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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. 441: How common is insider trading, and are you at risk?

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, we’re exploring three main topics: Is cash about to become popular again?  Why did Netflix…

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Ep. 440: Should you care if your financial advisor is an avid gambler?

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, we’re exploring three main topics: Can an emailer retire, whether or not you should be…

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Ep. 439: Market Review for 2021 PLUS Our Picks for 2022

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, we’re still saying Happy New Year! 🥳 🎉 Here’s a preview of what happened and when:…

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Ep. 438: Three Smart Money Moves to End 2021 & Start 2022

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, a bonanza of Dunns! Damian is back, Pete’s here, and they bring on the most…

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Ep. 437: Talking Modern Money with Special Guest: Joe Saul-Sehy

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, Pete brings a friend and special guest co-host, Joe Saul-Sehy from the podcast Stacking Benjamins!…

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Ep. 436: HELP! My Employer Doesn’t Have A Good 401(k) Plan

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, Pete pushed his limits tooooo far with a giant 2PM cold brew coffee. 🥴  …Bad…

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Ep. 435: Discretionary Spending + Financial News Rundown

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, Pete abandoned the show opening tune and got scolded by Damian! Whew! No time to…

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Ep. 434: Let’s Play, ‘Will You Need That Much?’

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, Pete and Damian get into the show in record time! No time to listen?  Here’s…

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Ep. 433: Retirement – Digging Deep Into the 4% Rule…

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, Pete and Damian revisit a #FAIL of their own: the intro music to the show….

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Ep. 432: Does Being ‘Dependable’ Make You Financially Stable?

We want to answer your questions about money. Email us and you may hear yours on the air: askpete@petetheplanner.com This week on the Pete the Planner Show, Pete and Damian discuss what could be the biggest business FAIL of all time! No…

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