901-754-9404
My List0

We've now made it easier for you to research and save your favorite keynotes speakers. Click on the + sign to add a speaker to your Speaker List and email your favorites to colleagues and friends.

}
Back to Speakers
Jean Chatzky, Women's Issues Speaker

Jean Chatzky

    • Personal Financial Expert, Appearing on Today Show
Fee Range

$30,000 - $50,000

Travels From

New York

Jean Chatzky - 5 Tips to Pay off Your Debt

Jean Chatzky - 5 Tips to Pay off Your Debt

Jean Chatzky Video

Jean Chatzky Video

Jean Chatzky

Jean Chatzky

Financial keynote speaker Jean Chatzky, award-winning journalist, best-selling author and sought-after motivational speaker, has created a global platform that is making significant strides to help millions of men and women battle an epidemic with a devastating impact - debt. Jean is the financial editor for NBC's Today, a contributing editor for More magazine, a columnist for The New York Daily News, and a contributor to The Oprah Winfrey Show. She also hosts a daily show on the Oprah & Friends channel, exclusively on XM Radio.

She is the author of five books, including best sellers Pay It Down: From Debt to Wealth on $10 A Day (New York Times and Business Week best seller) and Make Money, Not Excuses (Wall Street Journal and New York Times best seller) and The Difference: Why Some People Are Rich, Some Are Not, And How You Can Become One Of Them.

Jean has been recognized as an exceptional journalist. She received the Clarion Award for magazine columns from the Association of Woman in Communications, her radio show received a Gracie Award from American Women in Radio and Television, Inc., she has been nominated twice for National Magazine Awards and was named one of the country's best magazine columnists by the Chicago Tribune. 

In addition to her professional work, Jean is on the Literacy Partners board of directors, lends her support and expertise to women's services groups and is on the board of the Nora Magid Mentorship prize at the University of Pennsylvania, which helps journalism students get a head-start in the field. She is also a member of the Trustees' Council of Penn Women for the University of Pennsylvania.

Jean lives with her family in Westchester, New York. 901-754-9404.

Recession Busting 101
Americans are looking for perspective on how the current financial climate impacts them personally. NBC Financial Editor and a Contributor to the Oprah Winfrey Show, Jean Chatzky shares her insights on the
current economic challenges and how to maneuver through the myriad of financial responsibilities that we all face including 401(k)s, mortgages and interest rates. With plenty of time built in for question and
answer the sought after financial consultant Chatzky, based on her popular XM Satellite radio show, helps audiences understand the big picture, how it applies to their personal finances and plan appropriately in light of the current economic times.

Make Money, Not Excuses
Why aren't we making more money? Doesn't everyone want the financial security that more money provides? Then why aren't we making smarter decisions about our money? The answers to these questions are often more complicated than the questions themselves. Jean Chatzky, author of Make Money, Not Excuses, believes that the reason most people aren't wealthier is that we tend to get in our own way, setting up roadblocks or relying on excuses that thwart us on the way towards achieving our financial goals. These patterns prevent us from earning more, saving and investing for the future and protecting what we've built. In an illuminating discussion about the nature of money and wealth, Chatzky locates the real reasons why people especially women rely on these excuses. She also provides strategies for ridding ourselves of these success-blocking excuses, putting audiences on the path towards real wealth, real financial security and peace of mind.

Pay It Down: From Debt to Wealth on $10 a Day
What's the number one enemy of building wealth? Debt. And getting out of it - cutting debt, changing bad spending habits, saving money - are difficult if you don't understand the basics of personal finance. In this presentation, based on her best-selling book Pay It Down, Jean Chatzky shows you how to eliminate debt from your life, once and for all. Providing an easy to understand, jargon-free blueprint for debt reduction, Chatzky also introduces a simple plan - the idea of saving just $10 dollars a day - as a way to eliminate debt and create capital for saving and investing. Audience are not only shown strategies for locating $10 a day, even in tight budgets, but also come to understand the potential for freedom and peace of mind that comes with finally being out of debt.

Money and Happiness
In her frank, engaging style, Jean Chatzky explains how to œown your money to create a satisfying and comfortable life. She outlines the financial attitudes and behaviors of happy people and shows how anyone can be a part of this group, no matter what you earn. In this presentation, filled with fresh insights and real-life examples, Chatzky reaffirms that finances don't have to be a source of stress, and that living within your means can be extremely rewarding.

The Secrets of Successful Women Investors Even though statistics about women managing their money tend to be all doom and gloom, there's an untold story out there. Some women are actually managing their money spectacularly. Jean Chatzky has spoken to dozens of them, isolated their behaviors and boiled them down to seven secrets. In this presentation she shares those seven secrets and more, in the hopes giving women the confidence to take charge of their investments. (This presentation can be tailored for male and mixed audiences.)

Speaking Topics:

Related Speakers

Marci Rossell

Marci Rossell

Former Chief Economist for CNBC

Eleanor Clift, Women's Issues Speaker

Eleanor Clift

Political Analyst for the Fox News Channel and Panelist on The McLaughlin Group

Andrew Busch, Finance Speaker

Andrew Busch

Political and Economic Expert

David L. Smith Speaker

David L. Smith

Jeff Rubin, Energy Speaker

Jeff Rubin

Trusted Voice on the Future of Oil and Energy

Kevin Volpp, Healthcare speaker

Kevin Volpp

Professor

David Levy, Future Speaker

David Levy

Financial Expert

Sarah Ferguson, Women's Issues Speaker

Sarah Ferguson

The Duchess of York - Mother; Businesswoman; Advocate; Philanthropist; Author

Deborah Roberts, Celebrity Speaker

Deborah Roberts

Award Winning Correspondent for ABC News' 20/20

Sally Karioth, Health & Wellness Speaker

Sally Karioth

Grief Counselor

Connie Dieken, Leadership Speaker

Connie Dieken

TV Broadcaster

Leann Thieman, Inspiration Speaker

Leann Thieman

Co-Author of Chicken Soup for the Nurse’s Soul

Testimonials

Our bank has held an annual business and economic conference for the past 9 years.  We have worked with Executive Speakers every year an..

I’ve used the services of a number of speakers bureaus in the past. However, my current experience working with the Executive Speakers ..

I want to thank you for all of your assistance you and Jenny were wonderful. If it had not been for you sending me suggestions I would not ha..

Bridgeworks was awesome!!! Great feedback from all!! Thanks for all of your collaboration and positive we'll use you in the future.  

You ladies really are the BEST!  After this event I am going to be on the hunt for keynote speakers in May.  I really want to work ..

The Nebraska Hospital Association along with numerous other state hospital associations have enjoyed a long-standing relationship with Execut..

Thank you to both of you for everything surrounding Mr. Will as our special guest. I suspect, soon, I will be in touch regarding our next eve..

We could not have done it without you.  Thank you for the outstanding suggestions.  The speakers were by far the best we have ever..

"You made my job so much easier! You are the only bureau I will use."     

We truly appreciate the excellent support and attention to detail we have received from Executive Speakers Bureau.  They have provided u..

Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Need Suggestions? Have Questions?

Call us to discuss how we can help find the right speaker for your organization.

Get Ideas in 2 Hours or Less

Executive Speakers Bureau consistently receives praises about our speed and efficiency. From the beginning of your event planning, our extensive online speaker database and resourceful staff allow us to quickly equip you with the best speaker for your event.

Need a last minute speaker? No worries. Our speed and efficiency help us give you ideas for speakers in two hours or less.

Please fill in information below