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Hopeful2bacop
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Buy back academy time

Post by Hopeful2bacop » Thu Mar 21, 2019 5:19 pm

Anyone successful at buying back academy time? Unfortunately I was not enrolled into the PFRS until after the academy, and recently tried to purchase the time back but was denied. Was wondering if anyone had any luck or insight on doing it. Thanks.

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Re: Buy back academy time

Post by rwalk27 » Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:36 pm

try mbos on the mynewjersey website.

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cop91
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Re: Buy back academy time

Post by cop91 » Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:16 pm

Full time academy time or SLEO II academy time?

I've heard stories of people buying back both, but have a better chance of buying back full time. If you've already submitted it, and were denied I believe you can contest that. Call them and ask.

Hopeful2bacop
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Re: Buy back academy time

Post by Hopeful2bacop » Fri Mar 22, 2019 8:04 pm

It was for fulltime. Got a letter stating “Police Trainee” is not eligible to buy back time for PFRS

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Re: Buy back academy time

Post by aceshigh1300 » Sun Mar 24, 2019 2:39 am

Very odd. I was able to buy my time back.

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Re: Buy back academy time

Post by aceshigh1300 » Sun Mar 24, 2019 2:26 pm

Were you alternate route?

Hopeful2bacop
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Re: Buy back academy time

Post by Hopeful2bacop » Mon Mar 25, 2019 10:55 am

No not alternate route. hired for an agency.

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Raven
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Re: Buy back academy time

Post by Raven » Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:30 pm

I was able to buy my time back. I went full time for an agency. I did the pension service credit purchase via MBOS and they sent me a price, I sent a check in.
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