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What’s really causing your recurring debt?

September 22, 2013 at 8:04 PM

CNBC – Published: Friday, 20 Sep 2013
By: Sakina Spruell | Producer

Do you keep finding yourself with debt that just won't go away? Every time you pay off your credit card, do you feel compelled to run out and charge it back up again? If so, your problem may not be financial at all.

“Over the 30 years I have been working with people and their money, I have come to believe you can't fix financial problems with money,” Suze Orman said.

On an upcoming episode of “The Suze Orman Show,” viewers will hear Randee of Raleigh, N.C., tell Orman that, despite multiple attempts to stop, she keeps running up $20,000 in credit card debt. After Orman asks a few questions, it becomes obvious that the guest is grappling with more than debt.


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