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New bills could drastically lower out-of-pocket cost of prescription drugs
New bills could drastically lower out-of-pocket cost of prescription drugs Health May 22, 2017
Are you facing big expenses for the medications you need to stay healthy? Read more: 10 best places to get…
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…
Net neutrality: Make your voice heard on this important issue
Net neutrality: Make your voice heard on this important issue Mobile & Electronics May 10, 2017
Worried about net neutrality going away? You've got to make your voice heard. What is net neutrality? Net neutrality means…
The best investment companies for your money
The best investment companies for your money Money & Credit May 9, 2017
Ready to open your first brokerage account and start investing for your future? Here's what you need to know... Investing…
The danger of electric shock drowning and what parents need to know
The danger of electric shock drowning and what parents need to know April 20, 2017
It's almost been a year since Carmen Johnson, 15, of Hartselle, Alabama drowned off the boat dock of her family lake…
Work From Home Guide: A list of legitimate, work-at-home job opportunities
Work From Home Guide: A list of legitimate, work-at-home job opportunities Jobs & Military April 11, 2017
With the dramatic changes in the employment landscape in recent years, more people are looking to work from home and…
Ladder: A new option for online term life insurance quotes
Ladder: A new option for online term life insurance quotes Insurance March 20, 2017
When it comes to life insurance, Clark always recommends keeping it simple—and simple means level term life insurance. Not familiar…
How to have that end-of-life financial discussion with your elderly loved ones
How to have that end-of-life financial discussion with your elderly loved ones Money & Credit February 16, 2017
Readers of People magazine were recently wowed by the touching story of a California man who cared for his elderly…
Video: Delft Hyperloop will take you from Amsterdam to Paris in 30 minutes
Video: Delft Hyperloop will take you from Amsterdam to Paris in 30 minutes Travel February 1, 2017
A couple of years ago, Clark got excited when Tesla founder Elon Musk announced that he wanted a technology to…
How to get luxury shoe brands at up to 90% off
How to get luxury shoe brands at up to 90% off Deals & Savings January 24, 2017
Don't let your love of fashionable footwear break the bank! Here's how to get gently used Michael Kors, Casadei and…
How to make extra money from stuff that others throw away
How to make extra money from stuff that others throw away Life January 24, 2017
You've heard the expression, 'When life gives you lemons, make lemonade,' right? Well, how about 'When life gives you other…
9 great part-time jobs for retirees
9 great part-time jobs for retirees Jobs & Military January 20, 2017
Maybe you want to boost your monthly income or just try your hand at something new -- there are a lot…
3 online mistakes that are killing your career
3 online mistakes that are killing your career Jobs & Military January 16, 2017
NYT bestselling author Jon Acuff says the basic rule of thumb is this: don't be an idiot online! But if you're…
Cheap and easy way to unclog a drain
Cheap and easy way to unclog a drain Life January 15, 2017
Unclog a drain in a few simple steps! More tips: Follow this one simple rule…
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…
The cost of raising a child from birth to 17? Don’t ask!
The cost of raising a child from birth to 17? Don’t ask! Money & Credit January 10, 2017
It's no secret that raising kids can get expensive. In fact, the total price tag to raise one child from…
How to spot fake coupons online
How to spot fake coupons online Scams & Rip-Offs January 8, 2017
Fake coupons have become more prevalent as more and more companies offer discounts and deals online -- but how do…
Warning: This text message scam will steal your bank info
Warning: This text message scam will steal your bank info Scams & Rip-Offs December 28, 2016
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is warning consumers about a new text message scam that's fooling people into sharing their…
Charity donation guide: Make sure you know where your money is going
Charity donation guide: Make sure you know where your money is going Money & Credit December 27, 2016
Americans are a charitable people by their very nature, but at no time of the year are they more charitable…
Preparing is saving: 11 ways to winterize your car
Preparing is saving: 11 ways to winterize your car Cars December 24, 2016
Is your car ready for winter?  According to car experts, there are a few things you should do to prepare your…
Store hours for last-minute holiday shopping!
Store hours for last-minute holiday shopping! Shopping & Retail December 24, 2016
Are you a shopping procrastinator? You're not alone. The busiest shopping days of the year are upon us! As it turns…
Bad medical debt hurting your credit? Here are 3 ways to attack it
Bad medical debt hurting your credit? Here are 3 ways to attack it Money & Credit December 19, 2016
Medical debt is damaging the credit of around 43 million people, according to the latest figures available. You would expect…
Vanguard introducing loads on 2 funds in 2017?
Vanguard introducing loads on 2 funds in 2017? Money & Credit November 30, 2016
Vanguard is getting ready to ring in 2017 with stealth fees on two newer funds. Read more: Nearly 25% of…
8 totally random things people put in the dishwasher
8 totally random things people put in the dishwasher Homes & Real Estate November 30, 2016
Now that we're right smack in the middle of the holidays, we're all using our dishwashers a whole lot. (It's…
The best things in life are free
The best things in life are free Donating & Volunteering November 23, 2016
Here at Team Clark headquarters, we have so much to be thankful for. We want to pause for a moment…
Tips to avoid common holiday hazards, including package theft
Tips to avoid common holiday hazards, including package theft Scams & Rip-Offs November 16, 2016
If your holiday has ever felt like a Meet the Fockers movie, you're not alone! â€‹ A study conducted last year by Princeton Survey Research…
Buying a home through the VA loan program: What you need to know
Buying a home through the VA loan program: What you need to know Buying a Home November 11, 2016
When it comes to home buying, there are special considerations that go along with wearing the uniform of our nation.…
Georgia natural gas guide
Georgia natural gas guide Homes & Real Estate November 11, 2016
 Which company has the best rate for you? Our monthly update on natural gas rates in Georgia can help you…
John Hancock pulls out of the long-term care insurance market
John Hancock pulls out of the long-term care insurance market Insurance November 11, 2016
John Hancock has announced it's getting out of the business of selling individual long-term care (LTC) insurance policies effective December…
How to send coupons to the troops overseas
How to send coupons to the troops overseas Food & Restaurants November 9, 2016
If you're a coupon clipper, chances are sometimes you clip too much and are left with excess coupons that you…