The desire to live independently is a natural part of adulthood. All adults want to be in control of their own lives and make decisions for themselves! Just because you have a disability doesn’t mean you won’t be able to enjoy independence. However, it may take planning and preparation to make sure your health, safety, social, recreational, and of course financial needs are met to have a fulfilling independent life.
In this topic you will:
At the end of this topic, you will have the opportunity to see what you have learned and think about how you plan to use your new knowledge. Complete the quiz on the Let’s Review page to earn your A Home of My Own Badge.
This topic corresponds with Chapter 7: A Home of My Own in the book Cents and Sensibility: A Guide to Money Management. Learn more about Cents and Sensibility.