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    When a Veteran starts considering whether or not to file a VA Disability Claim, there are a lot of questions that he or she tends to ask. Over the last 10 years, the following are the 14 most common basic questions I am asked about ...
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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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I just called there BVA ombudsman line to find out were my appeal is . Lady on the phone was very helpful , she looked up my docket number and said yours was docketed on Sept 2010.

She said she couldn't give a time frame but said i can tell you we are working on January 2010 appeals now so approx 6 months or so . Hopefully she was not just blowin smoke, didn't seem like it.

Keeping my fingers crossed , that would be approx 17-18 months if it works out !

Sgt Sandman

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Wish you luck on your appeal Sarge!

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Don't hold your breathe I am still waiting on a amended claim that was supppose to be expendited in 2008 and this is 2011 even after a hardship letter written over a year ago from the state senate I still wait. Good luck by she was blowing smoke.

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Hope for the best but make financial plans for the worst.

By this I mean food banks, alternative housing situations, etc.

Good luck to all! :smile:

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