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Resources for Veterans: Jan. 24, 2022

VA Disability: Is it for you?

According to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) data, many veterans are unaware of VA’s disability benefits.

VA disability compensation is a monthly, tax-free payment designed to compensate veterans for an injury or illness incurred, or made worse from active military service, regardless of when they served. A disability can apply to physical conditions, such as chronic knee condition, as well as...