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.
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The Military Housing Privatization Initiative (MHPI) Tenant Bill of Rights, which the Secretary of Defense signed last week, will be a topic of discussion at today’s House Committee on Appropriations hearing.Download
The Military Family Advisory Network (MFAN) hosted its first Military Housing Roundtable at the U.S. Capitol today alongside Senators Thom Tillis (R – North Carolina) and Mark Warner (D – Virginia) to reinforce their commitment to healthy, safe, and affordable housing for all military families.Download
A new survey of thousands of military families released paints a negative picture of privatized military housing, to say the least.Read more
The new report by the Military Family Advisory Network breaks down the problems renters face by base. For San Diego military families, the top two issues are maintenance and mold.Read more
U.S. military families are expressing far deeper dissatisfaction with their housing conditions than their private landlords claim, according to a granular survey of tenants at more than 100 bases across the country that was recently presented to Congress.Read more