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Operating in the rain can be a risky encounter to the road. As vehicles seldom follow appropriate safety methods on interstate streets, preferring quickness over warning, people will find themselves easily dropping presence or footing.<br><br> For motorists of 18wheeler trucks, wet circumstances can be particularly hazardous, and demand much more consideration as opposed to remaining autos on the road.18-wheelers, an average of, take 40 percent longer to brake than the remaining cars revealing the street using them. This means that truck people require a lot more of the notice to properly brake. When stopping prematurely may result in skidding or hydroplaning owners will find as though to preempt complicated braking conditions themselves driving specially slowly. It is a of safety, and should be discovered no matter the responses of the public.Between braking and operating gradually although some motorists locate this irritating, truck individuals may minimize their odds of causing a jack-knife incident . A jack knife incident occurs if the trailer wraps around and accidents to the taxi of the truck.<br><br> this could occur if the wheels around the trailer lose their grip ontheroad or when the truck driver fails in trying to flip at an angle more than 45 levels. Jack-knife crashes are really harmful to vehicles and truckers, but may also be a significant danger to anybody nearby the truck at that time of the accident.Truckers additionally must pay attention that is special to surroundings and their driving if they are joe-tailing. Frank-tailing is the label truckers give operating a taxi without any cargo mounted on the car. While the wheels about the cab are set to take care of the weight of the truck, the managing of the taxi, specifically in wet-weather, might be specially treacherous to truckers.To find out about that which you cando in case a trucker has clearly did not abide by simple safety standards and triggered a collision, contact a vehicle accident attorney.
 
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==Confirmed Discounts==
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===Camping and Outdoor Gear===
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| [http://www.treklightgear.com Trek Light Gear]
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| Hammocks, Bug Nets, Ultralight Backpacks, more
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| 20% Off! (not valid on sale items)
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(Up to 40% off for group orders 10 or more - contact your fellow PCV's!)
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| Just [http://www.treklightgear.com/contacts/ contact TLG] and you'll get a response ASAP to get your discount (you'll be asked to provide easy verification). For more information on how Trek Light has helped helped PCV's in the past, check out the post [http://www.treklightgear.com/treklife/peace-corps-hammocks/ Hammocks For The Peace Corps]. If you're already stationed Trek Light can easily ship international. TLG has been a huge supporter of PCV's so please support them back, their Bindle daypack and hammocks are essentials on your trip! (Current thru 2016)
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|[http://www.thegrayl.com/ GRAYL Water Purifier]
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| Water Purifiers for travel, trail, and tap.
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| Updated 1/27/16: 45% off for Peace Corps volunteers. Apply at http://www.thegrayl.com/prodeal. You will receive an email requesting verification and then details for pro deal access.
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|[http://www.panthervision.com Panther Vision]
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| LED Hats, Solar Hats, Lighting Products
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|  35% Discount for Peace Corps Volunteers
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| [ Call Beth at 847-783-5900 + Free Shipping ]
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|[http://www.silverfire.us Silverfire]
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| Clean burning cookstoves, Solar Activated Water Purification Bag, Solar Cooker, and other clean cooking products.
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| 10% off for Peace Corps Volunteers
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| [ Call Todd at (541) 222-9212 and provide verification (acceptance letter, follow up email from recruiting officer, or PC ID) for discount ]
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|[http://www.tortugabackpacks.com/ Tortuga Backpacks]
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| Urban travel backpacks
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| 20% off for Peace Corps volunteers
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| [http://www.tortugabackpacks.com/pages/contact/ Email them] and provide verification (acceptance letter, follow up email from recruiting officer, or PC ID).
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|[http://www.vargooutdoors.com/utensils.html Vargo]
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| Titanium Camp Stuff
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| 50% off one order
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| Email them for a code
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|[http://www.jetboil.com/ Jetboil]
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| Cookware systems
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| 50% off one order
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| Email them a copy of your acceptance letter and they will send you a business card in the mail with a code on it.
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|[https://www.blackburndesign.com/en_eu/#.VpAFlz9Ih2Y Blackburn Design]
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| Bike bags, lights, etc
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| 50% off prodeal
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| Email them and complete their prodeal application
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|[http://www.stanley-pmi.com/store/stanley/DisplayHomePage Stanley]
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| Thermos's, coolers, flasks.
