Helpful Links

Veterans Helpful LinksThe Michigan Attorney General provides numerous helpful consumer alerts.

The American Bar Association provides legal resources for military families at ABA Home Front.

The United States Department of Justice provides information to help you protect your rights.

The Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency provides information on various veterans' benefits and other resources.  You can also contact the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency by calling 800-MICH-VET (800-642-4838).

The Michigan Legislature has prepared a Veterans Benefits & Services booklet for Michigan Veterans.

Information about federal education and training benefits for service members and veterans can be found at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website. Information about the Michigan National Guard Tuition Assistance Program can be found on the Michigan Department of Military & Veterans Affairs website.  

Information about assistance for homeless veterans can be found at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website.

Obtain additional information about USERRA: and 

The FTC provides useful information for consumers, including how to combat ID theft.

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) provides helpful financial education information 
for service members and their families.

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Office of Servicemember Affairs works on financial challenges affecting military personnel (including retirees and veterans) and their families.  Information for servicemembers can be found here.

Armed Forces Legal Assistance Locator, which locates the nearest legal assistance service provider.

Michigan State University College of Law provides online tax resources for members of the armed forces and veterans. 

The Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force provides information on scams targeting servicemembers and veterans including charity scams, payday loan and cash advance scams, and pension scams.

A veteran designation on your Michigan license or ID is an easy way to prove your veteran status to receive discounts from businesses.  You can find information about how to obtain the veteran designation on the Secretary of State’s website