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There are many non-military opportunities for young people to learn leadership skills, travel, study, or work:

Want to go to college but don't think you can afford it?
Interested in seeing the world but unsure how to do so?
Looking for something different?

Military recruiters would lead you to believe that the military is your best or only option. They may already have talked to you. But is training for war your only option?

Making decisions about your life can be difficult. Here's a resource that can help, CHOICES.

A few words of caution: some sites may also list the military as a good option -- donít think that it is your only or best one. Also, along with the good ideas and opportunities, it is possible that there are some "scams," so use caution and get a second opinion or advice from someone you trust.

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