Four Famous U.S. Military Spouses

Posted in Uncategorized on August 23, 2017
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In a nation with such a massive military force, it’s no surprise that millions of U.S. citizens classify themselves as spouses of active duty servicemembers or veterans. In fact, some statistics suggest that the U.S. Department of Defense is the largest enterprise in the world, based on the number of its military and civilian employees. Read More »

Veteran Benefits in South Dakota

Posted in Uncategorized on August 21, 2017
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For the more than 72,000 veterans living in the state of South Dakota, their honorable service has earned them and their families a long list of benefits and services, at both a state and national level. Knowing how to access these can be bit daunting at times, but numerous helpful resources exist to make it Read More »

Veteran Benefits in South Carolina

Posted in Uncategorized on August 17, 2017
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If you are one of the more than 418,000 veterans living in South Carolina, your honorable service has earned you and your family a long list of state, federal, and local benefits. Whether you are just beginning to access your benefits, or need help submitting or following up on a claim, a great place to Read More »

Veteran Benefits in Rhode Island

Posted in Uncategorized on August 14, 2017
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For the more than 70,000 veterans living in the state of Rhode Island and their families, their honorable service has earned them a long list of state and federal benefits. Knowing how to access them can be a bit daunting, but a great place to start is the State of Rhode Island Office of Veteran Read More »

How the Veterans Administration Was Created: History of U.S. Veteran Benefits

Posted in Uncategorized on August 8, 2017
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The most recent surveys of the U.S. population show that there are more than 21.8 million U.S. veterans today living today. They represent an important and vital population, and the U.S. government, from its origins, has rightly recognized the need to support them during and after their service to the nation. Care and assistance for Read More »

Education Benefits for Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on August 4, 2017
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When your EAS is approaching, or you’ve been separated from the U.S. Armed Forces for some time and are considering your next step, it’s important to carefully review the educational and training benefits available to benefit your future. Whether you’re wanting to return to (or attend for the first time) a college classroom, or want Read More »

States with the Most and Fewest Members of the Military

Posted in Uncategorized on August 3, 2017
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The United States military is – based on statics like military spending, manpower, and number of aircraft carriers and nuclear warheads – arguably the number one fighting force in the world. Along with these statistical comparisons, the US. military maintains an impressive 800 bases in 150  countries around the globe, many of which establish “little Read More »

Veteran Benefits in Illinois

Posted in Uncategorized on August 1, 2017
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For the more than 706,000 veterans living in the state of Illinois, their honorable service has earned them a long list of state and national benefits that can help make life more affordable, healthy, and enjoyable. Knowing all the benefits to which you are entitled, however, and how to access them, can be a bit Read More »

Death and Burial Benefits for Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on July 31, 2017
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Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families sacrifice much in the service of their country, and a grateful nation looks to show its gratitude in numerous ways, even at the time of death. According to Parting.com, the average North American funeral today costs between $7,000 and $10,000, a substantial expense to military families Read More »

Veteran Benefits and Resources in Pennsylvania

Posted in Uncategorized on July 27, 2017
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For the more than 894,000 veterans living in Pennsylvania and their families, their honorable service to their nation has earned them a long list of benefits and services.  If you are just starting to learn about your benefits, or need assistance following up or resubmitting a claim, your local County Director of Veterans Affairs – Read More »