A South Carolina woman pleaded guilty to conspiracy in a national scheme to exploit veterans in desperate financial straits and elderly investors seeking a safe retirement.
Aid & Attendance
While financial and identity theft can happen any time of year, military families are especially vulnerable when moving for a permanent change of station.
Aid and attendance is the benefit that provides an improved pension for a veteran who requires some level of medical care and attention.
There are many options in that scenario. There are in-home care options, there are facility options, and there are many various sources of potential funding to pay for those options.
The unfortunate truth is that survivors are often faced with seemingly impossible hurdles when trying to access benefits to help with basic needs, like a roof over their head and food on the table.