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.
Why you should take all your vacation time—and how to do it cheaply
Why you should take all your vacation time—and how to do it cheaply Travel June 1, 2017
Read more: Why it's bad that 40% of Americans took no vacation days last year 1% of employers offer unlimited…
Military & Veterans Guide: Free resources for getting your finances in order
Military & Veterans Guide: Free resources for getting your finances in order Jobs & Military May 24, 2017
Here at Team Clark, we very much appreciate the sacrifices made by our all-volunteer military. To the brave young men…
How to pick the right pre-paid card
How to pick the right pre-paid card Money & Credit May 22, 2017
You see them when you go into drug stores, gas stations, convenience stores, supermarkets, discount stores, you name it. They’re…
How to pick the right pre-paid card
Hawaii from west coast from $456; $678 from Atlanta Travel May 19, 2017
How to pick the right pre-paid card
$228 RT San Francisco, August-November Travel May 19, 2017
How to pick the right pre-paid card
Summer in Miami, Tampa, W. Palm, Ft. Lauderdale: $106-$166 RT Travel May 19, 2017
Beware of pump and dump stock scams that will leave you broke
Beware of pump and dump stock scams that will leave you broke Scams & Rip-Offs May 11, 2017
More scams to watch out for: The simplest, most effective way to prevent debit fraud Top 10 financial scams targeting…
Beware of pump and dump stock scams that will leave you broke
Delta nonstop to Vegas, $186 Travel May 5, 2017
Beware of pump and dump stock scams that will leave you broke
$124-$174 New England, Summer & Autumn Travel May 5, 2017
Beware of pump and dump stock scams that will leave you broke
$416 Autumn in Spain, from Miami Travel May 5, 2017
Beware of pump and dump stock scams that will leave you broke
Three ticket hack: $420 Boston, Iceland and Switzerland Travel May 3, 2017
Why to consider long term care insurance
Why to consider long term care insurance Insurance May 3, 2017
Read more: Long term care insurance honor roll Longevity insurance is a smart buy at retirement
Records, paperwork and old files: What to keep and what to toss!
Records, paperwork and old files: What to keep and what to toss! Money & Credit May 1, 2017
The amount of records and paperwork you should keep is actually more limited than you might think. Here's a list…
Free Credit Report Guide
Free Credit Report Guide Money & Credit April 25, 2017
Are you getting all your free credit reports? You are entitled to get a free credit report from all three of…
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…
Young family with kids smiling
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…
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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Long-term care insurance honor roll
Long-term care insurance honor roll Insurance February 11, 2017
Long-term care insurance is a smart decision for many people. It helps pay for long-term nursing home care or for…
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!
$318 Palm Springs CA through Feb. ’18 Travel January 20, 2017
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…