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It’s all new to you, and we understand that. We have the resources to help you succeed.

With expert advice on jobs for veterans, Yellow Ribbon Schools and entrepreneurship, you’ll find everything you need to take the next steps toward your military to civilian transition. If post military housing is on your mind, feel free to check out our Basic Allowance for Housing( BAH) calculator.

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