Suze Orman TwitterSuze Orman FacebookSuze Orman YouTubeSuze Orman LinkedIn
View Blog & News List

Sandy Hook Promise

January 14, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) is a non-profit corporation* created by members of the community of Newtown, Connecticut in response to the shooting on December 14, 2012, at the Sandy Hook Elementary School, which killed 20 children, four teachers and two administrators.

A Promise Is Born

There was a gathering of people in Newtown. It was in someone’s kitchen, and it was filled with friends and neighbors who knew they needed to be together. Gradually, as they spoke, they also realized something else. They understood that they had a responsibility. To honor the kids and teachers they’d lost, as well as the survivors. They promised to do whatever they could to not let this tragedy stand as just another in our country’s history.

Learn More

 

Sandy Hook Promise

Tag Cloud

escrowbuying car 201620 year level term no late fee Holiday SeasonBill and PennyGracecnbc alarm clockfederal student loan deferment leave a legacypay down car loanwaive home inspection bidschool retirementworkaholic3 step financial road mapOne Wallet At A Timeconfident of solutionpay more than minimumcharges on credit cardForbes Top 10marriage inequalityfinancial concerncredit utilization ratewomen outlive mencar leasinggraduationTeachPrime Rate Increaseteens and moneycalculate dependents annual income needskids schedule paymentsno retirement funds for down paymentiffy incomeprotect loved ones paid in full40% toward financial goalsuccessCollege of Veterinary MedicineSuze Orman Scholarshipmobile apploan necessitytax refund fraudback door Roth IRApresident Obamasecure creditmaintain standard of livingPost-Divorceterm life insuranceOverspendingYoung Adult open enrollment review FICO Scoreis it kind?ultimate compounding giftfinancial fearsone annual fee2016 adjust estimated taxresponsibleanticipated salarydo you need life insurancehealthy youFederal Stafford loanpeace of mindfinancial independencestore credit cardsincrease emergency savingsface your financial fearFiscal Responsibilitycut monthly cellular billpaid vacationteensInfluentialsitemized deductionSuze changed my lifeplanpremiumterm insurancepercentage men widowed 75-84enjoy saving Federal Funds RatePay Off Debt Before Retirementtax ID theftfinancing car replace permanent life insurance with term6 month waiting periodlower ratedebit cardPBS SpecialHigh Credit Score3 bucket approachprotect your familytelevision hostGiftadd teenswitch to roth 401(k)rollovercredit unionSuze Orman spouse Kathy TravisCommencementreal estate mistakesdoctor no longer in networkletter to suzeraise deductiblesAdequate Auto and Home Insurancemarriage financial responsibilitydon't blow tax refundclosing disclosurecreate new truthborrowing plan CD's8 month emergency fundFundsCory BookerLoveraise insurance deductiblehighest possible benefitfour steps to retirement savings home buying mistakesno negativityjuggle multiple financial goalshigh premiumsAARP Social security calculatorshop online guaranteed level term policyretirement planHDHP's are not badaffordabilityLong Term Care shoppingHDHP CNBCHSA tax savingsphysical healthverify retirement plan with HR or plan sponsorcommunity bankLegal GuardianCiti Simplicity Card 2015 financial roadmapage appropriate goals3% debt transferred identity theft50 over 50unsubsidized Stafford loansame sex marriage band end Floridaraising interest ratestitle insuranceFinancial CliffUniversity of Floridalower interest rateis it true? 20% equityinsurance yearly reviewFinancial Advicehome buying budgetSwap Older Annuities or Life Insurance US Tax Codeinsurance mistakecommissionslowest cost fund optioninitial tax break get credit cardno waiting periodpositiveearn more on savingsspecial saving accountmortgage brokerSandy Hook Elementary SchoolAmy LacyetBankruptcySandy Hook Promisebest interest of investorhigher insurance deductible!00% tuition paidswitch to spouse coveragechildren under 18rising home pricesvalue moneyeight month living expense back-to-school budgetLifestylesmall changes save ignore 6 month grace period home ownershipbe kind to yourselfUniversity of IllinoisLong Term Care premiumshealthy gumsdon't use allowance as