How to Qualify for Both Medicare and Medicaid

Are you 65 now (happy birthday!), or will you be soon? If yes, you’ve probably had retirement on your mind, but don’t forget to leave a smidgeon of room for some thought about Medicare and Medicaid. It might be you! It’s one of the benefits for seniors over 65. You’ve probably heard of the programs […]

A Guide To OIF Veterans’ Benefits 

An OIF veteran is someone that has served in the U.S. military during the Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) conflict. Read on to learn more about these veterans and their specific concerns.  What is an OIF Veteran? OIF veterans are enlisted military personnel that served in the Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) campaign of 2003. The conflict […]

OEF Veteran – Benefits and Eligibility

Veterans holding flags in a parade

The United State Government launched the OEF in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks and primarily focused on combating terrorism in Afghanistan. OEF veterans played a vital role in the mission to dismantle terrorist networks, remove the Taliban from power, and support establishing a stable democratic government in Afghanistan. As a result of their service […]

Programs and Benefits for Disabled Veterans in California

California receives more discharged members yearly than other states in the U.S. The state is prepared to provide quality assistance to those who have served the country through the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet). An OEF Veteran or OIF Veteran can access various benefits and services to help them transition to civilian life. California […]

A Guide to Section 8 Housing in California

The Housing Choice Voucher Program, or Section 8 Housing California, is a housing program designed to help every low-income household rent affordable housing. California implemented Senate Bill 329 at the beginning of 2020 to help address the housing crisis in the state. The bill also allows property owners to rent out low-income housing under the […]

A Guide to Section 8 Housing in Arizona

The Arizona Public Housing Authority operates the Section 8 housing program to provide shelter for low-income households. This post answers essential questions about the program. Take a look. What Is Section 8 Housing in Arizona? Section 8 is a low-income housing program. The local public housing agency (PHA) oversees this administrative plan, providing three ways […]