Veterans Affairs Asking Veterans to Return Benefit ‘Overpayments’

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is sending thousands of overpayment notices telling veterans to pay back their benefits.

When Navy veteran Isaac Daniel retired after 22 1/2 years of service, he qualified for disability benefits due to knee issues and near fatal intestinal problems. He started receiving monthly disability payments of $1,100 in 2006. That’s in addition to his retirement check of $12,000 per month.

With a wife and five children all under the age of 19, Daniel relied on both checks.
Veterans Affairs Asking Veterans to Return Benefit ‘Overpayments

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