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Consumer fraud alert: Tips for avoiding VA home loan scams

These tips for spotting and avoiding VA home loan scams come from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Many service members, Veterans and military spouses have been receiving fraudulent calls and mailers from companies who claim to be affiliated with the government, VA, or their home loan servicer.

By |July 23rd, 2021|#VetResources, Benefits, Guest Posts, Identity Theft, Top Stories|Comments Off on Consumer fraud alert: Tips for avoiding VA home loan scams

How to succeed in college or grad school #3: Tactics for achieving good grades

In the third guest blog post in this series, Harvard Extension School Instructor Cynthia A. Meyersburg, Ph.D., guides student Veterans on how to prepare for and succeed when returning to an academic school. This post examines tactics for achieving good grades.

By |June 17th, 2021|Guest Posts|Comments Off on How to succeed in college or grad school #3: Tactics for achieving good grades

Borne the Battle #245: Air Force Veteran Josh Seefried, DADT Repeal Advocate

In this episode of Borne the Battle, Josh Seefried shares his life story, from being blackmailed and outed as gay to becoming one of the nation’s foremost advocates for LGBT active-duty service members.

Ending the HIV Epidemic Initiative reflects on 40 years of HIV/AIDS

In the 40 years since, HIV and AIDS treatment and prevention has come so far. VA is currently part of the Ending the HIV Epidemic Initiative which aims to reduce new HIV infections by 75% by 2025.

By |June 5th, 2021|Health|Comments Off on Ending the HIV Epidemic Initiative reflects on 40 years of HIV/AIDS

My Life, My Story #9: Tom, the Doctor, is in

Most of the 5,000-plus Veterans we've interviewed for the "My Life, My Story" project aren't famous. In fact, when we enter someone's hospital room to ask if they'd like to participate, we usually know absolutely nothing about them. And we do that on purpose. 

By |May 5th, 2021|Health, VA Podcast Network|Comments Off on My Life, My Story #9: Tom, the Doctor, is in

Marine Corps Veteran Richard: Why I get my health care at VA

Marine Corps Veteran Richard says VA came through when he needed help the most, enrolling him for care, bedside in a civilian hospital. “The only reason I am sitting here today is because of VA.”

By |April 2nd, 2021|Health, VHA 75th Anniversary|Comments Off on Marine Corps Veteran Richard: Why I get my health care at VA

#DesertStorm30: Powell says Veterans did ‘fabulous’ job

During Desert Storm, there were many faces of the war. President George H.W. Bush made decisions as the commander in chief and delivered remarks from the White House to the American people on the war’s opening night. Defense Secretary Dick Cheney advised the president on policy. Army Gen. Norman Schwartzkopf led the troops downrange. Serving as the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, there [...]

By |January 17th, 2021|#DesertStorm30, Top Stories|14 Comments
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