Articles tagged with: Dave Says
Brother Needs Help, But How?
My brother and I recently received an inheritance after our mom died. He’s never been very good with money, so I was proud of him when he used …
A ring on her finger…
My girlfriend and I have been dating for about three years, and we’re talking about getting married. I have some money saved up and would like to …
Prepping Kids For Healthy Habits
We have two kids, ages eight and 11. When they get some money we have them take out 10 percent for tithes or giving, and 10 percent for …
Which One First?
I was wondering if I should save up three to six months of expenses, Baby Step Three, before I pay off my debt with the debt snowball – …
Counseling Before Marriage A Good Idea?
I just got engaged, and already people are telling us that pre-marital counseling is a good idea. What is your opinion?
Is Opting Out Wise?
I’m a pastor, and I’d like to know your opinion on opting out of Social Security.
Not Time For A Reunion
My husband says we can’t travel to Illinois for a family reunion next summer if we’re not out of debt by then. He thinks your rule is no …
The Car Rule
What’s your rule of thumb about how much your car should be worth in comparison with your income?
Working Isn’t Child Abuse!
I’ll be starting college next fall. Is it okay to take out student loans if you have no other income to live on while you’re in school?
Keeping College Costs In Check!
We live in Boston, and we’ve got three kids who are almost ready for college. My wife and I make about $114,000 a year combined, and …