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September 28, 2022

Brian Reese: WHY Serving Veterans SAVED My Life!

Last updated on September 29, 2022

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Brian Reese shares his transformational journey of overcoming mental and physical pain to create one of the world’s largest communities of U.S. military veterans.


WARNING: “I’m About to Get Uncomfortably Vulnerable”

Warning Sign

I’m scared.

I’m embarrassed.

I’m in pain.

But deep down I know someone needs to hear this today…

Maybe that person is you.

Stay with me.

This is going to get uncomfortable.


Brian Reese: “I Should Be Dead…”

Brian Reese Military PTSD

PTSD.

Bipolar.

Anxiety.

Depression.

Insomnia.

Alcohol.

Drugs.

Overeating.

Divorce.

Lost a job.

Misery.

Pain.

Fear.

Self-destruction.

Suicidal thoughts.

That was me just a few short years ago…

I lost my identity and sense of purpose after leaving the military.

I didn’t know who I was anymore.

I thought I was the only one dealing with mental and physical pain.

So, I suffered alone in silence.


Brian Reese VA Claims Insider: “I Nearly Drank Myself to Death…”

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I should be dead.

I was shattered and broken.

I couldn’t stand on my own two feet.

I didn’t even recognize the man in the mirror.

But then in my deepest, darkest pain and suffering…


“God Showed Up”

God Showed Up and Changed My Life

HE told me I was His son.

HE told me I was created for a greater purpose.

HE told me I was here to serve veterans and give them hope.

HE told me to use my pain and suffering for good:

  • TO CREATE A COMMUNITY WHERE VETERANS BELONG.
  • TO GIVE VETERANS HOPE & JOY AGAIN.
  • TO HELP VETERANS CELEBRATE LIFE CHANGE.

And here’s what happened to me personally along the way:

  • I (finally) got help for my mental health issues and physical pain.
  • I (quit) drinking, doing drugs, and binge eating.
  • I (discovered) love, happiness, and connection again by serving veterans.

I’m alive today because of YOU.

THANK YOU!

I mean it.

You Saved My Life.

I exist to help you create the life you were meant to live, regardless of how stuck, frustrated, alone, and unhappy you might feel right now…


My Purpose is to Help Veterans Celebrate LIFE CHANGE!

VA Claims Insider helps veterans celebrate Life Change

There is a way out.

You can begin to heal.

You can reclaim your identity.

You can be happy again.

I believe I’m alive today to show you “HOW.”

Please enjoy this 20-minute very raw and very real video of my story.

WARNING: It’s the MOST VULNERABLE video I’ve ever made:


WHY It’s Okay NOT to Be Okay (MUST WATCH!!!)

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About the Author

Brian Reese
Brian Reese

Brian Reese

Founder & CEO

Brian Reese is a VA benefits expert, author of the #1 Amazon Bestseller You Deserve It: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Veteran Benefits You’ve Earned, and founder of VA Claims Insider – “The Most Trusted Name in Education-Based Resources for Veterans.”

His frustration with the 8-step VA disability claims process led him to create “VA Claims Insider,” which provides U.S. military veterans with tips, strategies, and lessons learned for successfully submitting or re-submitting a winning VA disability compensation claim.

Brian is also the CEO of Military Disability Made Easy, which is the world’s largest free searchable database for all things related to DoD disability and VA disability claims and has served more than 4,600,000 military members and veterans since its founding in 2013.

His eBook, the “9 Secrets Strategies for Winning Your VA Disability Claim” has been downloaded more than 300,000 times in the past three years and is the #1 rated free VA disability claims guide for veterans.

He is a former active duty Air Force officer with extensive experience leading hundreds of individuals and multi-functional teams in challenging international environments, including a combat tour to Afghanistan in 2011 supporting Operation ENDURING FREEDOM.

Brian is a Distinguished Graduate of Management from the United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO and he holds an MBA from Oklahoma State University’s Spears School of Business, Stillwater, OK, where he was a National Honor Scholar (Top 1% of Graduate School class).

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