EVERFI’s scalable schooling platform spans ages, industries and education-levels—and news outlets everywhere have taken note of its ability to power a new kind of learning. As the leader in interactive education software, EVERFI is making news. People are talking, and experts are taking notice. Scroll down to read up on EVERFI’s latest news articles and media coverage.

New Survey Finds College Students Lack Financial Literacy

New Survey Finds College Students Lack Financial Literacy

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Diverse Issues in Higher Education:

Today’s college students are feeling unprepared to manage their finances and have already accumulated high amounts of debt, according to a recent survey by EVERFI.

The report, titled “Money Matters on Campus” which was sponsored by AIG Retirement Services, focused on students’ financial experience and knowledge. It included 30,000 college student participants from 440 institutions in 45 states.

Ray Martinez Wharton FinTech Podcast

Ray Martinez Wharton FinTech Podcast

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University of Pennsylvania Wharton FinTech Podcast

As President of Financial Education, Ray is responsible for leading the Company's financial education business, which powers financial capability programs for hundreds of financial institutions across the country. He also oversees EVERFI's Financial Capability Network which has grown to include over 850 financial institutions, thousands of teachers, government officials, Advisory Board members, and non-profit partners. The Financial Capability Network is committed to delivering critical financial education to K-12 students and adults in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada, while also leveraging best practices and technology solutions to yield maximum impact within their communities. Ray has spent over 20 years in the education industry, having served in leadership roles at Kaplan prior to co-founding EVERFI.

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on developing compassion in the workplace

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner on developing compassion in the workplace

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CBS This Morning

The CEO has partnered with an educational technology company called EVERFI to launch a nonprofit called The Compassion Project. The nonprofit's mission statement, Weiner said, is to "ensure that compassion is taught in every elementary school in the United States, and to ensure that all elementary school students understand the meaning of compassion and can practice it."

Anita Hill says allowing abuse victims to tell their stories combats sexual harassment

Anita Hill says allowing abuse victims to tell their stories combats sexual harassment

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The Tennessean

Enabling victims to tell their stories is "important in how they shape public and private institutions" in efforts to curb sexual abuse, lawyer and professor Anita Hill told an audience of school officials Wednesday.

Many college students doubt they’ll be able to pay off their student loans

Many college students doubt they’ll be able to pay off their student loans

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USA Today:

While 62% of the students polled said they felt prepared to stay on top of their college assignments, only 53% were similarly confident when it came to handling their money, according to a survey conducted by financial education technology provider EVERFI and sponsored by AIG Retirement Services, a retirement plan provider.

EVERFI VP of Impact & Education Rob Buelow’s D.C. Council Testimony on How to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

EVERFI VP of Impact & Education Rob Buelow’s D.C. Council Testimony on How to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

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D.C. Council Committee on Health & Committee on Public Safety

EVERFI VP of Impact & Education Rob Buelow testified at the Council of the District of Columbia's Committee on Health and Committee on Public Safety Joint Public hearing on how to combat the opioid epidemic in D.C.

How EVERFI Leverages Its Nationwide Financial Capability Network to Help Consumers Make Smarter Financial Decisions

How EVERFI Leverages Its Nationwide Financial Capability Network to Help Consumers Make Smarter Financial Decisions

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BadCredit.org

Financial education is an important area often overlooked by schools and other organizations, but EverFi is on a mission to bridge the gap by leveraging scalable technology to reach a broader audience. The company aims to help individuals make better financial decisions and improve the lives of those in financially distressed communities. EverFi’s mobile-first solution, EverFi Achieve, is geared toward bringing on-the-go financial literacy resources to adults. According to EverFi Co-Founder and President Ray Martinez, the key to the company’s impact lies in its national network of partners that facilitate its programs and curriculum.