When a new man takes over the studio, his first act is to fire some people and among the people he lets go is Savitsky. Upset at how he's being treated, he asks Greg to come with him and they'll start over together. But when he has a health scare, Savitsky decides to retire leaving Greg unemployed. But when Greg is barred from the studio, he has to find a way to get in so he can beg for his job back, which won't be easy.
With Greg out of a job, Kim and Greg are worried. Then Greg realizes how much fun it can be without a job and decides to take advantage of Jimmy and Christine for once. Jimmy kicks him out of the house. Greg gets a job.
Dominic is 10 and going on his first date. Jimmy & Christine have different opinions on how to prepare him. Meanwhile, Kim has a box of personal items she wants Greg to burn when she dies; now he is curious and wants to read the letters.
A friend brings some barbecue and everyone agrees it is delicious. Greg wants to buy more, but the restaurant is in the hood. Greg overcomes his fear and goes to buy some. When Greg runs late, Jimmy is afraid. Greg plays a trick on him.
Greg & Kim meet a new couple. The husband constantly belittles his wife. Kim starts treating Greg better. When Jimmy feels like Christine is nagging him, Greg tells Jimmy to invite the new couple over so she realizes how great Jimmy is.
Jimmy treats everyone to a vacation. Greg comes up with reasons why not and is eventually overridden. Kim and Greg find out Jimmy has found every shortcut way to save money on food, transportation, and entertainment.
When Mr Savitsky finds out Christine works at the old studio, he wants Greg to ask her to tell secrets about the old studio to him at his new studio. Since she wont, Jimmy gets the information from Christine and passes it on.
As Christine learns new things at college, Kim realizes how much she has forgotten. Meanwhile, Logan seems to quit everything he starts. Christine tries to teach him to continue things but Jimmy sets a bad example.
Dominic did not invite his father to Career Day at school and Jimmy realizes Dominic does not idolize his dad like he used to. Jimmy decides to get into the Guinness Book of World Records to impress Dominic. He finds something he is good at
Greg and Jimmy hire a limo for dinner and a Rascal Flatts concert for the wedding anniversaries. It goes bad when the dinner reservations run late and they miss the concert. It gets better when Rascal Flatts mistakenly get in their limo.
Greg realizes Kim listens to Christine's opinion more than his own. Christine realizes the same about Jimmy and Greg. So Christine and Greg make a pack to help each other get things they want. It works until it does not work.