Department of Human Resources

Financial Wellness


Money plays an important role in our lives and not having enough of it can affect our health and well-being. Research shows that financial stress can take a toll on your physical, mental and emotional well-being.

According to the American Psychological Association :

  • 62% of Americans report being stressed about money
  • 34% of Americans worry about unexpected expenses
  • 30% of Americans experience stress when thinking about saving for retirement

“Stress in America.”, 1 Nov. 2017,

Understanding your finances, learning how to manage them more efficiently, and saving money will help you to build a solid financial foundation. The good news is, as a Delawarean, you have access to a wide array of tools and resources available to help you and your family take control of your finances and lead a happy, healthy life!

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