I have read that cadets are not allowed to participate in and make contributions to the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) while at a service academy.
Is this correct?
If so, does anyone know the reason for the prohibition?
I am a 3/C MIDN in Navy ROTC. I have wanted to serve in the military my whole life. I got a full-ride 4-year national scholarship and I am incredibly grateful for everything that I have. That being said, I've been talking with a counselor and she suggests that I am chronically depressed. This...
If you are attending any federal service academy, are you still allowed to apply for scholarships and use the money for expenses that come up (ex: traveling home for breaks) instead of tuition? If anyone could explain the complete process I would appreciate it very much :)
I was always curious about what Mids tend to spend money on, either required or for their own leisure. I was wondering if anyone could tell me what to expect to have to spend money on and also what to avoid spending money as a Mid.