Suze Orman

Is Suze Right? Do Emergency Funds Now Trump Debt Repayment?

Recently, an astute reader pointed me towards a very interesting Yahoo! Finance article entitled Suze Orman and the New Rules of Credit Card Debt. In the article, Suze changes her usual tune of paying down debt above all else – here’s a key quote: “If you have an unpaid credit card balance [and] not much …

Review: The Courage To Be Rich

The Courage To Be Rich was one of the very first personal finance books I read after my financial meltdown. At the time, this book felt too … touchy-feely for what I needed. I wanted solutions immediately, solutions that I could apply to my life – I knew there was a problem and I felt …

The Simple Dollar Morning Roundup: Suze Orman Reaction Edition

Over the weekend, personal finance guru Suze Orman came out of the closet. While I applaud her courage, I personally don’t care too much – personal finance advice is personal finance advice, regardless of your personal preferences, at least in my eyes. However, as with any social issue, you can learn a lot about society …

Review: The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, and Broke

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, and Broke is an attempt by Suze Orman to take personal finance ideas that traditionally appeal to older generations and make them palatable to Generation Y. The back states clearly that this isn’t your parents’ personal finance book, but is there anything really interesting or different about the …

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, And Broke: Buy or Don’t Buy?

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, and Broke is an attempt by Suze Orman to take personal finance ideas that traditionally appeal to older generations and make them palatable to Generation Y. The back states clearly that this isn’t your parents’ personal finance book, but is there anything really interesting or different about the …

Dave Ramsey vs. Suze Orman: Which Plan For Dealing With Debts Is Best?

Recently, AllFinancialMatters posed the following question: which method of getting out of debt works better, Suze Orman‘s or Dave Ramsey‘s? Here are the compared plans: Here’s Dave Ramsey’s Snowball Method for paying off credit cards: Step 1 – Make a list of all your credit cards, ranked in order from the highest balance to the …

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, And Broke: Chapters 7 – 10

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, and Broke is an attempt by Suze Orman to take personal finance ideas that traditionally appeal to older generations and make them palatable to Generation Y. The back states clearly that this isn’t your parents’ personal finance book, but is there anything really interesting or different about the …

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, And Broke: Chapters 4 – 6

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, and Broke is an attempt by Suze Orman to take personal finance ideas that traditionally appeal to older generations and make them palatable to Generation Y. The back states clearly that this isn’t your parents’ personal finance book, but is there anything really interesting or different about the …

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, And Broke: Chapters 1 – 3

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, and Broke is an attempt by Suze Orman to take personal finance ideas that traditionally appeal to older generations and make them palatable to Generation Y. The back states clearly that this isn’t your parents’ personal finance book, but is there anything really interesting or different about the …

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, And Broke: Overview

The Money Book For The Young, Fabulous, and Broke is an attempt by Suze Orman to take personal finance ideas that traditionally appeal to older generations and make them palatable to Generation Y. The back states clearly that this isn’t your parents’ personal finance book, but is there anything really interesting or different about the …

Deconstructing Suze Orman

This week, The Simple Dollar is deconstructing five top personal finance and investing pundits and asking the big questions about their track record and their message. If you flip through the channels on many evenings, you’ve probably seen Suze, perched behind her desk on her personal finance show on CNBC. You almost can’t help but …

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Review: The 9 Steps To Financial Freedom

The overall point of The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom is laid out clearly on the very first page of the book. The premise of the entire book is that conquering fears is the key to financial freedom. In other words, most of the limiting factors to financial success exist in the walls we’ve built …

The 9 Steps To Financial Freedom: Buy or Don’t Buy?

This week, The Simple Dollar is conducting a detailed review of Suze Orman’s The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom. This title has appeared on countless personal finance shelves over the past decade; does the content inside hold up? We aim to answer that very question. Now we come around to the big question about The …

The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom: Steps 7-9

This week, The Simple Dollar is conducting a detailed review of Suze Orman’s The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom. This title has appeared on countless personal finance shelves over the past decade; does the content inside hold up? We aim to answer that very question. Yesterday, we looked at the fourth, fifth, and sixth steps …

The 9 Steps To Financial Freedom: Steps 4-6

This week, The Simple Dollar is conducting a detailed review of Suze Orman’s The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom. This title has appeared on countless personal finance shelves over the past decade; does the content inside hold up? We aim to answer that very question. Yesterday, we looked at the first three steps in The …

The 9 Steps To Financial Freedom: Steps 1-3

This week, The Simple Dollar is conducting a detailed review of Suze Orman’s The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom. This title has appeared on countless personal finance shelves over the past decade; does the content inside hold up? We aim to answer that very question. Yesterday, we looked at The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom …

The 9 Steps To Financial Freedom: Overview

This week, The Simple Dollar is conducting a detailed review of Suze Orman’s The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom. This title has appeared on countless personal finance shelves over the past decade; does the content inside hold up? We aim to answer that very question. The overall point of The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom …

Is There Something Wrong With Me If Suze Orman Appears In My Dreams?

Last night, I was reading through a personal finance book (one of the upcoming ones in the 52 Weeks… series) when I dozed off to sleep. In my dream, I was playing catch with Suze Orman in the outfield at Wrigley Field, and she kept shouting at me in that distinctive tone of hers that …

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