David L. Ramsey III (born September 3, 1960) is an American financial writer, radio and television host.
His syndicated radio program, The Dave Ramsey Show, is promoted with a tagline that it is about "Life and Money," and is heard on over 350 radio stations throughout the United States and Canada, and also on XM and Sirius satellite radio. He has written over 14 books, three of which have been on the New York Times Best Seller list. His books and broadcasts often feature a conservative Christian perspective that reflects Ramsey's own religious beliefs.
Ramsey's current company, The Lampo Group, is headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee, and oversees three divisions geared toward financial counseling.
He has been featured on many media outlets including The Oprah Winfrey Show, 60 Minutes, and The Early Show on CBS. He has also recorded a pilot and six episodes of a reality show named The Dave Ramsey Project for CBS; however, the Network decided not to air the program. He is the host of The Dave Ramsey Show at 8pm ET and repeated at 12am weekdays on the new Fox Business Network.