Hour 1: Aired on Monday December 19, 2016. - Dave responds to people criticizing him for saying "Merry Christmas" on the show. - Dave rants about how this is the season of hope—and that hope comes from Jesus, not politicians. - Shauna (Raleigh, NC) wants to know if they should sell both their cars, or keep one. - Tommy (Dallas, TX) asks Dave if he should be saving while in debt. - Joe (Oklahoma City, OK) says his wife disagrees about tightening the budget. How does he get her on board? - Ben and Jennifer (Auburn, AL) are in the lobby to make their debt-free scream after paying off $34,000 in 7 months. - Trent has the Blinds.com question of the day. He asks if he should stop investing for two years while he pays off a $56,000 car loan. - Andy (Minneapolis, MN) wants to know where to put a second mortgage in the baby steps. - Andrew (Grand Rapids, MI) asks Dave if he should use company stock proceeds to pay off debt.