Special Needs Alliance

posted on November 1, 2006 - 2:03pm
A special needs trust is a way to ensure the financial future of a child with a disability. For more detailed information on special needs trusts (SNTs), see Figuring Out Special Needs Trusts: Fear, Dread and Loathing. (NOTE: Although most children will be adults when they benefit from an SNT, the term “child” is used in this article because it describes the relationship with the parents.)

Fear, dread and loathing

posted on November 1, 2006 - 1:23pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 6
For many parents, the mere words induce brain fog, followed by a strong desire to talk about something else. A special needs trust (SNT) is a way to ensure the financial future of a child with a disability. It’s one of those things parents know they ought to get done — but which often is pushed to the bottom of the to-do list because of "busyness," confusion, lack of money and a subconscious...