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The VFCA is a statewide retirement and disability plan. All members are unpaid volunteers and the State of Montana is the only contributor to the plan. The VFCA provides pension, disability and survivorship benefits for all volunteer firefighters who are members of qualified volunteer fire companies in unincorporated areas, towns or villages. The VFCA also provides limited medical expenses for injuries incurred in the line of duty.
SUMMARY OF VFCA BENEFITS
Benefit: Beginning 01/01/2016 VFCA retirees will receive $8.75 a month for each year of credited service up to 20 years.
Required age and years of credited service to be eligible for a benefit:
Vesting: 10 years