The Money Drill 12: Don’t Wait to Decide on the New Military Retirement System

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If you’re one of the many service members who are trying to compare the current military retirement system, High-3, and the new Blended Retirement System, then listen up. In this episode of The Money Drill, USAA advice director Josh Andrews talks with JJ Montanaro about learning the new system so he can help USAA members make the best-informed decision for their family.

They agree that just because you have until 2018 to decide doesn’t mean there aren’t good reasons to start considering it now. Hear Andrews explain why, what tools are available to help, and how you can help maximize your retirement savings.

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