Academy Asset Management is a service-disabled veteran-owned asset manager, that is committed to opportunities for veterans, AAM helps veterans by pairing them with Wall Street veterans for mentorship. Investing in this ETF will support Academy fulfill its mission.
Veterans often have difficulty getting access to credit. For service members, especially younger service members with families, buying a home is a challenge at their duty station. VA home loans are critical tools to enable service members and veterans to be a homeowner where they often otherwise would not be able to. Additionally, when starting a small business, a service member’s rich military experience often doesn’t perfectly translate into the private sector, presenting challenges in small business underwriting.