Dependent Indemnity Compensation & Why You Should Know About It!

This blog was written by CDR (Ret) Chuck Neu, former Global SOF Foundation SkillBridge Fellow. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation recipients and non-compensable VA claimants, do you know what Dependent Indemnity Compensation (DIC) is and why it is SO VERY important … Read more about Dependent Indemnity Compensation & Why You Should Know About It!

Getting the RIGHT Disability Compensation for You…AND Your Dependents

VA Disability Compensation Recipients: When was the last time you logged into eBenefits and checked to ensure your dependents appear on your current disability award? I want to start this by saying that I am not an expert in how the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) works. I am just a … Read more about Getting the RIGHT Disability Compensation for You…AND Your Dependents

Navigating Your VA Benefits: Lessons from Someone Who Messed it Up

Heading into the Unknown When I started my retirement process at USSOCOM I had no idea what to expect. I was stressed out more during this period than at any time in my career – including combat. I had been well trained for combat and I knew what I was doing in the field, but I had no clue … Read more about Navigating Your VA Benefits: Lessons from Someone Who Messed it Up

Wrapping Up 2018

The holiday season is a time of togetherness, and we at the Global SOF Foundation made that happen to a festive degree this week! Read on to catch up on our annual holiday party, see how we we bid a fond farewell to two GSF “OGs,” and the impending launch of the GSF podcast! The 2018 Joint … Read more about Wrapping Up 2018

Simulators, Putters, and Huddlers! The GSF at I/ITSEC (and more)!

The GSF Team took a bit of a break to enjoy our Thanksgivings weekends with our friends and families, but that break was short lived--we rolled right back into action on Monday as we converged from various locations in Florida and DC to Orlando, FL…. That’s right. It’s I/ITSEC time. IT’S … Read more about Simulators, Putters, and Huddlers! The GSF at I/ITSEC (and more)!