Featured Guest: Chris Patterson, Penny Forward
In this podcast episode, asset-building topic expert and ABLE account owner, Chris Peterson, discusses his personal financial story. Learn how Chris uses his ABLE account to continue to build and shift into working full-time for his new nonprofit organization, Penny Forward, a community of blind people building bright futures one penny at a time.
This episode includes:
- How building assets can support career advancement for people with disabilities and, specifically, people who are blind.
- Examples of ABLE accounts being used by Penny Forward community members who are ABLE-eligible due to blindness or vision loss.
- ABLE account strategies that Chris Peterson, founder of Penny Forward, uses to support his financial independence and, specifically, how he is using his ABLE account to transition into self-employment.