The nerd in the family

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I have a question about budgeting. I give myself and my husband $150 a month each for blow money to be used on whatever we want. more…

Out of step with the Baby Steps

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband and I have been following your plan. We just paid cash for our new home after selling the old one, so we're out of more…

Pushback from the church

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I go to a small church where we tithe. The church is continually asking for contributions to other charities and causes, and we more…

When others envy your success

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband and I are 28 years old. We're completely debt-free, and we each have great jobs. We don't talk a lot about this kind of more…

$15K for girls' gymnastics?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, We have two girls in competitive gymnastics, and it's costing $12,000 to $15,000 a year at a professional gym to do all this. My wife and more…

Can a son speak into dad's life?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My parents are going through a divorce, and money issues are a big part of the problem. My dad bought several rental properties and poured money more…

Do you pay kids for good grades?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, What's your opinion on rewarding kids with money for getting good grades in school? Joe Dear Joe, Honestly, I don't have a strong opinion about it more…