Dental Plans for a Military Retiree?

Answer As retirement approaches, service members may be concerned with losing the TRICARE dental benefits to which they are entitled while serving in the military. Service members may elect to continue wi... Read More »

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Survivorship Benefits in Pension Plans: What Happens if a Retiree Is Widowed?

A pension plan provides important retirement benefits for an employee and his spouse. These benefit payments may make up a significant portion of the couple's retirement income. But what happens wh... Read More »

How long is military retiree education available?

If your retiree education benefits are from the original GI Bill, you have 10 years following retirement to use them. For the Post 9/11 GI Bill, you have 15 years to use them. For the Veterans' Edu... Read More »

Military Gifts for a Coast Guard Retiree?

The U.S. Coast Guard is one of five armed forces branches and is the nation's oldest seagoing service, according to the agency's website. If you have a relative or friend who has just retired from ... Read More »

Can a spouse change her mind after declining to take military retiree pay?

The Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) ensures that military members' families are financially taken care of when the military member dies. If you decline SBP and have officially signed and had the form n... Read More »