On Nov. 11, Nextdoor, the neighborhood network, announced a partnership with Veterans United Home Loans, the nation's largest Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) purchase lender, to support military communities across the country by helping them attain VA home loans.
The Blackstone Group announced on Nov. 11 that it reached its goal of having its companies hire 100,000 military veterans and spouses of service members over the previous eight years.
A federal jury in Tallahassee, Fla., awarded $13 million on Nov. 15 to a sergeant who claimed that 3M Co. military earplugs caused him permanent hearing loss
At the age of 21, Army veteran John Spencer Jr. was stripped of his dog tags, uniform and dignity. Spencer compared it to being a criminal. He received a less-than-honorable discharge rather than being honored as a war hero. Veteran status, military honors, education, a job and health benefits were denied to him for more than 50 years.
Some water sports lovers are choosing to become scuba divers after their military service ends, and they are using their GI Bill benefits to do it. In addition to this, they have the opportunity to choose their passion as their job instead of succumbing to societal pressures.
In response to the CDC's recommendation, the Department of Defense (DoD) began shipping pediatric doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to military health facilities in early November.
During a 2017 report titled "Bridging the Gap: Motivations, Challenges, and Successes of Veteran Entrepreneurs," it was concluded that veterans require more support around financial literacy and capital access is a major challenge for veteran entrepreneurs.
A 20-year Army infantry veteran has been paying it forward by connecting his fellow veterans with resources to help those interested in pursuing careers in the financial sector.
The third quarter of 2021 brought about mortgage loan delinquencies on one-to-four-unit residential properties down to 4.88 percent, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's National Delinquency Survey.
Connecticut National Guard members on active duty ordered by the governor filed a lawsuit on Nov. 15 seeking the right to collectively bargain, stating they should be allowed to organize in the same way civilian state employees do.
In California, a trucking school executive was sentenced to 15 months in prison due to his role in a defrauding scheme to steal more than $4 million in funding from veterans' GI Bill benefits to pay students who never went to any of the classes.
Unlike a traditional policy where your children would automatically be covered until they reach the age of 26, military families are subjected to paying extra premiums as TRICARE offers dependent coverage only until the age of 23.
Since 2011, when it first committed to veterans, the Home Depot Foundation has made investments of more than $400 million in support of veterans. This pledge is expected to grow to $500 million by 2025, primarily to support veteran housing initiatives.
Approximately 2 million veterans of more than 18 million in total are Black, and they are one vulnerable group of people in our country. During the pandemic, food insecurity has been one of the main concerns impacting Black Veterans.
The terrain of the 50 states varies greatly, and this makes a very different driving experience depending on what state you are in. In a recent study by Bankrate, the Midwest appears to have the advantage of being best for drivers.
Buying a car online is the most convenient option for consumers, but unfortunately, it also makes things easier for scammers. A woman in Forsyth County in Georgia is trying to undo an online car sale that happened with just a few keystrokes.
Major upgrades have been made to an apartment building that was vital to help the city of Binghamton, N.Y., end homelessness among military veterans.
In Jacksonville, N.C., a Marine couple learned that Veterans United Home Loans fully repaid their new house on national television. While serving in the Marine Corps, Mario and Amy Perez deployed numerous times and worked hard towards serving their nation.
In the aftermath of one of World War II's most famous battles, 24 "ghost ships" were raised from the depths of the Pacific Ocean by seismic activity caused by an underwater volcano.
An initiative announced by President Joe Biden, whose son Beau was a veteran of the Iraq war, will help better understand, identify and treat medical conditions suffered by troops who have deployed to toxic environments.