Charis Brown

Charis Brown is the Senior Deals Editor for ClarkDeals.com. She enjoys saving money wherever possible and loves finding a great deal! Her favorite discount store is Nordstrom Rack, where she once bought something for $.01. Charis is also the author of TGIF Next Gen and lives with her husband and cat near Atlanta, GA.
Here are 100+ brands that are 100% made in the USA
Here are 100+ brands that are 100% made in the USA Shopping & Retail April 18, 2017
Are you proud to be an American? In a time when so many of our goods are made overseas, it's nice to…
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…
86% of renters can’t afford to buy a home: Here’s how you can prepare
86% of renters can’t afford to buy a home: Here’s how you can prepare Homes & Real Estate April 10, 2017
Research by Zillow, an online real estate company, found that most Americans who are currently renting either do not have the financial…
6 credit cards with the best sign-up bonuses right now
6 credit cards with the best sign-up bonuses right now Credit & Debit Cards March 29, 2017
Recently on the Bill Handel show, Clark talked about a few credit cards that have some noteworthy sign-up bonuses. Read more: The best…
Best cell phone plans and deals for 2017
Best cell phone plans and deals for 2017 Best of Mobile & Electronics March 25, 2017
Are you looking to save money in 2017? Switching your cell phone carrier can be a great way to do it! Now…
This one simple tip can help you earn more than 90% of investors
This one simple tip can help you earn more than 90% of investors Money & Credit March 24, 2017
If you want to know how Clark has been successful at investing and how he's taught others to do the…
7 things debt-free people never do
7 things debt-free people never do Money & Credit February 23, 2017
Are you ready to become debt free? People who are debt-free often have a completely different mindset than those who carry debt. …
7 things that cost retirees a ton of money (and how to prepare!)
7 things that cost retirees a ton of money (and how to prepare!) Money & Credit February 13, 2017
How much do you really need to save for retirement? That one question (and figuring out the answer) can be daunting, ambiguous and…
Verizon is finally offering a true unlimited plan
Verizon is finally offering a true unlimited plan Mobile & Electronics February 13, 2017
Starting Monday, February 13, Verizon is offering unlimited talk, text and data with its new Verizon Unlimited plan. Read more: The #1 wireless network in America…
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…
14 ways to save on Valentine’s Day
14 ways to save on Valentine’s Day Deals & Savings February 8, 2017
Valentine's Day can be expensive. From the flowers and candy, to dinner out and jewelry gifts, you might be wondering…
7 ways to save on Valentine’s Day flowers
7 ways to save on Valentine’s Day flowers Deals & Savings February 2, 2017
Let's face it: Valentine's Day flowers are expensive. And if you want to get the really fancy-looking bouquets delivered on February…
Research shows working out can save you over $2,500 per year
Research shows working out can save you over $2,500 per year Health January 31, 2017
Need a good reason to exercise? A new study found that exercising could save you a whole bunch of money!  The…
5 things you’ll probably want to disinfect in your hotel room
5 things you’ll probably want to disinfect in your hotel room Travel January 31, 2017
Grab your antibacterial wipes:  Here are the germiest places in a hotel room.  Read more: How to avoid bed bugs at…
This drink is healthier than water
This drink is healthier than water Health January 31, 2017
Doctors and nutritionists have been touting a beverage that may not immediately come to mind as 'the healthiest drink around.'…
This tool rates your job satisfaction and whether you get paid enough at work
This tool rates your job satisfaction and whether you get paid enough at work Jobs & Military January 30, 2017
A new start-up wants to give you more insight into your career by telling you if you could make more money or how…
This free service cuts your monthly bills for you
This free service cuts your monthly bills for you Deals & Savings January 26, 2017
When you reach the end of each month, do you feel like you're always thinking, where did all my money…
7 great smartphones under $250
7 great smartphones under $250 Mobile & Electronics January 24, 2017
There are some great smartphones on the market right now with powerful functionality, high capacity and eye-catching features. The iPhone 7…
5 valuable money lessons we can all learn from our elders
5 valuable money lessons we can all learn from our elders Life January 23, 2017
Sometimes life is understood better in hindsight. But don't you wish you knew what you know now 10, 20 or even 30…
Easy way to cut the cost of your college degree in half
Easy way to cut the cost of your college degree in half Education January 18, 2017
It's financially smart to get your core classes done at a community college, especially if you're not sure what you want…
49 ways to sell your old stuff for the most money
49 ways to sell your old stuff for the most money Money & Credit January 18, 2017
There's no doubt about it, Americans have too much stuff. Several years ago the Wall Street Journal reported that Americans…
7 dirty kitchen habits you probably don’t know you have
7 dirty kitchen habits you probably don’t know you have Health January 16, 2017
If you regularly avoid these dangerous kitchen safety habits -- you're a true kitchen genius. But if you don't, you might be setting…
10 tips that will save you money at Starbucks
10 tips that will save you money at Starbucks Deals & Savings January 16, 2017
So is it really possible to save money at Starbucks?  Serving up lattes is a big business (which is an understatement) --…
Little-known tip that can reduce your tax bill by over $1,000
Little-known tip that can reduce your tax bill by over $1,000 Money & Credit January 16, 2017
It's tax season again -- and we know that that means: If you've reduced your withholding so the IRS doesn't get…
Check out these 12 tax breaks for middle class families
Check out these 12 tax breaks for middle class families Money & Credit January 15, 2017
There are many tax breaks for middle class families, but often one or more of these tax breaks is commonly…
14 ways to save on prescription drugs
14 ways to save on prescription drugs Health January 14, 2017
If you've noticed prescription drug prices increasing dramatically over the past few years -- you're not alone.  Read more: A tale…
Top 10 scams coming after your money!
Top 10 scams coming after your money! Scams & Rip-Offs January 12, 2017
Scammers are always out to steal your personal information and money -- and 2016 was no exception. Recently, the Better…
7 items on deep discount in January
7 items on deep discount in January Deals & Savings January 12, 2017
Since the holidays are over in January, you might be thinking more about saving money rather than spending it. January is a…
Are you eligible for this $6,242 tax credit?
Are you eligible for this $6,242 tax credit? Money & Credit January 11, 2017
When you file your taxes, the hope is often that you can get the most possible money back. And the…
10 places to retire abroad for less than $2,000 a month
10 places to retire abroad for less than $2,000 a month Money & Credit January 10, 2017
If you want to save some big bucks in retirement and you'd love to see the world, why not consider moving to…