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| 20% off retail
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| Email them for a code
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|[http://www.mhmgear.com/ MHM]
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| Amazing packs!! You want to get one :)
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| Peace Corps Deal 25% (cannot combine with sale items)
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| Contact them via their website (www.mhmgear.com) or Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/mhmgear) and provide verification (acceptance letter, follow up email from recruiting officer, or PC ID) You will receive a friendly quick response, the guys are super cool. (8/2013)
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|[http://www.kelty.com Kelty]
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| Backpacks, camping gear, sleeping bags, more
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| 50% off via pro deal - http://www.kelty.com/pro.aspx (8/3/2015)
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| [http://www.klymit.com/ Klymit]
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| Sleeping bags, pads, and other camping gear
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|40% off for Peace Corps Volunteers.
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|Just e-mail support@klymit.com and let them know you are a volunteer! You'll receive a coupon code (40OFF) to enter in the Discount Code Box to use on www.klymit.com after providing verification.
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| [http://www.marmot.com/ Marmot]
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| Outdoor gear
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| Marmot offers a Professional Courtesy Program to Peace Corps Volunteers.  Discount may vary by product but is <b>substantial</b>. Selection is limited compared to regular online site (some products may be "out of stock," but you can request them). 10/31/14: Pro Account accepted, and discount is 50%.- 12/16/14 the discount is up to 50% off however it ranges more so around 42-45% off depending on the gear
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| Apply for the program [http://marmot.promotive.com/action/index here], you should hear back within a couple business days. (verified 01/26/2016)
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| [http://www.coleman.com/nonprofit Coleman]
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| Outdoor gear
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| Coleman offers a discounted pricing program for non-profit groups.  Discount varies by product. <b>must order for delivery in the states</b>
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| Email their customer service department [http://www.coleman.com/coleman/feedback2.asp here] and ask if they provide discounts to Peace Corps volunteers. 12/12/11- Customer Service replied to my question saying they do not offer discounts to Peace Corps volunteers 1/13/14 - emailed customer service and attached invitation letter. Received promo code for 30%
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| [http://cascadedesigns.com/ Cascade Designs (MSR, Thermarest, Seal Line, Platypus, Tracks)]
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| Outdoor Gear
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| approximately 30%
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| UPDATED 2/2/15: Simply apply online here - https://www.cascadedesigns.com/pro.  Peace Corps are allowed to use a home address as the registered shipping address, since they only ship items to the United States. 11/28/11:  please email before submitting a registration. 09/2014- Still available!
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| [http://www.eaglecreek.com/ Eagle Creek]
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| Travel Gear
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| 30-50%
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| Ask to join the Pro-Deal go to proshop.eaglecreek.com to apply for discount. 04/01/15- 50% discount.
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| [http://www.eaglesnestoutfittersinc.com ENO]
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| Hammocks, Rain tarps, Stuff sacks
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| 30%
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| Go to https://www.eaglesnestoutfittersinc.com/pro-deals/ to join the pro-deal. Peace Corps Volunteers can use their home address as the business address.
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| [http://www.hennessyhammock.com Hennessy Hammock]
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| Camping Hammocks
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| 50%. Must order at least ten at a time (talk to other PCVs to put together bulk order). They will ship internationally.
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  40% If order individually
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| Email Customer Service. This is a small company and they were really excited about this pro-deal. 2/19/11 just emailed and they confirmed 50% discount. No mention of a requirement to purchase 10 at a time.
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|[http://www.timbuk2.com Timbuk2]
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|Messenger bags, backpacks, and laptop bags
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|You get the "prodeal" 30% discount when you sign up.
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|sign up [https://prodeal.timbuk2.com/tb2/pro/signin.htm here](I tried this and never got a response. I sent many emails and only part were returned. This did not work for me April 2011.  Update: The pro deal website didn't work for me either, so I emailed the Customer Support.  I got a quick friendly response from CS and they gave me a code for a single use as their pro deal website was down (April 12, 2011). 2/1/14 - pro deals all go through promotive. Apply online to [http://www.promotive.com/] to save 30%
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|[http://www.backcountry.com/ Backcountry.com]
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| All the Best Outdoor Gear!
