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Entries by JVS Los Angeles from 02/2013

'It's Hard to Come Back'

| Posted 02.01.2013 | Impact

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif Many veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan return to civilian life and find themselves competing with job seekers who, while no better qualified, have more "real world" experience or education.

39 Smiling Graduates, 11 Financial Partners, Dozens of Stories

| Posted 02.08.2013 | Impact

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif There is something so amazingly "Yeah, I did it!" satisfying about clutching a diploma at a graduation. This holds true whether the achievement is the completion of high school, college, graduate school, or specialized training.

When Experience Isn't a Good Thing

| Posted 02.19.2013 | Impact

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gif New research from economists at Wellesley College have found that those who lose their job within three years of becoming eligible for Social Security and Medicare have their life expectancy reduced by three years.

A Mother and Daughter's Road to a More Environmentally Friendly Path

| Posted 02.20.2013 | Impact

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gifThere are not, generally speaking, a lot of silver linings to having your daughter hit by a drunk driver.

"There is Nothing We Can't Achieve"

| Posted 02.25.2013 | Impact

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gifThe meetings, getting-to-know-yous and strategizing have begun.

The 'Oh Yeah!' Moment

| Posted 02.28.2013 | Impact