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Terry Savage

Author

The Savage Truth on Money

About

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! Ms. Savage 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. In 2012, she was named a Top5 Speaker in Economics/Finance as a result of popular votes at the Speaking.com web site. 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'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.