Category Archives: The Pete the Planner® Podcast

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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Ep. 322: One of the two topics married couples argue about the most

Pete and Damian answer questions around money and relationships. 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. 321: Don’t buy the house

Pete and Damian tackle two emails in which the solution is to not buy the house. 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…

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Ep. 320: Stock market update

Pete and Damian give you an update on what the market is doing and why you should care. 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…

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Ep. 319: I’ll pay for college if you get good grades

An emailer wants to know if his self-created “merit” based college funding idea makes sense for his sons. 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…

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Ep. 318: Children with special needs and ABLE accounts

Pete and Damian discuss ABLE plans and how they can help families with children with special needs. 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…

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Ep. 317: Wiping out all student loan debt and starting over

Pete and Damian discuss the proposals to wipe out student loan debt. Are they realistic? Are they fair? 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…

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Ep. 316: Why our financial lives are more complicated than they used to be

Whether you realize it or not, our financial lives have changed drastically in the last few decades. We used to not be charged with dealing with our pasts and our futures. Today we are. Pete the Planner®Peter Dunn a.k.a. Pete…

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Ep. 315: Should your college degree be on your balance sheet?

Alvaro from Colombia emails to see whether or not a degree belongs on a balance sheet. Pete, Damian, and Phil Schuman, Director of Financial Literacy at Indiana University, weigh in. Pete the Planner®Peter Dunn a.k.a. Pete the Planner® is an award-winning…

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