How to Find (And Get) the Best Military Discounts

Posted in Uncategorized on February 24, 2016
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How to find best military discounts; VeteranAid.org

Many retail businesses, restaurants, and service industries like to show their appreciation to active members and veterans of the U.S. military by offering discounts on their products, either on a daily basis or on special holidays. However, how exactly do you go about turning the promise of a discount into a reality at the cash Read More »

Top 10 War Movies

Posted in Uncategorized on February 16, 2016
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Top 10 War Movies; VeteranAid.org

It’s fair to say that war is filled with drama. There’s action, emotion, conflict, and resolution, played out by compelling and interesting heroes and everyday people. Not surprisingly, there have been countless excellent films created based on war, and the various engagements of U.S. history. Below we’ve compiled 10 of the best. Apocalypse Now: Set Read More »

How does the Fiduciary Process work?: Aid and Attendance Benefit FAQ

Posted in Uncategorized on February 11, 2016
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What are considered assets? :Aid and Attendance Benefit FAQ

Question: How does the fiduciary process work for the Aid and Attendance veterans benefit? First and foremost, the fiduciary and applicant (the veteran and/or veteran's spouse) do not start the fiduciary process until the VA has ruled the applicant needs to appoint a fiduciary to manage the Aid and Attendance application. Even if the veteran is Read More »

Gift Ideas for Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on February 10, 2016
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Veterans may appear to be living everyday lives jut like other civilians. But the reality is that they possess a very deep and emotional history tied to their years of service, and a strong sense of pride and connection to their active duty counterparts. Take this chance to give them a gift that they’ll really Read More »

American Veterans Aid Business Reviewed: Don't Let Them Take Advantage of You

Posted in Uncategorized on February 8, 2016
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American Veteran Aid Business: Don't Fall into Scam; VeteranAid.org

Have you heard of “pension poachers” trying to take advantage of our nation’s veterans? This news segment that aired about VeteranAid.org explains a bit more about them: (http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/local/consumer/on-your-side/2015/11/11/veterans-claim-they-paid-hundreds-to-get-free-benefit/75594220/).  Veterans and their families are being taken advantage of by companies like financial planners and elder law attorneys trying to illegally charge veterans.   VeteranAid.org stands by Read More »

American Veterans Aid Business: Don't fall into this Scam

Posted in Uncategorized on February 8, 2016
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American Veteran Aid Business: Don't Fall into Scam; VeteranAid.org

Have you heard of “pension poachers” trying to take advantage of our nation’s veterans? This news segment that aired about VeteranAid.org explains a bit more about them: (http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/local/consumer/on-your-side/2015/11/11/veterans-claim-they-paid-hundreds-to-get-free-benefit/75594220/).  Veterans and their families are being taken advantage of by companies like financial planners and elder law attorneys trying to illegally charge veterans.   VeteranAid.org stands by Read More »

Resources and Support for Caregivers of Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on February 2, 2016
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Recent studies show that caregivers of veterans – while similar in many ways to those caring for the aging or someone with a chronic illness – actually face many additional challenges and experience a longer-term, more encompassing life-change when becoming a caregiver. For example: 30% of caregivers of veterans have been caring for a loved Read More »

7 Hollywood Stars You Didn’t Know Were Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on January 29, 2016
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7 Hollywood Stars you didn't know were Veterans; VeteranAid.org

You’ve seen them on the big screen, but it may surprise you to know these Hollywood stars actually spent years of their life serving in the the U.S. armed forces. Check out these seven actors you may not know are military veterans. Ice-T: Originally one of the pioneering “gangsta hip hop emcees,” Ice-T (born Tracy Read More »

6 Easy Ways to Honor Our Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on January 26, 2016
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6 Easy Ways to Honor a Veteran; VeteranAid.org

There are many times throughout the year that we may feel compelled to thank a veteran for his or her service. For example, Veteran’s Day and Memorial Day always attract a flurry of activity; the 4th of July is another holiday that often reminds us to consider the sacrifices of servicemen and women. So how Read More »

5 Military Veteran Podcasts to Check Out Today

Posted in Uncategorized on January 26, 2016
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Five Veteran Podcasts to check out Today; VeteranAid.org

In the wide range of resources available to veterans on the Internet these days, you may be surprised to learn that there are actually a large number of veteran-focused podcasts covering specific topics, interests, and discussions that may benefit you. Podcasts are the present-day version of talk radio shows, but with the added benefit of Read More »