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  • Posted August 12, 2019

Pre-Employment Transition Services

My son is finishing his first “real” job experience and I couldn’t be prouder of him. He worked …

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  • Posted August 5, 2019

“Vent” Once – Then Move On

I believe we’ve all said “I just want to vent” to friends at some point in our lives, …

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  • Posted July 29, 2019

Our Aging Children

We’re getting older, and so are our children. I don’t think this comes as a surprise to anyone, …

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  • Posted July 27, 2019

Choosing the Right 529A Plan for a Special Needs Beneficiary

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

As featured on Nerd’s Eye View – Kitces.com

Leveraging the success (and the systems and infrastructure) …

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  • Posted July 22, 2019

Love and I/DD

My niece got married this weekend, I’m incredibly happy for her and her wife; although I couldn’t be …

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  • Posted July 15, 2019

Let’s Get Real About Public Benefits

I struggle to bite my tongue and mind my words sometimes, especially when listening to people rant about …

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  • Posted July 8, 2019

Student Earned Income Exclusion (SSI)

My son starts his first “real” job today, Goodwill Monocacy Valley was able to place him with an …

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  • Posted July 1, 2019

Try Focusing on the Positives

I think we all like to “vent”, but I’m becoming more convinced doing so only hurts us over …

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  • Posted June 24, 2019

Let Go, But Be Ready to Reel Back In

Over the last several weeks I’ve had the realization I’ve been unfair to my son; because I doing …

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  • Posted June 17, 2019

Do I Have to be Guardian?

This was a question I asked myself for years – my wife and I strongly disagreed (I was …

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