Making an informed decision is the key to avoiding buyer's remorse

posted on July 1, 2011 - 4:14pm
I have buyer’s remorse. Like most people, my closet contains a few items I never should have bought. A paper-thin broom skirt that was shredded by my wheelchair tires the first time I wore it. A bright red handbag that lacks a shoulder strap, forcing me to choose between clutching the accessory or holding onto my wheelchair every time I exit the ramp of my van. Until now, the majority of my...

Tech loans provide alternate financing

posted on May 1, 2006 - 9:00pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 3
People with disabilities and their families face a constant struggle to secure adequate funding for assistive technology and equipment. Communication devices, mobility aids, adapted vehicles and home modifications are all costly, and their purchase isn’t always covered by insurance. Many families take on a serious financial burden as they attempt to pay for assistive technology devices and...