Category Archives: Veterans

The VA Disabled Mortgage Payoff. Activate?

Q:        Does the VA pay off mortgages? A:        Under certain circumstances. Veterans’ Mortgage Life Insurance (VMLI) will help surviving family members of severely disabled Servicemembers or Veterans pay off the home mortgage at the time of death. To be eligible, … Continue reading

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Freedom Isn’t Free

Why is Veterans Day celebrated in November? World War I officially ended June 28, 1919, with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, but the fighting actually stopped earlier under a general cease-fire in 1918 at the Eleventh Hour of … Continue reading

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A Little Aid, Attendant?

Q:       What is “Aid and Attendance?” A:        Contrary to common usage, Aid and Attendance is not a separate benefit available from the Veterans Administration, but an enhancement of other benefits. Aid and Attendance provides an increase for needed in-home … Continue reading

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The Declaration of Independence

In honor of the Fourth of July this week, here is the text of the Declaration of Independence. We should be careful to not let ourselves become that from which we declared our independence in the first place. IN CONGRESS, … Continue reading

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Serving those who served

Are there government benefits available for veterans? There are an increasing number of one-time benefits available to veterans from various parts of the government, including tax credits, student loan assistance and hiring incentives for employers. The majority of ongoing benefits … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Veteran Representation

Are there government benefits available for veterans? There are an increasing number of one-time benefits available to veterans from various parts of the government, including tax credits, student loan assistance and hiring incentives for employers. The majority of ongoing benefits … Continue reading

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