MetLife Foundation

MetLife Foundation

News and announcements about MetLife Foundation's $200 million commitment to Financial Inclusion. To learn more visit www.metlife.org

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Village Capital, MetLife Foundation, and PayPal Launch Finance Forward
Multi-year coalition will provide targeted business development support, grants, and equity to more than 100 financial health entrepreneurs on five continents
Aug 12, 2019 2:15 PM ET
The Behavioral Science Inspiring Better Financial Habits
“It sounds like a broad statement,” says Evelyn Stark, Assistant Vice President for Financial Health, MetLife Foundation, “but people are predictable. There are certain behaviors people will repeat again and again. Take the gym for example. Everyone goes to the gym in the first week of January and works hard on their New Year’s resolutions, but by February it’s empty again. Everyone wants to...
Jul 16, 2019 8:00 AM ET
Sesame Street Has a New Way to Teach Kids About Money
The next time you’re looking for financial tips, forget about Warren Buffett or Jeff Bezos. Try Elmo, Cookie Monster and Big Bird. That’s because the iconic Sesame Street characters are part of a program to bring financial smarts to kids around the world. Developed by Sesame Workshop and the MetLife Foundation, the program uses videos, comics, games and activities to make money seem …...
Jun 26, 2019 8:00 AM ET
The Nonprofit Unlocking Millions in Savings
“Something most people don’t understand,” says Carolyn Doyle, SaverLife user, “is that it’s terribly expensive to be poor. In our society, it feels like people who have wealth are rewarded and the poor are punished. SaverLife is doing something to fix that.” Developed by EARN, a fintech focused on improving the financial health of working families, SaverLife helps Carolyn and thousands...
Jun 25, 2019 8:00 AM ET
MetLife Foundation is Making a Difference by Sharing Expertise
MetLife Foundation focuses on improving the financial health of low-income people. And that can be done in many different ways, including by making a social impact in local communities. Thanks to MetLife volunteers, numerous nonprofit organizations have gained invaluable help and improved their futures – without spending a dollar. A safe place to be smart The...
Jun 10, 2019 2:00 PM ET

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