Why getting someone a gift card is the last thing you should do. A young father grapples with guilt after losing his job. Viewers ask if they can afford to buy holiday gifts including Kansas City Chiefs season tickets, a Big Apple Christmas trip and a family portrait.
The rules of the road when it comes to Federal student loans.
Carla in New Jersey calls to ask Suze if she should cash out her 401(k) and use the money to pay off her mortgage.
Anisha is a young lawyer with more than $220,000 of student loan debt. She's worried she'll never be able to pay it off and enjoy life, and has come to Suze for a plan.
Adam in New York calls to tell Suze his credit card offers free access to credit scores. He wonders if there's any drawbacks.
Rachel, who's 28, wants to know if she can afford to spend $200,000 to buy a starter condo in Washington, D.C.
Meg, who's 33, wants to know if she can afford to spend $12,500 to buy a new smart electric drive car.
Joan, who's 52, single, and lives in Virginia, tells Suze she wants to retire at 62 to travel and spend time with her sisters. She wants to know if she's on track to meet her goal.
How peer lending works and whether it could work for you.
Kate, a music teacher overwhelmed by debt and living in one of the most expensive areas of the country, is considering using a lending club loan to pay off her credit cards. She's come to Suze for advice.
Suzanne tells Suze she made a mistake when she bought her whole life insurance policy. She wants to know what to do now.
Alex, who's 30, asks Suze if he can afford to spend $15,000 to buy a DeLorean, the car from "Back to the Future."
Elise, who's 60, single and living in Illinois, tells Suze she wants to retire at 65 and move to her lakeside condo in North Carolina. She wants to know if she's on track to meet her goal.
All new! How to control spendthrift spouses. Dealing with broke parents. Spenders vs. savers. What's fair when you have a blended family. Viewers ask if they can afford to take a year-long sabbatical, a cruise to Belize.
Katherine in Michigan asks Suze to help both her and her husband learn to live within their means.
Kayla in California tells Suze her boyfriend won't get life insurance to protect her. She wants to know what she should do.
Marvette in Texas asks Suze how she and her fiance can get on the same financial page.
Kendra in Montana tells Suze she doesn't have a lot saved but wants to know if she should still try to buy a home now.
Kimber in Illinois asks Suze how she and her family can balance saving for tomorrow with living for today.
Ann in Ohio says her parents are broke and want her to pay off their credit card debts. She wants to know what she should do.
Many financial problems have nothing to do with a lack or abundance of income but with your mental state.
If you are feeling pressure to join the gift-buying herd, take heed to this holiday action plan by Suze Orman before you shop.
Suze Orman maintains that bankruptcy is a viable alternative to being over your head in debt.