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| Variable depending on product (average 20%-30%)
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| Email: mcorey@backcountry.com and provide verification (acceptance letter, follow up email from recruiting officer, or PC ID)if emails are not sent to above email response may be delayed. Note emails responses are sent Mon.-Fri. You will receive a friendly quick response. (1/26/2016)
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|[http://www.competitivecyclist.com/ Competitive Cyclist]
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| We are an online specialty retailer of road and mountain bikes, components, apparel, and accessories.
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| Variable depending on product.
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| Email: mcorey@backcountry.com and provide verification (acceptance letter, follow up email from recruiting officer, or PC ID). If emails are not sent to above email the response may be delayed. Note email responses are sent Mon.-Fri. You will receive a friendly quick response. (2/1/2016)
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|Eastern Mountain Sports
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|Outdoor Gear, Clothing
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|20% off retail price.
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|<u>In stores only</u>: ask for the "humanitarian discount." You will get 20% off your entire purchase. **(UPDATE AS OF 6/25/2014--Don't give the humanitarian discount anymore, but if you explain you're going into PC, they'll give you the student discount of 15% !)
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|Samsonite
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|Luggage
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|10% off retail price.
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|<u>In stores confirmed, unsure online</u>:08/14/2014 at Samsonite outlet store, asked salesperson and he looked it up and told me that they offer 10%. Unsure if this is in all Samsonite stores, or just the outlet stores. Just ask for it !)
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|RIdgeWallet
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|RFID Blocking Wallet
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|10% off
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|PEACECORPS10
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|[http://www.travelonbags.com/ Travelon]
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|Travel Accessories/Security Bags
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|25% off
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|<u>Online</u>:08/15/2014 contacted via Facebook and they provided me with a one time use code for 25% off
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|[http://thescrubba.com/ Scrubba Wash Bag]
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| Fantastic aid for hand-washing clothing. No mess, easy to pack, durable, and doubles as a dry bag.
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| 10% off for PCVs.
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| E-mail and request discount code.
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|[http://luminaid.com/ LuminAid]
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| Solar Inflatable Lights
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| 10% off
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| Use code "LuminAIDPeaceCorps"
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UPDATE 9/25/15: Code only works on $30+, confirmed through email
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| [http://www.leatherman.com/pro Leatherman] + [http://www.ledlenser.com/pro LEDLenser]
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| Multi-tools, knives, flashlights, headlamps
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| 50% for 6 months
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| Apply for pro deal (Confirmed 1/26/2016)
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===Clothing===
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|[http://www.ourtalkinghands.com/ Our Talking Hands]
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|Unique, high quality, handmade designs fashioned by Deaf Ghanaian Artisans - Founded by a PCV in 2009.
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|Our Talking Hands offers a 20% discount code to all PCVs and RPCVs.
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|Submit your invitation letter or DOS to ourtalkinghands@gmail.com.  They will send you a 20% OFF Discount Code that can be used at https://www.etsy.com/shop/OurTalkingHands on any purchase you make!
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|[http://ministryofsupply.com/ Ministry of Supply]
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|Men's business attire engineered to be adaptable to any situation.
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|15% off Apollo Dress Shirts, perhaps other discounts available.
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|Submit your invitation letter or DOS to q@ministryofsupply.com and explain your situation and what products you want.  They will have you call in to place an order and apply your discount over the phone. (Negotiated by a PCV) 5/25/15: offered combination discounts (buy 2-5 of one thing and get 10-15% off).
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|[http://www.runjanji.com/ Janji]
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|Running Apparel that Gives Back
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|40% off for PCVs and RPCVs, 50% off if you serve in a country that we support. You pay shipping if outside US
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|Email sam.bar@runjanji.com (RPCV Moz '11-'13) a scan of your invitation letter or DOS and he'll send you a discount code
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|[https://www.royalrobbins.com/ Royal Robbins]
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|Outdoor Clothing for Men and Women
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|PRO Discount for PCVs (as of January 2016)
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|Email rrmail@royalrobbins.com a scan of your invitation letter and medical clearance email. They will email you additional questions to fill out and then sign you up for a PRO account. Simply log into your account to view special prices/discounts!
