Death, Sex & Money

Death, Sex & Money is a podcast about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Host Anna Sale talks to celebrities you've heard of—and to regular people you haven't—about the Big Stuff: relationships, money, family, work and making it all count while we're here. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including Freakonomics Radio, Note to Self, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others.

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      Lena Waithe Says Have a Dream... and a Sponsor


      The actor and writer is having a big year—but it took a lot of work, patience, and some financial help from her mom to get here.

      Check out the newest addition to our Opportunity Costs series: our class pride and shame website! See what your fellow listeners feel pride and shame about when it comes to their current class status, and add your feelings to the mix. 

      Did you know we have a weekly email newsletter for the Death, Sex & Money community? Every Wednesday we send ou...


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      After Suicides, a Texas Veterinary Community Opens Up


      Veterinary medicine has a suicide rate that's one of the highest in the healthcare profession. For the veterinary community in Dallas, those statistics hit home last year.

      If you’re considering suicide, or are worried about someone who might be, please get help. We’ve compiled a list of resources here. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is 1-800-273-8255 and is open 24 hours a day.

      This piece was produced in partnership with the Dallas Morning News. See their photogr...


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      Opportunity Costs: I Never Felt Inferior


      Ernie Major self-identifies as "socially lower middle class, economically a bit better than that." But he also says status has never been something he paid much attention to. 

      This episode is part of our series Opportunity Costs: Money and Class in America. All this week we're bringing you five conversations about the moments in life when you've felt your class status the most, in collaboration with our partners at BuzzFeed News. Find out more at ...


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      Opportunity Costs: I Never Felt Inferior


      Ernie Major self-identifies as "socially lower middle class, economically a bit better than that." But he also says status has never been something he paid much attention to. 

      This episode is part of our series Opportunity Costs: Money and Class in America. All this week we're bringing you five conversations about the moments in life when you've felt your class status the most, in collaboration with our partners at BuzzFeed News. Find out more at ...


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      Opportunity Costs: I Never Felt Inferior


      Ernie Major self-identifies as "socially lower middle class, economically a bit better than that." But he also says status has never been something he paid much attention to. 

      This episode is part of our series Opportunity Costs: Money and Class in America. All this week we're bringing you five conversations about the moments in life when you've felt your class status the most, in collaboration with our partners at BuzzFeed News. Find out more at ...


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      Opportunity Costs: More Is Not More


      For a father and son whose family is in the 1%, having resources that "exceed their wants" brings its own set of challenges. 

      This episode is part of our series Opportunity Costs: Money and Class in America. All this week we're bringing you five conversations about the moments in life when you've felt your class status the most, in collaboration with our partners at BuzzFeed News. Find out more at deathsexmoney.org/opportunitycosts. 

      Did you know we have a weekly email newsl...


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      Opportunity Costs: The Class Slide After Divorce


      Jaimie Seaton got used to an upper class lifestyle while married to her banker husband and living overseas. Then she got divorced, and her financial picture totally changed.

      This episode is part of our series Opportunity Costs: Money and Class in America. All this week we're bringing you five conversations about the moments in life when you've felt your class status the most, in collaboration with our partners at BuzzFeed News. Find out more ...


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       2018-01-24

      Opportunity Costs: An Education or Nothing


      Ramal Johnson has a "middle class mentality," a working class paycheck, and upper class aspirations. 

      This episode is part of our series Opportunity Costs: Money and Class in America. All this week we're bringing you five conversations about the moments in life when you've felt your class status the most, in collaboration with our partners at BuzzFeed News. Find out more at deathsexmoney.org/opportunitycosts. 

      Did you know we have a weekly email newsletter for the Death, Sex ...


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       2018-01-23

      Opportunity Costs: Friendship and Fertility


      Best friends Cat and Christine met in college and have stayed close in the years since. But their class differences became very clear—and uncomfortable—when they both struggled to get pregnant. 

      This episode is part of our series Opportunity Costs: Money and Class in America. All this week we're bringing you five conversations about the moments in life when you've felt your class status the most, in collaboration with our partners at BuzzFeed News. Find out more at death...


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       2018-01-22

      Preview: Opportunity Costs


      From January 22-26, we're sharing your stories about your class status, and when you've felt it most in your life.  

      Don't miss the launch of Opportunity Costs! Subscribe to our weekly email newsletter and every Wednesday we'll send you show updates as well as listening recommendations, letters from our inbox and a note from Anna. Sign up at deathsexmoney.org/newsletter.

      Got a story to share or an episode idea for Death, Sex & Money? Email us any time at de...


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       2018-01-17