No Way to Treat Veterans. VA Says Missing Payments to Student Veterans Not Coming.

The Department of Veterans Affairs screwed up. Veterans using their earned benefits under the GI Bill for education were shorted payments due for the housing allowance they were entitled to. Apparently, the VA had a software issue that caused them to not properly calculate payments due to veterans attending school. The absence of the rightfully … Read more

I’m Having Problems With My VA Student Loan Benefits, ECMC, and my GI Bill. – Harrison

“Dear Steve, I have a 30 year old school loan I have been fighting for almost that entire time. I enrolled in a trade school and produced my DD214 and expected all those fees would come from the 5 years I served in the military under the G.I. Bill. I come to find out years … Read more

TV Lawyer Charged With Bankruptcy Fraud, Student Loan Debt Slaves, GI Bill Scams

TV Lawyer Randolph Goldberg Sanctioned for Forgery and Fraud Well-known TV lawyer Randolph Goldberg is being sanctioned for forgery and fraud. It’s a federal case Contact 13 Chief Investigator Darcy Spears has been following for nearly four years. This case is the latest in Goldberg’s string of legal troubles. As we reported in September, Randolph … Read more

Do Military Veterans on GI Bill Deserve to be Treated Fairly by For-Profit Colleges?

Student loans are tough enough to deal with but it appears for-profit colleges are intentionally targeting military veterans eligible for the GI Bill. Students are winding up deep in debt at the more expensive for-profit college with no degree or a degree worth little. Some experts interviewed in the broadcast said that online degrees are … Read more

I’m a Navy Veteran and Need Your Advice to Become Debt Free. – Amanda

26 y/o female, Navy enlisted four year veteran. 5500 dollars in personal credit card and loan debt. 1100 dollars worth of bills every month (636 towards car, insurance etc. monthly bills towards debt are 464). 1600 dollars a month income approximately 9 months out of the year from GI Bill. Unemployed. No savings. I was … Read more

Husband Cutoff Access to His GI Bill for Daughter and Now I’m Left Paying for College. – Janice

Janice “Dear Steve, Please help me I am drowning!!!!! I have five credit cards totaling a balance of around $14,000 and a house payment of $894. I also have a truck pmt of $535 but only five payments remaining. Having to pay college tution and fees at the last minute because my daughters dad had … Read more