Why'd You Buy That?

--- Drew Adams ---

Drew and Dan co-founders of Weekly, a budgeting app, talk about fun topics in personal finance while also delving into the art and science of budgeting. You can find Weekly at Weekly budgeting.
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Latest Episodes…

  1. How Far Would We Go To Save $50, Childhood Money Perceptions and Selling a Home in a Pandemic

    Dan and Drew start off by asking "How far would you go to save $50?".  Then they talk about perceptions of money as a child and how that changed when they became adults. Dan talks about receiving the IRS stimulus and what that was like.  Finally, Dan and Drew talk ...


  2. Social Distancing, Guns at Five Guys, and Dan Navigates A Shared Purchase With Neighbors

    In this episode, we talk about the effect social distancing has had in our families, Drew talks about the odd experience of getting takeout from Five Guys during Coronavirus (spoiler: a gun is in the story) and Dan explores pitfalls of doing shared purchases with neighbors in a segment called ...


  3. CoronaVirus, Dan Sells His Juicer, Manuals and Staying On Track Toward a Goal

    CoronaVirus, Dan’s Sells His Juicer, Manuals and Staying On Track Toward a Goal ...


  4. Sunk Costs, "Experimental" Purchases and Conversation with Chris Chapman from Next Level Minds

    Why are you more likely to attend a football game in the dead of winter in a blizzard if you paid for a ticket instead of gotten it for free?   It's hard to let go of things we have invested in, even if continuing with them is ...


  5. Tricks Retailers Use That Get Us Spending More and Challenging the Frugality Mindset

    Dan and Drew discuss the tricks used by retailers to get us to spend more.  Also we ponder a great mystery of the universe, how long is too long to take something back to COSTCO?  Dan provides a, um, case study.   You gotta hear it. But before we get into ...