Within days of Trump’s inauguration, Republicans swiftly laid the groundwork to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act, nicknamed “Obamacare,” which provided health insurance to more than 20 million Americans. The public has responded with panic about pre-existing conditions and potential sticker shock.
The idea for ABLE accounts came about a decade ago from parents of kids with disabilities who were frustrated that they could not easily save money for their children. "For the first time a lot of individuals will be able to work, save money and get some growth out of it," says Adam Beck.
The MassMutual Center For Special Needs Year in Review
Have you ever wondered what The American College MassMutual Center for Special Needs does? Take a look at all the Center has accomplished in 2016.
The ADA at 26: How America and Financial Services Have Changed
To mark the 26th anniversary of the ADA, The American College MassMutual Center for Special Needs convened a panel to talk about how the ADA changed America and how the financial services profession was different before this law. The discussion centered on how the profession can recruit more people with disabilities as financial advisors, how companies today are serving people with disabilities and their families, and practical steps that the industry can take to fulfill the full-inclusion promise of the ADA.