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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Military families described living in decrepit, dangerous and inescapable homes at a Wednesday hearing, where lawmakers expressed shock over the allegations of slum-like conditions of privately managed housing. The Military Family Advisory Network conducted a survey of families after a 2018 Reuters investigation sparked congressional inquiries.Read more
The Military and Family Advisory Network ran an online survey that received 16,000 responses from military families across the country, finding that 56 percent of those surveyed found living conditions in base housing was "negative" or "very negative."Read more
The Military Family Advisory Network’s (MFAN) MilCents, an online social learning financial education program, reached a milestone of 11,087 unique program participants in 2018, a 33 percent increase from 2017.Read more
The Military Family Advisory Network (MFAN), SEED SPOT, and Booz Allen Hamilton have teamed up to send 20 military spouses to the SEED SPOT 2-Day Launch Camp on October 26 and 27 in Washington, DC.Read more