Also see My Benefits, My Family, and My Finance at AKO
American Red Cross: Help for soldiers, retirees, and military families.
Army Emergency Relief (AER): A private nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide emergency financial assistance for soldiers and their dependents.
Army Financial Management: Pay rates, per diem, allowances, currency converter, and lots of other excellent information.
Military Compensation: Explains military pay and benefits. Also compares retired pay options for those who may choose between the pre-1986 retirement system and the REDUX with $30,000 bonus. Includes several online benefit calculators.
Thrift Savings Plan for Uniformed Services (TSP): This is where you can find the most up to date informaiton on your trift savings plan.
Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS): Pay Scales, BAH, BAS, travel regulations, etc.
myPay: Manage your pay information, leave and earnings statements, W-2s and more.
Social Security Administration: If you think full Social Security payments start at 65 you may be wrong. Look here today to plan for what you'll need at retirement.
Veterans Administration: Veteran information is continually changing, this is the best location to get up to date information.
Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs: Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors.