The six Johnson County Library locations with Sunday hours - Antioch, Blue Valley, Central, Corinth, Lenexa City Center and Monticello - are closed today, December 15, due to snowy conditions.
Johnson County Court Services supervised exchanges have been canceled for tonight.
(return to Table of Contents by clicking on Aging & Accessibility Directory above)
For more listings of financial consultants, check the Yellow Pages
of your local phone book under Accounting, Financial Planning/Services,
For “reverse mortgage” counseling or Home Equity Conversion Mortgage
information see *starred listings. Seniors age 62 and over may obtain a loan
against their home which they do not have to pay back as long as they live
in the home. Counseling is required by (HUD) Housing and Urban Development.
Overland Park, KS
(Long-term planning/support for individuals with mental, physical,
and developmental disabilities, Representative Payee to receive
funds and manage finances for those who cannot manage on
their own, a Special Needs Trust Program to protect assets
while allowing individuals to maintain eligibility for Medicaid/SSI, etc.
A fee-for-service program.)
(A free service of the
National Council on Aging (NCOA),
which asks questions to identify benefits
that could help with the costs of
medications, food, utilities, legal, health care,
housing, in-home services, taxes, transportation,
employment training, etc....)
Budget and Financial Management Assistance (BFMA)
PO Box 414711
218 Delaware St # 301
Kansas City, MO 64105
(Foster financial stability through bill payment, budgeting,
and advocacy as a representative payee to elderly, disabled,
and homeless persons in the Kansas City Metropolitan area.
Tax assistance program. Must call for services or appointment.)
*Consumer Credit Counseling of the Midwest
Apprisen Financial Advocates
8826 Santa Fe Drive, Ste 110
Overland Park, KS 66212
(HUD approved counselors for homebuyer education,
home equity conversion mortgage/debt counseling)
Daily Money Man
Helps those who don’t have time
or need a little help managing their money.
Helps them pay bills, set a budget and
organize their financial lives. Member of
American Association of Daily Money Managers,
abiding by a strict code of standards and ethics.
El Centro, Inc
500 E. Santa Fe, Ste A
Olathe, KS 66061
(Tax assistance, economic empowerment,
financial literacy, family support services,
Financial Planning Association, The
Greater Kansas City Chapter
8826 Santa Fe Drive, Suite 208
Overland Park, KS 66212
For Safe Keeping
PO Box 270643
Kansas City, MO 64127
(Money management, bill paying, and representative payee services.
Bonded and approved by the Social Security Administration (SSA).
Serve clients in Kansas and Missouri.)
*Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Program
Consumer Information from the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
(Customer service center and publication request line.)
See hud.gov Information for seniors. Reverse mortgage.
International Association for Registered
Financial Consultants (IARFC)
Kansas Board of Accountancy
(Regulates and sets quality standards for
Certified Public Accountants in Kansas)
Kansas Securities Commission
(Regulates brokers and investment advisers in Kansas)
Money Smart KC
Information, links, and financial education
events and resources in the Kansas City area.
Improve your credit, save for retirement
budget for your life, and become Money Smart.
National Credit Reporting Agencies
(For credit information or to place fraud alert if purse or
wallet are stolen. Also see Social Security Fraud line below.)
*National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association
(Locate a lender, request consumer information)
Social Security Administration
“Guide for Representative Payees”
(A publication for persons appointed to
receive/manage Social Security benefits for
someone’s personal care and well-being)
Social Security Administration (Fraud line)