Borrow money on a chicken farm?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, We're completely debt-free with a fully funded emergency fund, and we have $350,000 sitting in the bank from a land sale a couple of months ago. more…

When debt reduction is too intense

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I make a little over $50,000 a year combined, and we're almost debt-free. Right now, we have $50,000 left on our mortgage and more…

Interest-only triplex trouble?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I've been out of college for a few years, and I have no debt. I'd like to start investing, so I'm thinking about buying a triplex, more…

The 'free cruise' temptation

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I work for a small company that just won a cruise trip for all the employees. The prize covers just the cruise tickets, and we have more…

How to give your 2-weeks' notice

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm about to turn in my two-week notice after 17 years with my company. It's a small business, and everyone is like family, but the last more…

Young, jobless and treading water

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm 23, and I lost a good job a few days ago due to layoffs. My wife has been a stay-at-home mom with our 10-month-old daughter, more…

Investing for a 95-year-old

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My mom is 95 years old, and she's in amazing health. Financially speaking, she has about $150,000 in Certificates of Deposit, money market accounts and savings more…

Funding graduate school with just cash

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I are on Baby Step 2 of your plan, and I'm in graduate school while working full time. We're trying to cash flow more…

You call this a 'marriage'?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I make $2,100 a month after taxes, and I have accumulated $46,000 in credit card debt. My husband makes more than I do, but he won't more…

The straight-up scoop on timeshares

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I recently sat through a timeshare pitch at my mom and dad's community as a favor to them. We're trying to get out more…