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  • Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income?

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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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Not Qualified For E-Benefits !

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I have talked to the people at E-Benefits and they tell me I can't sign up for E-Benefits because I don't receive any compensation. I am at 0% SC. I thought I saw a post from someone that was on E-Benefits and they were 0%.

They tell me when I receive at least 10% they will be happy to sign me up.

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I believe the person that told you that was misinformed. I went to my RO, presented ID's and they submitted my request. That is another option.

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If you can get myhealthevet with full privledges you can get ebenefits. I would tlk to someone else.

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I do have a myhealthyvets account. I order my prescriptions on line through them. I signed up for E-benefits a couple months ago and they gave me a Level 1 sign up password. But I can't access it and the message says something like " not authorized to access this web site". I've called E-benefits several times and they tell me I can't access the site because I have to be a Level 2 and can't get a Level 2 because you have to be at least 10% SC to get an account.

I don't live very close to the RO and it would be dificult for me to get there. Sounds to me to be the typical VA BS.

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I believe the person that told you that was misinformed. I went to my RO, presented ID's and they submitted my request. That is another option.

I am assuming you are also 0% because it doesn't show any percentage by your avatar. The RO signed you up for E-Benefits and you are able to access the site...is this correct?

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Yes that is correct. I am not rated right now for I have my initial claim in now.But I have Level 2 access.

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