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 why your cell phone bill might be going up
Here’s why your cell phone bill might be going up Mobile & Electronics August 6, 2016
If you think you’re paying too much for cell phone service right now, there are signs that prices could soon go…
Why you should never eat lunch at your desk again
Why you should never eat lunch at your desk again Jobs & Military August 4, 2016
If you work in an office, do you ever catch yourself finishing up projects, scheduling meetings or answering emails during…
Office Depot is closing 300 more stores
Office Depot is closing 300 more stores Shopping & Retail August 3, 2016
Your neighborhood Office Depot might not be around for much longer. The Florida-based office supply chain says it’s going to…
These are the 7 best American cars you can buy
These are the 7 best American cars you can buy Cars August 3, 2016
If you’re looking for a new car, have you given American brands a closer look?  Every year, Consumer Reports puts…
Convinced red light cameras are just about money? This may change your mind
Convinced red light cameras are just about money? This may change your mind Cars August 3, 2016
Critics of red light cameras say they’re just a way for struggling cities to generate money. But a new study…
These 4 summer cookout mistakes could make you very sick
These 4 summer cookout mistakes could make you very sick Health August 2, 2016
Most people have a good idea of some of the major cooking mistakes that can lead to food poisoning, but did…
These sneaky fees may be costing you big money
These sneaky fees may be costing you big money Money & Credit August 2, 2016
Do you review your credit card statements line by line every month? If you don’t, there might be charges on…
Is Kmart closing down? Here’s what the retailer says about those liquidation rumors
Is Kmart closing down? Here’s what the retailer says about those liquidation rumors Shopping & Retail August 1, 2016
Sears Holdings is responding to a Business Insider report that included interviews with anonymous employees who say they believe Kmart is…
These are 9 of the least-healthy chain restaurant meals
These are 9 of the least-healthy chain restaurant meals Health August 1, 2016
If you're trying to watch what you eat, then you'll want to stay away from the 'winners' of the 2016…
FDA warning: Don’t feed your dog this type of peanut butter!
FDA warning: Don’t feed your dog this type of peanut butter! Health August 1, 2016
If you have a dog in your household, there’s a good chance that you’ve given the pup some peanut butter…
10 tips and tricks to make money on Craigslist
10 tips and tricks to make money on Craigslist Money & Credit July 30, 2016
Whether you're a novice or a pro, there's a lot of money to be made selling items on Craigslist. Glen…
5 signs that gas station food could make you sick
5 signs that gas station food could make you sick Health July 29, 2016
Gas station convenience stores offer a quick and easy way to pick up food on the go, but is the…
These are the hottest housing markets in America
These are the hottest housing markets in America Homes & Real Estate July 29, 2016
If you’re in the market for a new home, there's new data that could explain why you might have a…
Republic Wireless just added new phone options and data plans for only $15
Republic Wireless just added new phone options and data plans for only $15 Mobile & Electronics July 29, 2016
It's like Christmas in July at Republic Wireless, which has just launched nine Android smartphones and new data plans starting…
These are the most and least ticketed cars
These are the most and least ticketed cars Cars July 28, 2016
While shopping for a new or used car, have you ever wondered if your vehicle could be a magnet for traffic tickets?…
8 things you didn’t know about the new and improved JCPenney
8 things you didn’t know about the new and improved JCPenney Shopping & Retail July 28, 2016
If you haven’t visited your local JCPenney lately, it might be time to give it another look!  Just a couple…
Quick and easy way to clean a microwave grease filter
Quick and easy way to clean a microwave grease filter Life July 27, 2016
The other day I looked at the bottom of my over-the-range microwave and was absolutely disgusted by the condition of…
How to help charities with every Amazon purchase (and it won’t even cost you extra)
How to help charities with every Amazon purchase (and it won’t even cost you extra) Shopping & Retail July 27, 2016
If you already love shopping on Amazon, this is going to make you love it even more! Did you know…
Walmart wants to sell you these ugly apples
Walmart wants to sell you these ugly apples Shopping & Retail July 26, 2016
Walmart, the world’s largest grocer, is now selling “ugly” apples in an effort to reduce food waste. Read more: 9 surprises…
8 new dollar store hacks that can save you money
8 new dollar store hacks that can save you money Money & Credit July 26, 2016
If you love searching for amazing deals at the dollar store, you’ve probably got a good idea about what to…
These 5 retail brands have come back from the dead
These 5 retail brands have come back from the dead Money & Credit July 26, 2016
With retailers across the country closing hundreds of locations, due in large part to the rise of online shopping, you…
8 things you can do to improve your credit score
8 things you can do to improve your credit score Money & Credit July 25, 2016
If you're interested in ways to improve your credit score, then you're probably aware of how important it is to have…
How to control what happens to your Facebook profile after you die
How to control what happens to your Facebook profile after you die Mobile & Electronics July 25, 2016
If you’ve ever wondered what happens to your digital footprint after you die, the answer depends on which social media…
This First Lady just took a summer job waiting tables
This First Lady just took a summer job waiting tables Jobs & Military July 25, 2016
A lot of people pick up a summer job to earn some extra cash, including the first lady of Maine! …
This one cleaning mistake can ruin your computer
This one cleaning mistake can ruin your computer Mobile & Electronics July 23, 2016
If you’ve ever glanced down at your computer’s keyboard while typing and reached immediately for a bottle of Windex to…
10 tips, tricks and secrets to know about Facebook Messenger
10 tips, tricks and secrets to know about Facebook Messenger Mobile & Electronics July 21, 2016
Facebook Messenger just hit a major milestone: One billion users around the world use the app every month. But if you…
Why newer cars are breaking down at an alarming rate
Why newer cars are breaking down at an alarming rate Cars July 21, 2016
AAA says it had to rescue a record-breaking 32 million drivers in 2015, and it wasn’t just drivers of older…
Pizza chain data breach leaves customers in 17 states at risk
Pizza chain data breach leaves customers in 17 states at risk Money & Credit July 21, 2016
If you’ve eaten at Cicis in the past year, a data breach may have put your personal information at risk.…
Need a vacation? These are the 10 cheapest cities for summer travel
Need a vacation? These are the 10 cheapest cities for summer travel Travel July 20, 2016
If you’re looking to get some rest and relaxation before the summer is over, TripAdvisor has a new list that…
This is taking a $3,300 bite out of your paycheck every year
This is taking a $3,300 bite out of your paycheck every year Money & Credit July 20, 2016
You have a job to make money and provide for your family, but the simple act of going to work…