VA Changes Aid & Attendance Benefit

VA Changes Aid & Attendance Benefit

Starting Oct. 18, the VA will review not just current assets, but records from the previous three years when deciding a veteran’s asset-based eligibility for VA Pension benefits — commonly called Aid and Attendance (A&A) benefits. However, transfers of assets completed before Oct. 18 will not be counted against veterans or their surviving spouses. A&A helps veterans and their surviving spouses pay for in-home care, assisted living-, memory- or nursing care as well as medical supplies and medicines. These pension benefits are available to service members (who are older than 65) or their surviving spouses. Additionally, the service member […]

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