DFAS Retired and Annuitant Pay Changes Mailing Address

DFAS-SmartDocs@mail.mil  To excaliberz@yahoo.com Aug 8 at 8:45 PM   Attention all retirees and annuitants,   The Defense Finance and Accounting Service’s addresses changed effective May 1, 2017.  The old addresses are being discontinued and will be replaced by addresses in Indianapolis.  The new addresses are:

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Military Retired Pay Overview

The military (active duty) retirement system is arguably the best retirement deal around. Unlike most retirement plans, the Armed Forces offer a pension (technically a “reduced compensation for reduced services.”) with benefits, that start the day you retire, no matter how old you are. That means you could start collecting…

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VOTING IN 2014

Your vote counts!  Did you know that many recent U.S. elections have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by military and overseas voters.  All states are required to count every absentee ballot as long as it is valid and reaches local election officials by…

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Stars and Stripes, Stripes Central tells it like it is in the Philippines for Retired Military

Equipment problems halt military IDs, DEERS processing at Manila Embassy Mr. Travis J. Tritten is a reporter for Stars and Stripes in Okinawa, Japan and has been the primary reporter that has reported on our ongoing battle with the lack of a decent and comparable TRICARE medical benefit in the…

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GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN: IMPACTS ON PAY

During the government shutdown, the Department of Defense will have no legal authority to pay any personnel – military or civilian – for the days during which the government is shut down.  The shutdown will not affect payments to retirees and annuitants as those funds come from a retirement trust…

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