bribe15-year refinance dealadult childrenmortgage disclosureFixed Rate Mortgageteach your child good money habitsSuze Orman's Money Warsgift not loanonly refinance if it payscompare monthly expensesfamily save at least $100 monthlycredit managementmax employee matchexercise reguarlyARMspeak new goalbecome member ARM Cautionget health insuranceFinancial Power of Attorneyis it necessary?suitablemultiple lenderseliminate credit card debtstaycationno life insurance financially irresponsiblechildren's bookMust Have Documentsno splurge Emergency Savingssavings pleasureAmericans don't use all paid vacation timepermanent life insuranceNew York Lifetraditional vs roth 401(k)401(k) ContributionsFree Debt Eliminatordon't cover cosmetic dentistryretirement accountsbudgetallowanceresponsible with moneyavoid burn outfull retirement agefiduciarysocial security not going brokebuy down non conventional routeNew american Dream Long Term Care Insurance pay down student loan debtaccelerate dental workshort term goal stay positivehome related tax break bonus 20% down paymentcommunity collegestandard rateschedule vacationCombo Insurance Productshealthy retirement weight10 year repayment plan roth iraidentity fraudbest interest ratesbill paying prioritiesCOLA2015 record year car salesfraudulent returncouple financesrequire chore in exchange for allowancepush yourself to save more for retirementcredit reportForbeshealthy aging save moneymonthly dental insurance premiumpublic service loan forgiveness programage appropriate choreStaffords this year have a fixed 6.8% interest rateJose Rodriguezdon't extend mortgage teach importance of helping otherswould you decline a bonusgift up to 14,000financial goal phraseco-sign Eric Dodge Revocable Trustlife insurancestudentreduce monthly paymentlousy investmentCredit Card Interest Ratemax benefit covereddangerous money seasoncomparison shoppingLTCi ASAPjanuary billsThe Suze Orman Showbuy home you can affordNewtownstrained relationship4 Must Have Documents no interestinterest capitalizationBeautyBanklet them have 50% controldepreciating asset Financial EducatorGay Rightsbalance transfer low-cost index mutual fundHow To Build Creditstudent loan repayment planautomatic paymentdon't derail retirement savingstoo expensive schooluniversal college accessFICO at least 720Financial Gift Cliffwrite new goalritual scheduleprovider of financial supportUrbana-Champaigndental savings planhome insuranceAARPIRA contribution gifted moneyCPI-W3 savings buckets low credit scoreraise your deductibleSave Us MoneyDeath Benefitretirment savingsloan big picture Selfishstudent loan repaymentlive below your meanssocial security never insolventinterest on student loansStudent DebtRichadjust allocations Minor Children prescription tiermortgagestudent loan repayment estimatorFRAborrow each year, capitalization is going to pile up Suze approveddon't buy wantsSuze is my biggest mentorpay 100% cash15 year mortgagegift grandchild IRA contributiondo not pay allowance for good behaviormanage student loansgrandparent IRA contribution rent vs buyderailed planrefund2017 Taxespowerfulbetter loan dealsfocus on needsdeath benefit needs for familyMortgage Credit Availability Indexbest loan deal professional advisorbe good examplesummer job match income keep a schedulebetter termsGay Couplesbuy homeclosing costs 2% of loangay marriage ban end Florida Revocable Living Trustloan is giftRetirement Savingspay credit debt ASAPbuying a carpoint cost offset by savingsmoney vowsunder 18 financial gifthigh deductible health care planPrime Rate Rise 2015breakdown projected monthly housing costcostly legal low mileage discountemergency fund Warner Bros Television Groupearn allowancewomen longer life spanMotherdebtbad retirement planninglow down paymentemployer offered life insurancedon't ignore open enrollmentspring summer Veterinary SchoolSchool of Social WorkStock Investmentsgrandchild summer job IRA contributionEmployer Matched ContributionFinal Goodbyecompare provider pricingloan no longer than 36monthsoverspend on giftscredit cardwomen live longerbig results Money-SavingWall StreetStudent Debt Crisiscontribution secured cardcommitno tax on withdrawlsmental healthAshley Springeronly offered while employed Mass MutualHeartrepay student