Dave Ramsey says: Go over expectations before choosing family as will executor
Dave Ramsey | May 3, 2016 12:14 pm
Picking a family member to be executor of your will is fine, just remember to use some common sense to avoid difficult situations.
Dave Ramsey says: Condos are fine for investing, but do your homework
Dave Ramsey | April 26, 2016 8:00 am
When it comes to making condos a property investment for the first time, here are a few things to keep in mind.
Dave Ramsey says: Take a student loan that has favorable returns for your future
Dave Ramsey | April 19, 2016 11:36 am
Consider the return on investment of a student loan before deciding an expensive school is worth it.
Dave Ramsey says: Talk about boundaries with family members
Dave Ramsey | April 12, 2016 2:06 pm
Have an honest talk about boundaries and money with a parent who assumes you will pick up the tab for everything, especially when you’ve been struggling with finances.
Dave Ramsey says: When selling collectibles, sentiment is a keeper
Dave Ramsey | April 5, 2016 12:28 pm
When choosing which collectibles to sell, there’s a big difference between ones with sentimental attachments and those made as an investment.
Hospitals often will work on settlement for past-due bills if payer makes effort
Dave Ramsey | April 2, 2016 11:00 am
Hospitals will often work with a patient to reach a settlement when it comes to past-due medical bills. Pay what you can as a show of good faith.
Dave Ramsey says: Be honest, resign and take the better-paying job
Dave Ramsey | March 29, 2016 11:48 am
A better-paying job is tough to turn down, even if it means leaving a post you’ve only recently taken. Just be with honest with your current employer.
Dave Ramsey says: In plans for children’s college, 529 offers some flexibility
Dave Ramsey | March 22, 2016 2:32 pm
When planning ahead for children’s college education, take a look at at two savings plans, the 529 and Education Savings Account.
Dave Ramsey says: Hang on to rental property for while longer
Dave Ramsey | March 15, 2016 11:20 am
When you get far enough down that the sale of the rental would pay off the house where you live, go for it.
Want a bigger tax refund? Hire a tax professional
DaveRamsey.com | March 11, 2016 4:45 pm
Paying someone may seem like a weird way to save money, but a professional can help you get a larger tax refund.
Dave Ramsey says: Set aside 3-6 months of expenses for emergency fund
Dave Ramsey | March 8, 2016 1:02 pm
Set aside up to six months in expenses for your emergency fund. And stick to the truest sense of the word emergency. This money isn’t for a vacation.
Dave Ramsey says: Put off big celebrations until finances are under control
Dave Ramsey | March 5, 2016 9:36 am
It may be tempting to celebrate a big life moment, but it’s better to wait until your finances are control. Then you can celebrate two things!
Dave Ramsey says: Talk to older parents about life insurance plans
Dave Ramsey | March 1, 2016 9:50 am
Before taking out a life insurance policy for older parents, it’s best to have a conversation with them to see if they even need coverage.
Dave Ramsey says: Let significant others keep monetary birthday gifts
Dave Ramsey | February 27, 2016 10:30 am
It’s not worth the stress to tell someone to use a monetary birthday gift to pay off debt. Let them decide what to do with it, even if that includes fun.
Dave Ramsey says: Don’t move all your retirement funds into a CD
Dave Ramsey | February 23, 2016 5:02 am
While the stability of moving retirement funds into a CD may be tempting, you could miss out on money as rates for riskier investments pay higher dividends.