by Gade757
29 Dec 2017, 01:51
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: BitCoin
Replies: 37
Views: 1.1K

Re: BitCoin

Back in the 1700s' Tulips,yes, the flowers came into big demand in Holland. Everyone from washer women to the Royalty were feverishly purchasing these lovely posies. There developed a virtual feeding frenzy type atmosphere in this market. Several years later you couldn't give them away and the lath...
by Gade757
25 Dec 2017, 18:33
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: BitCoin
Replies: 37
Views: 1.1K

Re: BitCoin

Iceman75 wrote:Anyone have any ideas about BitCoin? Is it too late to get in? 
Theres never too late to get in Cryptocurrency

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by Gade757
17 Dec 2017, 17:32
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: TSA Pre Check
Replies: 37
Views: 2.2K

Re: TSA Pre Check

With it being Veterans Day today, we thought it would be appropriate to let our readers know about some of the services we offer for veterans as well as current members of the U.S. Armed Forces. One out of four TSA employees is either a veteran, or is still currently serving in the U.S. Military, a...
by Gade757
11 Dec 2017, 15:13
Forum: Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues
Topic: Student Loan Forgiveness time frame
Replies: 11
Views: 464

Re: Student Loan Forgiveness time frame

Congrats the new waiting game is watching it pull off your credit

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by Gade757
07 Dec 2017, 10:20
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money
Replies: 15
Views: 417

Re: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money

Hard time from stealing money out atm.Right Victimless crime.Question who did he hurt?was the crime Violent in nature ,no.Thats why he got probation and not prison.We have enough people in prison for non violent crimes. Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk "Victimless crime.Question who did he hurt...
by Gade757
07 Dec 2017, 02:02
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money
Replies: 15
Views: 417

Re: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money

"The laws are written for all"Yes you are right, just like punishment.You dont like call your congressmen. Win win he got off easy, im glad.Its means lock them up throw way the key dont work.


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by Gade757
07 Dec 2017, 00:58
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money
Replies: 15
Views: 417

Re: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money

Define "punished" --Sorry, I can not agree--this dude should serve some hard time--where is the deterrent to others who read about this felony and cream puff sentence?? Hard time from stealing money out atm.Right Victimless crime.Question who did he hurt?was the crime Violent in nature ,no.Thats wh...
by Gade757
07 Dec 2017, 00:21
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money
Replies: 15
Views: 417

Re: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money

WTH?? [emoji35] www.america.easybranches.com/wyoming/Cheyenne-man-convicted-of-stealing-more-than--150K-gets-probation-416453 https://www.stripes.com/news/us/convicted-of-stealing-more-than-150k-man-gets-probation-so-he-can-use-gi-bill-money-1.500930 Why you acting like that he got off Scot free, h...
by Gade757
06 Dec 2017, 21:27
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money
Replies: 15
Views: 417

Re: Convicted of stealing more than $150K, man gets probation so he can use GI Bill money

WTH?? [emoji35] www.america.easybranches.com/wyoming/Cheyenne-man-convicted-of-stealing-more-than--150K-gets-probation-416453 https://www.stripes.com/news/us/convicted-of-stealing-more-than-150k-man-gets-probation-so-he-can-use-gi-bill-money-1.500930 Why you acting like that he got off Scot free, h...
by Gade757
30 Nov 2017, 16:02
Forum: VA Disability Claims (General)
Topic: VA Claim
Replies: 16
Views: 777

Re: VA Claim

I got a disability rating of 70% claim effective date 08-08-16. I started getting my 70% pay 11-01-17. I had a few deferred claims. My claim was completly closed on 11-27-17 with a 100% Permanent and Total rating. I received my back pay on 11-28-17. Not sure if the back pay was for the 70% or 100% ...
by Gade757
30 Nov 2017, 15:54
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: TSA Pre Check
Replies: 37
Views: 2.2K

Re: TSA Pre Check

Yes that member id is the same number on the id card

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by Gade757
29 Nov 2017, 03:13
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Totally and Permanently Disabled
Replies: 15
Views: 1.5K

Re: Totally and Permanently Disabled

mbrandkamp wrote:What does it mean if your AB8 letter says that you are rated 100% and also says "You are considered to be totally and permanently disabled due to solely to your serviced-connected disabilities".

