Article in the Washington Post suggests what you can do with your tax refund - including entering SaveYourRefund or opening a Prize Linked Savings account.
Business insider article on what people do with their tax refunds includes a quote from Commonwealth Executive Director Tim Flacke on saving at tax time.
Feature in the Stanford Social Innovation Review takes a look at how anxiety about debt and financial stability can severely reduce the productivity and health of employees, which can hurt a company’s bottom line, and why businesses, government, and philanthropic organizations should embrace t…
Press release posted to Associated Press announces Commonwealth's partnership with MetLife Foundation to launch new initiative for building financial security/
Bankrate articles looks at ways to motivate people to save, including prize-linked savings.
New York Times article highlights the use of gamificaiton in financial education, including Commonwealth's gamified app Ramp It Up.
Pensions & Investments looks at the increasing use of gamification in driving retirement plan engagement and increasing financial literacy, including Commonwealth's partnership with Staples to create the game Bite Club.
Local news outlets reports on Save to Win prize winner in Michigan.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis highlights one way employers can get involved in the employees' financial security, featuring Commonwealth Senior Vice President Melissa Gopnik.
CU Insight Press Release on the launch of WINcentive savings, a prize-linked savings account co-designed by Commonwealth, at Affintiy Plus Federal Credit Union in Wisconsin
Commonwealth's Tim Flacke was featured in a segment in the Ric Edelman Show podcast, talking about financial insecurity and the need for basic savings. The segment starts at 51:30.
From WXYZ Detroit - with prize-linked savings, whether you win or lose, you still save.
New York Times article covers SaveYourRefund and the opportunity to save at tax time.
Bankrate discusses how games and gamifcation - including some offerings from Commonwealth - can help boost savings rates.
The News Tribune explores how encouraging people to save works better with prizes, rather than (or in addition to) interest.
US News article features savings products that use the power of prizes to make saving more exciting, such as Save to Win and Prize Savings.
A guest post by Commonwealth in ABA Bank Marketing looks at how a community bank launched its own Prize-Linked Savings product.
CU Today provides an update on the growth of Minnesota's Prize-Linked Savings program, WINcentive.
NPR's Marketplace looks at what Walmart's Prize Savings might do for the financially vulnerable
Commonwealth's Amanda Hahnel spoke at an event about how gamification and video games can help employers contribute towards worker financial wellness, as reported in Forbes.