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Timeline to a VA Decision

November 3, 2017

For VA decision, it is a pretty well-known fact that claims take forever to get approved. Months of waiting for a returned claim as either partially or entirely denied. While changes are coming... continue reading

Top 5 Reasons VA Claims get Denied

October 19, 2017

Here are a couple of the top reasons why claims get denied and what you can do to ensure your claim gets approved. Receiving a claim denial can be a very frustrating time. Waiting for what seems... continue reading
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What is a Lifestyle Impact Claim?

October 7, 2017

A Lifestyle Impact Claim is a high-value secondary claim that many veterans are eligible for due to one or more primary service-connected disabilities. Most veterans, lawyers, and VSOs DON’T know... continue reading

Gulf War Compensation Denial Rate

September 27, 2017

Dept. Veteran Affairs denies more than 80% of veterans’ claims for gulf war compensation benefits connected to Gulf War-related disabilities. The U.S. Government Accountability Office filed a... continue reading
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How to Improve your PTSD Claim

September 6, 2017

Filing for a PTSD claim may not be as difficult as you think to complete. By including the necessary documents, you can learn how to file for a VA Disability PTSD... continue reading
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What is a Buddy Letter?

August 8, 2017

You may be asking yourself… what is a Buddy Letter? You’ve heard me talk a lot about the importance of “Statements in Support of A Claim” as well as “Buddy Letters.” The VA raters... continue reading