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.
Yahoo confirms hack of 500 million users
Yahoo confirms hack of 500 million users Mobile & Electronics September 22, 2016
Yahoo hasconfirmedthat information associated with at least 500 million user accounts was stolenfrom 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…
Report: Kmart is planning to close dozens of stores
Report: Kmart is planning to close dozens of stores Shopping & Retail September 19, 2016
The struggling discount retailer Kmart is planning to close 64 stores nationwide, according to a report from Business Insider. Read…
Gas prices rising, stations running dry after pipeline spill
Gas prices rising, stations running dry after pipeline spill Cars September 19, 2016
A gas pipeline spill in Alabama is affecting fuel supplies in a handful of states, which is leading to higher…
Mom with 13 kids reveals her secrets to making $1 meals
Mom with 13 kids reveals her secrets to making $1 meals Money & Credit September 16, 2016
Sam Fatzinger doesn’t run a restaurant, but you might think she does by looking at her kitchen. There are two…
These are the top 10 cars to buy new
These are the top 10 cars to buy new Cars September 15, 2016
If you have your heart set on buying a brand new vehicle, it's important to know that the car willlose…
5 ways a debt-free mom saves money in the kitchen
5 ways a debt-free mom saves money in the kitchen Money & Credit September 14, 2016
Like many otherbusy moms, Lydia Senn knows her way around the kitchen and how to stretch every last dollar of…
12 cars you don’t want to buy brand new
12 cars you don’t want to buy brand new Cars September 13, 2016
We all know that a new vehiclestarts to lose value the second you drive it off the dealer’s lot, but…
The best university in America is…
The best university in America is… Education September 13, 2016
If there’s a student in your life who’s trying to decide which college to attend, the annual rankings from U.S.…
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…