As an active-duty service member, you receive retired pay and valuable benefits. The same applies when you retire. Maximizing the options available to you is essential to making the most out of your retirement.

Be sure to review the following:

  • Health Insurance: Enroll yourself and eligible family members in TRICARE PrimeTRICARE Select or other applicable TRICARE plans.
    • Use the TRICARE Plan Finder to find the the plan that best meets the needs of you and your family.  
  • Dental, Vision, and/or Long Term Care Insurance: Enroll through the FEDVIP benefits program
  • Post 9-11 GI Bill/Montgomery GI Bill/Education: Your GI Bill may be good for 10 years, 15 years or indefinitely. It can also be transferred to eligible Family Members while you are still on Active Duty.
  • Military Identification Cards: You and eligible family members can enjoy benefits such as the commissary, Exchange, theater privileges, and medical care.