Suze Orman

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name: Suze Orman
Real Name/Full Name: Susan Lynn “Suze” Orman
Gender: Female
Age: 71 years old
Birth Date: 5 June 1951
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.63 m
Weight: 55 kg
Sexual Orientation: Lesbian
Marital Status: Married
Kathy Travis (m. 2010)
Children: No
Profession: American author, financial advisor, motivational speaker, television host, and podcast host
Net Worth in 2022: $40 million
Social Media: Instagram

American financial guru Suze Orman is also an author, TV host, and motivational speaker. She was given the chance to host her own program, “The Suze Orman Show,” by CNBC in 2002 due to her financial expertise, for which she was honored with the Gracie Award in 2006. She is also widely renowned for writing multiple books on various financial subjects.

What is the net worth of Suze Orman?

Suze Orman got her $40 million net worth from Merrill Lynch, Prudential Bache Securities, and her own Financial Group as of June 2022.

her broadcast appearances and guest spots on celebrity-focused programs including Paula’s Party and The Oprah Winfrey Show.

A New York Times best-selling novelist is Suze Orman. She is a “force in the personal finance industry” and a “one-woman financial advisory powerhouse,” claims USA Today. She is one of America’s top financial experts as a result.

When was Suze Orman born?

Suze Orman was born to a Jewish family on June 5, 1951, in Chicago. Her mother is from Romania and works as a local religious official; her father is from Russia and works in a poultry factory.


The University of Illinois awarded Suze Orman a B.A. in social work in 1976. Due to financial difficulties in her family, she was forced to leave school, so she moved to California and started working as a waitress at the Buttercup Bakery.

After quitting her work, she planned to create her own restaurant, and she had saved $52,000 from her savings and well-wishers. She went to Merrill Lynch, unsure of what to do with such a significant sum of money, but she lost everything after taking a broker’s terrible advice. She had to study finance extensively as a result of her painful experience.

What are the ag, height, and weight of Suze Orman?

As of 2022, Suze, who was born on June 5, 1951, will be 71 years old. She is 55 kg in weight and 1.63 meters tall.


Orman worked as an account executive at Merrill Lynch where she gained knowledge of numerous investment kinds after losing her whole investment in options trading. Before becoming a vice president of Prudential Bache Securities in 1983, she spent some time developing her skills on her own.

After mastering formidable financial abilities, she established her own financial company, Suze Orman Financial Group, in California in 1987. She ran her own business for a number of years while penning her first booklet, “The Facts about Single Premium Whole Life.”

She wrote three books in the years that followed her booklet, “The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom,” “You Earned it, Don’t Lose It,” and “The Courage to be Rich,” all of which were released between 1997 and 1999. The Road to Wealth, The Lessons of Life, and The Money Laws are some of her other writings.


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As she ascended to the top of the financial success ladder in 2002, CNBC began airing The Suze Orman Show, her television program. In 2008, she made an appearance on the Oprah Winfrey Show and distributed free copies of her book “Women and Money,” which has been downloaded approximately two million times. She made her television debut on America’s Money Class with Suze on the Oprah Winfrey Network in 2011 and was later featured on Oprah’s Allstars. She has written columns for numerous journals and websites.

Awards and Achievements

Here are just a few of Orman’s numerous honors. For her book “The Courage to Be Rich,” Orman received the Motivational Book Award in 1999. In 2002, business journalism received the TJFR Group News Luminaries Award for lifetime achievement. In 2007, she and her program won the AWRT Gracie Allen Award for Outstanding Talk Show. She was ranked among the top ten most influential celebrities of 2013 by Forbes magazine.

Who is the husband of Suze Orman?

Suze Orman wed Kathy Travis in 2010, and since she came out as gay in 2007, she has been open about it.