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Christopher Wolfington

Christopher Wolfington, Founder & Chief Revenue & Strategy Officer - FinPay, is a business leader and entrepreneur with over 29 years of experience in consumer and financial services. Mr. Wolfington is currently living in Philadelphia, PA and continues to use his entrepreneurial talent to identify key opportunities and solutions in high growth markets.

Recent Posts

FinPay Names Newest Advisory Board Member, Bradley F. Sorte

October 4, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: FinPay In The News, Press Release

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For the 3rd Time, FinPay Appears on the Inc. 5000, with Three-Year Revenue Growth of 274%

September 13, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: News, FinPay In The News, Press Release

PHILADELPHIAAugust 16, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine revealed that FinPay, a recognized leader in pre-care payments and patient engagement, is on its annual Inc. 5000 list for the 3rd year in a row, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies in America. FinPay also ranks 144th in Health Services, 47th in the state of Pennsylvania and 47th in the city of Philadelphia!

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How Financial Stress Affects Worker Productivity

August 30, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: Patient Financial Management, Medical Debt

In today's society, where health is wealth, medical debt proves to be a double-edged sword. On one hand, people need medical care to stay healthy and productive, but on the other, the cost of that care can lead to financial stress and decreased productivity at work. In fact, nearly 66.5% of all bankruptcies can be tied to medical issues, either from high costs for care or time out of work. As an employer, it's crucial to understand how financial stress affects worker productivity and what you can do to manage it.

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6 Ways to Be Financially Responsible

August 16, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington

Financial responsibility refers to the effective management of money. It involves making informed decisions about spending, saving, budgeting, and investing to ensure a secure future. In the context of medical debt and expenses, financial responsibility becomes even more critical as it can be the difference between sinking under the weight of bills and staying afloat. There are several ways to be financially responsible, including maintaining a good credit score and having clear goals.

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5 Money Management Tips

August 2, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: Medical Articles, Patient Financial Management, Medical Debt

Money management is a crucial aspect of today's world as it ensures financial stability and security. It becomes even more essential during challenging financial situations such as medical emergencies or ongoing medical expenses. Medical costs can quickly escalate, causing stress and potentially leading to substantial debt if not properly managed. Effective money management tips can help you navigate these difficult times.

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Why Financial Management Is Important

July 6, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: Patient Financial Management, Patients, Provider

Medical financial management is a crucial aspect of the healthcare industry. As medical costs continue to rise, it is becoming increasingly important for both healthcare providers and patients to manage their finances effectively. But why is financial management important for patients and providers?

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Build a Strong Foundation for Patient Financial Management

June 28, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: News, Health

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Why Should the Patient Financial Experience Be a Top Priority?

June 21, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: Patient Financial Management, Patients, Healthcare Consumer Experience

Do you dread the thought of receiving a medical bill in the mail after a visit to the doctor? You're not alone. Many Americans report feeling overwhelmed and anxious when facing unexpected medical expenses. For most people, a visit to the doctor is a necessary expense, but the financial burden shouldn't add to the stress of seeking medical care. 

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Handling Medical Debt: What Are Your Options?

June 14, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: Patient Financial Management, Patients, Medical Debt

Medical debt can be a heavy burden, and it is unfortunately very common in the United States. Many Americans report difficulties paying their medical bills. This can lead to financial stress and even bankruptcy. Learning how to handle medical debt when you're working on paying your bills or before a costly procedure can improve your financial security in the future. 

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How to Improve the Financial Experience for Addiction Patients

June 7, 2023 by Christopher Wolfington
Tags: Patient Financial Management, Provider, Medical Debt

Financial well-being can play a crucial role in addiction recovery. Managing one's finances is an integral part of the recovery process, as it provides a sense of stability and security that helps to prevent relapse. Money problems can arise during active addiction and can continue to be difficult for people in recovery. Not having enough money or not knowing how to manage it can make it harder to stay healthy and away from addiction. Many treatment providers have begun to recognize the importance of improving the financial experience for addiction patients. 

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