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I will be 65 in 2018 and am a retiree widow not collecting…

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I will be 65...

I will be 65 in 2018 and am a retiree widow not collecting SBP monies. I have Tricare Prime and believe I will have Tricare for life after 65. Will I lose that if I remarry after my 65th birthday?

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Military Lawyer: rayanswers, Military Law Answer Team replied 7 months ago
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Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you today.Please bear with me a few moments while I review your question, conduct and prepare your response.

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Military Lawyer: rayanswers, Military Law Answer Team replied 7 months ago

Explain to me exactly what pension you get here and whether the insurance is through that or medicare or what, some more information.SBP--what does that stand for.Thanks want to understand and help you today.

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