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Sunday, June 26, 2022
Talking about money with people you love can be difficult. Financial therapist Amanda Clayman answers your tricky (and anonymous) financial questions.
Sunday, June 05, 2022
Sometimes it's easier to bottle up your feelings than to have a difficult conversation with a friend. Celeste Headlee, author of We Need to Talk, answers your questions about conflict with friends.
Sunday, May 22, 2022
Dealing with conflict is hard — it can be even harder with family. We posed your anonymous questions to Natalie Lue, who coaches people to curb their people-pleasing tendencies.
Sunday, April 24, 2022
Deb Perelman, the founder of Smitten Kitchen, answers your anonymous questions on clutter and hosting.
Saturday, April 09, 2022
Making and keeping friends in adulthood is complicated. Aminatou Sow and Ann Friedman, authors of Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close, answer your anonymous questions on friendship.
Sunday, October 24, 2021
Want to opt out of small talk at work? Wondering how to handle a low GPA on job applications? Life Kit posed your anonymous questions about work and job searching to experts from our show.
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Should I sleep train? What's the best spacing between siblings? What about spanking? Economist Emily Oster answers these anonymous parenting questions with data.
Thursday, September 09, 2021
In the weeks leading up to the 20th anniversary of 9/11, NPR set up a phone booth in New York City and invited people to leave voicemails for someone they lost that day. Here's what they had to say.
Thursday, July 15, 2021
We've got experts, now we need your questions! Life Kit has a new advice column and we're looking for your questions and stories to share with our experts.
Thursday, March 11, 2021
We asked people to send us their last "normal" photo of 2020 and their first pandemic photo. Thousands of you responded. These are some of the stories that defined our pandemic year.
Friday, February 19, 2021
After nearly a year, it's easy to forget how suddenly the COVID-19 pandemic upended our lives. We want to see your photos.
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
A furniture salesman used a sports bet as insurance.
Friday, September 18, 2020
This is the story of how Guinness got into the business of record-breaking, and how one Planet Money intern broke a world record involving the president of Georgia.
Thursday, July 23, 2020
There was once a time when there were only occasional federal taxes, no 9-to-5 jobs and farmers markets as far as the eye could see.
Friday, July 17, 2020
Federal agencies say a life is worth $10 million. This is the story of how they got that number.
Friday, April 24, 2020
The way Illinois finally got the masks it needed was practically the plot to a heist thriller — so we turned it into one for the first of our Quarantine Edition of Planet Money Shorts.
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
The Federal Reserve is designed to deal with financial panics because it was created by one.
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
Seven of the 10 most profitable films of all time are horror movies, and the reason why is quite simple.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
In the early 1600s there was one stock market with only one company's stock in it, and it didn't take long before someone tried to manipulate the price.
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Here's what Kazakhstan, Hong Kong and Ireland have in common: They all have Irish pubs. And a bunch of them are the product of one man: Mel McNally.