O's financial expert on the six words she lives by, protecting loved ones and her inner hockey player. 1. What words do you live by?
People first, then money, then things.
2. What's the hardest truth to tell?
A truth that you know someone needs to hear, but one you also know will be very hard for them to hear.
3. What makes a person fearless?
Protecting someone they love.
4. What's left on your "To Do" list?
Lose 30 pounds.
5. What do you ask yourself most often?
I always ask myself, "Am I doing what is right or am I doing what is easy?"
6. What's one thing that's always overrated?
7. When/how did you last surprise yourself?
On March 26, 2011, I hit a puck through a tiny little hole from mid-rink at the Black Hawks game in front of 22,000 people, and countless more on TV!
8. What's the most daring thing you've done?
Write my first book.
9. What makes you still?
Being on my boat on the ocean going nowhere, but feeling like I am everywhere.
10. What are you an expert at?
Personal finance, money and human financial behavior.
As an Emmy Award-winning television host, New York Times best-selling author, and one of the most prolific motivational speakers today, Suze Orman is one of America's favorite personal finance experts.
After working at a major brokerage firm for seven years, Orman directed the Suze Orman Financial Group from 1987-1997. In May 2008, Time Magazine named her one of The World's Most Influential People, and in 2007 BusinessWeek designated her the top female motivational speaker. Orman has won seven Gracie Allen Awards, the most ever awarded to an individual in the organization's 33-year history. She has lectured widely throughout the United States, South Africa, Asia, and Canada to audiences of up to 100,000 people, and has been featured as a guest expert on numerous television shows, including The Oprah Winfrey Show. She is currently a co-host of Ask Oprah's All Stars on OWN.