Tag Archives: veteran assistance

Veteran Connection: Identity Theft

Originally posted on VAntage Point, the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, this latest post lays out some of the best strategies for protecting yourself from ID theft. “Identity thieves have developed innovative techniques to gain access to your personal … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Tips for Successful Relocation

VAntage Point, the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, recently posted some great tips for a successful relocation. If you are thinking of making a move, which isn’t uncommon in the upcoming summer season, this post is a must-read, … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Job Search Tips

VAntage Point, the official blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, recently posted some great tips for a successful job search. Below are some of the answers to frequently asked questions about best practices for researching and applying for jobs. What’s a … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Managing Change

Change is inevitable. This is a known fact among all service members and their families. Sometimes change comes without warning, sometimes change looms, and sometimes change is gradual. Change often comes in the form of a cross country move or … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Veterans Who Want To Buy or Sell a Home

As the wife of an active duty Marine, moving is always on my mind. Since becoming a licensed full-time Realtor® in 2009, multiple moves have given me valuable perspective for my (mostly) veteran and active duty military clientele who are … Continue reading

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BenefitsPro: Veterans in the Workplace

ACI’s own Megan Hawker was recently interviewed by Nathan Solheim for a BenefitsPro article, which was originally featured on http://www.benefitspro.com/. Below is an excerpt from the interview: Why should employers offer services for military veterans? Few civilian companies offer such comprehensive … Continue reading

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Hiking for Fitness

Being outside is one of the most refreshing things in the world, and exercising outside, well that is even better! Whether you are walking over to your local park or going off the beaten path, hiking is a great way … Continue reading

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Veteran Connection: Readjusting to Relationships

Changes can challenge a veteran’s reintegration with their family. This may occur following a deployment or as the service member transitions from active service to civilian career. Both the family and veteran may find difficulty in finding their place back … Continue reading

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Employee Benefit News: 3 Reasons to Hire Veterans and 2 Tips to Recruit One

Recently, ACI’s own Megan Hawker was interviewed for an Employee Benefit News article, which was originally featured on ebn.benefitnews.com as part of an interactive slideshow here. Below is an excerpt: Veterans make the ultimate employees, says Megan Hawker, clinical manager with ACI … Continue reading

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ACI Unveils New Veteran-Connection Site with Complimentary Resources for Military Clients and Family

SAN DIEGO, CA – May 16, 2014 ACI Specialty Benefits is proud to unveil the new and improved Veteran Connection, a one-stop site that offers extensive links and resources tailored to meet the needs of a broad spectrum of service members, … Continue reading

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