Are your employees getting sick from the financial flu? Employees who are financially stressed may take more sick days and be less productive when they are at work. When employees are distracted at work by their financial situation, they perform personal financial tasks while on the clock and take more sick days. That means job performance suffers, says Christy Defrain, vice president, account management at Purchasing Power. Their financial situation doesnt just affect the employee. Its a big drain on the employer as well. Watch out for these financial flu symptoms and adjust your financial wellness program accordingly.