Category: Veteran News

WHY VA? The History of VA and its Legacy of “Serving Those Who Served”

WHY VA? The History of VA and its Legacy of “Serving Those Who Served” Today's VA Represents a History of Service

Did you know that the roots of today’s VA stem from the seeds planted by some of the first settlers and English colonies in North America? It’s true! In this post, Brian Reese, Founder of VA Claims Insider will explain “WHY VA” by examining its storied history of “Serving Those Who Served.” Why VA: A […]

5 Things Every Veteran Should Know About Diabetes

5 Things Every Veteran Should Know About Diabetes

It is estimated that one in four Veterans have diabetes, according to the Department of Veteran Affairs. In fact, veterans are 2.5 times more likely than nonveterans to have diabetes which has led to the VA spending around $1.5 billion annually to treat this disease. Overall around 4% of the VA pharmacy spending is used on […]

Bunker Brews San Antonio: Building Client Connections – February 6th, 2020

Bunker Brews San Antonio: Building Client Connections – February 6th, 2020 Bunker Brews San Antonio - February 6th 2020

Bunker Brews San Antonio – February 6th, 2020 Building Client Connections Through Live Events San Antonio LIVE event! Brian Reese and Curtez Riggs are partnering with Bunker Brews San Antonio to talk about ways to maximize your engagement through live events and keep your clients coming back! Both having extensive experience in this area, Reese […]

Congestive Heart Failure in Veterans

Congestive Heart Failure in Veterans CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE IN VETERANS

According to Heartmate.com, approximately 6 million people in the United States deal with congestive heart failure. The number of cases ranges from 800,000 to 900,000. It is very alarming to hear that 1.8% of the total US population deal with this condition. Heart failure is not synonymous with a heart attack. When we refer to […]

Dental care for Veterans

Dental care for Veterans dental and oral rating

Claiming a dental or oral rating with the VA may not be something that you had considered in the past. However, this can be a high ticket claim, especially if you know what you’re looking for. Checking into getting your dental or oral disability service-connected may not have been something you’ve considered before. However, it […]

Unique challenges faced by American Vets

Unique challenges faced by American Vets

As of the latest census numbers, there were 18.2 million military veterans in the United States of America.  This large portion of our population deals with a very unique set of circumstances, especially in regards to health and wellness. Today I will be going over some of the unique challenges faced by America’s veterans and […]

VA Claims Insider + Military Disability Made Easy

VA Claims Insider + Military Disability Made Easy

VA Claims Insider Acquires Military Disability Made Easy to Help More Veterans Get the VA Disability Rating and Compensation They Deserve Fellow Veterans, I’m honored to welcome Military Disability Made Easy into the VA Claims Insider family! This acquisition gives us the ability to reach 200,000+ unique visitors (military members and veterans) each month as […]

Is the DRC a Good Change?

Is the DRC a Good Change?

What is it? On September 7, 2017, Washington made an announcement for a change coming to every VA in the United States. In line with the Department of Veteran Affairs promise to provide quicker claims, they have created the Decision Ready Claim or DCR. This claim ensures Veterans that their claim will have a response […]

Trump Changing Veteran Affairs

Trump Changing Veteran Affairs Veterans

During Trump’s campaign, he promised to provide for Veterans, to speed up the lengthy process to file a claim. As many of you know and have personally experienced, the VA has long wait lines and unresponsive agents. This can partly be attributed to the legislation in place for appeals not being updated since 1930, according […]