Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Almost half-million VA loan, grant files mistakenly deleted

Roughly 464,000 electronic files, including active loan files, were mistakenly deleted from a Veterans Affairs Department computer system last month, Federal Times has learned.

Among the hundreds of thousands of deleted files were active loan files, appraisal documents and grant documents for veterans and service members who qualify for the Specially Adapted Housing (SAH) grant, Schuda said. This program helps disabled vets and service members obtain homes that are specially equipped or renovations that accommodate their disabilities, VA’s website states.

Continue Learning:   http://www.federaltimes.com/article/20130606/DEPARTMENTS04/306060006/Almost-half-million-VA-loan-grant-files-mistakenly-deleted

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