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About Pete the Planner®

Peter Dunn a.k.a. Pete the Planner® is an award-winning financial mind and a former comedian. He's a USA TODAY columnist, author of ten books, and is the host of the popular radio show and podcast, The Pete the Planner Show. Pete is considered one of the foremost experts on financial wellness in the world, but he's just as likely to talk your ear off about bass fishing.

Ep. 387: “Hold Tight. See How Things Play Out…”

Have a money question? Get expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Peter and Damian remind everyone that the upcoming holidays are not cancelled; we just need to look at them differently, with safety being a…

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Ep. 386: Maturity Plays A Big Role In This…

Have a money question? Get expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Peter and Damian tackle some serious relationship problems.  REMINDER: Try HEY MONEY, your new secret weapon for advice in your personal finances. No time to listen?…

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Ep. 385: The Effects of the Pandemic (and Recession) on Higher Ed

Have a money question? Get expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Peter and Damian welcome a special guest: Phil Schuman, Executive Director of Financial Wellness & Education at Indiana University! REMINDER: Try HEY MONEY, your new…

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Ep. 384: How We Feel About What We Said 238 Days Ago!

Have a money question? Get expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com It’s time for a semi-annual review! On this episode of the Pete the Planner® Show, Peter and Damian discuss their current views on the concerns they had from March 1, 2020!  Don’t…

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Ep. 382: Let’s Talk About Lifestyle Creep!

Have a money question? Get expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Peter and Damian ask, “Should a person buy a home right now?” And they answer it! Don’t forget! HEY MONEY is your new secret…

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Ep. 381: Help! My Parents Haven’t Filed Taxes in 5 Years!

Have a money question? Get expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Peter and Damian tell personal stories about their households! Don’t forget! HEY MONEY is your new secret weapon for advice in your personal finances….

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Ep. 380: How Much You Should Have Saved for Retirement

Have a money question? Get expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Peter and Damian remember they don’t speak Spanish! Don’t forget! HEY MONEY is your new secret weapon for advice in your personal finances. No…

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Ep. 379: The Economic Chaos Coming This Holiday Season

Have a question? Get some expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Peter and Damian realize that the show is so good, we’ve got return visitors! There are actually people who have emailed us back!…

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Ep. 378: The Greatest Segment in the History of Our Show?!

Have a question? Get some expert answers. Email us: askpete@petetheplanner.com On this episode of the Pete the Planner Show, Pete and Damian, use 3/4 of the show to tell and answer ONE question and cover the greatest segment in the history of…

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