Before 2023, families could not receive full payments from both SBP and DIC benefits due to a now-repealed rule establishing an offset.
We share nine things that can help you if you’re a survivor planning to apply for DIC or appeal a DIC decision.
Surviving spouses and other family of deceased veterans may be eligible for thousands of dollars a month, grief counseling, burial assistance, and more.
If your late spouse was a Vietnam or Gulf War veteran and had a resulting disability, a new law may mean that the VA owes you money previously denied.
A monthly VA benefit is available to surviving spouses of veterans who have died. In this article, we describe the eligibility requirements for DIC benefits.
Dependency and indemnity compensation (DIC) is a monthly benefit available to surviving spouses, children, or parents of a veteran who died because of a service-connected disability.