By Karen Jowers
A new, free mobile app can help direct you and your loved ones to veterans benefits you may have never realized you’re eligible for, from the Department of Veterans Affairs to state and local agencies.
It can also be helpful as another source for active-duty members who may want to see whether they’re eligible for some benefits and discounts now, or who would like to get up to speed as they transition out of the military.
“The fact is, everyone transitions. This is a great resource to find out what may be available,” said Brendan Reilly, CEO of Defense Mobile, which has developed the app called miliSOURCE.
“The main difficulty veterans have is managing benefits,” Reilly said. “As we started to dig, we found that only 40 percent of veterans are collecting the benefits they have earned.”
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