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Has anyone recently obtained a VA mortgage loan that exceeds their county jumbo loan limit? I contacted VA to understand my remaining entitlement and was told that even if I sold my current home I cou… more

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Has anyone here applied for a veteran small business loan? Are there other resources anyone would suggest as well?

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Currently on the mob till December. Was told the mob is extended for another year…. However, I haven’t seen the order yet…. But at this time, if I don’t get extended, I will need to start finding a jo… more

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How was the transition from AD time to consulting for you? How long did it take before you felt like you were on top of things? I did 9 yrs in the Army before beginning a new career in consulting th… more

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Currently in the process of joining the Reserves as a Officer and I’m unsure which Regiment (to choose out of Military Intelligence or Logistics) will be better suited if I will also be a Civilian Str… more

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I'm retiring in 18 months and just found out they basically are cancelling the irr. There goes 20 years of inflation raises until I can collect.

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I’ve been working in consulting for ~1 year now since graduating college. I’ve been thinking about joining the reserves for a while now and stumbled upon this bowl. Would appreciate perspectives on pr… more

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How to calculate military pension? If I have 10 years in reserve, 10 years in active duty?

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I need some advice and I’m willing to bet that only the folks on this app, in this specific bowl can help.

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Hey Does anyone know what an Air force MSC officer would translate too on the civilian side? Recently came into the Reserves just curious on industry options.

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Pros and cons of rolling over old Roth TSP into my Roth IRA? I know the argument is lower expense ratios than most ETFs/mutual funds but that isn’t the case anymore. Looking for more flexibility in ch… more

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How does everyone feel about the Afghanistan pull out? Long overdue in my opinion, but also feels like our time there was pointless.

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Have any vets here been able to join MBB at the post-MBA level with only an undergraduate degree? I have anecdotally heard of this being done before, however the person who made it happen was an offic… more

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How does First Advantage verify current military service during the BI? Curious if they have access to medical records or full personnel file

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Hi Everyone. I’m a reservist, working at a large firm. I had my AT in MAR and the manager I was working under had a fit about it. Had me moved to another team on the project and cont.’d to negatively … more

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Hey all. I and some coworkers are reservists. We are trying to get the reserve leave policy more in line with other NYC bank's and consulting firms, as the bank does almost the bare minimum for us… more

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Has anyone wanted to voice out at their company, colleagues, or civ friends whining about covid how the remote work is hard. They work and live in their home and now they need a therapist. Has anyone… more

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Currently on a military LOA and will be returning to consulting near the end of 2022. Does anybody know/have experience with promotions/advancements under USERRA? I ask because my Career Advisor and I… more

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Can anyone provide insight into a Project Integrator role at CACI in the cleared space? It seems like it’s the equivalent of a Manager at Deloitte but would appreciate some insight. TIA

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For those who left a promising civilian career to go Active duty for the GI Bill to pay for grad school, was it worth the sacrifice or, knowing what you know now, would you have taken a different path… more

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Just closed on a VA loan at 2.25%. That's like free money. Bought a house over the county "limit" with only a total of $3K due at closing. Couple months ago, I didn't even know thi… more

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Anyone here use or know anyone who has used Vet Comp and Pen to get/increase VA disability benefits? Wondering if they’re reputable.

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Anyone here used their GI Bill for an MBA at UNC Chapel Hill? If so, what was your out of pocket cost? Planning to pursue a target school MBA for the sole purpose of getting on the MBA track 💰💰

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I'm in the Professional MBA program at Texas A&M in Houston and looking to pivot into the consulting world or Product Management (tech) soon. Any advice from fellow vets here? I'm a constr… more

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Hello all. I just got on this app and found this group of wonderful misfits.

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I'm prior active duty, now a reservist, and am interviewing with Deloitte (anticipating an offer). What do I need to know about Deloitte's benefits and policies, especially as it relates to dr… more

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Any coding school in San Francisco offers night school that also can be paid by GIbill? Have a job offer there, and want to study there as well.

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Anyone done something cool/fun with their GI Bill? I have a grad degree (MBA) and not looking for another degree but still have a good chunk of benefits left that I’d like to use.

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Has anyone successfully used Voc Rehab to get a Masters in Cybersecurity? I have certs and big4 experience and I can’t get a job or even a internship. I am currently working still, but it’s like I nee… more

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Anybody else feel like they don’t know wtf they’re doing? I’m two years and 4 projects in to my consulting career. Every time I start a new project I feel lost as shit and figure that it’s any day tha… more

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Does anybody have experience with going from DoD clearance to DoE? I wasn't able to reup before I left service and wondering if I'm going to have to get hand cramps again, or if DoD stuff infl… more

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I want to buy a new home and then sell my current home after we are moved out. Current home is a VA loan, is there any way to buy the second house on a VA loan?

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I’m looking at applying to MBA programs and know most have veteran/military programs and clubs that seem to offer help with the admissions process. These are obviously very competitive schools and I’d… more

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If my current MOS does not require clearance, how can I request clearance? I need secret clearance to apply for cyber unit

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Anybody have experience with PenFed for a VA loan? Came up in a search and their rates are extremely competitive. Any reason I shouldn't take the lowest bidder?

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Any veterans want a referral into Accenture hit me up!

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Any advice (financial/insurance) for families potentially looking at needing IVF - i’m on tricare reserve right now and I believe nothing IVF related is covered through tricare and considering either … more

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For those who work in the consulting world, how did you get to that position? Educational background? Military experiences? Both? Networking? All the above? I would be interested in making that leap, … more

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