Why was I denied Aug 2021 benefits from my GiBill? I was told by VA to refuse the Montgomery GiBill in 2010. Now both accepted
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Have you received a decision letter from the VA? When they deny a request for benefits, the VA is supposed to submit their reason in writing to the Veteran.
You'll need to give us the specifics of YOUR case, not another case, to give you an answer. But generally, you can only draw benefits from one GI Bill, not both, and you can draw from whichever is more advantageous to you. Additionally, if you have anything less than a fully honorable discharge, then you get NO GI bill benefits.
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Not sure hour your narrative has anything to do with helping answer your question---we don't know what your actual circumstances are (you only told us the circumstances of a person in another case) so we can't advise on why you were denied a VA payment in August. Did you speak to the Veterans coordinating office at your institution?
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