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| [http://www.bluffworks.com/ Bluffworks]
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| Mens Pants for Work, Travel and Play
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| "Inspired by the performance of technical travel clothing, I built a pant that marries technical performance with office ready looks... I designed these pants to keep up with the rigors of my own life, where work, play, and travel frequently collide."
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| Email the Bluffworks Team at team@bluffworks.com to receive a 20% discount for Peace Corps Volunteers. (Negotiated by PCV)
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| [http://www.marmot.com/ Marmot]
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| Outdoor clothing
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| Marmot offers a Professional Courtesy Program to Peace Corps Volunteers.  Discount may vary by product but is <b>substantial</b>. Selection is limited compared to regular online site (some products may be "out of stock," but you can request them).  12/17/14 50% discount on clothing
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| Apply for the program [http://marmot.promotive.com/action/index here], you should hear back within a couple business days.
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| [http://www.ae.com/ American Eagle Outfitters]
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| Men's and Women's Clothing
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| 20% off ALL AEO and Aerie clothing
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| Call customer service (1-888-232-4535)to speak with a customer service rep. 7/25/14: received discount after submitting Peace Corps verification via email. Orders using this discount will have to be placed over the phone, in coordination with a rep.4/4/15: Called and customer service rep said they do not offer any discounts for Peace Corps volunteers.
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| [http://www.thenorthface.com/ The North Face]
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| Outdoor Clothing
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| The North Face offers a Pro Pricing Program to Peace Corps Volunteers.  Discount may vary by product but is <b>substantial</b>. Selection is limited compared to regular online site (some products may be "out of stock," but you can request them).
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| Apply for the program [http://thenorthface.promotive.com/action/index here], you should hear back within a couple business days. **5/11/11: The program is not accepting new applicants. The Pro program is apparently under review for possible termination. 11/28/11: The program is back, but no longer offers discounts to Peace Corps Volunteers.  (Policy change-no more discounts)
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| [http://www.exofficio.com/ ExOfficio]
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| Outdoor Clothing
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| 20-30%
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| apply online at http://www.exofficio.com/pro **7/20/11: Received a 10% discount, not 50%-60%. 1/7/12: Received a 25% discount: Received a 20% discount on 12/23/13. 09/2014- Discount still stands but only on select items and most of it is out of stock.
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| [http://www.macabiskirt.com Macabi]
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| Macabi Skirts
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| $50 per skirt instead of $80
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| e-mail your acceptance letter
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| [http://www.moosejaw.com Moosejaw]
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| Outdoor gear/clothes
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| 10% off regular prices, 5% off sale prices<br>
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''Excludes Arc'Teryx, Bugaboo,Burton, Merrell, Nixon,Suunto, The North Face and Western Mountainering products''
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| Use Coupon Code "LTM" (discount did work on 4/26/2011)Code did not work for me but I live-chatted with them and they gave me a weekly code of 15% off (4/23/2014)
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| [http://www.backcountry.com/ Backcountry.com]
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| All the Best Outdoor Gear!
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| Variable depending on product (average 20%-30%)
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| Email: mcorey@backcountry.com and provide verification (acceptance letter, follow up email from recruiting officer, or PC ID)if emails are not sent to above email response may be delayed. Note emails responses are sent Mon.-Fri.
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| [http://www.hotchillys.com/home/index/1520.1 Hot Chillys]
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| Hot Chillys
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| 10% off Code for Clothing and Socks
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| e-mail sales@hotchillys.com or customer service, ask for a Peace Corps Discount, and provide verification (7/1/13)
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| [http://www.smartwool.com Smart Wool]
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| Smartwool
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| Smartwool
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| Significant discount on very warm socks and gear. E-mail and request access to their pro deal. You may need to include your invitation letter. They take a while to get back to you. Update 10/21/2015: Emailed customer service and received response that Peace Corps Volunteers no longer fall under the category of eligibility for their pro deal.
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| [http://icebreaker.promotive.com Ice Breaker]
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| Ice Breaker
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| Significant Discount
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| Apply through their promotive site.
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===Education===
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| [http://www.msu.edu Michigan State University]
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| Graduate School
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| In-State Tuition for RPCVs
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| [http://www.reg.msu.edu/ROInfo/notices/residency.asp Section 3G]
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| [http://www.peacecorps.gov/index.cfm?shell=learn.whyvol.eduben.mastersint Master's International]<br>
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| "more than 60 universities offering 117 different graduate degrees."
