Recent Articles by Dave Ramsey
Published: Monday, August 24, 2015 12:17 pm MDT
I wouldn’t say never buy anything on places like eBay, but I would try to use some common sense and judgment.
Published: Monday, August 17, 2015 4:00 pm MDT
I advise people to always buy good, used cars unless they have a net worth of $1 million or more.
Published: Monday, August 10, 2015 4:00 pm MDT
Get your debts paid off, build up an emergency fund and save up a good down payment before buying a home. I know that’s not the popular answer, but it’s the smart one.
Published: Monday, August 3, 2015 3:30 pm MDT
Chances are you’re going to have to cut back on some stuff because you’ve chosen to take care of your mother-in-law. If you just wander along without a plan, you’re going to make a mess out of...
Published: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:30 pm MDT
In my mind, there’s no such thing as a good credit card. My advice is to go ahead and cancel them.
Published: Monday, July 20, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
Most people seem to be able to magically find money when they feel it’s a life-or-death situation. “Magically” means that you do a budget. You make a written game plan where every dollar has a...
Published: Monday, July 13, 2015 2:01 pm MDT
This may sound harsh, but an agreement is an agreement.
Published: Monday, July 6, 2015 12:01 pm MDT
You’ve got a little room to play back and forth once you get past Baby Step 3. But until then, I want you to be hardcore about scrimping, saving and getting your financial house in order.
Published: Monday, June 29, 2015 11:02 am MDT
There are three major traps I tell all new graduates to avoid. One, don’t buy or lease a new car. The second trap to avoid is rushing in to buy a house. Last, don’t ever get caught up in the credit ...
Published: Monday, June 22, 2015 3:33 pm MDT
When you have something specific that you want money to do, it gives you a reason to make it behave.