Theo Thimou

Theo is director of content for clark.com. He has co-written 2 books with Clark Howard, including the #1 New York Times bestseller Clark Howard's Living Large in Lean Times.

96-year-old hates “retirement,” becomes body builder and runner
96-year-old hates “retirement,” becomes body builder and runner Life April 27, 2016
While so many of us dream of the day we can walk away from work, 'retirement' is a four-letter word…
EXPIRED: $29 flights from Frontier Air
EXPIRED: $29 flights from Frontier Air Travel April 27, 2016
Get ready to pack your carry-on bag! There's a new airfare sale from Frontier with one-way fares starting at $29.…
Metro PCS: 6GB of data for $30!
Metro PCS: 6GB of data for $30! Deals & Savings April 26, 2016
Not a week goes by without another price cut in the cell phone world! Here's the latest one... Read more:…
Laundry pods pose hidden danger to kids
Laundry pods pose hidden danger to kids Health April 26, 2016
Got kids in your house younger than 6 years old? Then you'll want to be careful what kind of laundry…
Top 25 highest paying companies in America
Top 25 highest paying companies in America Jobs & Military April 26, 2016
Glassdoor has just released their list of the 25 highest-paying companies in America for 2016. For those not familiar with…
The good news about college graduate hiring rates
The good news about college graduate hiring rates Jobs & Military April 25, 2016
Good news for new college grads! Employers are planning to hire you this year, according to a new CareerBuilder survey.…
Top 10 jobs with tons of openings over the next 10 years
Top 10 jobs with tons of openings over the next 10 years Jobs & Military April 20, 2016
Looking for more economic opportunity going forward? Take a look at this list of jobs that employers won't be able…
6 best mattresses for couples
6 best mattresses for couples Homes & Real Estate April 20, 2016
When you're picking a mattress with your spouse or significant other, you want that bed to be comfortable. But you…
Top 20 most reputable companies in America
Top 20 most reputable companies in America Business & Entrepreneurs April 19, 2016
It's been said that a good reputation is worth its weight in gold. For the Top 20 companies on the…
Amazon unbundles streaming Prime video and starts a price war
Amazon unbundles streaming Prime video and starts a price war Mobile & Electronics April 19, 2016
Amazon has announced it will unbundle the streaming content portion of a Prime membership in an effort to compete directly…
AT&T’s fraud detector app just blocked its 1 billionth scam call
AT&T’s fraud detector app just blocked its 1 billionth scam call Mobile & Electronics April 17, 2016
If you hate robocalls, AT&T's got your back with a free app designed to shut the spam calls down cold…
Phony locksmiths ripping people off with bait-and-switch pricing
Phony locksmiths ripping people off with bait-and-switch pricing Homes & Real Estate April 15, 2016
Phony locksmiths who populate the top of search results pages are ripping people off with outrageous bait-and-switch pricing. Picture this:…
A look at the fake landlord scam
A look at the fake landlord scam Homes & Real Estate April 15, 2016
If you're in the market for a new apartment, beware of criminals acting as bogus landlords who may try to…
Top 10 highest paying work-at-home careers
Top 10 highest paying work-at-home careers Jobs & Military April 14, 2016
It used to be taken as an article of faith: Working from home doesn't pay all that well and isn't…
5 tips for starting a business with a partner
5 tips for starting a business with a partner Business & Entrepreneurs April 14, 2016
Starting a business on your own can be difficult. Sometimes finding a partner with the right skills set is a…
How I went from paying $50/month for phone service to FREE!
How I went from paying $50/month for phone service to FREE! Deals & Savings April 14, 2016
Free cell phone service has been a subject on the Clark Howard Show for years. But after some early stumbles,…
Women only ridesharing app launches
Women only ridesharing app launches Mobile & Electronics April 13, 2016
Hey ladies, how many times have you felt creeped out by your Uber driver? There's a new startup that aims…
Five Below vs. the dollar stores: Who’s better?
Five Below vs. the dollar stores: Who’s better? Deals & Savings April 13, 2016
In the world of dollar stores, there are two kinds of players. There are the true dollar stores like Dollar…
How to feed a family of 4 for $101/week
How to feed a family of 4 for $101/week Shopping & Retail April 12, 2016
The average American family of four eating a low-cost meal plan spends $182.85 per week on groceries, according to the…
3 ways to protect yourself from unwanted search results
3 ways to protect yourself from unwanted search results Home April 11, 2016
A couple of European hard discount airlines are taking Google to task for putting third-party sites way up in the…
6 ways to maximize a staycation
6 ways to maximize a staycation Travel April 8, 2016
Don’t despair if going on a far-flung vacation to a beautiful locale isn’t in the books for you this summer.…
Your iPhone calendar is wrong: Tax Day is not April 15 this year!
Your iPhone calendar is wrong: Tax Day is not April 15 this year! Mobile & Electronics April 6, 2016
Good news if you thought Tax Day was this Friday. You've got a reprieve until Monday, April 18 to get…
New broadband service labels borrow from food industry
New broadband service labels borrow from food industry Mobile & Electronics April 5, 2016
Ever felt like you need a visual aid just to understand what's going on with the price and performance of…
2 unusual ways to steal a deal on a car right now
2 unusual ways to steal a deal on a car right now Cars April 4, 2016
Ever seen a 2016 model vehicle being offered as 'used' on a dealer lot? Leaked internal memos from three big…
6 painless ways to save money on groceries that don’t involve coupons!
6 painless ways to save money on groceries that don’t involve coupons! Shopping & Retail April 4, 2016
Coupons are great in theory. But if you're pressed for time or just generally stressed out, you'll probably never get…
Big 3 discount investment houses go all in on robo-advising
Big 3 discount investment houses go all in on robo-advising Money & Credit March 30, 2016
For many years, the Big Three discount investing houses -- Fidelity, Schwab and Vanguard -- operated on a simple full…
Megabus fights with passengers over compensation for burned bags
Megabus fights with passengers over compensation for burned bags Travel March 30, 2016
Megabus is something we talk about a lot in the world of Clark because it lets you do cheap interstate…
Best ways to get a small business loan
Best ways to get a small business loan Business & Entrepreneurs March 29, 2016
Getting a loan as a small business or an entrepreneur hasn't always been easy. Big banks generally don't care about…
6 ways to eliminate student loan debt from your life
6 ways to eliminate student loan debt from your life Education March 29, 2016
Student loans are a backbreaking burden on many people in this country both young and old. Collectively, our borrowing for…
Aldi now accepts credit cards
Aldi now accepts credit cards Shopping & Retail March 28, 2016
Aldi is stepping up its competition to other traditional grocery chains by accepting credit cards. Credit cards coming to Aldi…