Military Banking Resources

Resources:  AMBA provides up-to-date information to its members through its continued active and mutually beneficial relationships with key financial trade associations, the Department of Defense, and the Military Departments.  AMBA’s liaison and dispute resolution services help member banks deal effectively with the occasional problems that arise in their support of military communities.


Internal AMBA Documents

Who is AMBA?

Benefits of an On-Base Military Bank

Member Bank Portal (AMBA Member Bank sign-in)

Member Bank Forum


U.S. Statutes

Military Bank Leases, 10 USC 2667, https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/granule/USCODE-2010-title10/USCODE-2010-title10-subtitleA-partIV-chap159-sec2667

Military Lending Act, 10 USC 987, USCODE-2011-title10-subtitleA-partII-chap49-sec987

Department of Defense MLA Interpretive Guidance


Administrative Regulations

Department of Defense

Financial Management Regulation, Financial Institutions on DoD Installations, Volume 12, Chapter 33

Support for Non-Federal Entities Authorized to Operate on DoD Installations, DoDD 1000.26E 

Public Affairs Community Relations Policy, DoDD 5410.18

Procedures and Support for Non-Federal Entities Authorized to Operate on DoD Installations, DoDI 1000.15  

Personal Commercial Solicitation on DoD Installations, DoDI 1344.07

Public Affairs Community Relations Policy Implementation, DoDI 5410.19

Commander and Installation Bank and Credit Union Liaison Desk Guide BLO_CULO_Guide_July_2010[1]

Military Lending Act Final Rule, https://www.fdic.gov/news/news/financial/2015/fil15037.html


Department of Defense – Blended Retirement System training and information

DoD Blended Retirement website 

BRS Leader Course Training (non-CAC enabled): http://jko.jten.mil/courses/brs/leader_training/Launch_Course.html 

BRS Financial Counseling/Educator Course (non-CAC enabled): http://jko.jten.mil/courses/brs/fcec_training/launch.html