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Old 07-27-2011, 08:30 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by Missourileo View Post
Choose your job wisely,

You will have the GI bill and 100 percent tuition assistance while on active duty, so that's covered. The college fund will actually help you out a lot more.

P.S. If you choose a job and they don't have it available, walk. Wait for it to be available. (Recruiters everywhere just cringed)
snipped out a bit to get the good stuff...

not sure if GI bill is automatic or voluntary but contribute to it, I did not and now I wished I had.

figure out you want to do , don't go into something you don't want because that is all they have..... they may tell you well you could switch later... never happens...

plan to stay in for the long haul.. its a good gig.. i got out after 9 years and tried to get back into the reserves a few years ago, my hearing went south and i could not get back in.
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