Thanks,
Marla
Congrats

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by Gade757
25 Nov 2017, 12:42
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Packet Received following C&P Exam & Award of Benefits
Replies: 10
Views: 862

Re: Packet Received following C&P Exam & Award of Benefits

Agree, the BBE is harder to follow, and this is "normal"  My P&T statement is just above Chapter 35 Issue/Contention.  There is no separate paragraph or included elsewhere that I could find.  It does state "No examination will be scheduled in the future for your permanent and total disability/disab...
by Gade757
22 Nov 2017, 01:51
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: UPDATE: 100% P&T
Replies: 18
Views: 1.2K

Re: UPDATE: 100% P&T

Gade, yeah understand, we do see sarcasm and some humor in many posts.  Guess when we understand sense of humor we'll stop giving you grief I'm a troll?  Sorry Gade, I don't even have any hair.  Looks like I missed a word in my post.  I was talking about knowing YOUR sense of humor, which should ha...
by Gade757
22 Nov 2017, 01:07
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: UPDATE: 100% P&T
Replies: 18
Views: 1.2K

Re: UPDATE: 100% P&T

Gade, yeah understand, we do see sarcasm and some humor in many posts.  Guess when we understand sense of humor we'll stop giving you grief rchap,I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It’s probably the most important th...
by Gade757
22 Nov 2017, 00:40
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: UPDATE: 100% P&T
Replies: 18
Views: 1.2K

Re: UPDATE: 100% P&T

rchap78101 wrote:Gade757 - How do you figure? Ratings aren't based on generosity!
Well, i was being sarcastic.But sense every once nick pic what i said.Peggy is what i said it is.Thank you goodday

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by Gade757
21 Nov 2017, 23:54
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: UPDATE: 100% P&T
Replies: 18
Views: 1.2K

Re: UPDATE: 100% P&T

bulldog2036 wrote:Hello all,

Finally got there. 100% P&T!!! Have mixed feelings, such a shock.
Peggy being very generous this year.Congrats and welcome

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by Gade757
21 Nov 2017, 12:38
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Thank You All for your Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 413

Re: Thank You All for your Advice

Congrats

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by Gade757
19 Nov 2017, 20:40
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Am I P&T
Replies: 11
Views: 731

Re: Am I P&T

Yes

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by Gade757
17 Nov 2017, 22:27
Forum: VA Disability Claims (General)
Topic: Rating Error??
Replies: 9
Views: 510

Re: Rating Error??

Finally seeing the end of this long Appeal journey. ebenifits is suddenly showing that they rated the BVA appealed condition at 50%. But ebenifits shows 80% disabled when I should be 70%. Both the disabilities and letter generator shows 80% 2 conditions rated at 0% 5 conditions rated at 10% 1 condi...
by Gade757
16 Nov 2017, 12:13
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Student loan discharge/Taxes
Replies: 4
Views: 347

Re: Student loan discharge/Taxes

Insolvency does not relate to how much you make  directly - it  means your total liabilities are more than your total assets. You have to be insolvent immediately before your loans are forgiven. If the insolvency amount is greater than the student loan debt forgiven, then the cancelled debt income ...
by Gade757
15 Nov 2017, 14:22
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Student loan discharge/Taxes
Replies: 4
Views: 347

Re: Student loan discharge/Taxes

DDDman wrote:I had mine discharged, and yes they are considered income as of now.  I owed something like 80,000, paid 17,000+ in taxes.
Make sure you file for insolvency to show that you make less than what forgivin.It can be wavied.

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by Gade757
12 Nov 2017, 22:18
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Benefits Summary letter
Replies: 31
Views: 2.1K

Re: Benefits Summary letter

Go get your c file from the va ,see what the medical doctors are saying about you.it will tell you more in detail of what the examiner wrote on you.An why you was denied iu

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by Gade757
12 Nov 2017, 01:53
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR
Replies: 15
Views: 1.1K

Re: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR

57AHC wrote:For info only.
I have no connection with the star card.

https://www.shopmyexchange.com/militarystar
Heres the website for the military star card
https://www.myecp.com/HtmlPages/CP_MilStartCard

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by Gade757
08 Nov 2017, 01:38
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: investing stocks count as work or not
Replies: 10
Views: 598

Re: investing stocks count as work or not

just stupid question. for 100% p&t mental disorder i don't go out i don't work. but can i use my computer to investing stocks if i made money from this does it count as work?is this income gonna affect my rating for future?i was reading some post here some people said work gonna affect va rating i ...
by Gade757
06 Nov 2017, 22:54
Forum: Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues
Topic: New 2017 Pay Rates
Replies: 13
Views: 1.7K

Re: New 2017 Pay Rates

Sorry about that i dont know what happen here it is again https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171106/bd93ebd4d011fe7c046440b720eff295.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171106/e6953d0161aee85b96e94f4a6a37fb50.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171106/0e87d6a391b593b7671b02c8da6676a0.jpg https...
by Gade757
06 Nov 2017, 22:51
Forum: Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues
Topic: New 2017 Pay Rates
Replies: 13
Views: 1.7K

Re: New 2017 Pay Rates

JNoxon wrote:Has anyone see the new pay schedules for Dec 1, 2017? Are they published yet?
Here you go if you want to see the visual numbers

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by Gade757
05 Nov 2017, 22:25
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: TSA Pre Check
Replies: 37
Views: 2.2K

Re: TSA Pre Check

nmfxstc wrote:My Ret ID was issued in 2013 and does not have that "10 digit number" (that I can find???)  Now what????
Go to base get a new id.

