Beth Marcinko

Beth loves to save on clothing and travel. She also enjoys cooking, hosting and television — just don't ask her to pick a favorite. She happily lives in Atlanta despite the humidity and traffic.
Bad news: Fewer small businesses are offering health benefits
Bad news: Fewer small businesses are offering health benefits Business & Entrepreneurs September 20, 2017
Healthcare is something we all need at some point in our lives, so why are fewer small businesses offering it?…
Starbucks helps employees in wake of Harvey and Irma
Starbucks helps employees in wake of Harvey and Irma Business & Entrepreneurs September 18, 2017
After the devastation caused by hurricanes Harvey and Irma, individuals, organizations and businesses have stepped up to help those trying…
The best and worst states for teacher salaries
The best and worst states for teacher salaries Jobs & Military August 30, 2017
There's no doubt that teachers are an important part of society and have tremendous influence on our children. But is…
Why you soon might be paying more for your favorite frozen treats
Why you soon might be paying more for your favorite frozen treats Food & Restaurants August 28, 2017
According to the International Dairy Foods Association, vanilla is the most popular flavor of ice cream in the U.S. Unfortunately,…
Your car make could have a huge long-term impact on your wallet
Your car make could have a huge long-term impact on your wallet Car Maintenance & Repair August 23, 2017
Choosing a car can be tough, especially when new models and limited-time offers from dealers can be so tempting. It's…
One simple step to avoid a drain on your bank account
One simple step to avoid a drain on your bank account Credit & Debit Cards August 22, 2017
We all lose and misplaces things things sometimes, but the cause for alarm is the worst when you can't find…
How to tell if your eclipse glasses are safe
How to tell if your eclipse glasses are safe Health August 21, 2017
The big day is finally here! Today is the day when parts of the U.S. will get the chance to…
Amazon’s new instant pickup service launches near college campuses
Amazon’s new instant pickup service launches near college campuses Online Shopping August 16, 2017
Amazon's new service could make quick pickups a lot easier on you. Amazon launches instant pickup locations Amazon lockers already…
Brandless.com wants you to stop paying the ‘name tax’
Brandless.com wants you to stop paying the ‘name tax’ Online Shopping August 15, 2017
Do you pay too much for everyday items because you insist on buying name brands? A new website wants to…
Consumer Reports: We don’t recommend these Microsoft products anymore
Consumer Reports: We don’t recommend these Microsoft products anymore Mobile & Electronics August 11, 2017
We want our electronics to be quick and reliable, right? Well, Consumer Reports has stopped recommending Microsoft Surface laptops and…
11 things we learned in college (but not in class)
11 things we learned in college (but not in class) College & University August 9, 2017
Going to college for the first time is a unique experience that forces students to take on multiple new responsibilities …
Vietnam vet threatened by homeowners association for U.S. flag mailbox
Vietnam vet threatened by homeowners association for U.S. flag mailbox August 9, 2017
Vietnam veteran John Ackert received notice from his homeowners association threatening to put a lien on his home if he…
Why an unused apartment might be perfect for your next vacation stay
Why an unused apartment might be perfect for your next vacation stay Travel August 4, 2017
Cities across the country have new, vacant apartment buildings and not enough people to fill them yet — so some…
30 essential items for college students
30 essential items for college students Shopping & Retail August 1, 2017
Going to college usually means moving out of the house and into a dorm or apartment. Whether they're just starting…
Clark participates in the WSB Care-a-Thon!
Clark participates in the WSB Care-a-Thon! July 28, 2017
Money expert Clark Howard does more than just work to help you save money — he's also dedicated to charitable…
Non-profit aids former prisoners through culinary arts
Non-profit aids former prisoners through culinary arts Donating & Volunteering July 20, 2017
Clark Howard Radio Show producer Kim Drobes featured Cleveland-based non-profit EDWINS Leadership & Restaurant Institute on an episode of her…
Chick-fil-A testing family meals, expanded sides selection
Chick-fil-A testing family meals, expanded sides selection Shopping & Retail July 18, 2017
Chick-fil-A is rolling out a new initiative aimed at bringing families back together around the dinner table with its new…
The 10 fastest-growing chain restaurants
The 10 fastest-growing chain restaurants Food & Restaurants July 7, 2017
Love eating out? Well, Nation’s Restaurant News just released stats on the nation's top 10 quickest growing chain restaurants. The…
The best bug sprays for your skin — and your wallet
The best bug sprays for your skin — and your wallet Health July 6, 2017
Every summer, I get eaten alive by mosquitoes as soon as I step out the door — so an effective bug…
Clark gives WWII veteran his Peachtree Road Race number
Clark gives WWII veteran his Peachtree Road Race number About Clark July 6, 2017
World War II veteran Billy Hargrove walked the AJC Peachtree Road Race (or The Peachtree as it's called locally) in…
50+ amazing deals for the Fourth of July!
50+ amazing deals for the Fourth of July! Deals & Savings July 1, 2017
There are so many great ways to spend Independence Day — cooking out, watching fireworks and relaxing with friends and…
8 ways to avoid surprise wedding costs
8 ways to avoid surprise wedding costs Life June 29, 2017
We know weddings can be one of the most expensive events in your life, but how much more are you…
The ‘Summer of Slime’ has kids getting crafty
The ‘Summer of Slime’ has kids getting crafty Children & Pets June 23, 2017
If early reports are any indication, it looks like we are headed for a long, messy "Summer of Slime." Young…
Clark’s ‘crazy’ idea for getting rid of traffic
Clark’s ‘crazy’ idea for getting rid of traffic June 21, 2017
Money expert Clark Howard has a wacky take on how to tackle the heavy traffic that so many of us…
Happy Birthday to Clark!
Happy Birthday to Clark! About Clark June 20, 2017
Team Clark celebrates Clark Howard's 62nd birthday today! How the Clark Team celebrated Clark Howard's Birthday The team celebrated by…
17 places dads eat for free or cheap this Father’s Day!
17 places dads eat for free or cheap this Father’s Day! Deals & Savings June 16, 2017
Father's Day is Sunday and what better way to celebrate than to take dad out for a delicious meal? These…
University of Michigan unveils free tuition plan for some students
University of Michigan unveils free tuition plan for some students College & University June 16, 2017
In the midst of rising costs for higher education, the University of Michigan has announced how it will go above…
The new focus for America’s largest grocery store chain
The new focus for America’s largest grocery store chain Home June 15, 2017
Kroger, America's largest grocery store chain, is looking to its customers' habits to help shape how the company can best…
Your strangely shaped Cheetos can make you money
Your strangely shaped Cheetos can make you money Entertainment June 13, 2017
You might’ve looked for familiar shapes in the clouds, but have you ever checked your snacks? Your strangely shaped Cheetos…
Google project aims to make kids smarter and safer online
Google project aims to make kids smarter and safer online Education June 13, 2017
Teaching kids internet safety can be challenging, especially when technology seems to change every ten seconds or so. Google has…