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Budgeting & Saving

Save $1,000+ with this 12-week money challenge
Save $1,000+ with this 12-week money challenge Budgeting & Saving July 10, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves series. Check…
6 easy ways to save more money every month without pinching pennies
6 easy ways to save more money every month without pinching pennies Budgeting & Saving June 1, 2017
If saving money was easy, everyone would be doing it. Unfortunately, the excuses for not are easy to stack — what…
8 money lessons from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’
8 money lessons from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ Budgeting & Saving May 15, 2017
As a personal finance writer, I believe that money lessons can be found just about anywhere. That’s how I’ve come…
5 ways to spring clean your finances
5 ways to spring clean your finances Money & Credit May 11, 2017
You know this is the time for spring cleaning — but do you wonder why? The origins of this tradition…
23 ways to cut costs and save more every month
23 ways to cut costs and save more every month Budgeting & Saving April 13, 2017
Share YOUR saving tips with us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube! Ready to take control of your money in…
7 ways to save money on a low income
7 ways to save money on a low income Money & Credit April 13, 2017
Saving money when your income is in the six-digit range is easy, but how does one go about saving money…
The #1 way to stop living paycheck to paycheck
The #1 way to stop living paycheck to paycheck Money & Credit April 12, 2017
Do you know where your money is actually going every month? If not, then that's a huge warning sign that it's…
$5 savings challenge: Follow this simple plan to save thousands of dollars
$5 savings challenge: Follow this simple plan to save thousands of dollars Budgeting & Saving April 3, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves…
How to make a $12 smoothie bowl at home for $3 or less!
How to make a $12 smoothie bowl at home for $3 or less! Life March 27, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves…
17 easy ways to improve your finances this weekend
17 easy ways to improve your finances this weekend Money & Credit March 26, 2017
If you’ve ever spent your entire paycheck just hours after the direct deposit hit your account, we have some tips and…
How the Fed rate hike will impact you and your wallet
How the Fed rate hike will impact you and your wallet Money & Credit March 18, 2017
The Federal Reserve’s move this week to raise a key interest rate signals one thing for consumers — brace yourself for…
How to save $500 before Christmas with the $5 a week savings challenge
How to save $500 before Christmas with the $5 a week savings challenge Money & Credit March 8, 2017
OK, so maybe you haven't done a great job saving money so far in 2017. It's never too late to…
5 of Clark Howard’s most extreme frugal hacks
5 of Clark Howard’s most extreme frugal hacks Money & Credit February 17, 2017
Nobody pinches a penny quite like consumer champ Clark Howard. Below are some of his most famous — or should…
10 tips to become debt-free as quickly as possible
10 tips to become debt-free as quickly as possible Money & Credit February 8, 2017
Do you have outstanding debt hanging over your head? Whether it's student loans, credit cards debt, car payments or any other type of…
4 money excuses you need to stop making
4 money excuses you need to stop making Money & Credit February 2, 2017
If saving more money is on your to-do list, but you just haven’t gotten around to it, it’s time to…
Dealing with debt: How a woman paid off nearly $70,000 in 20 months
Dealing with debt: How a woman paid off nearly $70,000 in 20 months Money & Credit February 1, 2017
Paying off debt can seem impossible, especially if you owe tens of thousands of dollars and feel like you're barely scraping by each…
7 lessons from a woman who lives on $60 a week
7 lessons from a woman who lives on $60 a week Money & Credit January 28, 2017
If you want to get out of debt, and stay out of debt, you have to reevaluate your routine -- the…
Top 4 online budgeting tools to better manage your money
Top 4 online budgeting tools to better manage your money Money & Credit January 28, 2017
Most every personal finance expert will tell you that using a budget is a key component of making your money…
How one couple paid off $40K of debt in 24 months
How one couple paid off $40K of debt in 24 months Money & Credit January 26, 2017
Joyce Fondren first accepted that she was in serious financial trouble deep in the heart of the Great Recession. In…
How to make liquid soap from leftover bar soap
How to make liquid soap from leftover bar soap Life January 23, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves…
How 6 small lifestyle changes saved a woman $1,200 a month
How 6 small lifestyle changes saved a woman $1,200 a month Money & Credit January 20, 2017
We've said it plenty of times before and we'll say it again -- little expenses can cost you a lot more…
The average family wastes $1,300 on this every year
The average family wastes $1,300 on this every year Money & Credit January 15, 2017
Credit card interest is one of the sneakiest expenses a consumer can face. It's lumped in with a standard bank…
19 states where workers began the New Year with a higher minimum wage
19 states where workers began the New Year with a higher minimum wage Money & Credit January 9, 2017
Can you support a family on the federal minimum wage? Voters in Arizona, Colorado and Maine think they know the…
How we paid off $52,000 of debt in 18 months
How we paid off $52,000 of debt in 18 months Money & Credit January 9, 2017
When my wife Kim and I got married, we combined our finances. For a few months we lived the “normal”…
How to save nearly $7,000 this year with the $5 a week savings challenge
How to save nearly $7,000 this year with the $5 a week savings challenge Money & Credit January 7, 2017
'C'mon, it's just $5...what's the big deal?' How many times have you said that to yourself and then blown $5 on…
The Penny Challenge: Save nearly $668 this year using spare change
The Penny Challenge: Save nearly $668 this year using spare change Money & Credit January 5, 2017
OK, OK, we've heard you loud and clear! After presenting you with the 52-week challenge to save $5,000 this year…
Why you should consider making January a ‘no buy’ month
Why you should consider making January a ‘no buy’ month Money & Credit January 3, 2017
January 1st is an opportunity for a clean slate, and for most people that means the traditional New Year's resolution to eat…
11 things you can do in January to get your money on track in 2017
11 things you can do in January to get your money on track in 2017 Money & Credit January 2, 2017
New Year's resolutions often turn out just like New Year's Eve -- a total flop. Or they just kind of fizzle…
Simple budgeting trick to save 2 full paychecks in 2017
Simple budgeting trick to save 2 full paychecks in 2017 Money & Credit January 1, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael…
How much you can save in 2017 by starting with just $1 a week
How much you can save in 2017 by starting with just $1 a week Money & Credit January 1, 2017
The new year is a great time to make some changes in how you handle money. If you're the kind…
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