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Housing for the Disabled


Finding an affordable home to live in can be difficult, and finding an affordable home for someone with a disability or modifying your house for someone with a disability can be even harder and more financially straining.  However, there are a few resources that can aid in your search for a place to live, along with programs and services that can make your home accessible and easier to live i...


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Financial Assistance for Family Caregivers


Often, when an elderly individual can no longer care for themselves, a family member will step in as caregiver. For the caregiver this could mean having to quit their job or working less. Since they are not professional caregivers, they aren’t paid for their services, which can cause a major financial burden.   If you are acting as a caregiver to a family member, you probably know thi...


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Help With Medical Bill Debt


Medical bill debt can add up and become too expensive to pay.  What’s worse is that often this debt is a result of something you could not control, and there is just no cutting corners when it comes to your health.  However, here are some ways in which you can cut the cost of your medical bill.   Check for Errors When you get your medical bill, make sure to check your state...


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Preserving Your Marriage During Financial Hardship


When the going gets tough, it is only natural for relationships to be affected.  Especially during financial hardship, a couple’s marriage may start to deteriorate as emotions and economic stress become a burden and detrimental to the relationship.  Here are some ways to rebuild the relationship with your partner so that you can fight for your marriage in order to combat your finan...


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Financial Steps to Take After The Death of A Spouse


Losing a spouse is one of the hardest things anyone will ever have to deal with. Unfortunately, while grieving and in shock, there are quite a few things that have to be attended to. One of the most important matters to be dealt with is finances. If your spouse has passed and you’re unsure about what financial matters need to be attended to, follow these steps.   Gathering Documents ...


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Free Exams & Eyeglasses


The price of eye care without insurance can easily reach the triple digits. Unfortunately, it’s not something that can easily be ignored. It affects how children do in school and how adults perform at work or the wheel. Having less than stellar vision can also cause painful headaches on a regular basis. These programs realize the importance of accessible eye care and are working to bring it ...


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Where to Find Help Paying Bills


Some things, like food, is fairly easy to find help with, Others, like bills, may not be so easy though. Borrowing the money, through means such as payday loans, may be helpful if you have a very temporary need and a steady enough income to pay it back in a timely manner. However, these types of loans tend to have lots of fees and very high interest rates. If this isn’t an option for you, th...


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How to Find Free Bedroom Furniture


Bedroom furniture is almost always expensive. One piece can sometimes cost a full check. Thankfully, there is free furniture available, if you know where to look. Of course, asking friends and family is always a great place to start. However, if that doesn’t yield results, try some of these:   Furniture Banks Furniture banks offer free and low cost (gently used) furniture to those in...


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Hotel Vouchers for The Homeless


Emergency housing is one of your top priorities if you have become homeless. Unfortunately, homeless shelters have limited space and are often at capacity. One solution to this problem is hotel/ motel vouchers. This allows organizations to house the homeless when they do not personally have the resources to do so. These are the best five places to find them:   Homeless Shelters Because the...


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Free Laptops


Laptops are very expensive, and when you’re on a budget, buying one may seem out of the question.  However, finding a laptop or computer for a very low price or even FREE is not as hard as it sounds.  In fact, there are a number of sites designed so that you can find one for a discounted price. A lot of times these sites are selling refurbished laptops and other electronics as opp...


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