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.
7 things to know about this year’s Amazon Prime Day
7 things to know about this year’s Amazon Prime Day Online Shopping June 29, 2017
Mark your calendars! Amazon has just announced its third annual Prime Day. The summer online shopping extravaganza promises to be…
These 15 vehicles are the cheapest to insure
These 15 vehicles are the cheapest to insure Car Insurance June 28, 2017
When you're shopping around for a new or used car, it’s important to set a budget — which should include the…
Try this safety hack before taking your child to a crowded place
Try this safety hack before taking your child to a crowded place Life June 28, 2017
One California police department has a simple tip that you parents out there may want to try the next time…
How to stop Facebook from sharing your location
How to stop Facebook from sharing your location Mobile & Electronics June 28, 2017
Some Americans are raising privacy concerns after Snapchat recently introduced a new feature called “Snap Map” that lets users share…
10 of the best children’s hospitals in America
10 of the best children’s hospitals in America Health June 27, 2017
Boston Children’s Hospital has been recognized as the #1 pediatric center in America, according to new rankings from U.S. News…
Did you buy a laptop between 2000-2011? You may be owed money!
Did you buy a laptop between 2000-2011? You may be owed money! Mobile & Electronics June 27, 2017
If you purchased a laptop, cordless power tool, camcorder or other electronic item from 2000 to 2011, you may be…
This dollar store hack will save money on Swiffer pads
This dollar store hack will save money on Swiffer pads Life June 27, 2017
If you own a Swiffer or a similar type of mop, you know how it can make cleaning your house…
Google will stop scanning your emails for ad targeting
Google will stop scanning your emails for ad targeting Protect Your Rights & Identity June 26, 2017
If you have a Gmail account, you'll want to know about a change that some privacy experts say is long…
5 things to know about working at Amazon
5 things to know about working at Amazon Jobs & Military June 26, 2017
If you’re looking for a new job, Amazon is in the middle of a massive hiring spree! The e-commerce giant…
This simple trick will keep ants away from your food
This simple trick will keep ants away from your food Life June 26, 2017
Planning an outdoor celebration soon? Now that the weather is warming up, many of us are having barbecues and house parties —…
12 reasons to shop at Roses Discount Store
12 reasons to shop at Roses Discount Store Shopping & Retail June 26, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves…
The 6 pieces of personal information Google removes from search results
The 6 pieces of personal information Google removes from search results Mobile & Electronics June 23, 2017
If you've ever conducted a Google search using your name, you may have been surprised by the results. Your date…
Retail alert: Sears is closing another 20 stores
Retail alert: Sears is closing another 20 stores Shopping & Retail June 23, 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…
FCC proposes $120 million fine for alleged robocall scammer
FCC proposes $120 million fine for alleged robocall scammer Scams & Rip-Offs June 23, 2017
The Federal Communications Commission has proposed a $120 million fine against a Florida man accused of making 96 million spoofed…
3 brands of hummus recalled over listeria fears
3 brands of hummus recalled over listeria fears Recalls June 22, 2017
If you’ve bought hummus recently, you'll want to check the packaging to see if it’s part of a new recall.…
Health alert: You shouldn’t be eating coconut oil, AHA warns
Health alert: You shouldn’t be eating coconut oil, AHA warns Health June 22, 2017
In a new advisory, the American Heart Association (AHA) is recommending that people avoid consuming coconut oil. Several studies have…
This new Google feature can help you find a job: Here’s how it works!
This new Google feature can help you find a job: Here’s how it works! Jobs & Military June 22, 2017
If you’re looking for a new career, you know that searching for a job can be a full-time job itself.…
10 words you should delete from your resume
10 words you should delete from your resume Jobs & Military June 22, 2017
A hiring manager may spend only a few seconds looking at your resume, so it's important to make sure you've…
Kia again ranks #1 in J.D. Power initial quality ratings
Kia again ranks #1 in J.D. Power initial quality ratings Cars June 21, 2017
If you’re looking for a new car that won't break down right after you buy it, J.D. Power’s 2017 U.S. Initial…
5 people you may be forgetting to tip
5 people you may be forgetting to tip Shopping & Retail June 21, 2017
Should you really tip your Uber driver? The answer is becoming a lot more clear. The ride-sharing company recently announced…
Use this simple trick to conquer your fear of flying
Use this simple trick to conquer your fear of flying Travel June 21, 2017
If you'll be flying to your summer vacation destination, you might be a little bit nervous about possible turbulence. Pilots…
Follow this simple chart to become a millionaire
Follow this simple chart to become a millionaire Money & Credit June 20, 2017
If you've always aspired to become a millionaire, or just thought about it from time to time, there’s a helpful chart…
Americans are not satisfied with these restaurants
Americans are not satisfied with these restaurants Food & Restaurants June 20, 2017
For the first time ever, fast-food restaurants are doing a better job of satisfying customers than full-service restaurants. According to…
Southwest has a plan to get you off the plane faster
Southwest has a plan to get you off the plane faster Travel June 20, 2017
Southwest Airlines gets a lot of attention for its "cattle call" boarding procedure that people either love or hate, but…
Chick-fil-A is now offering a gluten-free bun option
Chick-fil-A is now offering a gluten-free bun option Food & Restaurants June 20, 2017
If you live a gluten-free lifestyle, ordering a sandwich from a fast-food restaurant is something you probably generally avoid, but…
Attention shoppers: UPS is adding a new delivery surcharge
Attention shoppers: UPS is adding a new delivery surcharge Shopping & Retail June 20, 2017
UPS is adding a new surcharge that will affect your holiday shipments this year. According to a news release, the…
Do these DIY dishwasher detergent tablets really work?
Do these DIY dishwasher detergent tablets really work? Money Saving Advice June 19, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves…
How many years you’ll have to work until you can retire
How many years you’ll have to work until you can retire Money & Credit June 15, 2017
Save early and often! That's the best advice if you want to retire comfortably. But what if you're a little behind…
New Instagram feature lets you hide your embarrassing old photos
New Instagram feature lets you hide your embarrassing old photos Mobile & Electronics June 14, 2017
Have you ever shared a photo on Instagram and lived to regret it? Now you can archive those posts instead…
Wi-Fi on commercial planes is about to get a whole lot faster
Wi-Fi on commercial planes is about to get a whole lot faster Travel June 14, 2017
If you've ever had trouble getting a decent internet connection during a flight, we have good news! Gogo and Honeywell,…