August 14, 2017

The New Benefit For All Honorably Discharged Veterans

Early this year, the US Department of Defense announced the Veterans Online Shopping Benefit (VOSB). Beginning this Veterans’ Day (November 11, 2017), this program would open military […]
August 10, 2017

VA’s chief neuropathologist discusses how study links NFL players with Veterans

Dr. Ann McKee is known as a leading authority on chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease commonly found in athletes and military Veterans who […]
August 9, 2017

A New Memorial Will Soon Honor the Heroism of Native American Veterans

Reflecting on the service of Native Americans in the United States military, one is likely to picture the embattled Navajo code talkers of World War II, […]
August 4, 2017

See you at the 2017 national women Veterans summit

The female Veteran population accounts for 10 percent of U.S. Veterans, and that number is expected to grow to 15 percent by 2030. This Veteran population […]
August 3, 2017

President, VA secretary announce Veteran telehealth initiatives designed to provide greater access, care

Today at the White House, President Trump and VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin announced three initiatives that will expand access to health care for Veterans across […]
August 3, 2017

Congress Just Made Huge Changes to the GI Bill. Here’s What Matters Most for Veterans

In a rare moment of unity, lawmakers in Washington, D.C., just passed a major expansion to the education benefits for U.S. military veterans. The bill, called […]
August 2, 2017

Things to know to build a home using a VA construction loan

In a previous VAntage Point post, The Plan Collector blogged about how a Veteran could build a new home. They mention that construction to permanent loans […]
August 2, 2017

Three job search resources for Veterans and military spouses

The U.S. economy is losing $1 billion a year to a single crisis: military spouse unemployment. According to the Chamber of Commerce, of the more than 600,000 individuals […]
July 31, 2017

Smart devices can make life easier around the home for disabled Veterans

Sometimes the little things make the biggest differences; no one knows that more than Veterans, especially those with disabilities. Adding smart devices to your home may […]