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Recent Webinar Archives

The past WISE webinar recordings and materials are archived here. If you missed any of the previous WISE webinars, or want to review them again, you can watch those videos and read transcripts from the webinar archive below.

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Ticket to Work: The Pathway to Financial Independence (January 24, 2018)

  • The January 24, 2018 WISE webinar, Ticket to Work: The Pathway to Financial Independence, provided information to:
    • Learn how to set financial goals, budget and create an action plan
    • Discover financial services that may be helpful
    • Understand the available tax benefits
  • Moderator:
    • Ms. Brittany Taylor, NDI Consulting
  • Presenters:
    • Elizabeth Jennings, NDI Consulting
    • Nancy Boutot, NDI Consulting
  • Materials:
    • Transcript (TXT)
    • Presentation (PDF) (DOC)
    • Video:

Debunking the Three Biggest Myths about Disability Benefits and Work (December 12, 2017)

  • The December 12, 2017 WISE webinar, Debunking 3 Biggest Myths about Disability Benefits and Work, addressed the 3 most common myths about the program and answered questions like:
    • Will I have a medical Continuing Disability Review if I use my Ticket?
    • What happens to my healthcare coverage if I start working?
    • What happens if I need to stop working due to my disability?
  • Moderator:
    • Ms. Brittany Taylor, NDI Consulting
    • Nancy Boutot, MS, NDI Consulting
  • Presenters:
    • Elizabeth Jennings, National Disability Institute
    • Debbie Baker, Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Materials:
    • Transcript (TXT)
    • Presentation (PDF) (DOC)
    • Video:

Working for Yourself with Ticket to Work (November 17, 2017)

  • Focused on providing participants with an understanding of how self-employment and the Ticket to Work program can work together to provide the transition to a financially stable future. The presentation included information on:
    • Work Incentives that can help with self-employment
    • Why self-employment may be the right choice for someone
    • Key considerations and resources to plan a path toward employment or self-employment
    • New England Business Associates (NEBA) Business Development Center
  • Moderator:
    • Ms. Brittany Taylor, NDI Consulting
    • Nancy Boutot, MS, NDI Consulting
  • Presenters:
    • Paula Ryan, Empower Tennessee
    • Colleen M. Moynihan, New England Business Associates
  • Materials:
    • Transcript (TXT)
    • Presentation (PDF) (DOC)
    • Video:

Achieving Financial Independence with Ticket to Work and an ABLE Account (October 25, 2017)

  • Focused on providing participants with an understanding of how the ABLE Act and Ticket to Work program can help to make a future smooth through work. The presentation included information on:
    • The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act;
    • How ABLE accounts help certain people with disabilities and their families save for the future while protecting eligibility for public benefits; and
    • How an ABLE account and Social Security's Ticket to Work program can help you to achieve financial independence through work.
  • Moderator: Nancy Boutot, MS, NDI Consulting
  • Presenters:
    • Chris Rodriguez, ABLE National Resource Center, National Disability Institute
    • Elizabeth Jennings, National Disability Institute
  • Materials:
    • Transcript (TXT)
    • Presentation (PDF) (DOC)
    • Video:

Ticket to Work and Work Incentives - A Two-Part Series: Part 2 – Social Security Disability Insurance (September 27, 2017)

  • Presented information on Ticket to Work and Work Incentives for people who receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). The presentation included information on:
    • How to identify the type of disability benefit you receive by going online;
    • Work Incentives that are available to you if you receive SSDI benefits; and
    • Social Security’s Ticket to Work program.
  • Moderator: Nancy Boutot, MS, NDI Consulting
  • Presenters:
    • Debi Schwartz, Social Security
    • John E. Marshall Jr., Social Security
  • Materials:
    • Transcript (TXT)
    • Presentation (PDF) (DOC)
    • Video:

Ticket to Work and Work Incentives - A Two-Part Series: Part 1 – Supplemental Security Income (August 23, 2017)

  • Presented information on Ticket to Work and Work Incentives for people who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI). The presentation included information on:
    • How to identify the type of disability benefit you receive by going online;
    • Work Incentives that are available to you if you receive SSI benefits; and
    • Social Security's Ticket to Work program.
  • Moderator: Nancy Boutot, MS, NDI Consulting
  • Presenters:
    • Debi Schwartz, Social Security
    • John E. Marshall Jr., Social Security
    • Marlene Ulisky, NDI Consulting
  • Materials:
    • Transcript (TXT)
    • Presentation (PDF) (DOC)
    • Video:

For more information on Ticket to Work & Work Incentives, visit www.ssa.gov/work, email us at support@choosework.ssa.gov, or call the Ticket to Work Help Line at 1-866-968-7842 or 1-866-968-7842 (TDD/TTY).