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VA Disability Compensation and Disability Pension

Veteran’s Disability Compensation Veteran’s Disability Compensation is administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs and is intended to compensate veterans for loss of quality of life and civilian employability. To qualify, an individual must be a veteran. The VA defines a veteran as “a person who served in the active military, naval, or air service, and who was discharged or released therefrom under conditions other than dishonorable.” A reservist must injured in the line of d more...

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VA Pension Benefits

  What is the VA Pension Benefit?   This is a monthly VA benefit for low-income wartime veterans. There are two main types of VA pension benefits: (1) basic pension, and (2) special monthly pension. We will give you: a broad overview of pension benefit programs, current eligibility requirements, pension rates, and information about how to apply. NOTE: The V more...

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VA Pension Benefits for veterans and for surviving family members

This is the VA's official web gateway for information about VA Pension Benefits. VA Pension is a benefit paid to wartime veterans who have limited or no income, and who are age 65 or older, or, if under 65, who are permanently and totally dis more...

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Veterans Disability Pension Program

The VA Pension Program is a monthly cash benefit paid to wartime veterans who have limited or no income, and who are age 65 or older, or, if under 65, who are permanently and totally disabled. It can be a supplement to other VA cash assistance programs.  Basic information about the program is provided on this VA website page. more...

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