Hello from FINCON11!

by J. Money on Saturday, October 1, 2011

If you’re here, come find me!  There can’t be too many financial nerds w/ mohawks walking around, right?  So far it’s a freakin’ blast. Lots of good people, beer, and even better conversations :) (esp after the beer) We certainly miss those of you who couldn’t make it though!  If you’re one of them, make sure to get in early for next year’s financial blogger conference. I’m pretty sure there’s gonna be another (and another, and another… maybe next time in Vegas?).

Happy Saturday everyone!  Here’s a cool infographic that Budgetable came out with, to give you an idea of the rock stars milling about here.  It’s a blogger’s dream ;)

fincon infographic
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{ 8 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Ryan October 1, 2011 at 1:06 pm

Could not make it this year but will certainly try next year, just to get some great ideas and information. Thanks for the feedback, good luck with the hawk. ;-)


2 Jen @ Master the Art of Saving October 1, 2011 at 2:37 pm

If it’s in Vegas next year, I’m totally there! Although I’m not sure how coherent I would be after ALL those free drinks. :-) Even if it’s not in Vegas, I’m still gonna try to make it. Hope you’re having a kick-@ss time at the conference.


3 retirebyforty October 2, 2011 at 1:02 am

Congratulation on winning so many Plutus Awards! Hope everyone is having a great time there. Sorry I couldn’t make it this time (just wrestled the little dude to bed.) I’ll definitely plan on it next year.


4 Natalie @ Mango October 3, 2011 at 3:56 pm

Love the infographic. Thanks for sharing, J. Money! How did it go?


5 Money Reasons October 4, 2011 at 12:11 am

Dude, you should have brought a wheelbarrow for all the awards that you won!

What a great group and event! It was awesome meeting you!

You live up to the coolness of your blog! I was impressed!


6 J. Money October 6, 2011 at 6:32 pm


@Ryan – Haha… yeah, you’d freakin’ love it!
@Jen @ Master the Art of Saving – Thanks! I’m back and missing it already! Lots of free drinks no matter where next year’s is gonna be ;) But don’t worry, we’re all drinky together.
@retirebyforty – Thank you so much – you all voted to get me to win! :) Would love to meet you next year my friend, I think you’d have an incredible time. I haven’t heard one complaint from anyone yet.
@Natalie @ Mango – It went so much better than I expected! And I expected a LOT! Haha… seriously, I wish everyone could go to see what it’s like and to be around all their peers. It really was an unbelievable experience. Our whole online family all in one room – so cool!!
@Money Reasons – Thank you so much! It was a pleasure meeting you too :) Let’s totally do it again next year okay? I already miss it!


7 Derek - BankAim October 9, 2011 at 4:43 pm

I can’t wait for next year’s meet up. I’ll be there! And congrats on winning J!


8 J. Money October 9, 2011 at 7:06 pm

Thanks! And you better ;)


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