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2020 VA Disability Pay Rates

By |2019-12-09T18:47:10-05:00October 14th, 2019|Benefits|

2020 VA Disability Compensation Rates The 2020 VA Disability Pay Rates are out! If you are a Veteran with a service-connected disability rating of 10% or higher, you can determine how much tax-free compensation you’ll get each month by viewing the animated chart above, or the graph below.   As of December 1st, 2019, the 2020

Nexus Letter

By |2019-11-01T10:29:40-04:00September 29th, 2019|Information|

A nexus letter links a Veteran's time in service and their current disability. It is by far the hardest element of service connection to prove. However, it's not impossible. This letter, in many situations, allows for evidence to point in favor towards the Veteran. With a nexus letter, Veterans increase their chance of a favorable claim

What is a Lay Statement?

By |2019-11-01T10:41:42-04:00September 19th, 2019|Information|

What is a Lay Statement? A lay statement is a testimony provided by a veteran or someone close to a veteran to help establish the impacts of service connected injuries. Many times, these statements detail how a service-connected disability affects the veteran. This evidence is meant to create a picture of your daily life. It

Who is Eligible For VA Disability?

By |2019-09-19T14:31:09-04:00September 12th, 2019|Information|

The Department of Veterans Affairs handles service-connecting disability claims for veterans and reservists. A veteran's VA Disability Rating determines the amount of tax-free, monthly monetary disability compensation they receive. So, who is eligible For VA Disability? An individual must meet the VA’s eligibility requirements in order to receive compensation from the government. VA Disability Compensation

Re-establishing Friends and Family Relationships

By |2019-09-19T14:24:49-04:00September 10th, 2019|Information|

Civilians often do not realize the challenges military members face as transitioning veterans. This can be especially difficult for veterans with PTSD. To that end, transitioning service members may have issues re-establishing and maintaining relationships with family and friends. Often, these issues relate to communication. There are several steps you can take that will help you

Signs of Veteran Suicide

By |2019-09-19T14:14:55-04:00September 4th, 2019|Information|

Signs of Suicide Among Veterans Many veterans have gone through unthinkable, traumatic events. Each veteran reacts to these life-altering events differently. For some, thoughts of military experiences seem unbearable. As fellow veterans and family members, we want to help. However, it can be very difficult to see signs of Veteran Suicide. Many of these Veterans

What is a VA Disability Rating?

By |2019-10-01T15:08:12-04:00August 1st, 2019|Information|

The Department of Veterans Affairs handles service-connected disability claims for Veterans and reservists. A Veteran's VA Disability Rating determines the amount of tax-free, monthly monetary disability compensation they receive. An individual must meet the VA’s eligibility requirements in order to receive compensation from the government. What is a “Service Connected Rating?” A VA Disability Rating

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