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Women Veterans: Get the Benefits and Career Assistance You Deserve

Women comprise approximately 10 percent of all American veterans and about 15 percent of all active duty military, but their transition to the civilian workforce can be challenging at times. 379 more words


Seamus O'Regan responds

I have been highly critical, since the early days of this blog,  of the way the New Veterans Charter was introduced, calling it immoral. But I have tried to be careful about not agreeing that only the pre-2005 situation is “fair” or “good.” 895 more words

Economics, Trade And Taxes

Do You Know A Veteran (Or Really Anyone) Needing Hospice Care?

I’m going to break briefly from posting chapters from Alonzo Calkins’ “Opium And The Opium Appetite” (1870) to let my readers know about a new ebook I’ve  just published entitled “ 740 more words

Many Black college grads expected to die in debt

Feb 8

Greetings, I hope you’re doing well.

I did a video last night about the pending student loan crisis. Default rates have hit alarming levels and debt totals are alarming. 144 more words

GI Bill

Forever GI Bill

Fellow veterans – there have been a LOT of changes lately, offering new, and expanding the reach of old, benefits. Below is a highlight reel of the Forever GI Bill (but don’t let this be the extent of your own research); subsequent posts will expand on other changes. 550 more words



This video, shared on Facebook, shows a young Albertan named Brock Blaszczyk, a former corporal in the storied Princess Patricias Canadian Light Infantry, 328 more words

Justin Trudeau

Veteran designation gets an update on new California Driver Licenses

The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) recently announced changes to state driver licenses in adherence with federal mandates.

Starting Jan. 22, the DMV will roll out a new REAL ID compliant driver license, which not only sports a new look, but also can be used by travelers at airport security. 440 more words