With the extremely long delay in obtaining benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), many Veterans face tremendous and crippling medical bills. These bills impact ability to pay for necessities, including rent, utilities, transportation, and even food.
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: VA BENEFITS ARE PROTECTED!
Threats and constant calls from creditors and even advice from attorneys not familiar with Veterans benefits matters may push Veterans to make unwise decisions regarding their VA benefits. It’s very simple: VA benefits are protected from creditors, taxation, and other legal processes. No one is entitled to just take your benefits away to pay off debts. Continue reading