Dave Ramsey says: Hold the financial talk on the first date
Dave Ramsey | February 6, 2016 10:18 am
No matter how proud you are of your own debt reduction, you may want to hold the financial talk on the first date. That’s even weird by my standards.
Dave Ramsey says: Teaching kids to save is all about little steps
Dave Ramsey | February 2, 2016 10:37 am
Teach a child to save is more about taking steps slowly and finding teaching moments rather than implementing a hard-nosed system.
Dave Ramsey says: Why a big tax return is really a bad thing
Dave Ramsey | January 30, 2016 8:17 am
Some people seem to think Santa Claus has shown up when they get a big income tax return and that’s completely wrong.
Dave Ramsey says: Selling your home isn’t always the answer if you’re out of work
Dave Ramsey | January 26, 2016 12:12 pm
Just because you or your spouse lost a job does not mean you have to sell your home and move right away. Consider your options first.
Dave Says: Avoid any type of life insurance with a built-in savings program
Dave Ramsey | January 21, 2016 11:30 am
In the life insurance world, buyers should buy only term life insurance. Avoid any kind of insurance that has a savings program built into it.
Dave Says: Pursue your dream career and avoid debt with a rock-solid savings plan
Dave Ramsey | January 18, 2016 2:00 pm
It is important to go out and follow your dream career, but only with a financially stable way of doing so in order to avoid accruing high amounts of debt.
Dave Ramsey says: Don’t always jump at a free down payment
Dave Ramsey | January 16, 2016 12:42 pm
The idea of a free down payment for a home can be tough to turn down, but young couples have other financial issues and a new marriage to worry about first.
Dave Ramsey says: Don’t give your child an allowance just for breathing
Dave Ramsey | January 12, 2016 6:50 am
There’s never a time for an allowance, no matter the child’s age. In my mind, that kind of thinking is the best way to plant the seeds of entitlement.
Dave Ramsey: You have to decide on your financial priorities
Dave Ramsey | January 9, 2016 7:24 am
Before making a big purchase, such as a home, it’s important to decide where your financial priorities lie.
Dave Ramsey says: Despite rewards, credit cards make you spend more
Dave Ramsey | January 5, 2016 6:15 am
While the temptation of credit card rewards are great, Dave Ramsey says they will make you spend more and few people can keep that in check.
Dave Ramsey: Structured right, a side job can be a great thing
Dave Ramsey | December 29, 2015 5:10 am
Side job? Absolutely, I would do that. Just figure out an intelligent way to structure the business and finances so you don’t get pinched!
Dave Ramsey says: A short gap in 401(k) contributions should be fine
Dave Ramsey | December 26, 2015 5:00 am
If you’ve handled your money, going a couple of months without contributing to your 401(k) isn’t going to mean you’ll retire in poverty.
Dave Ramsey says: Christmas spending doesn’t have to break the bank
Dave Ramsey | December 22, 2015 5:00 am
Christmas giving is a wonderful thing if your intentions — and your finances — are in the right place, says financial expert Dave Ramsey.
Dave Ramsey says: Don’t get suckered by last-minute Christmas shopping
Dave Ramsey | December 15, 2015 10:43 am
If you haven’t started your Christmas shopping, Dave Ramsey recommends avoiding traps set by retailers for last-minute shoppers.