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Bad With Money With Gaby Dunn

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Gaby Dunn unapologetically examines the intersection of finances, feelings and the f*cking system. Each week NY Times best-selling author and comedian Gaby brings a social justice, feminist, and unabashedly radical point of view to conversations with top journalists, student loan experts, tax specialists, mutual aid organizers and other money disrupters in their fields. Leave Gaby a voicemail at 844-474-4040 or write GabyIsBadWithMoney@gmail.com.

Gaby Dunn unapologetically examines the intersection of finances, feelings and the f*cking system. Each week NY Times best-selling author and comedian Gaby brings a social justice, feminist, and unabashedly radical point of view to conversations with top journalists, student loan experts, tax specialists, mutual aid organizers and other money disrupters in their fields. Leave Gaby a voicemail at 844-474-4040 or write GabyIsBadWithMoney@gmail.com.

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United States

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Gaby Dunn unapologetically examines the intersection of finances, feelings and the f*cking system. Each week NY Times best-selling author and comedian Gaby brings a social justice, feminist, and unabashedly radical point of view to conversations with top journalists, student loan experts, tax specialists, mutual aid organizers and other money disrupters in their fields. Leave Gaby a voicemail at 844-474-4040 or write GabyIsBadWithMoney@gmail.com.

Language:

English


Episodes

The LGBTQ Economy: MV Lee Badgett

6/16/2021
Happy Pride! In the finale of Season 7, Gaby talks to professor, economist and author Lee Badgett about the financial and economic case for LGBTQ equality, the harmful myths about queer people and money (and the choice to focus all research on white, cis, gay men), and about Gaby's own reticence to engage with ending homophobia and transphobia through capitalism and corporate policy. It's a doozy of differing opinions! And in the end, it's probably all Will & Grace's fault. Then, a Dear Gaby...

Duration:00:42:33

Happiness & Money: Dr. Laurie Santos

6/9/2021
Dr. Laurie Santos joins Gaby to discuss NOT whether money buys happiness (it does!) but rather what science shows us we should also be focusing on for happiness, why the human brain is designed to be bad with money, and what happened when monkeys were taught to buy treats with currency. Also, the curse of the lottery. Then, on Dear Gaby, a listener writes in about receiving a raise after discovering gender pay inequity at work and how she is using it for good. And, listener Casey calls in to...

Duration:00:52:59

Building Wealth: Hillary Hoffower

6/2/2021
This week, Gaby and Hillary Hoffower, the Millennial wealth correspondent for Business Insider, talk about building and maintaining wealth, new rural home-buying, and the solitary leisure investment hobbies of the nostalgic rich. PS: It's the pogs and Tamagotchis for me. Then, during Dear Gaby, a listener shares their acceptance into a teaching and Masters program and how they met their goals during the pandemic by focusing on the specifics. And finally, a VERY interesting email about work...

Duration:00:41:55

Tips from the Budgetnista: Tiffany Aliche

5/26/2021
You all asked for it so Gaby finally relented. We talk finally budgeting with The Budgetnista Tiffany Aliche of the Brown Ambition podcast. How can you budget in a capitalist world? Tiffany shares her relatable stories of fucking up, budgeting in a tangible way, and what to prioritize. This is budgeting with non shaming steps, baby. Count how many times Gaby says “Wow!” Then, a listener calls in to talk about changing careers to teach financial empowerment. Another lets us in on why tax code...

Duration:00:44:13

Financial Trauma: Chloe B. McKenzie

5/19/2021
Wealth justice activist Chloe B. McKenzie joins Gaby to talk about Gen Z's mental and emotional health, financial trauma, and how to heal from long-term economic violence. Then, a listener gives a review that is a baffling journey from start to finish. If you like the show, leave a review and it might get read on air! Send an email to gabyisbadwithmoney@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at 844-474-4040. Trigger warning: This episode contains discussion of trauma, suicide, and racism. Please...

Duration:00:41:24

WFH and Wages: Najah Farley

5/12/2021
Gaby is joined this week by the brilliant and delightful Najah Farley of the National Employment Law Project to talk about working from home, essential workers, and fighting for a living wage. How has work changed for the better or worse since the pandemic started? What can you do to protect yourself financially and emotionally? Plus, some hilarity involving the state of Florida and "your white co-worker Meghan." Have we mentioned that Najah is an incredible guest? Then, Gaby hears from...

Duration:00:38:52

Cancel Rent: Ana Diaz Casos

5/5/2021
Ana Diaz Casos, president of Tenants and Workers United, joins Gaby to talk about housing as a human right, rent striking, the consequences of mass evictions, and how even resources and protections are hard to access. Then, we hear from a listener who felt prepped for the pandemic because of the pod, and someone who doesn't agree with all our guests or even Gaby, but likes the show a whole lot anyway. Send an email to gabyisbadwithmoney@gmail.com or leave a voicemail at 844-474-4040. Find a...

Duration:00:47:57

Mutual Aid: Elle Moxely with Marsha P. Johnson Institute

4/28/2021
Gaby and Elle Moxely***, the co-founder of the Marsha P. Johnson Institute, discuss mutual aid, how the Black transgender community responded so quickly to Covid, and the ways we can help remodel society into a less individualistic, more communally beneficial place. It was an honor to have her as my guest. Please donate to the Marsha P. Johnson Institute here: https://marshap.org/donate/ Then, Gaby reads a listener email about surviving on charity during the pandemic and goes through some of...

