Benefit Units Are The Worst

One of the worst financial decisions one can make is being part of a benefit unit on Ontario’s Disability Support Program (ODSP,) whether by marriage or birth.   Sure, emotionally, it can be great. Romantic, even. Pledging a life together, committed through good times and bad, for  better or worse, richer or for poorer.   … Read more

The Government Totally Sucks (a.k.a. Dealing With ODSP, CERB And Employment(

So Jan goes back to work next week since we can’t survive on the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) while being on the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP).   We are both high risk when it comes to Covid-19 but, because the Ontario provincial government treats all $2,000 as income (don’t worry, they’re generous and … Read more

27. The Podisode About Blind Jobs And Social Services

It’s a dirty job but someone has to do it. Good thing The Blindnamic Duo are back and ready to get serious!   This week, Marc and Jan are getting into the nitty gritty of finding a job when you’re disabled. sharing some personal experiences, the two also cover why certain solutions don’t always work … Read more

25. The Podisode About How Marc Got Into College

  The Blindnamic Duo are celebrating their 25th episode in style and it’s… educational?   Covering how Marc got into college, he and Jan lay out how The Blind Avenger earned his degree at the school of hard knocks. Why did the former head of journalism refuse to talk with the beacon of blindness? How … Read more

19. The Podisode About Being A Blind Journalist

Stop the presses, The Blindnamic Duo are back to break a story that will change things forever!   Okay so maybe there’s a bit of fake news in there, but we are definitely back with some audio fun for your earholes. Join Marc and Jan as they get into the former’s career as a journalist … Read more