It’s not just our country that needs protecting. It’s those who protect it.

MOAA exists to preserve the benefits earned by all servicemembers, past and present. And to offer resources that can’t be found elsewhere. Most importantly, we’re here to help you connect with others. Because we believe in taking care of those who take care of us.

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Basic Membership

Why BASIC membership is anything but.

BASIC MOAA membership is a free digital membership that provides you with access to some of MOAA’s most popular member benefits, including timely legislative news and information, career guidance for you and your spouse, and connection to a local network of officers.

As a BASIC Member, you’ll also enjoy money-saving discounts on products and travel. Not to mention participation in MOAA’s spouse support program, dedicated to informing and empowering the men and women who stand beside our nation’s heroes.

But most importantly, with MOAA’s tireless advocacy looking out for your best interests on Capitol Hill, you can have peace of mind in knowing your earned benefits are being protected 365 days a year.


MOAA Logo Flag Your Biggest Ally

Since 1929, MOAA’s greatest mission has been to protect your earned military benefits. Through tireless advocacy, we’ve forged a legacy of success benefiting the entire military community.

Passing the historic Post-9/11 GI Bill

Blocking disproportionate TRICARE fee increases

Repealing COLA cuts for retirees

MOAA Logo Flag An Ambitious Agenda

Goal Target Representation

10 Goals for 2022

  • 1.Protect military health care benefits and address barriers to accessing care within the MHS, including TRICARE.


  • 2.Maintain pay raises and adequate BAH for troops, as well as cost-of-living raises for retirees.

  • 3.Protect family support programs, and ensure military-provided services (houses, PCS, child care, youth programs, financial counseling) are readily available and meet standards for quality and costs.

  • 4.Improve survivors' benefits.

  • 5.Work for concurrent receipt of service-earned retirement pay and VA disability pay.

  • 6.Achieve equity of benefits, protections, and administrative support for Guard/Reserve members consistent with their active duty counterparts.

  • 7.Protect the MHS pharmacy benefit and achieve flexibility in TRICARE pharmacy copays.

  • 8.Sustain Veterans Health Administration VHA) foundational missions and services.

  • 9.Reform the presumptive process to support veterans claiming service-connected disabilities for toxic exposures.

  • 10.Protect full military honors and burial at Arlington National Cemetery for those who are currently eligible.

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MOAA Logo Flag Basic Member Benefits

  • Advocacy for Servicemembers

    The more members we have, the more influence we have on Capitol Hill.

  • Legislative News and Chapters

    We keep members up to date on the latest legislative news, as well as put them in contact with fellow servicemembers.

  • Transition, Financial Assistance and Discounts

    You’ll receive help transitioning into the civilian world, not to mention financial assistance, and a variety of travel and entertainment discounts.