It’s Financial Literacy Month: Commit – or Re-commit – to Your Financial Wellness

Financial wellness is important for people with disabilities!

When people with disabilities think about financial wellness, they sometimes concentrate solely on federal benefits, such as SSI and Medicaid.  However, there are other things they can also consider when building a strong financial future, such as saving for an emergency or making a budget. The Illinois Treasurer’s Office offers tools that can help people with and without disabilities as they build financial practices and skills.  Read on to learn things that might help you during this Financial Literacy Month.