About Us

Brian Reese is The VA Claims Insider. He and the VA Claims Insider team of 30+ fellow disabled veterans and medical professionals all work together to help veterans like YOU get the rating and compensation they deserve.

Our WHY:

We believe veterans are underrated by the VA. Our purpose is to get ALL veterans what they legally, morally, ethically, and medically deserve. We are “INSIDERS!”


To be the most trusted name in VA disability claims.


Veterans helping veterans get the VA disability rating and compensation they deserve.

About Brian Reese:

Brian’s frustration with the VA disability claims process led him to create the “VA Claims Insider,” which provides U.S. military veterans with FREE resources for successfully submitting or re-submitting a winning VA disability compensation claim.

His eBook, the “9 Secrets Strategies for Winning Your VA Disability Claim” has been downloaded more than 250,000 times in the past three years and is the #1 rated free VA disability claims guide for veterans.

He is a former active duty Air Force officer with extensive experience leading hundreds of individuals and multi functional teams in challenging international environments, including a combat tour to Afghanistan in 2011.

Brian is a Distinguished Graduate of Management from the United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO and he holds an MBA from Oklahoma State University’s Spears School of Business, Stillwater, OK, where he was a National Honor Scholar (Top 1% of Graduate School class).

Our Brands

VA Claims Insider is the most trusted name in VA disability claims. We are Veterans helping Veterans get the VA disability rating and compensation YOU deserve. We help you overcome previous VA claim denials by connecting you with medical professionals in our referral network who can provide Disability Benefit Questionnaire (DBQ) reviews and credible Medical Nexus opinions for a wide range of conditions.

Helping you take control of your military disability! Military Disability Made Easy is the world’s largest free searchable database for all things related to DoD disability and VA disability claims and has served more than 3,600,000+ unique military members and veterans since its founding. The site currently reaches 200,000 unique visitors each month.

The VA’s fuzzy math can be confusing. We make it simple! Download the world’s #1 free VA combined disability calculator. Calculate your combined VA disability rating in three simple steps. The VA Disability Calculator app does all the work for you and interprets the VA’s fuzzy math, quickly and painlessly. Brought to you for by Brian Reese the VA Claims Insider.

M21-1 is the VA’s Adjudication Procedures Manual, which is used by actual RVSRs or VA Rating Officials to determine a Veteran’s VA disability benefits eligibility, service-connection, duty to assist, and final VA rating. We have made the entire M21-1 VA Rater Manual easy to browse and search by keywords. Brought to you for by Brian Reese the VA Claims Insider.

The “Insider” Team