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by Gade757
05 Nov 2017, 00:56
Forum: Social, CIVIL Chat
Topic: TSA Pre Check
Replies: 37
Views: 2.2K

Re: TSA Pre Check

In the past there have been several discussions and a lot of comments about if or if not 100% P&T Veterans can obtain a TSA Pre Check and how to obtain it.  I just stumbled across this site.  It explains it all for P&T Veterans who have obtained a Military ID Card.  https://www.defensetravel.dod.mi...
by Gade757
04 Nov 2017, 04:03
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR
Replies: 15
Views: 1.1K

Re: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR

MWR means Morale, Welfare and Recreation.  MWR does things for the troops and their families, sponsors all the intermural sports activities by having playing fields and pays the referees and umpires for the games.  Runs the installation gymnasium, etc.  I rather doubt you will have much to do with ...
by Gade757
04 Nov 2017, 00:49
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: Benefits Summary letter
Replies: 31
Views: 2.1K

Re: Benefits Summary letter

Army77 wrote:VA: You are considered to be totally and permanently disabled due solely to your service-connected disabilities. Value: no.
Does this mean that I am Totally and permanently disabled.
Yes

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by Gade757
04 Nov 2017, 00:48
Forum: Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues
Topic: Student Loan Forgiveness time frame
Replies: 11
Views: 464

Re: Student Loan Forgiveness time frame

I submitted mine through Nelnet, it says Application Under Review but I just submitted it on 10/5/17 so I still have a ways to go to see if I get approved or not. I'm staying positive, it would help a lot financially to get my loans forgiven. They'll have it all processed by December 1st for sure. ...
by Gade757
02 Nov 2017, 14:21
Forum: IU - Individual Unemployability
Topic: IU
Replies: 3
Views: 397

Re: IU

And if rated 100% on the schedule, the vet can not apply for an IU rating (as the vet is already 100%). See the topic 'working with a VA rating'  https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/vets/working-with-a-va-rating-t167014.html Well you dont need u already have The 100 perminate and total status . Sent fr...
by Gade757
02 Nov 2017, 05:19
Forum: IU - Individual Unemployability
Topic: IU
Replies: 3
Views: 397

Re: IU

The benefits that are available for a dependent of a 100% schedular disabled veteran and a 100% TDIU disabled veteran are exactly the same. The confusion comes from the fact that it isn't the rating of schedular v. TDIU but permanent v temporary assignments of the benefits. Any 100% rated veteran ge...
by Gade757
02 Nov 2017, 04:53
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: P&T or not
Replies: 5
Views: 432

Re: P&T or not

i just received 100% disability for mental disorder. and va letter say that i get the DEA chapter35. i heard if u get chapter35 u are the100% p&t. but i can't find it even my ebenefit just say100% that's it. i just want to know am i 100% p&t or not?thank you guys Goto the genrated letters and get T...
by Gade757
02 Nov 2017, 04:34
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: P&T or not
Replies: 5
Views: 432

Re: P&T or not

i just received 100% disability for mental disorder. and va letter say that i get the DEA chapter35. i heard if u get chapter35 u are the100% p&t. but i can't find it even my ebenefit just say100% that's it. i just want to know am i 100% p&t or not?thank you guys Goto the genrated letters and get T...
by Gade757
01 Nov 2017, 14:47
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR
Replies: 15
Views: 1.1K

Re: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR

MWR means Morale, Welfare and Recreation.  MWR does things for the troops and their families, sponsors all the intermural sports activities by having playing fields and pays the referees and umpires for the games.  Runs the installation gymnasium, etc.  I rather doubt you will have much to do with ...
by Gade757
01 Nov 2017, 01:58
Forum: P&T - Permanent & Total Disability
Topic: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR
Replies: 15
Views: 1.1K

Re: I.D. Card with PX, Commissary, & MWR

I'm 100%  P&T and I received my PX/Commissary ID card and it also gave me privileges to MWR.  Does anyone know what MWR covers and will this card allow me to shop at the Class 6 and Shoppette also? Hell you even get the miltary star card,which give crazy discount on car and hotel rental.Live on bas...