• hand reaching out with a credit card
  • Person Reading Braille
  • man holding a book titled Financial planning
  • woman holding cash sitting at a table with a calculator and notebook doing budgeting
  • Various US bills, different dollar denominations, with a plastic sitting atop the bills with the text “Taxes”
  • Arms holding a calculator in their left hand and a pen in their right hand, hovered over financial forms.
  • Pink pig piggy bank with coins scattered around it.
  • Hands reading a braille booklet. To their left, another pair of hands, as if the person to the reader’s left is there for assistance.

About Penny Forward

Penny Forward is a non-profit organization offering accessible financial wellness education and counseling programs for people who are blind or disabled. Our self-paced online courses will provide you with tools and techniques you can use to navigate the complicated landscape of personal finance. In addition, you will also have access to exclusive member-only Zoom chats where you can ask questions and practice your growing money management skills with other members and our instructors. You can also schedule one to one sessions for more personalized help. If that isn’t enough, you’ll also get early access to all Penny Forward podcast episodes, A members only newsletter, and bonus content created exclusively for our members. All of this costs just $9 a month or $99 a year.

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