In case a serviceman dies because of a traumatic injury, TSGLI will still be paid in case the serviceman survived for a time span of not less than a full week from the traumatic events date. However, if he/she had died before that, the maximum benefits for which the serviceman …Read More »
In case you need an amount lesser than the maximum amount of family coverage of SGLI or no family coverage of SGLI at all, the SGLV 8286A form must be completed and submitted to the personnel clerk of your unit when you return there. The coverage for dependent children (equal …Read More »
I have recently been demobilized and I am returning to my former Reserve or National Guard unit. Will my Family SGLI coverage be affected?
In case you got assigned to a guard/reserve duty and if you are liable to SGLI coverage on full-time basis, SGLIs spousal family coverage is automatically shifted to the maximum amount of $100,000. This updating is regardless of the coverage level of your spouse at the time you were serving …Read More »
If you have to file a claim for benefits of TSGLI, you should: Download the form SGLV-8600, Application for TSGLI Benefits . The form may also be acquired from your service branch of the TSGLI office or from the Servicemen Group Life Insurance office by making a call at the …Read More »
You say I am eligible for SGLI coverage as a member of the Guard (or Reserve) now that I have been demobilized. Why did I recently receive an application for VGLI?
Information received from Veterans Assistance Discharge System is used by OSGLI to send electronic applications of VGLI to the servicemen who recently got discharged from the active duty. Unfortunately, on the basis of the information, OSGLI is not allowed to identify whether you will continue being qualified for SGLI due …Read More »
What can I do if I don’t want the maximum SGLI coverage amount once I am back in my Guard (or Reserve) unit?
The SGLV 8286 form must be completed and either a lesser amount of the coverage must be selected or the ownership of the coverage must be declined. The form must be completed after returning to your unit and must be submitted to your personnel clerk.Read More »
Yes. You have all the rights to retain other private or Government insurance in case you have the maximum amount of SGLI. However, you cannot receive more than $400,000 of the combined VGLI and SGLI coverage.Read More »
If I am a Reservist/ National Guard member who has been mobilized, how will my family SGLI coverage change?
Effective from the date of your orders, your spouse would be automatically and immediately be insured for the maximum FSGLI. Depending on the date of birth of your spouse listed in the DEERS, your premiums would be deducted accordingly form your pay. For knowing more about the premiums, please follow …Read More »
VA should know about the mobile home at the point where a foreclosure occurs and when the transfer custody is attempted by the servicer. VA appraisal time is only when we can know about this at first.Read More »
No. VGLI policy holders do not receive TSGLI coverage.Read More »