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  • Chief Wright to Airmen: Know your retirement options

    The opt-in deadline for the Blended Retirement System is December 31, 2018. Make your decision knowing only you can determine which system is best for you, and understand that if you opt into BRS, it is irrevocable. You only have one chance to make this choice, so it’s imperative you and those involved in making financial decisions for your family fully understand the pros and cons of both retirement systems.
  • BRS deadline is Dec. 31

    Affected Airmen will need to decide whether or not to opt into the new Blended Retirement System (BRS), or stay with the current “legacy” retirement system no later than Dec. 31. All service members entering the military this year and beyond are automatically enrolled into the new system; however, those with less than 12 years of service as of the
  • Linguist Opts-In for Blended Retirement System, creates calculator

    Beginning in Jan. 1, 2018, the Department of Defense will offer servicemembers options for a Blended Retirement System, and Airmen at the 70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing are considering their options. One particular non-commissioned officer–in-charge has already completed the BRS leadership course and created an innovative way to help Airmen decide which path to take to retirement.