Mike Timmermann

Michael Timmermann paid off his mortgage in two years. Now, he shares his money-saving tips on his blog, Save on Almost Everything.
Confirmed: Kroger ending senior discount at these 188 stores
Confirmed: Kroger ending senior discount at these 188 stores Food & Restaurants April 28, 2017
There's both good news and bad news that Kroger shoppers will want to know about! Let's start with the good…
3 places where dangerous dust mites are hiding in your house
3 places where dangerous dust mites are hiding in your house Health April 28, 2017
If you suffer from allergies or asthma, tiny dust mites could be making you sick! According to the Asthma and…
Warning: Sophisticated new twist to old Facebook scam
Warning: Sophisticated new twist to old Facebook scam Scams & Rip-Offs April 27, 2017
A Facebook friend request scam that Clark has been telling you about for a few years just got more sophisticated.…
Just announced: Southwest is making a major change to its overbooking policy
Just announced: Southwest is making a major change to its overbooking policy Travel April 27, 2017
If you fly Southwest Airlines, you won’t have to worry about being bumped from an overbooked flight! Appearing on CNBC,…
Kitchen nightmares: New reports of Pyrex glass dishes shattering
Kitchen nightmares: New reports of Pyrex glass dishes shattering Life April 27, 2017
After a brand new Pyrex glass dish exploded in Clark Howard’s kitchen recently, we're learning about new cases of shattering…
The best day of the week to buy cheap gas
The best day of the week to buy cheap gas Cars April 26, 2017
If you’re looking to save money on gas, you may want to fill up on a different day of the…
10 retailers most likely to file for bankruptcy in 2017
10 retailers most likely to file for bankruptcy in 2017 Shopping & Retail April 26, 2017
This has been a brutal year for many of America’s major retailers, with some of the biggest names closing a…
Clark’s TV bundle will cut your cable or satellite bill in half!
Clark’s TV bundle will cut your cable or satellite bill in half! Mobile & Electronics April 26, 2017
If you’re serious about reducing your bills to save money, start by taking a look at what you pay every…
Pyrex glass dish explodes in Clark Howard’s kitchen
Pyrex glass dish explodes in Clark Howard’s kitchen Life April 26, 2017
Just recently, a brand new glass Pyrex casserole dish suddenly exploded while Clark Howard and his family were eating, causing…
Clarkrageous: Nordstrom is selling $425 ‘workwear’ jeans with fake mud on them
Clarkrageous: Nordstrom is selling $425 ‘workwear’ jeans with fake mud on them Shopping & Retail April 25, 2017
Nordstrom is making headlines again for another pricey product that's truly Clarkrageous! Nordstrom selling $425 dirty jeans Read more: Major expansion…
Discover, American Express offer cash back for using Android Pay
Discover, American Express offer cash back for using Android Pay Deals & Savings April 25, 2017
If you haven't already downloaded Android Pay, two credit card companies are now offering targeted bonuses as an incentive to…
The most bizarre driving laws in all 50 states
The most bizarre driving laws in all 50 states Cars April 25, 2017
If you’ve ever received a traffic ticket before, it was most likely for something ordinary like speeding, running a red light…
FDA warning: Do not give this type of cough syrup to children
FDA warning: Do not give this type of cough syrup to children Health April 25, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a new warning about the use of prescription codeine and tramadol medications…
Major expansion coming to these 102 J.C. Penney locations
Major expansion coming to these 102 J.C. Penney locations Shopping & Retail April 24, 2017
If you love Sephora, you’ll soon be able to find it inside dozens of additional J.C. Penney stores! The department…
Store closing
These major retailers are closing more than 3,000 stores this year Shopping & Retail April 24, 2017
If you’ve been following Clark.com lately, you may have noticed that 2017 hasn't been a good year for some retailers that many…
Job alert: Panera Bread is hiring 10,000 for delivery service
Job alert: Panera Bread is hiring 10,000 for delivery service Jobs & Military April 24, 2017
If you’re looking for a delivery job that doesn’t involve pizza, Panera Bread is hiring! The restaurant chain is hiring…
Kroger vs. Publix: Which grocery store has the lowest prices?
Kroger vs. Publix: Which grocery store has the lowest prices? Deals & Savings April 24, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves…
Retail crisis: Sears and Kmart to close even more stores
Retail crisis: Sears and Kmart to close even more stores Shopping & Retail April 24, 2017
Sears Holdings isn't finished shutting down under-performing Sears and Kmart locations quite yet. In a news release dated April 21,…
Now hiring: 3 legitimate work-from-home jobs available right now!
Now hiring: 3 legitimate work-from-home jobs available right now! Work at Home & Telecommuting April 22, 2017
Whether you're a busy parent, current student or a retiree looking to make some extra cash, there are plenty of…
Bebe is closing every single one of its nearly 180 stores
Bebe is closing every single one of its nearly 180 stores Shopping & Retail April 21, 2017
Women’s clothing retailer Bebe Stores is shutting down all of its roughly 180 locations nationwide. In a filing with the…
Recall alert: Banquet frozen meals possibly contaminated with salmonella
Recall alert: Banquet frozen meals possibly contaminated with salmonella Recalls April 21, 2017
More than 100,000 pounds of frozen meals are being recalled due to possible salmonella contamination, according to a notice from…
4 simple rules for healthy, budget-friendly lunches your kids will love
4 simple rules for healthy, budget-friendly lunches your kids will love Health April 21, 2017
Most parents want to provide their kids with the healthiest meals possible, but the challenge can be finding nutritious foods…
Diet sodas may be more harmful than you realize, study finds
Diet sodas may be more harmful than you realize, study finds Health April 21, 2017
Millions of people have made the switch to diet soda, sometimes after following the doctor’s orders and/or because they think the…
Restaurant prices: One of these foods is marked up 636%
Restaurant prices: One of these foods is marked up 636% Food & Restaurants April 20, 2017
If you’ve ever been curious about how much restaurants are marking up the price of ingredients in your favorite foods,…
5 reasons hiring managers haven’t called you back
5 reasons hiring managers haven’t called you back Jobs & Military April 20, 2017
When you’re looking for a new job, waiting to hear back from a hiring manager after an interview can be…
Store credit cards
These are the worst store credit cards Money & Credit April 20, 2017
If you’ve listened to Clark on the radio or just been a fan for a while, you know that he doesn’t…
PlayStation 4 controller
Yuck: Your PlayStation 4 console may be full of roaches Mobile & Electronics April 20, 2017
If your Sony PlayStation 4 suddenly stops working, literal bugs may be to blame. According to a blog post from…
Secret Amazon Prime perk you probably don’t know about
Secret Amazon Prime perk you probably don’t know about Online Shopping April 20, 2017
If you’re an Amazon Prime member, you can now get six months of free digital access to the Washington Post.…
U-Haul truck
Summer job alert: U-Haul is hiring for work-at-home positions Work at Home & Telecommuting April 19, 2017
If you're looking to make some extra cash, U-Haul is hiring temporary employees to work from home this summer! According…
How to improve the Wi-Fi signal throughout your home
How to improve the Wi-Fi signal throughout your home Internet Service April 19, 2017
Do you have trouble getting a fast and reliable Wi-Fi connection throughout your entire home? The problem could be with…