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| [http://multimedia.peacecorps.gov/multimedia/pdf/masters/current-programs.pdf See list, school dependent]
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| [http://multimedia.peacecorps.gov/multimedia/pdf/masters/current-programs.pdf See list, school dependent]
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| [http://www.peacecorps.gov/index.cfm?shell=learn.whyvol.eduben.fellows Fellows/USA]<br>
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| "more than 50 universities."
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| [http://multimedia.peacecorps.gov/multimedia/pdf/fellows/current-programs.pdf See list, school dependent]
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| [http://multimedia.peacecorps.gov/multimedia/pdf/fellows/current-programs.pdf See list, school dependent]
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| [http://www.livelingua.com/peace-corps-discounts.php Live Lingua School]<br>
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| "Live Skype lessons in 11 languages.  Free Ebooks & Audios for over 90 languages."
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| [http://www.livelingua.com/peace-corps-discounts.php Live lessons (up to 40% off)]
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| Follow instructions on page.
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===Electronics===
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| [http://www.voltaicsystems.com/index.shtml Voltaic Systems]
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| Solar Powered Backpacks
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| 30% off
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| Write to sales@voltaicsystems.com for the discount code (peacecorps30) or call 877.304.6861 ext. 701 Emailed sales@voltaicsystems.com on 3/25/15 and got a code (PCV30) for 30% off to use at checkout. They just ask to show them how you are using the product via social media/email.
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| [http://www.freeplayenergy.com/products/aiddev/scout Freeplay Energy]
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| Scout shortwave radio
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| discount price $25 plus shipping
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| [http://www.etoncorp.com/ Eton]
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| shortwave radios
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| 20% off
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| Call 1-800-872-2228 (6/17/11 - called and says they only give discounts to retailers) (7-28-2011 gave me 50% off plus the cost of shipping)
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| [http://www.sollight.com/ Sollight]
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| Solar powered water bottle caps turn your bottle into a lantern
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| 40%
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| [http://www.solio.com Solio]
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| Universal solar power charger
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| 40%
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| Use coupon code "PEACECORPS40". Confirmed 1/26/2016
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| [http://www.goenerplex.com EnerPlex]
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| Solar Chargers, Powerbanks, Solar Backpacks
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| 25% off
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| Use coupon code "PeaceCorps2015". (10/7/2014)
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| [http://www.goalzero.com Goal Zero]
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| Solar power chargers
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| 5%
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| Told me they do offer a discount for Peace Corp volunteers. "It is a 5% discount and all you'll need to do is send us your acceptance letter to support@goalzero.com and we can place your order over the phone and apply that 5% discount." (Feb 2014)
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| [http://store.apple.com Apple]
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| Electronics
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| 5-6%
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| Use their government pricing program. Need original copy of your invite.  Called Apple on 7/16/2013 and they no longer give governmental discounts...  Went to Apple store 9/12/13, told my story and showed my invite email, discounts apply to computers only.  $50 off computers and $66 off 3 year warranty.
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| [http://www.dell.com/epp Dell]
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| Electronics
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| 10-30% (depends on product)
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| www.dell.com/epp; member ID GS83510340
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===Food and Drinks===
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| [http://www.facebook.com/riseupcoffee Rise Up Coffee]
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| Organic Coffee
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| " Rise Up Coffee will send our coffee to any current PCV's for FREE!!!" 
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| "Simply contact us through [http://www.facebook.com/riseupcoffee FB] or email info@drinkorganiccoffee.com ... and wait for your organic coffee to show up (which, depending on where you are, could take some time!)." <br>(Owner Tim Cureton, PC Kiribati 98-01) As of March 25 2014, after many attempts of contacting someone at the company, they said this is a one time opportunity. Also they are really busy and said it might or might not happen. It is worth a shot but not a guarantee. Perhaps it will change in the future. It is a great company. <br>
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[http://drinkorganiccoffee.blogspot.com/2010/03/free-coffee-to-any-peace-corps.html More Info]
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===Medical===
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| [http://www.usa-icd.org/node/32 USA-ICD]
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| Dental (Applicants)
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| "volunteering to provide a dental examination and x-rays for Peace Corps applicants at no charge" (read [http://www.usa-icd.org/node/32 more...])
