Are You True To Your Generation When It Comes To Money?

By Emma Miller

Today at LearnVest, we're talking 'bout your generation.

But instead of analyzing another rundown of clichéd characteristics — like which group is more entitled — we wanted to dig into research that helps explain how Gen X (ages 35 to 54) and Gen Y (ages 21 to 34) stack up financially.

Sure enough, after sifting through all the stats and stereotypes out there, we uncovered some fascinating findings about how each group saves, splurges, and manages their money.

Which generation is saddled with the most debt? Which group loves to eat out — to the tune of three times a week? And which would rather spend that discretionary green on globetrotting?

Read up on your demo's common money habits here.

Related: 6 Money Myths That Millennials Should Stop Believing

Courtesy of LearnVest.

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