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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 331: Preparing for A Prenup & More!

The tag team is back again! This week, Pete and Damian tackle Considerations when Preparing for a Prenuptial Agreement, Going into Debt to buy Furniture, and ‘Retirement Confidence.’ Three very real topics, for very real people! Can’t listen? Check the Show Notes! Show Notes:…

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Ep. 330: Is A HELOC the Winning Option?

Ep 330: Is A HELOC the Winning Option?

Another week, another show! Press play and listen as Pete and Damian weigh the HELOC vs. the ‘Double Move.’ Yes, it’s HELOC, not to be confused with a mythical Master of the Universe. Can’t listen? Check the Notes. Show Notes: HELOC means Home…

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Ep. 329: Why HSAs are one of the best financial products on the planet

Pop in your earbuds or turn the sound on and listen while you work. In this latest edition, Pete and Damian tell you why they love Health Savings Accounts (HSA). Feel like you don’t know enough about what those are…

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Ep. 328: Dipping your toe into minimalism

Special guest Gayle Evezich joins Pete and Damian to discuss starting a minimalist journey. 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…

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Ep. 327: How many 529 accounts does our family need?

Pete and Damian discuss college funds, Power Percentage, and more. Special guest this week is Kristen Ahlenius from Your Money Line®. 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…

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Ep. 326: Getting rid of an old car which starts costing you money

It’s the age old question — “When do I bite the bullet and just get a new car?” Damian and Pete do their best to answer this question. Pete the Planner®Peter Dunn a.k.a. Pete the Planner® is an award-winning financial mind…

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Ep. 325: Prenups are certainly something

Pete and Damian discuss the prudence of pre-nuptial agreements. 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…

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Ep. 324: Using a Roth to buy a house

This week Pete and Damian explore alternative uses for a Roth IRA. 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…

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Ep. 323: What should we do with this inheritance?

Pete and Damian help a guy deal with a $60,000 inheritance. 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…

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