Suze Orman is the author of four consecutive New York Times
bestsellers, The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom
; The Courage to Be Rich
; The Road to Wealth
; and The Laws of Money, The Lessons of Life
; and the national bestsellers, You've Earned It, Don't Lose It
and Suze Orman's Financial Guidebook
. The host of her own national award-winning CNBC-TV show, which airs every Saturday night, she is a contributing editor to O: The Oprah Magazine
and is the featured writer on Yahoo! Personal Finance with her bi-weekly Money Matters
series. She has written, co-produced, and hosted four PBS specials based on her bestselling books, which are among the network's most successful fundraisers ever. The most recent, inspired by The Laws of Money
, The Lessons of Life
, earned her an Emmy award.
A Certified Financial Planner Professional®, Suze Orman directed the Suze Orman Financial Group from 1987-1997, served as Vice President — Investments for Prudential Bache Securities from 1983-87, and from 1980-83, was an Account Executive at Merrill Lynch. In 2003 she was inducted into the Books for Better Life Awards' Hall of Fame in recognition of her ongoing contributions to self-improvement. A highly sought-after public speaker worldwide, she was profiled in Worth magazine's 100th issue as among those "who have revolutionized the way America thinks about money."