Is Money Funny?, with Dave Goetsch

In this episode of Money Tales, our guest is Dave Goetsch. Dave is a Hollywood comedy writer with a passion for helping people engage with their personal finances. You’ve likely enjoyed his work if you’ve watched “United States of Al” and “The Big Bang Theory.” Dave knows it’s empathy that connects people to the characters he brings to life on the screen. Understanding that money conversations can be hard, Dave shares that we need to employ that same empathy when talking about money so we can build connection and understanding.

Dave is the co-creator and executive producer of “United States of Al” which is on CBS Thursdays at 8:30. He was a writer on all 12 seasons of The Big Bang Theory where he received 4 Emmy nominations. He began his career at 3rd Rock from the Sun. He teaches “Linked Narrative Storytelling for the Web” at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, holds US Patent number 6998984, and once tried to start a pharmaceutical chocolate company.