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Mailroom: Switching From GI Bill To VA Voc Rehab

One veteran wrote in this week about how to switch from the GI Bill to VA Vocational Rehabilitation. His goal is to get another...

Mailroom: GI Bill Blues, College May Hurt Your Disability Rating

When it comes to disability ratings, can the fact of attending college be used against you?That is a good question one veterans writes in...

Mailroom: Nam Vet – Too Disabled For Work, Not Disabled Enough For 100%

One Vietnam veteran wrote me the other day telling me about his situation. He didn’t have a question but told me a situation I...

Mailroom: Getting Dual Degrees From VA Vocational Rehabilitation

Summary: this veteran wanted approval from a joint degree from the counselor. Here’s a gross metaphor; there are many ways to skin a cat,...

Mailroom: How To Show Voc Rehab You Need A PhD

Summary: this veteran received a “thumbs up” approval from the counselor. Then the counselor came back and asked the veteran to prove it.Question: what...

Recent Articles

IG: Massive Violation Of VA Privacy Rules Affected Undisclosed Number Of Veterans

An IG report confirmed allegations into privacy rule violations that led to over 25,000 “remote access users” having improper access to an...

Fed Ups Monthy Pay For Voc Rehab – Subsistence Rates For FY 2020

Many veterans using the GI Bill may be unaware they are qualified for thousands more in benefits through Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment.

Video Q&A – Does VA Voc Rehab Still Pay For Graduate Degrees?

VA Voc Rehab Counselors are telling disabled veterans that VA Vocational Rehabilitation no longer approves graduate degrees, but is this true or...

Over $400 Million In VA Home Loan Refunds Issued To Disabled Veterans In Five Months

Veterans received $400 million in refunds after the White House tackled the VA Home Loan debacle that was a known problem within the agency...

DoD Failed To Protect Private Veteran Data, Settles Lawsuit

DoD officials said the agency will revamp its online databases for the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) after allegedly exposing millions of...

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