Survivor Benefits Information
SBP Coverage and Benefits
When you retire, you may be able to elect any of several SBP options, which are listed below.
Dependency and Indemnity Compensation
Dependency and Indemnity Compensation is a monthly benefit paid to eligible survivors of certain deceased veterans.
Death gratuity is a one-time tax free payment for survivors to deal with financial hardships due to loss of a servicemember
Family Survivor Benefits
Survivors get several benefits including Dependent Indemnity Compensation, a Death Gratuity, and TRICARE benefits.
Survivor's Resource List
Dealing with loss can be difficult. Many resources are available to help you deal with it