Veterans face financial pressures as they transition to civilian life, manage their benefits, and adapt to a new financial reality. Unfortunately, financial scams and predatory services target veterans, and the financial landscape is complicated by nonbank and fintech providers. This webinar brings together experts in veterans financial struggles as well as the services available to help them navigate their new financial journey.

Panelists include:

  • Chip Dykes, Vice President, Community Development, Chief Warrant Officer, USMC-Ret, Frontwave Credit Union, Oceanside, CA 
  • Jeanine M. Gilson, Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives, Office of Financial Management, Veterans Benefits Administration, US Department of Veterans Affairs 
  • Anthony Hernandez, President and CEO, Defense Credit Union Council
  • Lila Quintiliani, ChFC®, AFC®, Program Director, Financial and Benefits Education/Counseling, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)
  • hosted by Dean Bill Maurer, School of Social Sciences, UCI



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