No one is talking about women veterans returning from the war. The reality is women veterans are facing unique challenges in a system designed for men.

Women have been serving at record numbers. In fact, women make up an unprecedented eight percent of all U.S. veterans. That is close to two million women. The situation has become so dire that the Department of Veterans Affairs had to take action. They formed a Women Veterans Task Force to address these unique issues.

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If you are a military veteran (or still on active duty), there are several specialized loans for veterans that you can take advantage of. However, not all loans for veterans are created equal. Some are outright fraudulent and you should avoid them at all costs.

If you are looking at getting loans for veterans, the best place to start your research is the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs benefits program. Additionally, here is a

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There are literally hundreds, if not thousands, of overseas contract jobs for veterans available. But not all of these jobs are for “private security contractors,” you know, the scary looking guys with even scarier looking weapons. While “private security contractors” are the ones that seem to make all the headlines, there are many other overseas contract jobs available.

In fact, there are more overseas contract jobs available to veterans in

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If you are a military veteran, here is some good news. According to CNN, FOX News, and Monster.com, you are in demand. There are specific industries that pay the best salaries for veterans. These top paying industries have a direct correlation to a corresponding military designation. In this post, we’ll review the best jobs for veterans along with salary information.

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Military Discharge: it’s a point in time that awaits all service members. For some it may mean a transition into a more comfortable and relaxed life in retirement. But for many, it means transitioning into the civilian sector. In either case, military discharge is the start of a new life for everyone. Bottom line: if you are a service member facing and upcoming discharge, there are steps you are going to want to take to make transitioning into your new life easier.

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Many companies based in the United States claim to support military veterans, but the 15 organizations featured below have specific programs or support in place to show that they mean it when it comes to vet jobs. Some of the larger companies listed here have entire programs dedicated to helping veterans transition from a military to a civilian career. These are often led by former members of the military themselves.

Other businesses have support systems such as military skill matching and the ability to search for jobs based on a corresponding military job title. Whether you have just returned home or have a few months to go, take advantage of these resources to help you enter a civilian career with ease.

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