Common Cents Lab Opens Applications for 2018 Financial Services Cohort

Monday, October 9, 2017

Common Cents Lab, a financial research lab at Duke University supported by MetLife Foundation, today announced that it is accepting applications for its 2018 behavioral design partners.

Each year, the lab collaborates with chosen financial services providers to custom design, test, and launch new features and products that aim to increase financial well-being for 1.8 million low- to moderate-income (LMI) households in America. To apply, please visit

“Over the past two years, we have shown that behavioral interventions can influence positive, measurable improvements in financial well-being,” said Common Cents founder, Behavioral Economics Professor, and New York Times bestselling author Dan Ariely. “We will work closely with this next group of partners to design interventions and products that take advantage of human nature to produce better financial decisions and improved financial health.”

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Finance, Impact Assessment
behavioral economics, financial health