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Money anxiety is at the heart of all the calls: a woman whose husband won't deal with money, a daughter stressed over her father's finances, and a son worried he pushed his parents into bankruptcy.
Dawn's ex is unemployed, so she's helped him pay his mortgage. She wants to know if she can deduct the interest?
Andrea, who's 49, asks Suze if she can afford to spend $6,000 on a Rolex watch for her 50th birthday.
Caroline, who's 27, wants to know if she can afford to spend $10,000 to go on a Mount Everest Base Camp Trek.
Are you ignoring your money? How opening your eyes to what you have will change your financial future.
Are you ignoring your money? How opening your eyes to what you have will change your financial future. A woman who handles all the family finances wants to learn to say "no" without being the "bad guy." Viewers ask if they can afford a Tennessee Walking Horse, an African safari.
Amy is a young mom with bad credit. She says her financial past is preventing her from starting her new life and needs help building a financially stable future for her, her fiancé, and her kids.
Tricia's parents had joint credit cards. Dad died and mom was told she'd have to reapply in her name only. Is this true?
Kristina's fiance says she's contributing too much to her 401(k). Should she put in less so she can pay off debt?
Artie, who's 56, says he feels like he's been working forever and wants to know if he's on track to retire debt-free in 6 years when he begins to collect his pension.
Everyone is excited the real estate market is bouncing back, but is it really the time to jump in? A couple is tired of waking up to raw sewage in their bathroom and wants out of their condo, but isn't sure whether it¿s time to buy a home or not. Viewers ask if they can afford a Yamaha motorcycle, Amish-made custom furniture.
Steffanie and Jamie live in a small one-bedroom condo and because of problems with the building, would love to leave it for a small house of their own. But, if they sell their place now, they'd have to sell at a loss. Do they stick it out or can they afford to move on?
Emilie in Kansas says her sister made her mom co-signer of her sister's student loans without her knowledge. She wants to know what she can do?
Kraig asks Suze if he can afford to spend $12,290 on a Yamaha V Star 1300 Tourer.
Jessica in Texas, who's 30, tells Suze she's afraid all their retirement accounts will be wiped out if the economy tanks. She wants to know if she's worrying about nothing.
The differences between debt management and debt settlement companies & which is the best route to take. A young couple is torn between paying down student loans or buying a house. Viewers ask if they can afford a wedding ring, laser skin resurfacing.
Alex graduated with $145,000 of student loan debt while his wife Nicole, is a saver who doesn't believe in debt. Nicole has been saving for a house but Alex's debt makes her very uncomfortable. They want to know which makes more sense, paying off the rest of Alex's student loans or buying a house?
Gissette, who's 30, wants to know if she can afford to pay $30,000 to get her son into a private school.
Beth is 43 and a single teacher. She tells Suze she got a late start saving for retirement and wants to know if she's on track to retire at 60.
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.