Dedicated dad's dead-end job

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm stuck in a dead-end job, and I only have a high school diploma. I've never minded long hours and hard work, but I've begun to more…

An off-kilter truck-to-income ratio

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I have about $36,000 in debt, not including my house. Of that amount, $30,000 is a truck that's worth about what I owe on it, and more…

The problem is you, dear reader

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, How do you feel about taking money out of savings to pay off credit cards? Peggy Dear Peggy, I'm OK with this under two conditions. One more…

The generous, but impulsive, wife

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I are not on the same page when it comes to money and our two teenage daughters. I think they should be learning more…

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…