Aligned With Veterans

A Resource For All Things Veteran Related

We are involved in the military community, building relationships with organizations that can provide the services veterans need.


24 Hour Veterans Crisis Line

1-800-273-8255 Press 1

Quick Links to Veteran Resources

VA Home Loan Resources

Employment Resources

Education Resources

HealthCare Resources

Veteran Owned Businesses

Aligned Mortgage Resources

Our goal is to provide education, transparency and unparalleled service to our nation’s heroes through education and facilitation of the VA Home Loan Benefit.

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VA Contacts For Benefits

Find the right person and site to get more information on all of your Veteran benefits. You can also contact us at Aligned Mortgage to set you up with the right department for your needs.

Phone Number and Websites



 Successfully transitioning of military veterans and their families through the provision of housing, counseling, career development, and comprehensive support.


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Free VA Home Loan Seminar

Attend one of our free VA Home Loan Seminars and learn how to build your legacy with home equity from our VA Loan Experts and US Navy Veteran Chris Cano, and Marine Veteran Tony Dias.


Why Veterans Choose Us.

The #1 VA Home Lender in Hawaii

We have helped thousands of veterans achieve their dream of home-ownership! It’s our mission to serve and educate veterans so they can own a piece of land that they swore to defend.


We’re a Veteran-led Mortgage Lender

We’re passionate about providing education to buyers and real estate partners alike, and are proud to be your resource on all things VA home loan.


Our Mission

To aggressively serve veterans and their families through education and facilitation of the VA Home Loan Benefit.


30 Day Closing

Our team’s expertise provides a smooth loan process for the borrower, often closing within a month. Do not let anyone tell you it takes too long to close a VA Loan!


Learn About The VA Home Loan Anywhere With Our Podcast


We are here to serve our Veterans. This podcast takes the message of the VA Home Loan Benefit to you anywhere you want to listen to it! Join us every Thursday 8 am (Hawaii), for the new Aligned With Veterans broadcast.

Military Pay Calculator

By using your rank, years of service, the number of dependents, and location, this calculator expresses your Basic Pay, Basic Housing Allowance (BAH), and your Basic Allowance for Subsistence (BAS).

*This tool does not calculate COLA. Find your Hawaii Overseas COLA rate here.


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Military Pay Calculator

By using your rank, years of service, the number of dependents, and location, this calculator expresses your Basic Pay, Basic Housing Allowance (BAH), and your Basic Allowance for Subsistence (BAS).

*This tool does not calculate COLA. Find your Hawaii Overseas COLA rate here.

Information and interactive calculators are made available to you as self-help tools for your independent use and are not intended to provide investment advice. We cannot and do not guarantee their applicability or accuracy in regards to your individual circumstances. All examples are hypothetical and are for illustrative purposes. We encourage you to seek personalized advice from qualified professionals regarding all personal finance issues.tings.


Employment Resources for Veterans

Veterans Employment and Training Services

Connect yourself with the Department of Labor and use their resources for career advice, helping to build your resume and gain access to employers who want to hire Veterans and military spouses. 

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment

Voc Rehab or Ch. 31 benefit programs include several different services and benefits to help an eligible veteran achieve his or her rehabilitation goal. Services include vocational and personal counseling, education and training, financial aid, job assistance, and if needed, medical and dental treatment.

Volunteer Internship Program

Not sure yet what you are looking to do after transitioning?  Check out the opportunity to volunteer or intern in the field of your choice!

Job Thesaurus

Find job descriptions to describe a job you held while in the military.

Federal Employment

Employment is an important issue. This toolkit is helping Veterans find and obtain employment, as well as advance their civilian careers. 

Veteran Entrepreneurship

This site provides information on how you can get help accessing capital, competing for federal contracts, and creating jobs. In addition, SBA also supports the National Guard and Reserve and their military families when a small business owner is called to serve.


Education Resources for Veterans

Education and Career Counseling

Veterans and dependents to get personalized counseling and support to help guide their career paths, ensure most effective use of their VA benefits, and achieve their goals.

Using your Post 9/11 Benefit

Do you have at least 90 days of active duty service after Sept. 10, 2001, and are still on active duty, or honorably discharged Veteran or discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days? You may be eligible for this VA-administered program. Which program should you choose?

Finding Scholarships

The hardest part about applying for a scholarship is finding it. With so many opportunities offered by so many different organizations, there is no single source for information. Let us help!


HealthCare Resources for Veterans


There are many opportunities to stay healthy while on active duty! Here is an index to fit your current regime or experience level.


Tricare has different options for service depending on your duty station. Check out the resources Tricare offers.

Dealing with PTSD

Learn about PTSD and the options available for treatment for both the Veteran and their family.

Battling Addiction

Find information, resources, and treatment for people battling addiction and related conditions.


Veteran Owned Businesses in Your Area


Look for a Veteran owned business in your area.


Frequently Asked

What is the VA loan funding fee?

The VA Funding Fee is generally paid by all home buyers using the VA Home Loan Guaranty and it goes directly to the VA to help sustain the program. Aligned Mortgage does not charge lender funding fees.

Is there a VA loan limit?

With VA loans, the amount you can borrow without having to put a down payment on your mortgage varies by location. Check out Texas and Hawaii loan limit here.

Can I refinance my current loan?

The Veterans Administration backs refinance loans for qualified veteran and military homeowners. VA refinances have many of the typical advantages of VA purchase loans, and may be a fit for you if you’re looking to lower your monthly payments, shorten your loan term or cash out some equity. Visit our refinance page to learn more.

When is the next VA Home Loan Seminar?

Learn the power of your VA Loan Benefit at one of our monthly seminar in your area. There is a seminar every month in your area. Check out the upcoming seminar here.