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.
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…
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…
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,…
Lidl is opening 10 stores this week! A first look at the discount grocer’s prices
Lidl is opening 10 stores this week! A first look at the discount grocer’s prices Food & Restaurants June 14, 2017
The grocery store price wars are about to get a lot more interesting! Lidl, the German discount grocery store chain,…
Buying this type of oil is better for your car
Buying this type of oil is better for your car Cars June 13, 2017
Synthetic or conventional? You probably get the question every time you bring your car in for an oil change. We…
11 ways Google Assistant can make your life so much easier
11 ways Google Assistant can make your life so much easier Mobile & Electronics June 13, 2017
Money expert Clark Howard recently mentioned to a few members of Team Clark how Google's voice-powered assistant has become an…
Most SUV headlights earn poor or marginal grades, study finds
Most SUV headlights earn poor or marginal grades, study finds Cars June 13, 2017
Only two of the 37 midsize SUVs evaluated by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) earned “good” ratings for…
The secret reason why a McDonald’s Coke tastes the best
The secret reason why a McDonald’s Coke tastes the best Food & Restaurants June 13, 2017
Why do soft drinks from McDonald’s taste so much better than anywhere else? We finally have an answer to the…
Check your mailbox for McAfee settlement money!
Check your mailbox for McAfee settlement money! Mobile & Electronics June 13, 2017
June 2017 Update: Your money is on the way! A member of Team Clark received his $11.50 McAfee settlement benefit via…
The easiest way to clean a microwave
The easiest way to clean a microwave Life June 12, 2017
If you’ve ever opened up your microwave door to find a disgusting mess, there’s a way to clean it all…
10 ways to save even more at Kroger
10 ways to save even more at Kroger Food & Restaurants June 12, 2017
With nearly 2,800 grocery stores in 35 states, you’ve probably shopped at Kroger before! Although most locations are under the…
Aldi plans to open 900 new stores in next 5 years
Aldi plans to open 900 new stores in next 5 years Food & Restaurants June 12, 2017
If you've been following money expert Clark Howard for a while, you know that he loves shopping at Aldi! Known…
5 money-saving secrets for shopping at Ace Hardware
5 money-saving secrets for shopping at Ace Hardware Money Saving Advice June 12, 2017
All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves…
Try this secret tip when ordering a Dunkin’ Donuts iced coffee
Try this secret tip when ordering a Dunkin’ Donuts iced coffee Life June 8, 2017
Iced coffee can hit the spot on a warm summer day, but are you really getting your money's worth? There's…
14 things Americans are wasting a lot of money on
14 things Americans are wasting a lot of money on Money & Credit June 8, 2017
If you’ve been following Clark's advice for a while, you’ve probably developed some pretty impressive penny-pinching habits throughout the years. Over…