Lendio Veterans Day 2014

1 min read • Nov 11, 2014 • Erik Larson

Today is Veterans Day, the day we honor all those who have fought to preserve our country’s freedom and help make America the land it is today. Even after their tours of duty are over, veterans help build the American Dream through work and service. Veteran business owners also help create millions of jobs, and help fuel the economy..

Did you know:

  • Veterans own businesses across all industries, with the highest participation in the Professional, scientific and technical services industry.
  • Veterans own 1 out of every 10 businesses in the United States.
  • Veteran owned businesses had sales/receipts of over $1.5 trillion.
  • Veteran owned businesses employee nearly 5.8 million people.






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Erik Larson

Erik Larson frequently writes for Lendio about SEO, Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Business Loans, and whatever else strikes his fancy. He can be found on Google+ and Twitter.