John122 (Street Articles Author)

I grew up in a small town in South Carolina and have worked in sales for the majority for my career in the insurance industry. A graduate of the University of South Carolina with a BA in Journalism out of the Advertising and Public Relations department, I have always loved to write.

My background includes working for large insurance companies as well as having my own personal lines agency. This work has allowed me to travel extensively in the Southeast of the US and I have visited most of the major cities in the South at some point.

The last three years, I have been an advocate for veterans who need to have financial assistance in paying for long term care. Educating veterans and spouses as well as their families about the VA Improved Pension for wartime veterans has been a passion of mine. To be able to give back and serve those who have sacrificed and served our country.

Hopefully the articles I post will be a blessing to some, especially if you know a veteran or veterans widow that is in need of additional medical assistance, or possibly assisted living for their care.

Veterans Aid And Attendance Pension Benefit
What Benefits are included in the Improved Pension Plan? Less that 25% of Veterans that may be eligible for the 'little known" benefit more commonly referred to as "Aid and Attendance" are receiving the benefit. Those numbers are not any better for surviving spouse of those veterans. Only 17% of…
By:  in  Reference and Education  >  Financial Aid   Mar 20, 2014  
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