Peter Dunn

Peter Dunn

American television and radio host, financial expert, speaker and author
Date of Birth: 29.11.1977
Country: USA

  1. Biography of Peter Dunn
  2. Financial Expert and Media Personality
  3. Founder of Green Candy
  4. Accomplishments and Recognition
  5. Early Life and Career
  6. "Pete the Planner"
  7. Personal Life

Biography of Peter Dunn

Peter Dunn is an American TV and radio host, financial expert, speaker, and author. He is the author of the book "60 Days to Change" and the founder of the educational company "Advanced Planning Solutions," which trains financial professionals.

Peter Dunn

Financial Expert and Media Personality

As a financial expert, Dunn was a regular contributor to the Internet resource MediaPost, where he wrote the column "Engage: Gen Y" from 2009 to 2010. He coined the phrase "The earliest money is the best money," which encourages investing money in growth opportunities as soon as possible. As a professional speaker on financial topics, Dunn regularly appears on the Fox Business Network and other channels.

Peter Dunn

Founder of Green Candy

Dunn is the creator of the website Green Candy, which helps Generation Y avoid the financial difficulties that previous generations faced. The website was launched in November 2008 and has helped Dunn gain visibility on Fox News. He aims to help children bypass the financial pitfalls that their parents experienced.

Accomplishments and Recognition

In 2009, Dunn was named one of the top and brightest people in the media, entertainment, and sports in Indiana. That same year, he and his business partner Raquel Richardson created the "60 Days to Change" training program, which turned into a weekly television program on WISH-TV. Three families were selected to try the program, and it proved to be successful. In November 2009, Dunn published a book with the same title, offering advice for improving financial lives.

Early Life and Career

Peter Dunn was born on November 29, 1977, in Indianapolis, Indiana. By the time he graduated from Hanover College in 2009, Dunn already had a broker's license in the stock market. He started providing financial services in the industry when he was 20 years old.

His career in financial planning began in the summer of 2000 at MetLife Securities, a company that helps people achieve their financial dreams. After two years, Dunn left the company to start his own, Advanced Planning Solutions Inc. His main focus was educating people on essential money management skills, including budgeting, cash flow management, and debt management.

"Pete the Planner"

In 2004, Dunn gained the nickname "Pete the Planner" and decided to use this name when appearing on television. In 2006, he published the book "What Your Dad Never Taught You About Budgeting," which led to a series of TV appearances on WISH-TV and a segment called "Pete's Money Tips."

In May 2008, Dunn launched the radio show "Skills Your Dad Never Taught You with Pete the Planner" on WXNT. The weekly podcast was also available on iTunes. He also regularly appeared on the nationally syndicated radio show "Your Time with Kim Iverson."

Personal Life

Currently, Peter Dunn resides in Carmel, Indiana, with his wife Sarah and their daughter Olivia.