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Now displaying: September, 2018
Sep 6, 2018

"Really, what great parenting and great relationships are about is getting the big stuff right. And just let the other stuff that we all worry about go." — Dr. Meg Meeker

 

Dave answers questions from across America on your life and your money! Parenting expert Meg Meeker and Ramsey Personality Anthony ONeal join Dave in studio to chat about ways to help parents connect with their kids. 

 

Decide to Parent Smarter:

 

Featured Calls:

  • How can I set boundaries with my mother-in-law who wants to visit our new baby too often?
  • Is it the parent's or child's responsibility to pay off student loans?
  • How can I help my 12-year-old son start a business?
  • What can I do to help my parents with their retirement savings?

 

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Sep 5, 2018

 

Dave answers questions from across America about the fastest way to pay off debt, how to plan for marriage financially and investing. Christy Wright joins Dave in studio to talk about how to simplify your marketing plan for a new business idea.

 

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Calls This Episode:

  • I'm getting the run-around from an insurance agency after I cancelled the policy.
  • Should I go back to work or take disability?
  • Can I use my retirement funds to pay off my car loans?
  • How do I prepare to pay off my fiancee's debt when we get married?
  • What are my best investment options in the U.S.?

 

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Sep 5, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America on upside-down cars, interest rates, bad financial advice and California real estate. Debt-Free Scream: A newlywed couple from Texas visits the show to share how they paid off over $27,000 in just seven months after learning about Dave Ramsey in high school! 

 

Teach Students Wise Money Habits Early:

 

Calls This Episode:

  • I want to get rid of my car payment, but my advisor says focus on higher-interest loans first.
  • Is it OK to get a house if we can't get a 15-year fixed mortgage?
  • We have a loan with 149% interest and I don't know how to get it paid off.
  • Should we use our HSA to pay for IVF treatments?
  • Should I sell my truck?

 

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Sep 5, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America on debt, career changes and handling life insurance payouts. Learn how you can protect your family by making a solid financial plan and getting a will in place, so your loved ones don't have to worry about money if the unexpected happens.

 

Develop a Financial Plan:

 

Calls This Episode:

  • What's the best way for me to pay off my debt?
  • Should I switch jobs?
  • My wife died suddenly; how do I handle my wife's life insurance policy?
  • I'm helping my mom deal with a Chapter 13 bankruptcy and we can't make the payments.
  • I'm destroying my car's value with mileage for my job.

 

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Sep 4, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America about student loan forgiveness programs, IRAs and 401(k)s, how make money fast when you're broke, budgeting on an irregular income, and how to sell an upside down car. 

 

Tackle Your Debt Problem:

 

Calls this Episode:

  • What is your opinion on loan forgiveness programs?
  • My parents want me to take out more student loans, but that doesn't make sense to me!
  • How do you get started budgeting on an irregular income if you don't have an income history?
  • I want to get out of my car lease so I can save more money.

 

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Sep 4, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America on saving for college, mutual funds, car loans and annuities. Debt-Free Scream: A couple from Michigan visits the show to share how they paid off $152,000 in less than 4 years! Dave explains how to give teenagers space to make money mistakes as you teach them how to manage finances.

 

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Calls this Episode:

  • Should we pause paying off debts while I'm pregnant?
  • Is it better to use a 529 plan or mutual funds to pay for college?
  • How can I get out of debt?
  • I took out a 457(b) loan!
  • Should I finance a car for my business?
  • What's the best way to set up an annuity?
  • How do I teach my daughter about money?

 

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Sep 4, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America about trust funds, fixed interest rates, and dealing with defaulted credit cards. Debt-Free Scream: A determined single mom from Missouri visits the show to share how it feels to pay off $35,7000 in just 17 months: "If I did this with my finances, what else can I do? The world is literally at my fingertips!"  

 

Get out of Debt:

 

Today's Calls:

  • What questions should I ask about a trust fund my wife inherited?
  • Should I sell my house or get a part time job to get out of debt?
  • Is it a good idea to take out a personal loan at a lower interest rate to pay off my student loan?
  • How do we handle a lawsuit on defaulted credit cards?

 

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Sep 3, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America about your life and your money. Featured call: A new budgeter in California needs help calculating how much money he'll have left over each month to throw at debt. Listen as Dave coaches him to calculate his living expenses to make a smart plan for his monthly income. Debt-Free Scream: A couple from Wisconsin visits the show to share how they paid off $68,000 in just two years after going through Financial Peace UniversityTwitter: Dave responds to a question on twitter about 529 college savings plans. Follow @DaveRamsey on Twitter to post your own question for Dave!

  

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Sep 3, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America about your life and your money. Twitter: Dave responds to a question on Twitter asking how to calculate how long it will take to get out of debt. Follow @DaveRamsey on Twitter to post your own question for Dave! Featured call: A healthcare educator in Minnesota calls Dave to thank him because they were able to withstand an unexpected job loss after paying off $97,000 in debt: "If you had asked me a week ago I would have told you I have he most secure job there is . . . I've got a 2-year-old and a 1-year-old and a wife at home, and we would all be terrified, but we're going to be okay."

  

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Sep 3, 2018

Dave answers questions from across America about your life and your money. Special Guest: Retirement expert and Ramsey Personality Chris Hogan joins Dave in studio to discuss the largest study of millionaires ever done. The research reveals specific steps anyone can take to stop living paycheck to paycheck and build extraordinary wealth. "We want to help you get unstuck by getting on a plan that actually works." — Chris Hogan

 

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