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.
Wells Fargo makes a big change in effort to rebuild trust after bogus account scandal
Wells Fargo makes a big change in effort to rebuild trust after bogus account scandal Money & Credit September 13, 2016
Less than oneweek after news broke that Wells Fargo employees allegedly opened more than 2 million unauthorized accounts for customers…
How to get 7 weeks of unlimited pasta at Olive Garden for only $100
How to get 7 weeks of unlimited pasta at Olive Garden for only $100 Deals & Savings September 13, 2016
If you really love pasta, Olive Garden wants you to know about its popular Never Ending Pasta Pass promotion, which…
5 tips to choosing the fastest grocery store checkout line
5 tips to choosing the fastest grocery store checkout line Shopping & Retail September 12, 2016
Waiting in line is perhaps the most frustrating part of going to the grocery store. Clark admits that he can’t…
What you need to know about the 5-second rule
What you need to know about the 5-second rule Health September 12, 2016
It’s definitely not OK to eat food off the floor, even if you’ve picked it up within five seconds of…
A teenager’s ‘genius’ trick to stop wasting money is going viral
A teenager’s ‘genius’ trick to stop wasting money is going viral Money & Credit September 12, 2016
A 19-year-old has come up with a hilarious method to stop himself from overspending – and it’s going viral. According…
Can ice cream be healthy? It depends on what you consider to be ‘healthy’
Can ice cream be healthy? It depends on what you consider to be ‘healthy’ Food & Restaurants September 9, 2016
All that milk, cream and sugar makes ice cream a delicious treat, but it’s so good that you can easily…
Things you can buy at Dollar Tree for less than $1
Things you can buy at Dollar Tree for less than $1 Deals & Savings September 9, 2016
“Everything’s $1” is the slogan for Dollar Tree, but that doesn’t mean you have to pay $1 for each item…
Millionaire secrets: 5 things more important than having $1 million
Millionaire secrets: 5 things more important than having $1 million Money & Credit September 9, 2016
When it comes to personal finance, many people want to have $1 million in assets before retirement.But some millionaires say…
Too soon? It’s already beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Too soon? It’s already beginning to look a lot like Christmas Shopping & Retail September 8, 2016
Whether you love it or hate it, the “Christmas creep” has already begun. Even though Christmas is still a few…
Fish fraud: You probably have no idea what’s actually in the seafood you order
Fish fraud: You probably have no idea what’s actually in the seafood you order Scams & Rip-Offs September 7, 2016
A new report from Oceana found that 20% of more than 25,000 samples of seafood tested in 55 countries worldwide…
Here’s the #1 cause of money stress in every state
Here’s the #1 cause of money stress in every state Money & Credit September 7, 2016
If someone asked you about the leadingcause of financial stress in your life, how would you respond? The #1 cause…
Price hike: These 7 grocery store items will cost more soon
Price hike: These 7 grocery store items will cost more soon Money & Credit September 7, 2016
If your grocery bill has been lower this year, you’re certainly not alone. Beef, poultry and eggs are just a…
For sale: This groovy 1970s-themed home could be yours!
For sale: This groovy 1970s-themed home could be yours! Homes & Real Estate September 7, 2016
This groovy Massachusetts house is the perfecttime capsule that will bring back memories from the 1970s! According to an online…
Fewer people are buying these cars, which means great deals for you!
Fewer people are buying these cars, which means great deals for you! Cars September 6, 2016
We’ve been hearing for some time now about how car sales are through the roof this year, but there’s one…
FDA bans 19 chemicals from antibacterial soaps
FDA bans 19 chemicals from antibacterial soaps Health September 6, 2016
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has banned 19 chemicals from antibacterial soap products, including the most commonly used ingredients…
Do you have stolen ice cream in your freezer?
Do you have stolen ice cream in your freezer? Scams & Rip-Offs September 6, 2016
Thieves in New York are stealing thousands of cartonsof ice cream from chain stores to resell to neighborhood mom-and-pop stores,…
Hepatitis A outbreak in 7 states linked to frozen strawberries
Hepatitis A outbreak in 7 states linked to frozen strawberries Health September 6, 2016
Health authorities are investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A in the United States that has been linked to frozen strawberries…
Here’s how to get a free Chick-fil-A breakfast sandwich
Here’s how to get a free Chick-fil-A breakfast sandwich Deals & Savings September 2, 2016
If you love Chick-fil-A, the fast-food chain has an offer that you’ll want to know about. As the company's way…
5 things you can do to keep listeria out of your kitchen
5 things you can do to keep listeria out of your kitchen Health September 1, 2016
It seems that every few weeks there's another food recall due to concerns over listeria contamination. Hot dogs, ice cream,…
More than 60 hotels and restaurants hit by data breach
More than 60 hotels and restaurants hit by data breach Protect Your Rights & Identity September 1, 2016
Another hotel chain is warning its customers that their payment card information may have been compromised in a malware attack.…
SCAM ALERT: This one email could wipe out a home buyer’s life savings
SCAM ALERT: This one email could wipe out a home buyer’s life savings Scams & Rip-Offs August 30, 2016
A fast-spreading email and money wiring scam is targeting home buyers, according to a warning from the Federal Trade Commission…
Looking for a job? Starting salaries are going up!
Looking for a job? Starting salaries are going up! Jobs & Military August 30, 2016
There’s good news if you’re planning to switch jobs next year. Starting salaries for professional occupations are expected to increase…
Here’s the #1 way car rental companies are ripping people off
Here’s the #1 way car rental companies are ripping people off Insurance August 29, 2016
If you only rent a car a few times a year, Clark says you’re more likely to fall for some…
Listeria prompts vegetable recall at Walmart, Publix and other stores
Listeria prompts vegetable recall at Walmart, Publix and other stores Health August 29, 2016
Listeria concerns have led to the recall of 30,000 cases of fresh-cut vegetables that are soldat some of the nation’s…
This is one expense dog owners say is worth every penny
This is one expense dog owners say is worth every penny Insurance August 26, 2016
If you’re thinking about welcoming a new doginto your home, you might be curious about the impact it could have…
This popular app is going to share your phone number with Facebook
This popular app is going to share your phone number with Facebook Mobile & Electronics August 26, 2016
As part of an update to its terms and privacy policy, the popular messaging service WhatsApp will start sharing data…
There’s only going to be one of these restaurants left in America
There’s only going to be one of these restaurants left in America Shopping & Retail August 25, 2016
Come September, there will only be one Howard Johnson Restaurant and Lounge in the U.S. Howard Johnson's restaurant to close…
Things are not looking good for Sears right now
Things are not looking good for Sears right now Shopping & Retail August 25, 2016
Sears has reported that the companywent in the red this past fiscal quarter, but will this already shrinking retailer have…
7 cheap brands of coffee that people really love
7 cheap brands of coffee that people really love Deals & Savings August 24, 2016
There was a study done a few years back that found the average American spends more than $1,000 a year – which…
McDonald’s recalls faulty Happy Meal activity wristbands
McDonald’s recalls faulty Happy Meal activity wristbands Shopping & Retail August 23, 2016
McDonald’s has recalled all of its “Step-iT” activity wristbands due to the risk of skin irritations and burns, according to…