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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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  • 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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AHHHHHHH.

It's the week-end.

A day when most veterans that are still in the workforce

have a bit of time on their hands, at home

and can check to see if there are any update on their claim activities.

Guess what - they can't !

Sorry, eBenefits Is Not Available Right Now

Thank you for visiting the eBenefits web portal. The portal is not available now. We are making changes and expect to be ready for your login very soon.

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I would expect nothing less from our most excellent VA.

Damn!! Almost threw up on the keyboard typing that bit of sarcasm.

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Yep, it asked me if I wanted to leave a comment about the site, and I said yes. This is what I said. Instead of spending so much time

and money trying to make the website pretty, you should be working on trying to get some of the claims that have been pending for so long.

I really don't think the veteran cares about how pretty the site looks, but would rather have their claims finished and their benefits awarded.

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Glad ebennies wasn't around when I was waiting- bad enough opening empty mailbox; imagine how many times I'd be checkin eBenz for status update.

HANG IN THERE GANG! smile.png

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