Category Archives: Veteran Service

What’s Your Entitlement for the Montgomery GI Active Duty Program?

In previous articles, the subject of Montgomery GI Active Duty (MGIB-AD) benefits has been covered. The MGIB is an educational benefit that the Department of Veterans Affairs provides to servicemembers and veterans, to help them complete school and training to … Continue reading

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The Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program

Education is a very important part of life.  It better prepares us to seek a career and succeed in doing so.  Every servicemember and veteran should know of the wonderful education benefits offered by the Department of Veterans Affairs, but … Continue reading

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The VA and Home Loans

You are a veteran or current member of the military community and you’d like to get into a home. Great timing! You found the perfect point of facilitation. The folks at United Military Mortgage are experts in helping vets and … Continue reading

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Veterans’ Group Life Insurance

Life insurance is a very important thing to have that many people miss out on, especially the young veterans leaving the military.  The Department of Veterans Affairs offers a variety of life insurance programs specific to servicemembers and veterans.  If … Continue reading

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VA Loan Down Payment Assistance Programs – Where Did They Go?

It is not uncommon for a VA borrower to not have enough money to make a down payment of a significant size. It follows then, that it is also not uncommon for a borrower to ask about what assistance might … Continue reading

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VA Life Insurance

As part of the large mission to serve our nation’s servicemembers, veterans, and their families, the Department of Veteran Affairs provides valuable life insurance benefits to give the veterans the peace of mind that comes with knowing that their family … Continue reading

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Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance

Life insurance is an important thing to have, as it prepares everyone for the possibility of dying and leaving loved ones behind.  Life insurance gives more peace of mind because you can rest easy, knowing that if you were to … Continue reading

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What Goes On in the Claims Process?

There are eight distinct steps that most claims for disability compensation follow. These phases may vary in time depending on the complexity of the claim, the amount of evidence that must be gathered to support the claims, and the type … Continue reading

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Submitting Evidence to Receive Compensation

To receive any type of compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs, you must first submit all relevant evidence in your possession and/or provide information sufficient to enable VA to obtain all relevant evidence not in your possession. This included … Continue reading

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Receiving Compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs

The Department of Veterans Affairs disability provides monthly benefits to veterans in recognition of the effects of disabilities, diseases, or injuries received or aggravated during active military service. The program also provides monthly payments to surviving spouses, dependent children, and … Continue reading

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