Opportunities for Wartime Veterans

Opportunities for Wartime Veterans

In the past, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released eligibility rules for the VA pension program. VA pension, a tax-free monthly cash benefit, is available to wartime Veterans who served at least 90 days of active duty service with 1 day during a declared...
USPS Partners with the VA to Protect Veterans from Fraud and Scams

USPS Partners with the VA to Protect Veterans from Fraud and Scams

A division of the United States Postal Service, known as the United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS) is partnered with the Veteran’s Administration Privacy Service (Office of Privacy and Records Management, OPRM) in a two-year agreement continuing to...
VA Benefits for Aging Louisiana Veterans

VA Benefits for Aging Louisiana Veterans

The US Census Bureau reports that more than 18.2 million veterans live in the United States, and 38 percent of them are 65 and older. Additionally, the Census Bureau reports that more than 9 million veterans receive services from the Department of Veteran’s...
Now More Than Ever Veterans Benefits Planning is Essential

Now More Than Ever Veterans Benefits Planning is Essential

The COVID-19 virus is not going away as many had hoped. And studies have shown it is deadlier for those over the age of 65. Individuals living in senior living communities, such as independent living, assisted living, memory care, and nursing homes have the highest...
Understanding Veterans, Home Health Care, and Technology

Understanding Veterans, Home Health Care, and Technology

In the quest to provide cost-effective, quality in-home care for veterans, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has been surprising trailblazers. Although the agency has long been mired in controversies surrounding its programs, particularly arbitrary caregiver...