On the Money: Where to Watch
FourBlock offers veterans a free semester-long, university accredited course in nearly 20 cities across the country, with plans to expand to three more.
As credit card issuers compete for customers with better- and better-looking rewards, here's what to watch out for.
The nonprofit group Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) trains dogs to help the disabled navigate life after war in new and meaningful ways. The group provides assistance dogs free of charge to adults, children and veterans who are disabled.
Gobble, a meal preparation service that's part of the growing category of food kits, promises to "make cooking easy for busy families," founder and CEO Ooshma Garg told CNBC's "On the Money" in a recent interview.
Often a service dog can be the link servicemen and women need to help them return to civilian life. Reporter Kate Rogers goes to Canine Companions for Independence, a non-profit that trains service dogs to help vets with daily tasks.
Packaged meal kits deliver a full dinner in a box to your door. With most kits, you have to do some kitchen prep work to get the food ready for the table. Gobble’s founder and CEO Ooshma Garg says they can send a fresh meal that’s pre-cut and ready to cook in 15 minutes. We ask why she launched her food company and how her kits are competing against fast food, takeout and more.
After active duty, many returning soldiers need a hand bridging the gap between their service and a new job. Mike Abrams saw combat as a Marine, and created FourBlock to help vets navigate a career path and figure out their next work mission.