Payday Loans for Food? Well, It’s a Strategy

This month our focus is on financial well-being, defined as having enough money to meet one’s needs, control of day-to-day finances and making choices that support a secure financial future.   Easier said than done.   A survey of 2,286 U.S. adults conducted by the financial wellness company Payoff that was designed to better understand patterns of…

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Autumn Well-Being Tips from Wello

This morning we woke to the news that the Farmers’ Almanac 2019-20 Winter Outlook predicts a “Polar Coaster” winter.  The ominous map of the U.S. that accompanied the article begs the question of whether the “Frozen, Snowy” label hovering over Wisconsin was better, or worse, than the “Frigid & Snowy” label atop the Great Plains.  …

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Are We Growing Lifelong Learning for All?

This month our well-being focus is life-long learning.  Research suggests that simply developing a new interest or picking up a new hobby or skill as an adult – or continuing to hone and nurture an existing passion – pays dividends in length and quality of life. But the benefits of adult continued learning are not…

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Be There *AND* Be Square

Question for you.  What have you done in public this month? While it might sound silly, it’s an important question.  As Greater Green Bay’s well-being network, Wello wants people to know how powerful it can be for your own, and others’, well-being to participate in public life of the community.  And by public we don’t…

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