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Re: Divorce & Child Support (reply)
Thanks everyone for the responses. Looks like the judge will be deciding things because she isn't willing to compromise on anything. Will have to see how it plays out. The judge has been very sympathetic to her so far. Doesn't look good...
Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues

NavyChief

03/17/12 06:23:38
Re: Divorce & Child Support (reply)
Thanks Master Chief. I want to take care of my kids, but she is trying to take everything. Unfortunately, my lawyer isn't very good, but i don't have the money to hire another one. I just want both of us to get what's fair. Thanks again...
Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues

NavyChief

03/16/12 17:39:31
Divorce & Child Support (topic)
I appologize in advance if this is the wrong forum to ask my question, but I've tried to find an answer, with no luck....Anyway, I am going through a divorce and my ex will get 50% of my retirement. My child support will be based on my...
Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues

NavyChief

03/15/12 19:11:52
Re: UPDATE! Yeah! ITS OVER! VA Ltr Audit Rec'd (reply)
Got my retro today. This is my time line: Retired - Dec 31 2010 Development - Jan 1 2011 Closed - Apr 22 2011 First Disability Payment - Jul 1 2011 Retro Pay - Jul 12 2011
Concurrent Retirement and Disability Pay (CRDP)

NavyChief

07/12/11 08:47:10
Re: VA Reality Check (reply)
Why don't the people who don't like the rules of the site (no VA bashing), start their own site? You could call it "The Pity Party Site". Then you could all sit around and bitch & moan together about how the VA screwed you, the VA low...
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

07/11/11 09:05:49
Re: VA Reality Check (reply)
NavyNCC wrote: I got your "rejoinder" right here. That's funny!!!!But on a serious note, these posts could deter someone from even starting the process. Is the process frustrating? Yes. Are mistakes made? Yes. Some claims,...
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

07/05/11 19:28:32
Re: If you are retired you may apply for Base housing (reply)
usmc99, Thanks for the info. Mudduck, Don't sweat it. As I'm sure you know, there are people on here that will argue with a fence post. I will be moving to Florida in the next few months, hopefully I will be close to one of...
Social Chat

NavyChief

07/04/11 10:11:01
Re: Anyone Seen This! Good God (reply)
AMEN Cruiser!  The "conspiracy theorists" are at it again...lol
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

07/02/11 05:03:03
I agree! (reply)
I agree with you 100%, but standby for the s**t storm. Believe me, I know from personal experience.
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

06/21/11 08:13:23
Re: Active Duty and have questions. (reply)
6847 Sleep Apnea Syndromes (Obstructive, Central, Mixed): Chronic respiratory failure with carbon dioxide retention or cor pulmonale, or; requires tracheostomy 100 Requires use of breathing assistance device such as continuous...
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

06/19/11 02:59:23
Re: Notification phase today...how long 'til we know? *UPDATE* (reply)
If your husband is rated 50% or higher, he will receive retired pay AND disability pay. This is a message I got from IRIS:Up until April 14, 2011, this retroactive payment was made within 15 business days of the notification letter;...
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

06/16/11 23:45:47
Re: CRDP and Retirement Pay (reply)
jc,This is part of an IRIS response I received:"Up until April 14, 2011, this retroactive payment was made within 15 business days of the notification letter; however, the regional offices were informed on April 14 that this procedure...
Concurrent Retirement and Disability Pay (CRDP)

NavyChief

06/16/11 15:43:58
Re: Combustable (reply)
If your appointment was June 13th, that was yesterday, Monday. Today is Tuesday June 14th. Looks like you went on the wrong day.Your mistake, not the VA's.
Compensation & Pension Exams, DBQ's and Appeals

NavyChief

06/15/11 00:04:44
Re: white envelope good news (reply)
You can call "Peggy" and add dependents over the phone. I also filled out the form on VONAPP for adding dependents. Went through pretty quick. Congrats.
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

06/14/11 23:14:21
Re: bilateral rating seperation  (reply)
Pauley70 wrote: I am E6 currently in the navy and have about 14 months to go until retirement.  In 1996 i had a Left ACL recconstruction and menicus repair which i have 2 metal screws in my knee still to this day.  In...
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

06/14/11 08:21:47
Re: Wants to be a Marine (reply)
I was a Navy Recruiter from 2000 -2010. Yes tattoos can keep you from joining. It depends on WHAT the tattoos are (racist, gang related, sexist, nudity, etc) and WHERE they are (face, neck, if they can be seen in uniform, etc). The...
Social Chat

NavyChief

06/13/11 02:43:18
Re: Finally, the official news! (reply)
Bigdaddy,I'm waiting too. Retired Dec 31, 2010. Claim was closed April 22, 2011. "Peggy" says I will start getting my disability pay on July 1. Still haven't received any retro pay yet. The delay has something to do with DFAS having to...
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

06/09/11 05:41:01
Re: Guidance Please (reply)
Coach,Make copies of ALL of your medical records. May want to have VSO look through your med records and help you file your initial claim. Make sure your DD-214 is accurate before you sign it. It is difficult to fix after the fact. These...
VA Disability Claims (General)

NavyChief

06/08/11 22:39:11
Re: Got my retro pay.... (reply)
MaryKayHiggins wrote: Hi, Angel--Congrats on getting your retro.  Are you a retiree?  My guess is probably not, since you got your retro recently and it sounds like it turned around pretty quickly after you got notified of...
Compensation & Pension Exams, DBQ's and Appeals

NavyChief

06/07/11 15:44:40
Re: strange but exciting c&p exam (reply)
BigDaddy wrote: Can a mod close this thread... I mean== childish pissin match!  
Compensation & Pension Exams, DBQ's and Appeals

NavyChief

06/07/11 15:37:04
I only answer questions regarding complaints, technical issues etc. I do not reply to claims or personal questions. Thanks.