Retirees/Separatees from Armed Forces | AFBA

Military Retirees and Separatees

You've dedicated your life to serving our country. Now, you're facing the next challenge: the transition to civilian life.

Retirement is the beginning of a new life for you and your family. And with new beginnings come new challenges, new adventures and new costs.

Whether you choose to buy a home near the beach or re-enter the workforce, financial planning is key to successfully managing your "second career."

To get the most from your savings and investments, start planning your retirement vision early. Saving and investing early for retirement can help you to spend more of your valuable time pursuing your life long dreams rather than worrying about when and if you'll be able to pay for them.

We know that reaching your goals requires hard work and solid planning, so we developed a comprehensive Financial Planning Guide to help you understand your options.

Our guide offers in-depth information on financial considerations for armed services personnel retirees and step-by-step worksheets to help you and your family begin planning your financial future today.

Choose from our variety of insurance, banking, and investment tools to put your plan into action.

Military Life Insurance

AFBA offers many life insurance products to fit the short and long-term needs of those facing retirement or separation from the military.


 As you head into retirement you want ease of use and portability in your banking.

At 5Star Bank, our banking products are designed with you in mind.

Checking Accounts

5Star Bank’s Checking Account provides you with freedom of travel, freedom from worry and freedom to choose. Sign up for a checking account and receive free checking, online banking, bill pay, e-statements, and our 5Star Visa check card.

Savings Accounts

Open a 5Star Bank savings account for as little as $100 and start earning interest on your money. 5Star Bank deposits are insured by the FDIC for up to $250,000 so you know that your money is protected as it grows.