Trying your casket out for size

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Is it advisable to buy a pre-arranged or pre-paid funeral? Jane Dear Jane, There's nothing wrong with pre-arranged funerals. A pre-arranged funeral just means that you've more…

Nice problem to have

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, We're in the process of building a house. There's no need to take out a mortgage, because we're in the top tax bracket. We could pay more…

The 3-mortgage blues

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I recently moved, but we still own our old house out of state and owe about $122,000 on that mortgage. We took out more…

Creditors harass parents of debt holder

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My older sister has run up some pretty large debts, and there's one creditor in particular that's giving her a bad time. She only owes them more…

Bankrupt at 30?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I are both 30, and we're afraid we may have to file bankruptcy. We make $70,000 a year, credit card debt of $23,000, more…

Hubby hides $100K bankruptcy

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, A friend of mine recently got married to a guy after dating him for more than a year. Less than a month after the wedding, she more…

Who's getting married, anyway?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm engaged, and our parents are contributing financially to the wedding. But we've noticed that both sets are pressing their ideas of what they'd like the more…

In debt, pregnant and scared

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband and I are in our 20s, we have $22,000 in debt, and I'm five months pregnant and scared. We both have children from previous more…

12% return on investment?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I read some time ago where you advised someone to invest $2,000 per month at an average of 12 percent interest. What planet are you on? more…

'Fleecing' a car

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, We've leased our last couple of vehicles, and to me it seems like we're just throwing our money away. At the end of the term we more…