The Best of Generation X Finance From 2007

Tweet As we close out the year I wanted to take the time to highlight some of the best posts from the past year. I’ve never really linked back to older articles before, in part because when I look back on some of the old articles, I realize how poorly some are written. Nevertheless, there […]

Merry Christmas Everyone

Christmas Tree

Tweet For those of you who celebrate it, Merry Christmas! Hopefully you have some time set aside to spend with your loved ones and can share gifts, good food, and good times. Hopefully your holiday break starts off better than mine. On Saturday that nasty winter storm came through the midwest and we experienced winds […]

Top 5 Participants for November and a Reminder

Tweet I think I forgot to do this last month, but for November, I’d just like to thank the top participants in terms of leaving comments. Don’t forget, the clock resets today, so you have a whole month to make your mark. MoneyNing (7) Patrick (6) Webomatica (5) David (5) mjmcinto (3) RSS Reminder If […]

Happy Thanksgiving! A Trip Through the Archives


Tweet If you celebrate Thanksgiving, then I hope you are able to enjoy some time with friends and family over the coming days. That is exactly the reason why I’m posting this a bit early, because I’ll be on the road starting Wednesday and traveling hundreds of miles while I make the rounds to visit […]

Generation X Finance Review by Chance Favors

Chance Favors

Tweet I was delighted to see that Chance Favors had taken the time to review this site, and the kind words are always encouraging. I signed up to his feed a few days ago, and I must say, there is some good stuff going on over there. We have very similar views and target the […]

Generation X Finance is One Year Old


Tweet This actually comes a few weeks late, as this site was born on October 19th, 2006. It is hard to believe that a year has already gone by, and it is amazing to look back at all of the discussions we’ve had, and the wonderful people I’ve met through the process. In honor of […]

October 1-7 is Financial Planning Week

Financial Planning Week

Tweet The Financial Planning Association is proud to announce the sixth annual Financial Planning Week. Financial Planning Week brings together those who need, support and deliver financial planning. During this special week, FPA strives to increase public awareness of the financial planning process to help people make prudent financial decisions to achieve their goals and […]

Brief Update On a New Site Feature


Tweet I generally don’t like to make frequent posts that highlight changes on the site, but there is a new item that would probably go unnoticed by the regular readers unless it was brought up. Thanks to Sara and Jelena, a few blogging friends, I have updated the “About” page and made it interactive. While […]