Family Servicemembers Group Life Insurance

Army National Guard: Retired

Benefit Fact Sheet



Family Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (FSGLI) is a program provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the Spouses and dependent Children of members insured under the Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (SGLI) program. It provides up to a maximum of $100,000 of insurance coverage for Spouses and $10,000 for dependent Children.


Spouses and Children of retired Soldiers are not eligible for FSGLI.

Spouses covered under FSGLI at the time of the Soldier's retirement may convert their coverage to an individual policy of life insurance with a commercial company that participates in the program within 120 days following the date the Soldier's SGLI coverage ends. Spouses may convert at standard premium rates, without having to provide proof of good health. You can find more FSGLI conversion information at:

Additional Information:

For more information, please visit the Life Insurance websites maintained by the Department of Veterans Affairs:



For additional information on FSGLI procedures, including actions affecting FSGLI, submitting death claims, and other information, please visit the FSGLI Procedures Guide:

Document Review Date: 7 May 2015