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General Military Questions

The PiCAT Test Guide – How Does it Differ from The ASVAB?

PiCAT stands for the Pending Internet Computerized Adaptive Test. This test serves as a replacement for the ASVAB test normally used to screen applicants for enlistment. If you’re considering joining one of the branches of the U.S. military, you’ve learned that you need to take the ASVAB test. The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) Read More…

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Army

Army OCS Guide

The United States Army conducts Officer Candidate School (OCS) for prospective officers in training. Candidates that receive an offer to attend Army OCS are former enlisted members, warrant officers, inter-service transfers, or recent college graduates. Officer Candidate School teaches you the fundamentals of serving the military branch as an officer. Army OCS lasts several months Read More…

3 Steps For Visiting A Navy Recruiter Near You
Navy

4 Tips For Visiting A Navy Recruiter Near You

The United States Navy acts as the naval warfare service branch. It is one of the eight uniformed services in the United States, and the largest navy in the world based on personnel and fleet. Joining the U.S. Navy is a critical decision that everyone considering the Armed Forces should keep in mind. The Navy Read More…

4 Steps For Visiting A Marine Corps Recruiter Near You
Marines

4 Steps For Visiting A Marine Corps Recruiter Near You

The United States Marine Corps (USMC) is a highly esteemed branch of the military. As a result, there are many individuals that are interested in joining the Marines. If you are interested in joining, then you’ll want to meet with a Marine recruiter early in the enlistment process. The guide walks you through the enlistment Read More…

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Marine Corps Bonus List

Marine Infantry Guide

Marine Infantry MOS Guide

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Marines

How to Prepare for Marine Boot Camp

The physical training you can expect at boot camp is rigorous, and many new recruits wonder how to best prepare for Marine boot camp to meet those demands. The Marine Corps basic training is considered the toughest in the United States Military, so being prepared for success is essential. There are several ways to train Read More…

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Marine Initial Strength Test (IST) Standards

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Marine Corps Basic Training Guide

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Coast Guard

Coast Guard Basic Training Guide

The United States Coast Guard protects maritime activities and provides search and rescue operations. Serving the USCG is an opportunity that anyone thinking about joining the military should consider, especially if you like water and living near the coast. However, before you get too far you’ll need to pass Coast Guard basic training. Here is Read More…

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Military Discounts

Boscov’s Military Discount

Boscov’s is unique in that it’s a family-owned department store. While smaller than other corporate chains, Boscov’s is beloved for its value and offering something different. It’s easy to see why the department store has remained popular on the East Coast for quite some time. Furthermore, the Boscov’s military discount can help you save more Read More…

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