Duration:00:44:25

Intro to Investing and Gamestop: Sara Glakas

4/21/2021
Austin Women's Investment Group founder Sara Glakas joins us to get you started investing, explain the Gamestop phenomenon, and break down the stereotypes about who invests and who should be investing. Then, Gaby responds to a listener email about feeling privileged for not having suffered financially during the pandemic because of foresight, planning and just plain luck. Then, a listener provides an example for what to do when you and your partner have conflicts over money. Spoiler: the dog...

Duration:01:03:13

Student Loans During Covid: Melisa Boutin

4/14/2021
In this fascinating and informative episode, Gaby interviews Student Loan Answers author Melisa Boutin (yourmoneyworth.com) about how your student debt has been affected by the coronavirus and the information you need to not end up screwed out of cancellations. Melisa schools us all (especially Gaby) on student loans: what you can do and what needs to change. Then, in our Dear Gaby segment, we have a voicemail with reminders about potential tax mistakes, an email about a student loan class...

Duration:00:54:22

Unwelcome Tax Surprises: Nerdwallet's Kimberly Palmer

4/7/2021
American tax deadlines are coming up and so Gaby talks to Nerdwallet's tax expert Kimberly Palmer all about how to avoid unwelcome tax surprises, getting extensions, what laws changed during Covid, and the overwhelming contradictions of paying taxes. Kimberly talks about how to get organized, what to do if you make a mistake, and what is taxed that you might not expect (debt, for one). Meanwhile, Gaby wonders how you don't just lie down on the floor and wish for death. Then, a listener...

Duration:00:38:30

Unemployment, Jobs: Lawyer Sarah Al Howes

3/31/2021
Bad With Money is back!!! It's Season 7 and we have a lot to catch up on regarding Covid and money. This week Gaby dives into jobs with lawyer Sarah Al Howes. They talk about cancelling unemployment insurance taxes and the realities of employment during this unprecedented time. Plus, there's a new segment called "Dear Gaby" where you can email in, leave voicemails, or voice memos and they will be read or played on the show (from gabyisbadwithmoney@gmail.com or 844 474 4040). Today's emails...

Duration:00:51:36

Season 7 Teaser: No Time To Wait for COVID

3/17/2021
Bad With Money is returning Wednesdays starting March 31st! Join Gaby as she dives into the pandemic and it's effect on jobs, unemployment, taxes, trauma and more. She will be joined by journalists, tax specialists and mutual aid organizers like the one featured here. Be sure to listen and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts!

Duration:00:00:58

Season 7 Teaser: Long Term Crisis in COVID

3/15/2021
Bad With Money is returning Wednesdays starting March 31st! Join Gaby as she dives into the pandemic and it's effect on jobs, unemployment, taxes, trauma and more. She will be joined by journalists, activists and lawyers like the one featured here. Be sure to listen and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:11

Season 7 Teaser: COVID and Money

3/8/2021
Bad with Money returns March 31st and this time Gaby will be diving into jobs, unemployment, taxes, and everything that has changed since the pandemic. She is bringing you conversations with lawyers, student loan specialists, wealth justice activists and more. Be sure to listen and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:43

S6E15: What The Hell Happened In 2020? w/ Planet Money’s Stacey Vanek Smith

7/29/2020
So. What the hell happened to us in 2020? For the finale of season 6, Gaby asks this very question to Stacey Vanek Smith, co-host of The Indicator from Planet Money. How does spending show the story of an era? What can the economy say about the times we’re living in? And what indicators give us hope for the future? Thank you for sticking with us through this tumultuous season -- from our initial theme to COVID-19’s impact to the rise in racial justice activism and protests. 2020 has been an...

Duration:00:42:44

COVID's Economic Devastation on Tribal Lands

7/22/2020
Gaby speaks with Karen Diver, appointee of President Obama as the Special Assistant to the President for Native American Affairs. They discuss tribal economies, the impact of COVID-19 on businesses, how Native American nations have been handling the spread of the virus and the ways the federal government has failed the tribes during this pandemic and beyond. Content Warning: Discussion of racism See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:47:28

Cancel All Student Debt w/ Seth Frotman

7/15/2020
Why can’t we just cancel all student loan debt? The Department of Education could do it right now. But they don’t. Seth Frotman, the executive director of the Student Borrower Protection Center, comes on the show to talk about the 45 million Americans who get a student loan bill every month. Why won't the federal government just take this financial burden off its people? Plus, how the government has completely bungled helping those with student loans during a global pandemic. We absolutely...

Duration:00:47:27

How Reparations Could Work with Economist William Darity

7/8/2020
Gaby speaks with economist William Darity. He breaks down why reparations for descendants of enslaved people absolutely needs to happen, how reparations would work in the U.S., how much money could begin to fix the generational wealth gap and who benefitted from the labor of enslaved people. Plus, addressing assumptions and racist fears about reparations and what would need to change politically for reparations to happen. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information. Learn more about...

Duration:00:42:31

Profiting Off Prisons with The Marshall Project’s Joe Neff

7/1/2020
Gaby tackles her latest research obsession -- private prisons. Who is making a profit from locking people up? The Marshall Project’s Joe Neff joins the show to talk about the mistreatment of prisoners in the time of COVID-19, who makes money off federal, state and private prisons, the ways prisoners are nickeled and dimed for everything (from soap to slippers to shoes), and the ways we can better rehabilitate people who have committed crimes. Read more about the criminal justice system at...

Duration:00:50:30