Unique Considerations When Divorcing In The Military
Dissolving a marriage is almost never an enjoyable process, but when one or both of the parties are in the military, the process has different and unique considerations. Here are two important questions to consider if you are thinking of getting a divorce. How Long Have You Been Married? In order to collect on your former spouse's military retirement benefits via the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, you must have been married for at least 10 years, and that 10 years must have been concurrent with military service.