Category: Disability

  • Financial Sense┬ó Preview: ABLE Accounts Q/A

    When/Where Coming up this Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023. 7:30pm ET, 6:30pm CT, 5:30pm MT, 4:30pm PT. Penny Forward’s public zoom program This chat will also be live streamed on the Penny Forward Facebook page and YouTube accounts. We also will be connecting the program to our Penny Forward Clubhouse Club. Topic Last month Congress passed […]

  • Early Access Penny Forward Podcast: All About ABLE Accounts in 2023

    This week Chris, Liz, and MOe share with you some of what they know about ABLE accounts. Thanks to an omnibus spending bill passing and change effecting ABLE accounts, they felt this was a very timely topic to share the good news.   Click here to see the transcript…   Show Notes… Penny Forward pennyforward.com……

  • Early Access Penny Forward Podcast Transcript: All About ABLE Accounts in 2023

    today, we’re going to be talking about the ins and outs of Able accounts. Able accounts are a wonderful tool for blind people and people with disabilities to save money without impacting their eligibility to receive means tested benefits. During an omnibus spending bill that was passed in late December of 2022 and takes affect……

  • Penny Forward on What’s the Matter With Kids Today tonight Jan 23 8pm ET

    Have questions on starting a family? How much does it cost? How do I afford transportation? When do I start saving for my child’s college? Should my child start working? Is allowance a good idea? When do I open bank accounts for my children? Should I be contributing to my retirement while raising a family?…

  • Penny Forward Podcast: Money Moves to Kick Off 2023

    This week Chris, Liz, and MOe discuss some of the moves they are making with their finance’s to kick off the year right. They discuss getting credit reports, signing up for ABLE Accounts, looking to retirement, and other ways you can lower some bills.   Click here to see the transcript…   Show Notes… Penny…

  • Description Of A Braille Credit Report

    In our January 8th, 2023, members only group chat, I demonstrated the process for ordering a Braille credit report from the automated telephone system at 1 (877) 332-8228. Large print and audio versions of your credit reports are also available using this system. It took about five days, including Saturday and Sunday, to receive the…

  • Early Access Penny Forward Podcast: Money Moves to Kick Off 2023

    This week Chris, Liz, and MOe discuss some of the moves they are making with their finance’s to kick off the year right. They discuss getting credit reports, signing up for ABLE Accounts, looking to retirement, and other ways you can lower some bills.   Click here to see the transcript…   Show Notes… Penny……

  • Penny Forward Podcast Archive: Accessibility’s Final Frontier

    As we finish off one year and head off onto another, we dove into the archive to update this past ep. This was the first launch of this program that is being discussed, and it is to our understanding that the second launch of this kind has now happened.   Click here to see the…

  • Penny Forward Transcript Archive: Accessibility’s Final Frontier

    In this pull from the archive we are going out of this world. Meet Dr. Wells-Jensen, and learn about her zero gravity flight as well as what she learned from it   Click here to listen to the audio podcast…   Editor’s Notes: As this was a previously released podcast some things in the Penny…

  • Early Access Penny Forward Podcast Archive: Accessibility’s Final Frontier

    Early Access Penny Forward Podcast Archive: Accessibility’s Final Frontier As we finish off one year and head off onto another, we dove into the archive to update this past ep. This was the first launch of this program that is being discussed, and it is to our understanding that the second launch of this kind……