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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.
Here’s how much your rent is going up next year
Here’s how much your rent is going up next year Money & Credit October 7, 2016
If you already got a rent increase this year, you can probably expect a similar one when your lease comes up! …
Guaranteed way to upgrade your flying experience for less than $10
Guaranteed way to upgrade your flying experience for less than $10 Travel October 7, 2016
From long security lines to delays on the tarmac, flying can be a real hassle. But what if we told…
4 simple ways to organize your overflowing grocery bag collection
4 simple ways to organize your overflowing grocery bag collection Life October 6, 2016
If you’ve ever opened a kitchen cabinet and had a pile of plastic grocery bags fall out, here’s a simple…
Never give your doctor this information over email!
Never give your doctor this information over email! Mobile & Electronics October 6, 2016
Medical identity theft is such a big threat that Clark has been saying for years that he doesn’t give his…
Only 27% of Americans trust banks, study says
Only 27% of Americans trust banks, study says Money & Credit October 6, 2016
A new study found that only 27% of Americans highly trust banks -- which is pretty low – but still higher than trust in…
Retailer fights ‘pink tax’ by lowering prices on women’s products
Retailer fights ‘pink tax’ by lowering prices on women’s products Shopping & Retail October 6, 2016
Known as the 'pink tax,' many women have spoken out about the unfairness of paying a premium for similar products that…
Fill up on leftover buffet food for as low as $2
Fill up on leftover buffet food for as low as $2 Mobile & Electronics October 5, 2016
A new web-based service is providing diners with a way to indulge in buffet food that restaurants would otherwise throw away…
The #1 reason to stop carrying your Medicare card
The #1 reason to stop carrying your Medicare card Protect Your Identity October 5, 2016
Your Social Security card is one of the five things that you shouldn’t keep in your wallet or purse, but…
Your favorite coupons could soon be going away
Your favorite coupons could soon be going away Shopping & Retail October 5, 2016
Bed Bath & Beyond is testing a new loyalty program, which Business Insider reports could replace the 20% off coupons…
Cheap & easy way to remove product buildup from hair
Cheap & easy way to remove product buildup from hair Life October 5, 2016
If you put product in your hair on a regular basis, you know what it’s like when your scalp starts…
Kmart: We are not going out of business
Kmart: We are not going out of business Shopping & Retail October 4, 2016
Amid slumping sales, it was recently announced that the discount retailer Kmart would close 64 underperforming locations across the country.…
America’s fastest (and most accurate) drive-thru restaurants
America’s fastest (and most accurate) drive-thru restaurants Shopping & Retail October 4, 2016
When it comes to fast-food restaurants, Chick-fil-A is America’s favorite, according to this year's American Customer Satisfaction Index Restaurant Report. But…
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Warning: If you get this notification, don’t click the link! Mobile & Electronics October 4, 2016
Have you heard about the “Ugly List?” It’s a new scam that Instagram users are reporting, and it’s leading to…
29 best jobs in America for work-life balance
29 best jobs in America for work-life balance Jobs & Military October 4, 2016
Are you suffering from job burnout? If you’re sick and tired of spending late nights at the office – or…
Drivers with DUIs may pay less for auto insurance than you
Drivers with DUIs may pay less for auto insurance than you Insurance October 3, 2016
Upper-income drivers who have DUIs sometimes pay less for auto insurance than moderate-income customers who have no accidents or tickets…
3 things every driver should know before buying gas
3 things every driver should know before buying gas Cars September 29, 2016
When it comes to buying gas, most drivers want to pull up to the pump, fill up and drive off as…
This little pill bottle could explain Target’s troubles
This little pill bottle could explain Target’s troubles Shopping & Retail September 28, 2016
Like many other retailers, Target is going through a rough patch as fewer shoppers choose to fill up their carts.    Read…
The one and only reason to have a ‘piece of trash’ debit card
The one and only reason to have a ‘piece of trash’ debit card Money & Credit September 28, 2016
Pushed by the banks for years, debit cards have become a popular way to pay for everything from gas to…
This university is offering a master’s degree for only $7,000!
This university is offering a master’s degree for only $7,000! Education September 28, 2016
We can all agree that $7,000 is a lot of money, but what if we told you that a well-respected…
Recall alert: Chicken nuggets may contain hard plastic
Recall alert: Chicken nuggets may contain hard plastic Health September 27, 2016
Tyson Foods is recalling more than 130,000 pounds of chicken nuggets that may be contaminated with hard plastic, according to the…
These 19 retailers offer free 2-day shipping!
These 19 retailers offer free 2-day shipping! Deals & Savings September 27, 2016
If you’re planning to do some online shopping for the holidays – or any time of the year – fast…
This is the best wireless provider in America
This is the best wireless provider in America Mobile & Electronics September 26, 2016
Smartphones have become such an integral part of our everyday lives that it’s hard to imagine how we could get through…
Calling in sick? Here’s the #1 excuse your boss will actually believe
Calling in sick? Here’s the #1 excuse your boss will actually believe Jobs & Military September 25, 2016
Paid sick time policies are an effective way to prevent the spread of contagious illnesses at work, according to the…
Lessons from a man who saved $100,000 by age 25
Lessons from a man who saved $100,000 by age 25 Money & Credit September 24, 2016
For most millennials who’ve just graduated from college, saving for retirement is perhaps the last thing on their mind. But…
Yahoo confirms hack of 500 million users
Yahoo confirms hack of 500 million users Mobile & Electronics September 22, 2016
Yahoo has confirmed that information associated with at least 500 million user accounts was stolen from the company’s network in late 2014 --…
Car insurance rates: Geico vs. Progressive vs. Amica vs. State Farm
Car insurance rates: Geico vs. Progressive vs. Amica vs. State Farm Insurance September 20, 2016
When’s the last time you shopped around for a new auto insurance policy? If you get a renewal in the…
Unhappy renter? Be careful, what you share online could get you evicted
Unhappy renter? Be careful, what you share online could get you evicted Homes & Real Estate September 20, 2016
Landlords have been known to use Facebook to vet tenants before they sign their lease, but what you post online…
Drivers waste $2 billion a year on this type of gasoline
Drivers waste $2 billion a year on this type of gasoline Cars September 20, 2016
Drivers wasted more than $2 billion in the last year by using premium-grade gas in cars that were designed to…
The top 10 places to live in the USA
The top 10 places to live in the USA Money & Credit September 19, 2016
A Maryland community that’s located between Baltimore and Washington, D.C., has been named the best place to live in the…
How to avoid the #1 mistake that condo buyers make
How to avoid the #1 mistake that condo buyers make Homes & Real Estate September 19, 2016
What happens when the condo owner who lives a few doors down can’t afford to pay their mortgage or monthly…