Orman was the contributing editor to “O” The Oprah Magazine for 16 years, the Costco Connection Magazine for over 18 years,
and hosted the award winning Suze Orman Show, which aired every Saturday night on CNBC for 13 years. Over her television career
Suze has accomplished that which no other television personality ever has before. Not only is she the single most successful
fundraiser in the history of Public Television, but she has also garnered an unprecedented eight Gracie awards, more than anyone
in the entire history of this prestigious award. The Gracies recognize the nation’s best radio, television, and cable programming
for, by, and about women.
“When I was five or six I could not pronounce my R’s, S’s or T’s. So words such as beautiful came out as boobital.
In fact if you listen closely to me speak to this day you can still hear it. Words such as fear and fair, bear and beer
come out the same.
Because I could not speak, I could not read very well. Because I could not read, I would always score one of the lowest in the class on exams. I knew I was dumb, everyone I knew thought I was dumb...”