"I get so frustrated when people tell me it's unrealistic to create an eight-month emergency savings fund, or have money saved for a home down payment, or pay off their $5,000 credit card balance."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Suze Orman on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Suze Orman on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Suze Orman on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Suze Orman on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Suze Orman on Robert Frost
"Money is such an amazing teacher: What you choose to do with your money shows whether you are truly powerful or powerless."
"The chances of a bank going out of business are extremely slim, but it's always a good idea to spread around major sums so every penny is backed by insurance."
"The most important loan to pay is your student loan. It's more important than your mortgage, car and credit card payments. You cannot discharge student loan debt in the majority of cases."
"Rather than saying, 'My checking account is a wreck,' change it to 'I will learn how to track my spending and balance my checkbook.'"
"A wise woman recognizes when her life is out of balance and summons the courage to act to correct it, she knows the meaning of true generosity, happiness is the reward for a life lived in harmony, with a courage and grace."