Federal Job Preferences for Veterans
Veterans may be entitled to receive preference over non-veterans when being considered for federal jobs, which are coveted because of the good pay, health insurance, job security, and retirement be
Veterans Small Business Loans and Programs
The U.S. Small Business Administration, in collaboration with the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, offers training in entrepreneurship and growing small businesses to veterans.
Burial and Memorial Benefits for Family Members of Veterans
The loss of a loved one who was on active duty in the military or who was a veteran can be a very difficult time.
Veterans Benefits for Same-Sex Spouses Post-DOMA
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) discriminates against same-sex couples and that the federal government must treat all married couples equally.
$100,000 Death Gratuity for Families of Service Members and Veterans
A $100,000 one-time lump-sum payment is available to certain survivors of military service members who died while on active duty in the Armed Forces or, in some cases, while serving on reserve forc