Service Members & Veteran’s Guide to Starting a Business


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America’s veterans have a long tradition of entrepreneurship. After World War II, 45% of military veterans came home to start their own companies, as did 40% of Korean War veterans.

Since then, the percentage of self-employed veterans has fallen to 4.5%, but veterans remain more entrepreneurial than the average person. According to the Small Business Administration, veterans are 45% more likely than non-veterans to become business owners. Almost one in ten new businesses is veteran-owned.

Veteran-Owned Business Facts

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