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Active Net Pay

Being an Active Duty servicemember comes with benefits and perks, one being a steady paycheck with tax-free allowance. You can expect your paycheck every 2 weeks since the military pay chart is bi-weekly. View the 2022 Active Duty military posting calendar below.

Members with Free Active Duty Checking® accounts will automatically receive their Direct Deposit of Net Pay (DDNP) one business day early.

Active Net Pay Calendar
Month Early Military Funds Available Regular Military Funds Available
January 13th
29th
14th
1st
of February
February 12th
26th
15th
1st
of March
March 12th
31st
15th
1st
of April
April 14th
28th
15th
29th
May 12th
28th
13th
1st
of June
June 14th
30th
15th
1st
of July
July 14th
29th
15th
30th
August 12th
31st
13th
1st
of September
September 14th
29th
15th
30th
October 13th
29th
14th
1st
of November
November 11th
30th
15th
1st
of December
December 14th
29th
15th
30th

Retired Net Pay/Alt

For those retired from the military, your payment timeframe differs a little from Active Duty military pay dates. The chart below outlines the 2022 retirement payment calendar.

Members with Free Active Duty Checking® accounts will automatically receive their Direct Deposit of Net Pay (DDNP) one business day early.

Retired Net Pay/Alt
Month Early Military Funds Available Regular Military Funds Available
January 29th 1st of February
February 26th 1st of March
March 31st 1st of April
April 28th 29th
May 28th 1st of June
June 30th 1st of July
July 29th 30th
August 31st 1st of September
September 29th 30th
October 29th 1st of November
November 30th 1st of December
December 29th 30th

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We understand that if you’re Active Duty, a veteran or retired military, you have unique financial needs. That’s why we offer a special suite of products, services, special offers and discounts designed exclusively for you.

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