Chandler often supports Joey throughout the show, paying the rent, paying for Joey's headshots, buying most of the food and even give money to Joey for his numerous dates.
Joey tries to repay Chandler by giving him the only ticket to the première of his new movie. Later that episode, Joey insists on paying back every penny that he owes Chandler until he realizes exactly how much he owes him.
When Chandler is first considering Joey as a roommate, the two start off on the wrong foot when Joey says that he "is cool with the gay thing" (Joey assuming Chandler was gay).
Joey comes to fill the slot, only Chandler had already chosen a roommate – a fashion photographer with a porn-star sister.
He is personally the highest earning member of his friends due to responsible income management, and learning the value of money from a young age.