May is Disability Awareness Month
Disability is a growing concern. As we live longer, we are at increased risk of disability. Our uniformed service members are at an increased risk of temporary or permanent disability. Children are at risk with increased occurrences or physical and/or mental disability. Especially in the case of children, financial planning is important, because you have to plan your finances and plan to care for your disabled child once you are no longer physically able to do it.
Compliments of Bud Cook, we have a website regarding disability that we hope you will find useful.
Council for Disability Awareness www.disabilitycanhappen.org
The CDA is a non-profit organization committed to informing and educating the American public about the widespread and growing frequency of disability, and the financial impact it can have.
Since it began in 2005, the Council for Disability Awareness has engaged in communications, research and education about disability. A large part of our mission is providing helpful resources and information to wage earners, their families, the media, employers and anyone concerned about disability and the devastating impact it can have on the finances and lifestyle of American families.
The first step is to be informed. At CIGX Financial, we specialize in managing trust and conservatorship accounts. If you or a loved one has special needs or is disabled, your financial picture has probably changed. We can help improve your financial security.
If you are the caregiver for a disabled child or disabled adult, or an incapacitated adult or person of any age with special needs, you are an exceptional person. The duties required are extremely taxing, and the personal relationship you have, whether it is a parent,...