Episodes

Work

6| My Job is Costing Me Money!

In today’s episode we hear from an anonymous caller who is frustrated because she is being asked to give money at work for birthdays, events, and celebrations. This is starting to take a huge toll on her budget. We discuss how to handle this as a...

Relationship

5| Wait...Where Did All the Money Go?

In today’s episode we hear from someone who has started moving money into a secret checking account because her partner is a spender. We discuss how to handle this situation and whether or not this is a good idea for her relationship. =======...

Family

4| Don't Worry, Jazzercise Will Fix It!

In today’s episode we hear from Connie who turned to her mom for advice when she was struggling with money. Connie’s mom offered the most unusual (and awkward) advice for her money problems! ======= Sponsors Popcorn Finance Podcast...

Friends

3| Wanna Be In My Wedding?

In today’s episode we hear from an anonymous caller who has a lot of friends getting married lately. She’s been asked to be in a lot of weddings and doesn’t know how to tell her friends that she can’t afford to take part in their big day. We...

Friends

2| This Ones On You!

In today’s episode, we hear from Jen who is saving money so that she can retire early one day. She has shared her financial goals with her friends and now they think she has a lot of money and can pay for drinks, dinner, and even clothes for them!...

Relationship

1| I Don't Need a Sugar Daddy

In today’s episode we hear from a caller who is putting in the work and effort to pay off debt, but is struggling to balance a relationship with someone who is more financially secure. Although he wants to help her pay for things, she also wants to...

Bonus

I've Made a Horrible Mistake

Welcome to This Is Awkward! Our goal is to discuss the awkward money situations you find yourself in. Maybe your family wants to take a cruise, but you can't afford it...yet they expect you to still go. Or maybe your coworkers always want to go out to...

Bonus

Mom, I'm Keeping the Money!

Welcome to This Is Awkward! Our goal is to discuss the awkward money situations you find yourself in. Maybe your family wants to take a cruise, but you can't afford it...yet they expect you to still go. Or maybe your coworkers always want to go out to...