What is MilYou?

MilYou is an online wellness program that combines information, tools, and free resources into a self-guided program designed to empower all people to be their best self. The best part: our social platform gives you the opportunity to talk about what you are learning with other participants and subject matter experts. MilYou is organized into…

Why should I participate in the Hangout?

By participating in a Hangout, you can talk face-to-face with financial experts and gain valuable tips to help you learn how to get your money in gear. Can’t make a Hangout? No problem! All of the Hangouts will be recorded and available on the MilCents website.

What is a Google Hangout?

A Google Hangout is a video chat program that allows you to “hang out” and talk to friends, family, and — in the MilCents program—financial experts! Unlike other video chats, Hangouts can have up to 10 people on screen interacting.

Why Twitter chats?

Twitter chats give you an opportunity to discuss your money questions with other military families and with financial experts. You’ll be able to engage with other participants, read their questions, and maybe even answer some — just follow #MilCents during the chat.

What Is a Twitter Chat?

A Twitter chat is like a meeting on Twitter; it has a specific discussion topic and a scheduled start time. Using the hashtag #MilCents at the end of each tweet, MFAN will ask questions to a group of financial experts.

Why should I participate?

You deserve it. We all deserve to live our best life, and that often involves taking time to focus on our own wellness. As military families, we often put others first, but it is important to remember that we need to take care of ourselves, too. Join us as we learn about the resources available,…

Why did MFAN create MilCents?

MilCents was created to empower military families to take control of their financial wellness. Financial security is an important part of a healthy and happy military life, but we know that attaining that can be a challenge sometimes. That’s why we created MilCents: to help military families understand their finances better and prepare for life’s…

What is MFAN?

The Military Family Advisory Network is a nonprofit dedicated to building a community of military and veteran families at home and abroad who are well-informed about the resources designed to serve them, equipped with tools for success, connected to leaders who serve the military family community and embraced by the public. Click here to learn…

What is MilCents?

MilCents is a one-of-a-kind financial literacy program that combines information, online events, social media conversations, and free resources into a self-guided program designed to empower all military families to get their money in gear. There are tons of great financial resources out there — so many that it’s difficult to know where to start. MFAN…