Clark Howard

Clark Howard is a consumer expert whose goal is to help you keep more of the money you make. His national radio show and website show you ways to put more money in your pocket, with advice you can trust.
Cut credit card debt
Your guide to paying off credit card debt Money & Credit April 13, 2017
There are several steps you should take to get out of credit card debt. Paying off credit card debt that's…
Young family with kids smiling
How to shop for term life insurance Insurance April 13, 2017
It's distressing to me how few people with young kids have life insurance. The problem is the insurance that's best…
Best LED bulbs for your money
Best LED bulbs for your money Homes & Real Estate April 3, 2017
LED lightbulbs have come way down in price everywhere you look. But which bulbs give you the best light for…
Best LED bulbs for your money
Video Archive March 20, 2017
Clark on health care: We need ‘clear pricing signals’ to control costs
Clark on health care: We need ‘clear pricing signals’ to control costs Insurance March 15, 2017
The current debate about health care in our country is like rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic. It's plugging…
Clark’s take: These investment companies offer you the best bang for your buck
Clark’s take: These investment companies offer you the best bang for your buck Money & Credit March 13, 2017
Investing is one of things that can get so complicated that it makes some people just want to run away…
Get Help on Our Message Boards
Get Help on Our Message Boards March 9, 2017
Get consumer help now. Discuss money, travel, saving, investment, cars, and more with other knowledgeable and helpful posters.
The dangers of using public WiFi for tax e-filing
The dangers of using public WiFi for tax e-filing Money & Credit February 23, 2017
If you're using online tax-prep software to file your returns, I want you to be sure you don't do it…
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Featured Content February 22, 2017
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Warning: These fake iPhone shopping apps look just like the real thing
Warning: These fake iPhone shopping apps look just like the real thing Scams & Rip-Offs February 3, 2017
Hundreds of fake iPhone retail apps have started appearing in the Apple App…
Best 529 plans to help pay for college
Best 529 plans to help pay for college Education February 1, 2017
A 529 plan is the best way to save for your kid's college. 529 plans -- aka college-savings plans --…
The best and worst supermarket chains in America
The best and worst supermarket chains in America Shopping & Retail January 30, 2017
A tally of supermarkets in the U.S. names a Northeastern regional chain as the best grocery store in the nation! Best…
3 ways to avoid tax fraud
3 ways to avoid tax fraud Money & Credit January 26, 2017
Tax season has arrived — and unfortunately, that means scammers are on the prowl! So what do you need to know…
The key to preventing tax return identity theft is…
The key to preventing tax return identity theft is… Money & Credit January 26, 2017
Thinking about putting off filing your taxes for several more weeks? There's a compelling reason why you might not want…
New website tells you if someone died in your house!
New website tells you if someone died in your house! Homes & Real Estate January 20, 2017
Some time ago, there was an unfortunate incident at a house near us where a man committed suicide. When his…
New website tells you if someone died in your house!
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Why your tax refund will probably be late this year
Why your tax refund will probably be late this year Money & Credit January 6, 2017
Georgia is among the states with the most cases of identity theft. Many people are targets around tax time, falling…
Records, paperwork and old files: What to keep and what to toss!
Records, paperwork and old files: What to keep and what to toss! Protect Your Rights & Identity January 5, 2017
The amount of records and paperwork you should keep is actually more limited than you might think. Here's a list…
5 things you should never post on social media
5 things you should never post on social media Mobile & Electronics December 28, 2016
Are you putting yourself in danger of identity theft by sharing too much info on social media? Don't post these…
Why you should wait until January to return that unwanted gift
Why you should wait until January to return that unwanted gift Shopping & Retail December 26, 2016
More shopping tips: Sell your unwanted gift cards online 7 things on deep discount after Christmas 9 best-selling items at Costco…
Easy way to find out if there’s a recall on your car
Easy way to find out if there’s a recall on your car Cars December 21, 2016
If you're concerned with auto safety, the government now has a notification e-mail system that will alert you to recalls…
The #1 way to prevent identity theft at medical offices
The #1 way to prevent identity theft at medical offices Protect Your Rights & Identity December 21, 2016
Identity theft at doctor's offices, hospitals and other medical providers is booming. But there is a way to protect yourself……
How to protect yourself from malicious Android apps
How to protect yourself from malicious Android apps Mobile & Electronics December 15, 2016
More than a million Google accounts have recently been hacked by malware. This…
13 things a burglar won’t tell you
13 things a burglar won’t tell you Homes & Real Estate December 13, 2016
The holidays are prime time for thieves! So to help you protect your home from crooks this season, Reader's Digest put together…
Tips to resolve your holiday travel issues
Tips to resolve your holiday travel issues Travel December 6, 2016
The holiday season is undoubtedly one of the busiest times to travel. And…
Warning: The mystery shopper scam is back!
Warning: The mystery shopper scam is back! Scams & Rip-Offs December 2, 2016
With the holiday shopping season in full swing, people are looking for ways to make a little extra cash for their…
Clark’s 2016 Christmas Kids Gift Drive
Clark’s 2016 Christmas Kids Gift Drive About Clark December 2, 2016
2016 will be our 26th year collecting toys and gifts for foster kids across Georgia! Every Christmas, Clark Howard and…
New app keeps your packages safe and saves you money
New app keeps your packages safe and saves you money Deals & Savings November 30, 2016
Shipping gifts for the holidays can often be expensive -- and even risky!…
New app keeps your packages safe and saves you money
Clark Howard – Habitat for Humanity: Frequently Asked Questions November 30, 2016
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New app keeps your packages safe and saves you money
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