Today’s guest is a nationally known TV journalist as well as a critically acclaimed author and nationwide speaker. Elisabeth Leamy is most known for contributing to the Dr. Oz show and ABC News as a consumer advocate and money-saving expert. Elisabeth has been contributing to the Dr. Oz show since 2013 as an consumer and investigative correspondent. Prior to that, she spent 9 years working as a Consumer reporter for Good Morning America and other national ABC News programs. She still contributes to ABCNews.com where she writes a money column. She is also the author of two books including “Save Big: Cut Your Top 5 Costs and Save Thousands” and “The Savvy Consumer: How To Avoid Scams and Rip-Offs That Cost You Time and Money.”
Three takeaways from our interview today include:
- Her most embarrassing money moment. Like super embarrassing. It pains her to share it.
- How a college boyfriend helped her with getting out of debt.
- Scoring BIG financial wins so you can keep enjoying your daily latte.
One of my favorite quotes from our interview: “Save big, not small. I don’t like to worry about every single latte or brown-bagging my lunch.” – Click to Tweet