Is accountability the key?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I've been working the Baby Steps and doing a budget most months. But how does someone who is single stay motivated and focused with something like more…

What about couponing?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Is it worth the time and effort to use coupons, or are they just a waste of time and a ploy to get you to buy more…

Get the brother-in-law out!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My 27-year-old brother-in-law moved in with us some time ago. He doesn't have a job or contribute anything in terms of helping around the house or more…

Vetting prospective renters

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm a landlord in New York, and I've always felt it's not a good idea to rely entirely on previous landlords for referrals on prospective tenants. more…

A tale of a boat and a bike

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I are on Baby Step 2 of your plan, and we're paying off our debt. I've been trying to sell my motorcycle and more…

Just another form of debt

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My son is 22 and about to enter the Navy as an officer. He's been offered a Career Starter Loan. His plan is to invest the more…

Student loan debt a marriage deal breaker?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My niece just graduated from college with $20,000 in student loan debt. Her boyfriend graduated as well, and they're talking about getting married. He has $115,000 more…

Emergency-fund basics

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband and I are in pretty good shape financially. We make about $250,000 a year with about $50,000 in the bank and no debt, and more…

No mama's boys need apply

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My son has worked and saved all through school and will be graduating this year with a degree in electrical engineering. He has a job waiting more…

Is it economic Armageddon?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm about to graduate from college, and I'm following your plan and trying to focus on my future financial situation. Is the current down economy a more…