The jalopy: Fix it or sell it?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My old car has been having lots of problems lately. Do you have any advice on how to decide when it's best to just fix an more…

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…