Over the past few days there have been outlets reporting that Biden has ordered the Department of Veterans Affairs to withhold VA benefits from unvaccinated veterans. Many social media users have shared a screenshot of what looks like a controversial news headline saying that Biden recently gave the order to the VA. The reports have caused concern among some in the … [Read more...] about Are VA Benefits Being Withheld from Unvaccinated Veterans?
Starting in 2022, military retirees and disabled vets are due to get the largest increase in their monthly checks since 1983. Many will see their monthly checks jump by hundreds of dollars. The COLA (Cost of Living Adjustment) will soon be determined by the government, and all the data is pointing to an increase of at least 6% compared to 2021. TRENDING: Veterans Given … [Read more...] about Military Retirees and Disabled Vets to Get Record Pay Raise in 2022
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Department of Veteran Affairs have recently raised the alarm against a surge in scams targeting VA home loans. Fraudsters posing as government officials have employed new and old deceptive methods to scam veterans. Read on to understand these dubious tactics and tips on how to escape the scammers’ trap. How to … [Read more...] about Alert: VA Home Loan Scams and How to Stay Safe
Statistics show that 80% of veterans are homeowners. Unfortunately, among these homeowners, only 13% of them used VA loans. Most veterans do not use VA loans because they assume that getting a VA loan is an arduous process that is not worth the hassle. On the other hand, they do not know the advantages of these VA loans over the traditional loans. Others avoid the loan since … [Read more...] about 5 Things That Veterans Should Know About VA Loans