FinCon Local St. Louis – Thanks to Jenny from The Jenny Pincher for organizing this group. No date has been set, but I know there are plenty of bloggers in the area so I know it will be a nice meetup.
FinCon Local Denver – Jason Steele, regular contributor to Wise Bread and other financial blogs is planning the mile high meetup. I think the consensus location has become Lala’s Wine Bar + Pizzeria located at 410 E. 7th Ave. Denver at 2PM on Sunday January 22d.
FinCon Local Atlanta – Thanks to Andrea from Smart Money Chicks for setting this one up. The date is January 10th at Marlow’s Tavern in Midtown. It is super easy to get to and parking is FREE.
FinCon Local Los Angeles – Briana from 20 and Engaged is just starting to plan a L.A. meetup. No specifics at this time, but the Wise Bread team has promised to be at this meetup. You don’t want to miss it if you live in the area. Check the forums for more info.
FinCon Local Minneapolis – Pete from Bible Money Matters has done an excellent job of organizing this group. Check it out if you live in the great Minneapolis area. Pete has his own group page located on his site: Minneapolis Personal Finance Bloggers.
FinCon Local DFW – Hey, I get to attend a meetup right here in my own hometown. Thanks to Andrea from Take a Smart Step for running the show in Big D and beyond. Meetups are being held consistently each month and we have around 5 or 6 that normally show up.
Become a Meetup Leader
Are you a natural group organizer?
Consider yourself a good party planner?
You should join the FinCon Local team.
As a member of the FinCon Local team you will be the point person to organize monthly / quarterly financial blogger meetups in your area.
The point of this is to keep the energy, fun, and knowledge-sharing that we had at FinCon11 going until we can meet again at FinCon12.
- Meet other financial bloggers.
- FinCon pays for your entire meetup (free drinks!).
- Become the most connected financial blogger in your local area.
- Get a discount on your ticket to #FinCon12.
What You’ll Do
- Get to know your local financial bloggers.
- Plan and organize the meetup (promotion, site coordination, etc).
- Have the meetup.
- Share your meetup experience on the FinCon blog.
How to apply. Send an email to me at admin [at] financialbloggerconference [dot] com which includes your name, blog, city, potential party size, and general ideas for throwing a nice meetup. I’ll select a few team members and we’ll get to planning.