Financial guru dedicated to helping people live debt-free.
He owned a brokerage firm, Ramsey Investments Inc., when he was in his twenties; his rental real estate portfolio was valued at over $4 million, and he was one of the youngest brokers in Tennessee to gain admittance to the Graduate Realtors Institute.
His catchphrase was "It's about your life and your money"; his advice often reflected his Christian beliefs.
He fathered three children with his wife, Sharon.
He was featured on "60 Minutes," "The Oprah Winfrey Show," and many other television programs.