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Using Facebook for Consumer Insights and Awareness

Connecting with financially vulnerable people is critical to our success. With the growth of social media, Commonwealth recently tested Facebook ads as an easy, and potentially cost-effective, way to raise awareness and hear from financially vulnerable people. We piloted this tool with two different…

Learnings from Boston Saves

CSA programs can provide many benefits to students, families, and communities. Commonwealth believes that they should be designed to meet the needs of the users they seek to benefit. In partnership with the City of Boston, Commonwealth conducted research with 100 Boston Public School families betwee…

Rise with your Raise: Linking Work to Financial Security

States, counties, and municipalities across the country have passed legislation to increase the minimum wage for 19 million workers, offering a once in a lifetime opportunity to build their financial security. At Commonwealth, we’re looking at how we can partner with workers, employers, financ…