The Financial Whisperer to Trump’s America

POLITICO Magazine’s Tim Alberta profiles Dave Ramsey, radio host of the popular “The Dave Ramsey Show.” He has amassed a following of 13 million weekly listeners with his straightforward financial advice. Ramsey, who advocates for fiscal conservatism and self-reliance, originally started a financial advice seminar at his church based on what he learned from his own bankruptcy in the 1980s. Ramsey says, “I find the regular guy can make it just fine if government will leave him alone, let him keep more of his money—and not take away his belief that it is up to him.”

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