Can Companies Solve Workers’ Money Problems?

Financial-wellness plans aim to help employees cut their debt, invest for retirement.

By Rachel Feintzeig , Wall Street Journal

Companies are expanding their wellness programs to focus on workers’ wallets in addition to their waistlines.

Meredith Corp., Staples Inc. and PepsiCo Inc., among others, have begun offering programs aimed at improving employees’ financial security.

Modeled after physical-wellness programs