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

So long, ‘Suze Orman Show,’ TV’s only sane space in a money-crazed culture

March 25, 2015 at 12:00 AM

Saturday night’s final episode, after 13 years, of CNBC’s “The Suze Orman Show” might be viewed as one more positive indicator of an economic recovery. If Suze is moving on, could this somehow mean that Americans finally got their acts together and are back on the job, above water on their mortgages and storing adequate nuts away for the bitter financial winters that will surely come?

If you watch her financial advice show — as I have for more Saturday nights than I should admit — then you know this is certainly not the case.

In recent episodes, callers and on-camera guests have had the nerve to tell Suze (it feels almost wrong to refer to her by her last name, especially since she refers to most everyone as “girlfriend” and “boyfriend”) that they’re considering borrowing from their 401(k) balances to pay off other debts. They’re still mentioning car leases — one of Suze’s biggest no-no’s. They’ve co-signed student loans and car loans for children and grandchildren, which breaks her heart. Worst of all, they’re thinking about investing in whole-life insurance policies. That always sets her off.

 

Read Entire Article

Tag Cloud

long term goalis it true? speak new goalsocial security never insolventadd teenwaive home inspection bidretirementthree year car loanunder 18 financial giftsavingscommunity collegeFundscomparison shoppingLTCHolidayPost-Divorce8 month safety netSpendingHoliday Seasonoverspend on nights outAccuQuote.comhome buying budgetspecial saving accountlife insurance name trust as beneficiarydon't blow tax refunddeath benefit 20 to 25 times annual incomebudgetadult childrendebt freeYoung Adult get the most out of social security Durable Power of Attorney for Health Caretake actionLTCi ASAPbreakdown projected monthly housing costWarner Bros Television Groupadjust allocations identity theftdo you need life insurancedon't charge a pennyhome insurancemeet monthly Washingtonwives should be involved in retirementphysical healthheartacheswitch to roth 401(k)long-term care don't cover cosmetic dentistryCiti Simplicity Card Most Influential Celebrities Listmoney vowspaying for collegeFICO at least 720unexpected expensesocial securitywrite new goalLong Term Care premiumspremiumpay off debtAuto Savings push yourself to save more for retirementhousing marketdental discount planultimate compounding giftfraudulent returnSandy Hook Elementary SchoolAARP Social security calculatorkid borrow first!00% tuition paiddebit cardCory Bookerinitial tax break teach importance of helping othersgift grandchild IRA contributionbalance transfer zero rate transfer dealsschool financial goal phrase4 Must Have Documents public service loan forgiveness programRetirement SavingsAlarm Clockdon't extend mortgage Prime Rate Rise 2015face your financial fearHow To Build Credituniversal college accesshigh deductible health care planprescription tiermanage student loanscnbc alarm clockincentives for health care wellness screeningage appropriate choreteenslowest cost fund optionroth iraadvice for college graduates10 year repayment plan don't derail retirement savingsfinancing car max employee matchteach your child good money habitsverify wellness screening and programs6 month waiting periodAARPfinancial concernpreexisting condition not coveredsame-sex marriageMoney-SavingPBS Specialorigination feessocial security not going brokepay 100% cashFICO credit score credit card mortgagenear historic lows2015 record year car saleswould you decline a bonusonly offered while employed graduationfull retirement ageSelectQuote.combuy down dear suzefocus on needsStaffords this year have a fixed 6.8% interest rateresponsiblepay more than minimumUniversity of Illinoisno splurge FRA8 month emergency fundbest interest ratesgrandchild summer job IRA contributioncar loanreplace permanent life insurance with termSuze changed my life20% down payment avoid feescredit managementgay marriage ban end Florida Phyllis Shelton expert long-term careget health insurance401Kno sneaking in feessame sex marriage band end Floridahighest possible benefitcredit cardbad retirement planningraise insurance deductibledepreciating asset mental healthpermanent life insurancedon't buy wantsretain separate credit cardsbig results Suze approveddebtrent vs buyWall Streetdon't do five year car loanNew York LifeOverspendingFHA loan fees40% toward financial goalFinancial Systeminsurancesecure creditloan is giftallowancetaxeslife insuranceoverspend on gifts3 savings buckets car buying mistakesmortgagehome loan credit score below 740 3 step financial road map8 Rulescar leasingbetter loan dealsmonthly benefit get credit cardmultiple lendersFICO ScoreFinancial EducatorInfluential Celebrityno tax on withdrawlsterm insurancechildren under 18iffy incomeCOLAcan you afford itRevocable Living Trustsidelinedpurely financial standpointritual scheduleprotect and provide for minor child Credit scoredon't use allowance as bribebe true to yourselfchildren's bookprovider of financial supportmortgage disclosuredeath benefit needs for family20% down paymentbest loan deal BankHDHP marriage financial responsibilityStock Investmentslive below your meansopen enrollment review calculate dependents annual income needswomen longer life spanHDHP/HSAHeartMass Mutualdo not pay allowance for good behavior20% equityFree Debt Eliminatorholiday spendingHSA tax savingsdental savings planno private loanco-sign ETF'sFederal Funds Rateone credit cardloan big picture Suze OrmanCNBCanticipated salarytax ID theftLoveno fee transferhigher insurance deductiblepoint cost offset by savingsretirement accountsGoodbyereduce withholdingMoney MarketEasy Life Insurance Amy Lacyetbuying car 2016no retirement funds for down paymentleave a legacyage appropriate goalsignore 6 month grace