Heat and energy assistance from the government: LIHEAP
Overcoming Obstacles | Getting Government assistance

Heat and energy assistance from the government: LIHEAP

Al and I are in the process now of getting our Low-Income Heat and Energy Assistance Plan(LIHEAP) renewed. Since we are getting it done right now, I figured it was a good time to talk about this program. What is LIHEAP? LIHEAP exists in some form in every state but is usually managed on the…

Disability and marriage rules
Overcoming Obstacles | Getting Government assistance

Disability and marriage rules

We are in the midst of wedding season.  Weddings are generally beautiful affairs where two people commit to one another, announce their love to the world, and celebrate their relationship with family and friends.  I attended two weddings this year, one for my cousin in Ohio, and another where a long-time friend of Al’s got…