Simple emergencies can cause significant financial hardship. So, Canary built a solution. The Canary team brings a deep understanding of American financial lives to help organizations both big and small understand why workers need access to emergency cash and how they can support them. We believe employee assistance grants should be a ubiquitous part of the employee financial health package.
37% of adults could not cover an unexpected $400 expense with savings… and that was before COVID-19.
60% of Americans have a financial shock each year; half find it difficult to make ends meet for months afterwards.
The 10x racial wealth gap means the highest risks are for people of color.