Death, Sex & Money

with Anna Sale

Anna Sale explores the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation.

  • Who's Driving Your Uber?

    Nov 13, 2019
    Domestic violence. The ripples of the financial crisis. A new immigrant's dashed hopes. This is what we heard about two years ago after we asked, "Why'd you start driving for Uber?"
  • A Former Debt Collector's Unpaid Bills

    Nov 6, 2019
    Angela worked in the collections industry for 15 years. Now, she's banned from the industry for life⁠—and is getting collection calls after falling behind on her own bills. 
  • When Breast Cancer Pauses Life At 35

    Oct 30, 2019
    After a breast cancer diagnosis at 35, author Kate Pickert reflects on maintaining normalcy during treatment, why she didn't tell her daughter, and how she thinks about mortality now.
  • Scattered: The Camp

    Oct 23, 2019
    In comedian Chris Garcia's new podcast, he sets out to uncover the truth about his dad, a man who survived Castro’s labor camps only to lose his way in search of the American dream. 
  • Our Student Loan Secrets, Part 2

    Sep 26, 2019
    Hundreds of you told us about feeling duped, overwhelmed, and ashamed of your student debt. But we also heard stories about how some of you took back control. Here's how you did it.
  • Our Student Loan Secrets, Part 1

    Sep 25, 2019
    More Americans are taking out more student loan debt and taking longer to pay it back. But we don't often talk about the impact that it has on our lives.