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Veterans Nursing Homes – VA Releases Internal Rankings

In an unprecedented move furthering transparency within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) it has released the internal rankings of 133 VA nursing homes nationwide. The 5-star ranking system helps veterans and their families to locate the best facility possible in their area. The posted performance ratings are slated to be updated annually and includes: the names […]

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wartime veterans

Benefits for Wartime Veterans

Benefits for Wartime VeteransThere are many benefits available to wartime veterans, surviving spouses, and children. First let’s discuss who qualifies as a wartime veteran. A wartime veteran is one who served active military duty during one of the eligible wartime periods. They include the Mexican Border Period, World War I, World War II, the Korean […]

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VA Burial Benefits

VA Burial Benefits

VA Burial BenefitsVA burial benefits are paid to the families of all eligible veterans, but it is important to understand the amount of the reimbursement and the criteria for eligibility. The veteran must have received a military discharge that was under conditions other than dishonorable.Payment of the VA burial benefits is usually made to the […]

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