loansFederal Reservecontribute household expenses overspend on nights outone credit cardraising mortgage rates 740 credit scorehousing marketCommunication Skills burn outpaying for collegepercentage of women widowed 75-84LTCcollege graduateSuze Ormanapproved medical 100% tax-freecut monthly cable billcar loanheartacheTelepicturesdon't spend file taxes quicklyFinancial Systemdon't defer interest paymentsInfluential Celebrityhealthy teethquick closingdon't do five year car loanHDHP's are good for youAuto Savings pay interest while in schooltaxes2016 adjust withholding30 year mortgage 8 RulesPersonal Financeorigination feeshigh credit score discountHolidayInvest for savings growthno sneaking in feesemployer funding HSAknow before you owedon't charge a pennyemotional stakesmax employer matched 401(k) contributionEasy Life Insurance Financial Solutions For Youreal estate marketnew carPhyllis Shelton expert long-term careCivil RightsWillautomate student loan paymentsbetter loan ratesconfidentengaged in financesdream schooldoctors in networkMarlo Thomasdangerous retirement planprotect and provide for minor child mortgage interest tax deductionrequired disclosuresocial securitylearn good financial choicesETF'sInflation BenefitinsuranceChanging LivesHigh FICO Score = Better Ratefocus on new truth is it necessaryalways use all paid time offshorter payback periodGoodbyehigher monthly paymentfinancial aidovercome financial fearsunexpected expenseyours, mine & oursStudent Loanallowance taskhigh FICO scorelower premiumincrease retirement savings8 month safety netCredit Card Rate Increasereduce withholdingannual cost of living adjustmentno apologylong-term care premiumsFICO credit score credit card mortgagecar buying mistakesSpendinghome budget after tax costno private loanscostly insurance mistakeForeclosure10% donate to charityzero rate transfer dealsdebt freeVital Documentsfinancial argumentsrefinancereduce interest ratereferrals Moneypreexisting condition not coveredHDHP'sprotect dependent savingsincentives for health care wellness screeninghealthy retirement blood pressure20 to 25 times annual incomeFinancialpurely financial standpointmeet monthly dear suzevalentines dayholiday spendingExhibitionDurable Power of Attorney for Health Caremoney-aware childmake saving a pleasureemergency fund savingsFinancial Awarenessget over life insurance phobiaoverspend on dining outsame-sex marriagenear historic lowsSatisfyingnot enough life insurancealternative FICO scoredental discount plancan you afford itAccuQuote.comdeath benefit 20 to 25 times annual income19 years cash flow problemMoney MarketBaby Boomerswomen long term caretake actionConventional loan PMIlong-term care wives should be involved in retirementpay high rate off firstno private loanaffordable premiumHDHP/HSAincreased auto insurance premiumloved ones dependent on incomecost of capitalization calculatorstandard deduction verify wellness screening and programsnegotiate points with bank or sellerlower mortgage interestSelectQuote.comGiftsbad decisionssocial workpay off debtlong term goalconsider roth 401(k)lower overall drug costworst financial mistakeCredit scoreno fee transferat worst still pay 75% benefitsetup automatic savings withdrawmonthly benefit Most Influential Celebrities Liststretch out haircut appointmentsLTC shoppingbe true to yourselfproperty taxstudent loan debtadvice for college graduatesHoliday Shopping20% down payment avoid feesAlarm Clockkid borrow firstlife insurance name trust as beneficiaryWashingtonhome buying seasonhome loan credit score below 740 Interestpublic service career student loan repayment high down paymentlong term careincrease retirement contribution rateretain separate credit cardsFinancial Awareness Video Festivaldental insurance three year car loanFederal PLUS loanautomatic withdraw to savings FHA loan fees401Knot gender specific closing feescollege studentRetirement Incomefile asapRoth 401(k)get the most out of social security sidelined


View Blog & News List
People First. Then Money. Then Things.
Connect with me on Facebook Connect with me on YouTube Connect with me on Twitter
© 2017 Suze Orman Media Inc. All rights reserved.
 
 |  Search  |  Sitemap  |  Privacy  |  Terms
Sign Up For E-mail Offers
Open Panel
Close Panel