Nice to meet you!

With a team rich in financial products and consumer knowledge, we’re here to help you build better financial tools for your employees.

Rachel Schneider, CEO

Rachel leads Canary in creating an ambitious, high impact solution for some of the challenges that she uncovered as co-author of The Financial Diaries: How Americans Cope in a World of Volatility and as an early employee at the Financial Health Network.

Kimberly Gartner, Chief Partnerships Officer

Kimberly develops high impact, cross-sector partnerships and leads Canary’s consulting work. As the original driver the Financial Health Network’s consulting business, Kimberly has deep experience in advising enterprises large and small on how to develop products and services that build financial security. 

Aliza Gutman, Head of Product

Aliza leads the design and development of our product. She brings experience in product strategy and insights from roles at Charles Schwab, the Financial Health Network, and PayPal.


Canary is incubated at The Workers Lab as part of its Design Sprint for Social Change. The Workers Lab invests in experiments and innovation that build power for working people.

Canary is grateful for the thought leadership and ongoing advice of the Aspen Institute Financial Security Program and Commonwealth.

Canary’s work is made possible through collaboration with BlackRock, Citi Community Development, Flourish, and the Robin Hood Foundation.

Work with Canary

We’d love to work with you on implementing a workplace hardship fund or consult on one you already have in place. Let us know how we can help you create a brighter future for your employees.

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