Category Archives: The Pete the Planner® Podcast

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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Ep. 314: Credit advice that I hate

Nothing drives me crazy quite like bad advice about repairing credit. It can ruin a person’s financial life. Chad Meadows joins me in studio while Damian is on vacation. Pete the Planner®Peter Dunn a.k.a. Pete the Planner® is an award-winning financial…

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Ep. 313: Do you really need disability insurance?

This week we tackle the world of disability insurance. Also, we discuss my nightmare flight. 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,…

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Ep 312: Now an elderly mom is mooching

Last week, 50 year olds were mooching off of their parents. Now, elderly parents are mooching off their 50 year old children. It’s all spinning out of control! Pete the Planner®Peter Dunn a.k.a. Pete the Planner® is an award-winning financial mind…

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Ep. 311: When 50 year olds mooch off their elderly parents

We celebrate Mother’s Day 2019 with lots of family financial awkwardness. 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 310: Saying no to a living inheritance

Should a couple looking to get on their feet accept a living inheritance? No. Here’s why. 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. 309: Financial products and their square peg round hole nature

Do you ever wonder why certain financial products get bad reputations? Square peg and round holes are the problem. 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,…

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Ep 308: Rental properties and how they impact Power Percentages

Pete the Planner and Damian Dunn work through questions and Pete tells an unbelievable vacation story. 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. 307: Linda wants to peace out

Emailer Linda wants to retire sooner rather than later. Can she? 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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