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Just briefly, I've had an appeal in since 2011 for an increase.  Since that time, I opted into RAMP last year.  So, I checked my claim in Vets.gov and it said my claim was closed as of 8 Feb 19 (last Friday).  It said I could go to Ebenefits and check my rating of disability but when I do it is still the same rating.  My question is, does this mean I didn't get an increase, or could it be that it didn't update in Ebenefits?  Being that it was on a Friday, do I still have a chance that it hasn't updated yet?  In Ebenefits, it does show that I don't have any pending claims, so it did update to some degree.  Any advice would be most appreciated.

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Just wait until you get your Official  Packet in the MAIL, if you use DAV as your Rep they usually will send you a copy of an unofficial decision.

we can't always depend on benefit's.

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A similar thing just happened to me!  As Buck said, we will just have to wait for the envelope.  Or, as you posted, try the Ab8 letter (benefit summary) again in a few days.  

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