$500,000 settlement – now what?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Recently, I had an accident at work and lost a couple of fingers. I was given a one-time settlement of $500,000. I've gotten another job since more…

The pregnant wife is right

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband finished dental school three years ago. Recently, he told me that he wants to go back to school to become a dental anesthesiologist. He more…

2 mistakes in 1!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I was dating someone that I expected to marry, and then we broke up. Before that, she was having car problems and I co-signed a lease more…

Single stocks and bonds?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My father in-law swears by single stock picks and CDs. He says he'd made lots of money this way over the years. What do you think more…

Don't get 'doc-itis'

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm 33 and a resident doctor with $250,000 in student loan debt. This is the only debt I have, and I've managed to scrape together about more…

Warning: Spoiled wife with plastic

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, We're so close to being debt-free, but I can't get my wife to stop using credit cards. We pay them off every month, but it still more…

How to use $5,000 inheritance

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, We just received a small inheritance of $5,000. We have about $21,000 in debt, and one of the creditors is calling every day because we aren't more…

Cheap cars rock

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband recently had his commissions cut in half at work. This has reduced our annual income from $100,000 to $50,000. Just before this happened, we more…

Giving a drunk a drink

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My sister and her husband are wonderful people, but they don't know how to handle money and are in debt up to their eyeballs. On top more…