DMVA Warns Veterans to be Aware of Scammers Looking to Poach Their Military Pension
June 9, 2022
Pennsylvania veterans and their advocates should be aware of an increase in scammers looking to poach their VA pensions, warns the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA). Pension Poaching is financial exploitation targeting veterans and beneficiaries who are potentially eligible for VA pension benefits.
“Older veterans are a prime target for scammers,” said Joel Mutschler, director DMVA Bureau of Veterans Programs, Initiatives, Reintegration, and Outreach. “As we approach World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, it is important to remind veterans and thei...