period Forbes Top 10four steps to retirement savings loved ones dependent on incomehome related tax break bonus closing costs 2% of loanlower ratedoctor no longer in networkrolloverSchool of Social Workstay positiveHoliday Shoppinghigh FICO scoreconfident of solutionrising home prices10% donate to charitysave moneypositivepresident Obamaback door Roth IRAemployer funding HSAone annual feebuying a carsummer job match income Suze Orman spouse Kathy Travisfamily save at least $100 monthlyretirement planpay credit debt ASAPCollege of Veterinary MedicineOne Wallet At A TimeEric Dodge stretch out haircut appointmentstelevision hostAmericans don't use all paid vacation timedon't spend insurance yearly reviewgift not loanCivil Rightsmonthly dental insurance premiumdon't defer interest paymentsStudent Debtmaintain standard of livingsocial workSatisfyingRetirement IncomeMarlo Thomasis it necessary?mortgage brokerreduce monthly paymentinterest on student loansreduce interest rateloan no longer than 36monthsMothercommit2015 financial roadmapnot gender specific Gay Couplesswitch to spouse coverageCommencementUS Tax Codereal estate mistakescut monthly cable billhome ownershipallowance taskTelepicturessuccessannual cost of living adjustmentpay interest while in schoolautomatic paymentno negativityAdequate Auto and Home Insurancenot enough life insuranceconfidenthealthy aging file asapno late fee don't ignore open enrollmentbecome member secured carddream schoolunsubsidized Stafford loanpay down car loanlong term careThe Suze Orman Showrefundearn allowancestudent loan repayment estimatorinsurance mistakelearn good financial choicesjuggle multiple financial goals401(k) Contributionskids schedule paymentsbuy home you can affordno interestpaid vacation15-year refinance dealcommunity bank50 over 50Pay Off Debt Before Retirementresponsible with moneylower overall drug costbetter loan ratestitle insuranceCredit Card Interest Raterequired disclosurestore credit cardstraditional vs roth 401(k)no waiting periodget over life insurance phobiaautomate student loan paymentsovercome financial fearsstandard deduction increase retirement savingsStudent Debt CrisisForeclosure2016 adjust estimated taxcost of capitalization calculatorpublic service career student loan repayment Fiscal Responsibilitystudent loan repayment planCredit Card Rate Increasereferrals Lifestylestudentwomen long term careemotional stakesclosing feesemergency fund savingsemergency fund doctors in networktax refund fraudis it kind?bill paying prioritieslower mortgage interestSuze Orman Scholarshipfinancial fearsvalue moneyChanging Livesprotect your familyLong Term Care shoppingGrace2016 adjust withholdingRichcontribute household expenses ForbesFinancial Awareness Video FestivalHDHP's are not badshort term goal retirment savingscontribution Jose Rodriguezquick closingonly refinance if it paysletter to suzeIRA contribution gifted moneyreal estate marketlousy investmentmarriage inequalitycompare monthly expensesdangerous money seasonbe kind to yourselfBill and Pennygift up to 14,000teens and moneypercentage of women widowed 75-84credit reportrequire chore in exchange for allowancestandard ratelow credit scoreoverspend on dining outgrandparent IRA contribution healthy retirement weightcouple financesConventional loan PMIincrease emergency savingsHDHP'scollege studentincrease retirement contribution ratealternative FICO scoreFinancial Gift Cliffbuy homeborrowing plan borrow each year, capitalization is going to pile up Financial AdviceVeterinary SchoolBeautysavings pleasurelow-cost index mutual fundyours, mine & oursPrime Rate Increaseplan3 bucket approachhome budget after tax costmortgage interest tax deductionproperty taxpercentage men widowed 75-84exercise reguarlyUniversity of FloridaLTC shoppingautomatic withdraw to savings file taxes quicklyFinancial Power of AttorneyCPI-WNew american Dream at worst still pay 75% benefitSave Us Moneyenjoy saving verify retirement plan with HR or plan sponsorfinancial argumentsbe good examplepay down student loan debtFinancial Solutions For You2017 Taxeshome buying mistakesUrbana-ChampaignHDHP's are good for youcredit unioncharges on credit cardsetup automatic savings withdrawno life insurance financially irresponsibleemployer offered life insurancederailed planmax benefit coveredFinancial Awarenessfederal student loan deferment create new truthBaby BoomersEmployer Matched ContributionRoth 401(k)student loan debtmake saving a pleasureraise deductibleslong-term care premiumsMortgage Credit Availability Indexitemized deductionLong Term Care Insurance identity fraudInvest for savings growth20 year level term student loan repaymentlow down paymentNewtownhealthy retirement blood pressurebad decisionsmobile appInfluentialswomen outlive menavoid burn outInteresthigh premiumsconsider roth 401(k)dangerous retirement planrefinancecut monthly cellular billpaid in fulljanuary billsFinancialrepay student loansPersonal Financeback-to-school budgetGiftmoney-aware childsmall changes Gay Rightsis it necessarycollege graduateTeachpay high rate off firstterm life insuranceAshley Springerinterest capitalizationsave powerfulknow before you oweapproved medical 100% tax-freenegotiate points with bank or sellerFinal Goodbye19 years cash flow problemprotect dependent closing disclosuredental insurance costly insurance mistakeescrowvalentines daywomen live longerlet them have 50% controlGiftsStudent Loanmax employer matched 401(k) contributionlower premiumEmergency Savingsworst financial mistakeSandy Hook PromiseMoneySuze is my biggest mentorprotect loved ones loan necessityfinancial independenceshop online guaranteed level term policyFinancial Cliff3% debt transferred keep a schedulenew carBankruptcyalways use all paid time offCommunication Skills focus on new truth Suze Orman's Money Warsbetter termsExhibition


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