The Veterans Administration is alerting veterans of the Vietnam War era that their education benefits under the GI Bill are running out.

On Dec. 31, education benefits will expire for some 750,000 veterans the VA estimates may currently be eligible.Under the law, the VA will stop sending GI Bill payments to veterans who earned benefits with active-duty service between Jan. 31, 1955 and Jan. 1, 1977.Veterans enrolled in the VA's other current education programsare not affected.