Photo Courtesy OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network"People with money do not inspire me. People who live a wealthy life regardless of what they have and they don't have, those people inspire me." ~Suze Orman
On the eve of her new show, "America's Money Class with Suze Orman," America's most trusted personal finance advisor and best-selling author offered some valuable advice on financial planning in marriage and education, predictions for the economy in 2012, and why her new show is the greatest gift she could have given herself.
Shine: Can you give us a brief 2012 economic forecast?
Suze Orman: I think that 2012 is not going to be an easy year, but I have been saying that now for many years. In comparison to what is going to be happening in other countries, we are not going to look quite as bad. I do think that you are going to see real estate in many of the areas, the sand states--Florida, Las Vegas, or Arizona-probably continue to go down. In big metropolitan areas, real estate has probably hit its bottom-New York City.Read More »from Exclusive: Suze Orman Talks Money Secrets