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Veterans
  1. How does the Service Members Civil Relief Act affect my student loan interest rates?

  2. What do I need to send my lender in order to qualify for the Service Members Civil Relief Act interest rate cap of 6%?

  3. Are there financial aid programs for Veterans of the US Armed Forces?

  4. Based on amount of time served, what are the percentages of maximum benefits available on the Post 9/11 GI Bill?

  5. Can I use VA benefits at any school, including an online school?

  6. Can you show me a sample of how the Post 9/11 GI Bill could work?

  7. Do I have to be enrolled full-time to receive Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits?

  8. Do I need to certify my enrollment if I am receiving Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits? If so, how and when?

  9. How do I apply for Chapter 35 benefits?

  10. How do I know if I am eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill?

  11. How long am I eligible to receive the Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits after I am no longer on active duty?

  12. How many credit hours are required for VA benefits?

  13. If I am eligible for any of the following GI Bills (Chapter 30, 1606 or 1607) am I eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill?

  14. If I am eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill, how much will I receive?

  15. If I am receiving VA benefits through another program can I also receive the post 9/11 GI Bill benefits?

  16. What is the Montgomery GI Bill - Reserves Educational Assistance Program (REAP) Chapter 1607 program?

  17. What is the Montgomery GI Bill also known as Chapter 30?

  18. What is the Montgomery GI Bill Selected Reserve MGIB-SR Chapter 1606? Who is eligible for benefits under the program?

  19. What is the Survivors and Dependents Program (Chapter 35 program) and who qualifies for it?

  20. What is the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment VetSuccess Program (Chapter 31)?

  21. What services are provided by the VR&E VetSuccess (Chapter 31) Program?

  22. What type of education and training does the Post 9/11 GI Bill cover?

  23. What type of payment can I expect from Chapter 30, MGIB?

  24. When is the Post 9/11 GI Bill Effective?

  25. Who do I contact to find out how many months of benefits I have remaining?

  26. Who is eligible for Chapter 30, MGIB benefits?

  27. Who is eligible for REAP (Chapter 1607) benefits?

  28. Who is eligible for the VetSuccess (Chapter 31) services?

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