Jim Cramer Speaks to Surry Community Campus on Feb. 11
Dobson, NC – Jim Cramer, the host of CNBC's Mad Money w/Jim Cramer and co-host of Squawk on The Street, is participating in a broadcast event sponsored by the Surry Community College chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success.
The event, entitled Get Rich Carefully, will be on Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 7 p.m. in the Shelton-Badgett North Carolina Center for Viticulture & Enology on the Dobson campus and is free to anyone in the community. The event will be streamed live online from New Jersey City University, Jersey City, New Jersey. All viewers are invited to submit questions via text, which will be answered live by Cramer during the broadcast.
In Cramer’s presentation, he will discuss how students with college debt can have a chance at financial success. Then, he will explain the value of the stock market and low-risk vs. high-risk investing. Lastly, he will focus on how anyone can make money work for himself or herself. Cramer will draw upon his 35 years of experience as a Wall Street veteran as he gives financial advice to the audience.
Cramer is the author of several bestselling books, including Confessions of a Street Addict, You Got Screwed, Jim Cramer’s Real Money, Jim Cramer’s Mad Money, Jim Cramer’s Stay Mad for Life, and Jim Cramer’s Getting Back to Even. In January 2014, he published Jim Cramer’s Get Rich Carefully.
Cramer graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College, and earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School. He worked in sales and trading at Goldman Sachs before starting his own hedge fund, which produced an annualized return of 24 percent.
Cramer retired from his fund in 2000 to embrace radio and television to help educate people about the financial markets. He is the founder of and chief markets columnist at TheStreet, Inc., a multimedia financial news organization. He also manages his charitable trust’s real-time portfolio product Action Alerts PLUS. Cramer’s charitable trust portfolio has distributed more than $1.8 million to well-known charities since its inception.
This is the fourth installment of the 2013-2014 multi-speaker series sponsored by the Society. The Society speaker series, which reaches more than 600 college campuses and 25,000 students, faculty and administrators each month during the academic year, is designed to support The National Society of Leadership and Success’s overall mission.
The National Society of Leadership and Success was founded in 2001 to build leaders who make a better world. As of today, The National Society of Leadership and Success provides these stellar attributes to more than 400 active college chapters nationwide and to more than 300,000 members, who embody the mission and serve as a powerful force of good in the greater community by encouraging and organizing action to better the world.
For more information about the local chapter of the society, contact Tony Searcy, SCC’s Director of Campus Life and Student Support, at (336) 386-3246 or firstname.lastname@example.org.