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.
Warning: Hidden cameras planted in hotels and vacation rentals
Warning: Hidden cameras planted in hotels and vacation rentals Travel October 23, 2017
Police in Florida are issuing a warning to travelers after an Indiana man and his wife were secretly recorded in…
Vegetables sold at Aldi, Walmart, Trader Joe’s recalled over listeria fears
Vegetables sold at Aldi, Walmart, Trader Joe’s recalled over listeria fears Recalls October 23, 2017
Packaged vegetable products sold at Walmart, Aldi, Trader Joe’s, Target and other major retailers in the U.S. and Canada are…
This retail secret may trick right-handed shoppers into spending more money
This retail secret may trick right-handed shoppers into spending more money Shopping & Retail October 23, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves series. Check…
More than 1,000 Target stores are getting a whole new look
More than 1,000 Target stores are getting a whole new look Shopping & Retail October 20, 2017
Target has just opened nearly a dozen small-format stores across the country and plans to remodel more than 1,000 of…
How to choose a cell phone that you won’t regret buying
How to choose a cell phone that you won’t regret buying Mobile & Electronics October 20, 2017
I was talking about cell phones with a few co-workers the other day when one of them said she wasn't…
These are the top 50 rat-infested cities in America
These are the top 50 rat-infested cities in America Health October 19, 2017
For the third consecutive ranking, Chicago is the worst city in America for rats, according to a new study from…
Work from home: Who’s hiring in the top 10 career fields for flexible jobs
Work from home: Who’s hiring in the top 10 career fields for flexible jobs Jobs & Military October 19, 2017
With the number of U.S. job postings reaching an all-time high recently, now may be the perfect time to start…
Millions of new cars are being sold without this basic feature
Millions of new cars are being sold without this basic feature Cars October 18, 2017
If you drive a newer vehicle, AAA is urging you to check your trunk to see if it's missing a…
Amazon’s top holiday toys for 2017
Amazon’s top holiday toys for 2017 Holiday Shopping October 18, 2017
If you're not sure what to get the children on your Christmas list, Amazon has just unwrapped its 2017 Holiday Toy…
This $45/month unlimited cell phone plan runs on Verizon’s network
This $45/month unlimited cell phone plan runs on Verizon’s network Mobile & Electronics October 17, 2017
A recent RootMetrics report named Verizon the #1 wireless network in America for the eighth consecutive time, but that reliable…
The best gas station coffee in all 50 states
The best gas station coffee in all 50 states Shopping & Retail October 17, 2017
For millions of Americans, no car ride is complete without a cup of coffee in hand. According to a recent…
Macy’s will open early again for Thanksgiving 2017
Macy’s will open early again for Thanksgiving 2017 Holiday Shopping October 16, 2017
Macy's will once again open on Thanksgiving Day this year, BestBlackFriday.com has learned. Although the department store chain hasn't made…
38-year-old millionaire shares 5 secrets to retiring early
38-year-old millionaire shares 5 secrets to retiring early Money & Credit October 16, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves series. Check…
These major retailers have closed more than 5,000 stores in 2017
These major retailers have closed more than 5,000 stores in 2017 Shopping & Retail October 13, 2017
Some of the biggest names in traditional retail have closed more than 5,000 stores this year amid slumping sales and…
Holiday hiring: These 9 companies need to fill 500,000 jobs right now
Holiday hiring: These 9 companies need to fill 500,000 jobs right now Jobs & Military October 13, 2017
If you're looking to earn some extra money to pay for holiday presents this year, major retailers and shipping companies…
Millions of students are eligible for this new Prime membership discount
Millions of students are eligible for this new Prime membership discount Online Shopping October 12, 2017
Amazon is giving college students a new Prime membership option that doesn't require an annual commitment. Students enrolled in four-…
How to stop hackers from spying on you through a laptop webcam
How to stop hackers from spying on you through a laptop webcam Privacy & Security October 12, 2017
What do Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and former FBI director James Comey have in common? They both cover up their…
62 shopping malls to close for Thanksgiving 2017
62 shopping malls to close for Thanksgiving 2017 Shopping & Retail October 11, 2017
For the second year in a row, CBL Properties, a major mall operator based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, plans to close…
How to stop Apple iOS 11 from draining your iPhone’s battery
How to stop Apple iOS 11 from draining your iPhone’s battery Mobile & Electronics October 11, 2017
Since Apple released its iOS 11 mobile operating system in September, iPhone users have been complaining that the upgrade is…
Warning: False information about charities is spreading on Facebook
Warning: False information about charities is spreading on Facebook Scams & Rip-Offs October 11, 2017
Following natural disasters like Irma, Harvey and the California wildfires, Americans show their true spirit as they come together to…
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 October 11, 2017
If you’re serious about reducing your bills to save money, start by taking a look at what you pay every…
How to fix the most annoying thing about Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8
How to fix the most annoying thing about Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 Mobile & Electronics October 11, 2017
Samsung's latest smartphones come with a feature that has really been getting on my nerves — and apparently I'm not…
4 ways Hyundai is trying to take the pain out of buying a car
4 ways Hyundai is trying to take the pain out of buying a car Cars October 10, 2017
Hyundai says it's committed to making the process of buying a new car a lot less frustrating. The automaker just…
This college just lowered its tuition by more than 30%
This college just lowered its tuition by more than 30% Financing Education October 10, 2017
With higher education costs skyrocketing across the country, Sweet Briar College, a women's liberal arts college in rural Virginia, is making…
Amazon considers selling prescription drugs online, report says
Amazon considers selling prescription drugs online, report says Shopping & Retail October 9, 2017
Amazon started out selling books online, but it has since disrupted the retail industry by moving into categories like electronics,…
Walmart is taking the headache out of online returns
Walmart is taking the headache out of online returns Shopping & Retail October 9, 2017
Returning items that you buy online can be a big hassle, but Walmart says it has come up with a…
How the new prices at Whole Foods compare to Trader Joe’s
How the new prices at Whole Foods compare to Trader Joe’s Food & Restaurants October 9, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves series. Check…
Costco is taking on Amazon with big changes to its delivery service
Costco is taking on Amazon with big changes to its delivery service Shopping & Retail October 6, 2017
After e-commerce giant Amazon purchased Whole Foods Market and promised to lower prices, Costco Wholesale is making moves to strengthen…
This amazing pasta dish has only 3 main ingredients
This amazing pasta dish has only 3 main ingredients Life October 6, 2017
Do you ever get to the end of the day and suddenly feel a rush of stress, realizing that you…