Thank you. I am guessing these are benefits via the Compensation and Pension Service within the Veterans Benefits Administration.
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Veterans benefits do have some protection from ordinary creditors, but not from familial obligations
, which includes child support if not paid.VA disability compensation received in lieu of waived military retirement pay may be garnished in order to satisfy ordered child support and alimony obligations.
38, it states that VA benefits are intended to be used to provide support for dependents, and may be garnished. See here
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