money [...]

Why staff discount offers are bad for financial resilience

2017-01-30T08:45:27+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards Account Director, Philip Blows, has written an article for Corporate Adviser online discussing staff discount offers and the impact they have on financial resilience. “Speaking to companies about the reward strategies they should put in place for their employees is like deciding what food to give to children – it is the choice between short-term gratification [...]

Playing games with pensions: Can gamification help boost retirement saving?

2016-11-29T08:13:41+00:00Media|

Tony Vail, Wealth Wizards Chief Innovation Officer, has been quoted in an online article on Money Marketing discussing pension gamification. “Some of the tools are created with the best intentions but can just end up complicating things. You have to take into account what people are used to,” he says. “Some tools I’ve seen have dynamic graphs [...]

The dangers of workplace stress

2016-11-28T10:46:03+00:00Media|

Wealth Wizards Account Director, Philip Blows, has written an article for HR Director online, discussing the impact of workplace stress. “The physical and mental effects of stress are well documented and are not to be taken lightly. We all experience stress in different ways but it is probably fair to say that financial difficulty is one of [...]