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USMC investigates GI Bill anomaly

By Bethany Crudele - Staff writer
Posted: Sunday Aug 19, 2012 11:41:04 EDT

The Marine Corps is examining how its two boot camps inform recruits about their GI Bill education benefits. The move was prompted when officials realized that so far this year, nearly all West Coast recruits have elected to buy into the Montgomery GI Bill, while the vast majority of East Coast recruits have enrolled in the new Post-9/11 GI Bill, which is more generous than its predecessor and includes no buy-in fees.

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http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/article/20120819/NEWS/208190311/USMC-investigates-GI-Bill-anomaly