How to find responsible renters

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm a landlord, and I own a few houses and duplexes around town. Recently, I made the mistake of renting to some tenants who were not more…

Is all debt bad?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Why do you think all debt is bad? Aren't some kinds of debt, like a mortgage or student loans, good? Nathan Dear Nathan, It sounds like more…

Paying a price to win!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, What can someone do if he can't convince his spouse to begin planning and saving? I've tried for years to persuade my wife to join me more…

Life insurance after cancer?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I started looking at life insurance policies after my wife and I had our daughter. During the screening process, I found out I had testicular cancer. more…

Step away from the bonds!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband and I finally have our full emergency fund in place. Like you recommend, we've kept it in a money market account with check-writing privileges more…

When a hobby becomes a business

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm retired, and in the past few years I've taken up painting. This hobby has begun bringing in more money than I expected. I was wondering more…

Dump the gold, pay off that debt!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I make about $240,000 annually, and I will be maxing out my 401(k) contributions this year. I have $60,000 in student loan debt I'm trying to more…

Dump the gold, pay off that debt!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I make about $240,000 annually, and I will be maxing out my 401(k) contributions this year. I have $60,000 in student loan debt I'm trying to more…

Cremation obligation?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My father died recently. He walked out of my life 25 years ago when I was a teenager, and he never wanted anything to do with more…