DFAS Retiree Newsletter

The September 2020 Retiree Newsletter is now available online.  It contains helpful information on how to keep your SBP and AOP beneficiary information up to date, including information on how to make changes to your beneficiary designations with no fuss in myPay.

To keep you current on the best way to get things done, we will also share information on our newest form wizard.  This tool is intended to assist child annuitants who need to fill out and complete the School Certifications 2788 form.  Our new tool includes an electronic signature option, making it possible for child annuitants to completer and submit this form entirely online.  In addition, we will share information on myPay's upcoming Two Factor Authentication option, and what that means for you and your myPay account.

We also include information from the Navy Retired Activities Office (RAO), Air Force Assistance Fund Charities, and the Armed Forces Retirement Home.  Finally, TRICARE has some updates for you about new enrollment fees for some TRICARE Select Retired Beneficiaries.

Please remember, we also have a downloadable PDF version of the newsletter you can share with friends.

To access the newsletter, please copy and paste the link below into your internet browser.  You will find a list of topics in the newsletter with a brief description of each article. Click on the link in the list of topics for the article you want to read, and the full text will appear.  The bottom link in the list of topics is to the downloadable PDF version of the newsletter.


visit AskDFAS (https://corpweb1.dfas.mil/askDFAS/askRA.jsp).

There you will find a list of Frequently Asked Questions organized by category as well as an option to submit your own question.

Copyright 2018-21 NYC Chapter NABMW

The National Association of Black Military Women (NABMW) website supports the mission of the organization - to seek out, tell, and record the history of Black Military Women. We use various public information tools (Newspapers, websites, books, documentaries, and other media outlets) to search out information on black military women. A lot of personal military history information is provided by the specific individuals through the NABMW Journal and membership. We do not take responsibility for the validity of any information provided to us from these individuals or from public information postings from tools listed above. The source of all information on this website will be listed. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. section 107, this information is displayed without profit or payment to those who expressed an interest in receiving this information for non-profit research and educational purposes only. Photos and images are from the National Archives, The Naval History Center, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, Defense Visual Information Center and personal collections of many of the women and men.  This website is for and about Black Military Women who served our country - by an organization of military women, family and friends who are committed to seeking out the history of Black Military Women who served our country. Photos are not to be misused or taken out of context when shared.