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“The ADHD Tax: How to Avoid the Late Fees & Other Costs of Forgetfulness & Impulsivity” [Video Replay & Podcast #419]

Access the video replay, listen to the podcast episode (#419), download the slide presentation, and learn how to get a certificate of attendance for this ADHD Experts webinar originally broadcast on August 30, 2022.

Episode Description

Have you forgotten to pay a bill and incurred a hefty late fee? Visited a sporting goods shop to buy sneakers and walked out with a kayak? Blown up a budget and plunged into debt? Bought items, misplaced them, and bought them again? Wasted money on therapies or products that promise to cure symptoms of ADHD like the impulsivity that got you to buy another unproven wonder cure?

ADHD — and its accompanying weak organization skills, memory problems, and impulsivity — can create financial obstacles and punishments. To change destructive patterns of spending, you must first understand the psychology and neurobiology that drives some of these behaviors, create awareness, and set up support structures to stay on track.

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • What the ADHD Tax includes
  • How emotions underlie spending decisions
  • How to create a budget that individuals and couples will find liberating
  • Other strategies to rein in spending and pay bills on time
  • Why coupons and other discounts are a ruse
  • How to thwart impulsive buys and create a scaffolding of support

Watch the Video Replay

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Download or Stream the Podcast Audio

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Obtain a Certificate of Attendance

If you attended the live webinar on August 30, 2022, watched the video replay, or listened to the podcast, you may purchase a certificate of attendance option (cost: $10). Note: ADDitude does not offer CEU credits. Click here to purchase the certificate of attendance option »


Meet the Expert Speaker:

Rick Webster is the founder and CEO of Rena-Fi, a financial literacy education company, which is dedicated to creating ADHD-friendly resources and support systems. Rick was diagnosed with ADHD in adulthood and works as an ADHD coach and advocate. Rick is a past member of the Board of Directors of CHADD.


Webinar Sponsor

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