An article from WalletHub discussing the best and worst cities in the United States for people
with disabilities featured Dr. Nick Winges-Yanez as one of their expert voices on the subject.
WalletHub is a financially-focused website that offers free credit scores and full credit reports,
as well as an AI financial advisor. Their mission is to help people manage their financials so they
can enjoy life instead of worrying about money.
The article discussed the disability-friendliness of over 180 of the most populated American
cities by measuring 34 key indicators, such as cost of a doctor visit, cost of in-home services,
and the highest and lowest employment rates for people with disabilities. Dr. Winges-Yanez
offered insight and expertise on how the pandemic has affected people with disabilities, local
policies and programs that have been effective in increasing inclusion, and the unique financial
challenges faced by people with disabilities.
Dr. Winges-Yanez is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Steve Hicks School of Social Work. Read the WalletHub article here.