Recent Articles by Dave Ramsey
Published: Monday, December 15, 2014 4:08 pm MST
I’ve learned, after years of writing books, doing a radio show and trying to educate folks about their finances, you can’t make people listen to you. Even with what I do for a living, I don’t ...
Published: Monday, December 8, 2014 5:24 pm MST
You can have a wonderful, loving, quality Christmas without spending a lot of money. You’ll have to spend a little here and there, but just make sure it’s an amount that’s appropriate for your...
Published: Monday, December 1, 2014 4:35 pm MST
Trust me, going to school debt-free will feel a whole lot better than having another bunch of payments buzzing around your heads for years to come.
Published: Monday, November 24, 2014 4:37 pm MST
Once you have education savings, retirement and extra house payments underway, then you could start putting aside a little extra for weddings.
Published: Monday, November 17, 2014 4:11 pm MST
The idea that you save money because your house payment is the same or even a little less than your rent is a myth. It costs more to own a home, period. As a homeowner, you’re exposed to all kinds of thin...
Published: Monday, November 10, 2014 4:17 pm MST
If you want her to pay for college, then, as her dad, you have to coach her on how she’s supposed to come up with the money and manage it properly.
Published: Tuesday, November 4, 2014 10:37 am MST
Just push the pause button on paying off debt for the moment, and build up your emergency fund a bit more. That will give you a little more wiggle room in case life decides to throw something unexpected at you.
Published: Monday, October 27, 2014 4:24 pm MDT
As long as your husband is studying something that has marketplace application, you’re setting the stage for him to make back the money put into his degree and much more.
Published: Monday, October 20, 2014 4:31 pm MDT
If you don’t already have an agreement, my advice would be to ask him what his expectations are.
Published: Monday, October 13, 2014 4:15 pm MDT
When prospective buyers walk in and see and smell new carpet and fresh paint, they don’t have to strain their imaginations looking past everything. When you force potential buyers to look past things, it ...