Category Archives: Homeownership

Ep. 274: How to start a retirement plan at age 50

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, we’re doing something fun! As opposed to the last 10 years of the show, we’re sticking to one topic for the entire show. In light of Pete’s four-part series in USA Today, we’re dedicating…

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Ep. 270: Nicole

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, we meet Nicole (not to be confused with Producer Nicole.) Nicole is tired of commuting over two hours round trip to work and has eyes on investing in real estate. But before she…

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Ep. 268: Home buyer’s remorse and 401k roll-overs

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, we’re back answering more of your money questions. Our first question comes from a listener with a case of home-buyers remorse. His dilemma? He can afford his current housing situation, but he doesn’t want to…

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Ep. 267: Jackie

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, we meet Jackie. She’s 56, recently remarried, and feeling all over the place financially. After losing her dad two years ago, she inherited his estate but hasn’t done much with it. Currently living…

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Ep. 266: 401k fees, refinances, and the weirdest financial product

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, we’re back answering more of your money questions. To kick things off, Pete and I dive into an email asking for a simplistic review over 401k fees. Following our 401k fees exploration, we…

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Ep. 262: Taking advice from friends, housing situations, and student loans

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, Pete and I are back answering three more of your money questions. Our first question comes from an emailer whose friend has extended his advice on “what he’d do if he was in…

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Ep. 260: Funding dual college tuitions and early 401k cash-outs

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, we’re answering more of your money questions! First, in our trio of questions, we received an email from a woman getting ready to change jobs and has some choices to make while doing so….

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Ep. 259: Sharing money with your honey and emotional housing attachments

This week on The Pete the Planner® Show, Pete and I are back answering more of your money questions! The first in the lineup? A question about quarrels over money between two honeys. Financial conversations are usually about as awesome…

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RePete Ep. 4: The ins and outs of home equity

On this episode of RePete we’re dedicating a whole show to your dear friend, home equity. Yes! This will be the first in our expert series where Pete and I bring in an expert on a topic we want all the…

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