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New calculator section added

PrivateThrifty.com now has a calculator section added to the site. You can access it here or in the drop-down menu at the top left of every page. Over the next few weeks, we will be adding many more calculators. Continue to check back often for updates.

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Money

How to properly sign up for free trials

There have been many free trials lately due to #STAYHOME from the COVID-19 outbreak. These businesses are offering their services for free in hopes that you will become a paying customer at the end of the free trial.

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(Expired) We are giving away $10 Amazon gift card!

Enter our giveaway here for a chance to win a $10 Amazon egift card in order to promote our relaunch of PrivateThrifty.com. The giveaway will run from until April 30, 2020. You can enter by signing up for our newsletter, visiting our Facebook page or following us on Twitter.

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What Is Military Retirement Worth?

I just recently reenlisted for another term stretching me out to a total of eight years. In my next reenlistment, I will have to start thinking about making this a career or getting out.

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Promoted Early With A Waiver

Get promoted early with a waiver to time in grade and time in service minimum standards by following these tips. New to the Army? Fresh out of AIT? You’re probably anxious for that first promotion. Although the Army has a minimum time in service and time in grade requirement in order to eligible for promotion, there

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Why Personal Security is Important to You

There is a real problem in the Army and has been for years. Soldiers tend to get sticky fingers when no one is looking. If you just came out of basic and have not yet learned this, then pay close attention as I am telling you now.

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Fastest way to study for the board

Your time will hopefully come when you will be asked to appear before either a promotion board or a soldier of the month board. This is not a bad thing, and you shouldn’t try to avoid it.

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