Survivor Benefits Plan

What is a Survivor Benefit Plan

The survivor benefit plan (SBP) is an insurance plan that pays the surviving spouse a monthly payment (annuity) to help make up for the loss of retirement income. Read about SBP.

Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP)

SBP Former Spouse Coverage
SBP allows coverage for former spouses. Costs and benefits under this option are identical to those for spouse coverage.

Benefits & Insurance

VA Insurance: Getting Help
If you need assistance or further information about government life insurance, you may call the VA Insurance Center in Philadelphia toll-free, 1-800-669-8477.