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Everything You Need To Know For The FY 2016 Army MAVNI Program

Everything You Need To Know For The FY 2016 Army MAVNI Program

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Since the Revolutionary War, immigrants, and foreign nationals have served within the ranks of the United States Army. In the past, immigrants required a green card (lawful permanent resident status), today qualified applicants are being granted an exception to the rule through the MAVNI Program. The Army MAVNI ...

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How To Find Portable Careers For Military Spouse’s

How To Find Portable Careers For Military Spouse’s

  My spouse and I joined the military in the late 1970s. We've been military spouses since 1986, and I was a member of several fine Wives Clubs in the 1980s-90s. Thankfully, the military's gender policies have improved quite a bit over the last 40 years. The male military spouse situation has also improved a ...

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Financial Advice To Start Your Military Career

Financial Advice To Start Your Military Career

Last summer there were many graduation ceremonies, and millions of new employees joined the workforce. In the military version of this milestone, thousands of new O-1s received their commissions and tens of thousands of other new recruits started their basic training. It's a very busy time. These new servicemembers ...

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Surviving An Involuntary Separation

Surviving An Involuntary Separation

      In the Fall of 2010, my Navy career was finally blooming. My promotion was in the pipeline, I had received new orders, and had managed to save up a modest nest egg. I enjoyed my job and was excited for deployment. One day while running (not long after a successful PFT), I ...

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