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7 Best Resources for Military Spouse Entrepreneurs

These Resources Can Help You As a Military Spouse Entrepreneur As a military spouse, you may have had to put your initial career plans on hold due to military life. However, that doesn’t mean you have had to give up your goals altogether. Becoming an entrepreneur can be a way to take your job with… Read more »

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PCSing With an Established Business

When you have to move your established business for a PCS As a military spouse small business owner, you are thankful you can take your business with you when you move. However, when those PCS orders come, you can feel a bit of a panic. How will you move the business? What if you are… Read more »

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PCS Friendly Business Ideas

Looking For a New Business Idea that You Can Easily Take with You During Military Life? As a military spouse, you want to be able to have your own career. This can be complicated with frequent moves, and just the uncertainty of military life. One option is to run your own business. Here are a… Read more »

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VETtoCEO: Free Business Training for Veterans

VETtoCEO Offers Business Training to Military Veterans The non-profit organization, VETtoCEO, offers an annual business training program for qualified veterans and active military, to include National Guard and Reserve members. The program is called Entrepreneurship for Transitioning Warriors and it is a free virtual program that runs for six weeks. The next training iteration will… Read more »

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Veterans Business Outreach Center Program

The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) Program is an SBA initiative to help the veteran entrepreneur launch and grow their business. Learn more.

Veteran Entrepreneurs Use Bunker Labs

Bunker Labs is an amazing resource for veteran entrepreneurs and military spouses. Through like-minded communities and classes, Bunker Labs provides the resources that can help launch a small business or startup.

Celebrating Veteran Owned Businesses

This Veterans Day, we honor America’s veterans by highlighting some great veteran owned businesses. Find out how your patronage supports veterans.

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The VA’s Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization Program

VETERAN ENTREPRENEURS: HAVE YOU CHECKED OUT THE VA’S OFFICE OF SMALL AND DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS UTILIZATION YET? The VA continually finds ways to support veterans in various avenues of their lives. Veteran entrepreneurs and small business owners have access to many resources online such as interactive tools, videos, webinars, and other resources. The Small Business Administration… Read more »

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Top Franchises for Veterans

1 out of every 7 franchises is owned by a veteran. Veterans make some of the best franchise owners because of their knowledge, skills and experience gained in uniform. Many franchises offer veterans discounts. These highly rated franchises for veterans offer a 30% or more discount off their franchise fee!

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Veteran-Friendly Food Franchise Opportunities

Those who have served their country may consider looking to private industry to put their talents to work for them. Those with more management and administrative skills will be perfect candidates for franchise options. Below is a list of a few restaurant franchises that offer financial incentives to veterans for opportunities in the food industry.

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Veteran-owned Distilleries and Breweries

Veterans are hardworking motivated individuals who often pursue their passion through entrepreneurship. Check out these veteran-owned breweries and distilleries and consider supporting them.

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The UPS Store Waives Franchise Fee for Veterans For Limited Time

For a limited time, the UPS Store will waive the $29,950 franchise fee for the first 10 veterans who qualify. Even if you miss out on the promotion, the UPS Store has a standing discount of $10,000 off the franchise fee with 50% off the application fee for veterans.

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Choose Veteran-Owned Businesses as the Economy Normalizes

Veteran-Owned Businesses a Good Choice for Post-Covid Economic Recovery In 2018, the National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA) conducted research that resulted in the finding that 95% of Americans feel overwhelmingly grateful to those who’ve served. But with the world-altering pandemic that is COVID-19, how we live, how we interact, and the choices we make as… Read more »

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May 2020 Veteran Business Highlight

Highlighting Online Veteran Businesses Today, small businesses around the country are faced with some extraordinary challenges. While we are stuck at home, we can support those small, veteran-owned businesses with an online presence. Our sister site, CollegeRecon, did a piece back in February that covered some really great businesses, and I want to take a… Read more »