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Saving Money with ABLE Accounts (feat. Sarah Pennington) S6E02

In this weeks episode, you’ll learn everything you need to about ABLE accounts. Sarah Pennington from ABLEnow, explains that ABLE accounts are tax-advantaged savings and investment accounts for individuals with disabilities. They allow these individuals to save money without impacting their eligibility for public benefits like SSI or Medicaid. This is incredibly important for special needs families.

About Sarah Pennington:

Sarah Penningtonserves asBrand Managerfor ABLEnow, the national tax-advantaged disabilitysavings program offered by the Commonwealth of Virginia and administered by Virginia529.With accounts in all 50 states, ABLEnow is one of the fastest-growing ABLE programs in the country.Sarah is honored tohelp build thisentirelynewfinancial productthatcanempower millions ofAmericans with disabilities to save for their future– just like everyone else.

Prior to joining ABLEnowin 2016, Sarah workedforstateagenciesincluding theVirginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services,theVirginia Museum of Fine Arts and theVirginia Economic Development Partnership. Her private-sector experience includes marketing positions with Capital One and the Walt Disney Company. Sarahholds aBachelor of Artsfrom Virginia Tech and aMaster of SciencefromWest Virginia University.Sheis Accreditedin Public Relationsand aCertified Direct Marketing Professional.

Sarah lives in Richmond, Va.with her husband and son.

Referencesmentioned in interview:

•ABLE National Resource, managed by theNational Disability Institute

•National ABLE, managed by theNational Association of State Treasurers

About Rob Gorski and The Autism Dad podcast:

Rob Gorski is a single Dad to three amazing autistic boys and Found and CEO of The Autism Dad, LLC. Multiple award-winning blogger, podcaster, content creator, digital marketer, social media influencer, and respected public figure for well over a decade.

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