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| "Please email Mary Jo Webster at maryjo@usa-icd.org for a list of volunteers in your area. If the dentist shares a dental practice, please do not schedule an appointment with a partner, as he or she may not be a Fellow on our list of volunteers. Applicants are asked to allow for ample time to fit an appointment into the dentist's schedule. The applicant will bring a Peace Corps dental examination form to the appointment. Any dental treatment needed to bring his/her mouth to a healthy state will be the financial responsibility of the Peace Corps applicant."
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|-
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| [http://www.mtu.edu/news/stories/2009/november/story19697.html Michigan Tech]
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|  Medical exams and lab tests required by Peace Corps, for Master's International students
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| "The health care provider will offer PCMI students at Michigan Tech a 20 percent discount on any balance they owe after insurance payments for exams and tests required by the Peace Corps, plus an additional 10 percent prompt-pay discount, for a total discount of 30 percent."
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| [http://www.mtu.edu/news/stories/2009/november/story19697.html press release]
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|-
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|}
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===Personal Products===
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{| class="wikitable" border="1" style="text-align:center"
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|-
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| [http://www.lunapads.com/ Lunapads.com]
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| The Diva Cup, washable menstrual pads
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|
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10% off any order of $25 or more<br>
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|
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enter "PEACECORPS15" in promotion code box <br>
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The code is updated yearly so change the numbers on the end to match the year you are ordering in.
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|-
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| [http://www.rockshaving.com/ Rock Shaving]
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| Rock Shaving, travel friendly double edge razors which use blades available worldwide.
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(Domain available as of January 2016)(Could be this company[http://www.razorock.com/ RazoRock]
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|
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5% off<br>
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|-
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| [http://www.gladrags.com/ Glad Rags]
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| Reusable menstrual cups, cotton pads, and accessories! Discount good as of February 2016. Highly recommend The Moon Cup (http://gladrags.com/product/238/The-Moon-Cup.html)
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|
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Email hello@gladrags.com to have them activate the 10% off code: THANKSPC <br>
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|-
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Enter code "PEACECORPS" at checkout.
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|-
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| [http://www.healthdesigns.com/ Health Designs]
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| Health Designs, a huge variety of products
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|
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$5USD off your first order
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|
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Enter code hannahgoesfishing at checkout
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|}
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===Shoes===
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|-
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! width="200pt"|Discount
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|-
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| [http://XeroShoes.com/ Xero Shoes]
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| Lightweight performance sandals
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| 20% discount
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| Request promo code by providing proof of service. Call 800.499.8880 or email support@xeroshoes.com
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|-
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| [https://www.lunasandals.com/ Luna Sandals]
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| Footwear
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| 15% discount
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| Use code "PeaceCorpsRules1515" when ordering
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|-
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| [http://www.keenfootwear.com/ Keen]
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| Footwear
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| 30% off up to 4 pair(s) of shoes, 2 bag(s), 4 pair(s) of socks, 3 items of clothing
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| Must request promo code [http://pro.keenfootwear.com/pro/code.aspx here]; confirmed 03/2015
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|-
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| [http://chacousa.com/ Chaco]
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| Footwear
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| 40% off
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| Sign up [http://www.chacos.com/US/en/pro here]. Each account allows for 8 items to be purchased each year, account valid for one year. Discount amount varies by product, but is 40% on average.
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|-
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| [http://www.merrell.com/ Merrell]
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| Footwear
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| 40% off
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Coupon Code 20% off (9060-ZKMKBEMYY)
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|www.merrellprodeal.com
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|-
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| [http://www.teva.com/ Teva]
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| Footwear
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| 50% off
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| Must apply at <www.teva.com/pro> for all Teva Pro discounts (verified 04/07/2015). Proof of acceptance needed. 
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|-
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|[http://www.simpleshoes.com/ Simple Shoes]
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|Footwear
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|<del>50% off</del>
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|<del>Worked 5/8/13- received code for 50% off up to 4 pairs of shoes (if purchased as part of a single order).</del> ATTENTION: Sadly Simple shoes prodeal is no more.
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|-
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| [http://www.backcountry.com/ Backcountry.com]
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| All the Best Outdoor Gear! We got lots of shoe too!
