SAVAGE | Terry Savage
Personal Finance Expert, Investment and Market Commentator, Media Personality
Terry Savage is a nationally known expert on personal finance, the markets, and the economy. Terry is a regular blogger at the Huffington Post. She is a frequent guest on television and radio shows, including CNN, CBS, and appeared many times on Oprah.
Terry is in demand as a speaker at business meetings across the country. Her lively presentation style entertains as well as informs, whether talking about global economics, investing techniques, or personal finances.
Terry’s most recent book is a new edition of The Savage Truth on Money, which was named one of the ten best money books of the year by Amazon.com in its first edition. Her other current best-selling book: The Savage Number: How Much Money Do You Really Need to Retire? was published in Fall, 2009 and deals with issues in retirement planning and investing.
Terry’s financial expertise comes from experience. She started her career as a stockbroker, and became a founding member — and the first woman trader — on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. Savage was also a member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange where she traded interest rate contracts and currency futures. She is a registered investment advisor for both stocks and futures.
Terry Savage has won numerous awards, including the National Press Club award for Outstanding Consumer Journalism, and the Outstanding Personal Finance Columnist award given by the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and two Emmys for her television work.
SPEECH TITLES AND DESCRIPTIONS
Who will Bail YOU Out?
Planning for your finances and retirement in the slow economy and beyond. A look at the economy, the markets, and your investments!
The Savage Truth on Money
Financial speaker Terry Savage presents everything you need to know about investing and financial planning, including tips on how to reach your retirement goals, how to save and borrow for college, how to organize and manage your money using your home computer, important information about estate planning, and how to guard against the financial disasters related to growing older. Questions and answers sessions are an important part of this seminar – any topic is fair game!
The Savage Number: How Much Money Do You Need to Retire?
Are you preparing for retirement, or just keeping your fingers crossed? Keynote speaker Terry Savage shows you how to save and invest for the future, no matter what your age. How long will you live, how much you will need, how much you should invest – and what financial disasters loom? This and more will be covered in Savage’s highly motivational and fascinating style.