Say it isn't so, mama!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My mom filed bankruptcy about five years ago, and I thought that taught her a lesson. She's on disability now and makes only $600 a month. more…

Say 'no' to credit-counseling services!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I have a friend with $30,000 in credit-card debt, an $80,000 second mortgage, and a car loan. She makes about $70,000 a year, and is considering more…

More month than paycheck

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, A friend of mine loaned me some of your books, and even took me to one of your live events. Since then, I've been trying to more…

Go ahead: Blow some of your inheritance

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm currently a junior in college. I don't have any debt, and my school is paid for through scholarships. Next month, I'll receive an inheritance of more…

Is buying a hybrid worth it?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Is it worth the trouble to sell my old car now and buy a hybrid or another car that gets better gas mileage? I'm getting mixed more…

'Living trust' just a gimmick?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Can you please explain the difference between a will and a trust? Which do you recommend? Mark Dear Mark, Everyone needs a will, but not everyone more…

Is automatic bill pay wise?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, What do you think about online bill payments or automatic monthly deductions to pay for everyday bills? Jay Dear Jay, I love them, and I have more…

Should finances dictate family size?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I are trying to pay down our debt. We've got a long way to go, and it's pretty scary sometimes. We've also started more…

Life on a soccer salary

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Our son is 21, and he's embarking on a career as a professional soccer player. The beginning money isn't huge. He'll only be making about $30,000 more…

Lottery player dressed down

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I've been playing the lottery a bit lately. I'm a Christian, and I was wondering what your views are on this. We've been struggling financially, and more…