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| Variable depending on product (average 20%-30%)
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| Email: mcorey@backcountry.com and provide verification (acceptance letter, follow up email from recruiting officer, or PC ID)if emails are not sent to above email response may be delayed. Note emails responses are sent Mon.-Fri. 
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|-
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| [http://www.wolverine.com/ Wolverine]
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| Footwear
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| unsure but there is a discount
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|http://www.wolverineprodeal.com/
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|-
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|}
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===Sporting Goods===
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{| class="wikitable" border="1" style="text-align:center"
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|-
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! width="200pt"|Company
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! width="200pt"|Type
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! width="200pt"|Discount
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! width="200pt"|Notes / Procedures
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|-
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| [http://www.discraft.com/ Discraft.com]
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| Ultimate frisbee discs
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|
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Up to 10 free discs, only pay shipping costs (Note: Not actual disc golf discs, but rather "ultimate style" discs. <br>
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|
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For more information contact Discraft [http://www.discraft.com/contact10.html here.]
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|}
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===Travel===
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{| class="wikitable" border="1" style="text-align:center"
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|-
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! width="200pt"|Company
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! width="200pt"|Type
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! width="200pt"|Discount
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! width="200pt"|Notes / Procedures
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|-
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| [https://www.cwtsatotravel.com/ Sato Travel]
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| airline, hotel, train and car reservations
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| "managing travel for U.S. military and government clients."
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| [PCVs] "can use our SatoVacation Center for personal travel being paid for on a personal credit card." <br>
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Peace Corps account info [https://www.cwtsatotravel.com/traveler_info/contactInfo.aspx?cid=1154 here]
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|-
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|}
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===Other===
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{| class="wikitable" border="1" style="text-align:center"
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|-
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! width="200pt"|Company
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! width="200pt"|Type
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! width="200pt"|Discount
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! width="200pt"|Notes / Procedures
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|-
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|[http://www.cardsagainsthumanity.com/ Cards Against Humanity]
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|"A party game for horrible people." Like Apples to Apples, but completely inappropriate.
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|Free set of CAH sent to you any address in the US. They stopped sending to posts because too many got lost on the way there.
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|Technically for active military, but they've been kind enough to send to PCVs.
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|E-mail Mail@CardsAgainstHumanity.com and ask nicely. Verified January 2016
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|-
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|[http://www.promotive.com/ Promotive]
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| Discounts with 20+ companies - Kely, Ortleib, Grand Trunk, etc. Highly Recomended
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| Varies from company to company but many are 50% off retail
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| Go to their website and apply for the prodeals, you will need a pdf copy of your acceptance email.
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|-
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|[http://www.iHeartVolunteers.com/ iHeartVolunteers]
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| Online Dating for people who volunteer.
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| The co-founders, both RPCV's, know money is tight when volunteering so that's why iHeartVolunteers provides free subscriptions to all active Peace Corps Volunteers until one month after their COS.
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| Register at [https://iheartvolunteers.com/register iHeartVolunteers] and simply complete the steps. Once your service is discreetly verified by our professional screening company your free subscription will be applied! During registration you may attach an official document proving your service which will speed up your verification.
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| If you have any questions email us at info@iheartvolunteers.com --[[Special:Contributions/75.72.211.20|75.72.211.20]] 20:20, 1 February 2016 (MST)
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|}
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==No discounts==
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* [http://www.llbean.com/ LL Bean]
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* [http://www.target.com/ Target]
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* [http://www.prana.com/ prAna]
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* [http://www.crocs.com/ Crocs]
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* [http://www.rei.com/ REI]
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* [http://www.smartwool.com/ Smartwool Socks]
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* [http://www.arcteryx.com/ Arc'teryx]
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* [http://www.ems.com/ Eastern Mountain Sports]
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* [http://www.patagonia.com/ Patagonia]
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* [http://www.ospreypacks.com/ Osprey]
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* [http://www.vibramfivefingers.com/ Vibram FiveFingers]
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* [http://www.timberland.com/ Timberland]
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* [http://www.tigerdirect.com/ Tiger Direct]
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* [http://www.redwingshoes.com/ Red Wing Shoes]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/ Amazon] - but check with your country; some sites give Volunteers the option of getting a Kindle containing their training materials
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[[Category:resources]]
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