FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 29, 2016
SOUTHEASTERN FREIGHT LINES OFFERING
RAMSEY SOLUTIONS’ SMARTDOLLAR TO EMPLOYEES
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, is helping its team of more than 8,200 associates take control of their personal finances by offering Ramsey Solutions’ SmartDollar as an employee benefit. Created by financial expert Dave Ramsey, SmartDollar is the premier curriculum for teaching financial literacy in a corporate setting.
Alvin Shaver, Southeastern’s Director of Compensation and Benefits, stated “We are extremely excited about this opportunity to offer the SmartDollar program. Dave Ramsey’s brand is known by many of our folks and that brings credibility to this great tool. We are convinced that SmartDollar will enhance the well-being of our associates and their families by improving their financial wellness.”
SmartDollar is a financial wellness tool that educates, inspires, and empowers employees to proactively take control of their money and get on track for retirement. The mission of SmartDollar is to help participants change their behavior towards money and in turn, use their largest wealth-building tool, their income, to save and invest instead of paying consumer debt.
SmartDollar is offered as both an online and mobile-friendly program and is available to companies and plan advisors. For more information on SmartDollar, go to www.SmartDollar.com.
About Southeastern Freight Lines
Southeastern Freight Lines, a privately-owned regional less-than-truckload transportation services provider founded in 1950, specializes in next-day service in the Southeast and Southwest and operates 88 service centers in 14 states, Canada and Puerto Rico. Southeastern has a network of service partners to ensure transportation services in the remaining 36 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Mexico. Southeastern Freight Lines provides more than 99.35% on-time service in next day lanes. A dedication to service quality and a continuous quality improvement process that began in 1985 has been recognized by more than 400 quality awards received from customers and associations. Southeastern Freight Lines subsidiary, Southeastern Logistics Solutions, provides expedited service and multi-modal transportation services across the nation through strategic capacity partnerships. For more information, please visit www.sefl.com and www.facebook.com/SoutheasternFreight.
About Ramsey Solutions
Ramsey Solutions empowers people from all walks of life to win at life and money by helping them regain control of their finances, build wealth, grow leadership skills and enhance their lives through personal development. The company offers messages of hope through a variety of mediums including live events, publishing, digital products and syndicated content. The company was started by CEO Dave Ramsey, America’s trusted voice on money and business. Ramsey has authored seven best-selling books, and is the host of the nationally-syndicated The Dave Ramsey Show, which is heard by more than 12 million listeners each week on more than 575 radio stations and multiple digital outlets. Ramsey Solutions employs more than 575 team members and has been voted among Nashville’s best places to work nine times. For more information on Dave Ramsey and Ramsey Solutions, go to daveramsey.com or follow @DaveRamsey on Twitter.
Contact: Curt Harding