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Deadline for Blended Retirement System is Dec. 31

ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- Reserve Citizen Airmen eligible to opt in to the Blended Retirement System have until Dec. 31 to make the election in myPay.

Reserve members in a paid status who have accrued fewer than 4,320 retirement points as of Dec. 31, 2017 are grandfathered under the legacy retirement system but may choose to opt into the BRS. The opt-in election must be made by Dec. 31, 2018 at https://mypay.dfas.mil/mypay.aspx.

Each eligible reservist should acknowledge eligibility via myPers notification, complete the mandatory opt-in training in ADLS, and seek Personal Financial Counseling at the local Airman and Family Readiness office as he or she weighs which retirement plan fits best.

For more information on BRS, please visit http://militarypay.defense.gov/BlendedRetirement/.

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