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.

T-Mobile's partnership with MLB
T-Mobile giving customers free streaming access to MLB TV Mobile & Electronics March 29, 2017
If you're a baseball fan, you're going to love the T-Mobile Tuesdays freebie coming next week! Read more: This is…
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How to find a geriatric care manager Life March 29, 2017
If you have an elderly loved one who needs to transition from living alone to being in an independent living…
Steinmart storefront
8 ways to save money at Stein Mart Shopping & Retail March 28, 2017
With 290 stores across 31 states, Stein Mart is an off-price retailer that's worth a second look if you're a…
Fake Facebook 'No Swearing Campaign' image
Is Facebook’s ‘No Swearing Campaign’ a real thing? Mobile & Electronics March 28, 2017
We're used to seeing all kinds of Facebook fakes, everything from phony gift cards to bogus celebrity profiles. But in…
More states getting Amazon sales tax on April 1…no joke!
More states getting Amazon sales tax on April 1…no joke! Shopping & Retail March 27, 2017
For much of America, paying sales tax on your Amazon purchases is nothing new. Yet in small states where the company…
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Aldi wins prestigious spirits award with $12 bottle of store-brand gin Shopping & Retail March 27, 2017
When you think of award-winning spirits, you probably don't think of Aldi. But maybe you should! Despite its budget reputation,…
12 surprises you probably didn’t know about Aldi
12 surprises you probably didn’t know about Aldi Shopping & Retail March 27, 2017
If you're into cheap groceries, you've got to know about Aldi! This hard-discount grocery chain, which started in Germany, has…
CDC: Deadly fungus spreading in 5 states
CDC: Deadly fungus spreading in 5 states Health March 26, 2017
Thirty-five people in five states have been diagnosed with a new strain of deadly fungal infection, according to the Centers…
T-Mobile’s 20% off for life promo ends March 31
T-Mobile’s 20% off for life promo ends March 31 Deals & Savings March 24, 2017
Thinking about switching to T-Mobile? If you do it by March 31, you'll get your entire bill reduced by one-fifth…
Apple got a BIG surprise in the latest smartphone satisfaction ratings
Apple got a BIG surprise in the latest smartphone satisfaction ratings Mobile & Electronics March 24, 2017
Samsung may have spent the last few months choking on the fire from exploding Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, but that…
10 surprises you didn’t know about Dollar Tree
10 surprises you didn’t know about Dollar Tree Deals & Savings March 24, 2017
If you're into cheap everyday items, you probably love Dollar Tree! This discount chain, headquartered in Chesapeake, Va., has more…
13,000 Wells Fargo ATMs are ready to go cardless
13,000 Wells Fargo ATMs are ready to go cardless Money & Credit March 22, 2017
The phrase 'don't leave home without it' is about to pertain more to your phone than the plastic in your…
What you don’t know about air duct cleaning can hurt you
What you don’t know about air duct cleaning can hurt you Homes & Real Estate March 22, 2017
'Tis the season for a little spring cleaning! If it's been a while since your last air duct cleaning, you're…
7 big changes coming to McDonald’s in 2017
7 big changes coming to McDonald’s in 2017 Shopping & Retail March 22, 2017
According to 24/7 Wall Street, almost half of America eats McDonald's in a given month. But there are big changes…
IRS warns of phishing emails supposedly from your tax software provider
IRS warns of phishing emails supposedly from your tax software provider Money & Credit March 20, 2017
We're now less than a month away from April 18 — the final deadline to file your personal tax return.…
You’ll never pronounce the names Porsche and BMW the same way again!
You’ll never pronounce the names Porsche and BMW the same way again! Cars March 20, 2017
It's one of the biggest debates of all time among automotive fans... How do you properly pronounce Porsche?! Read more:…
Sprint will no longer make house calls
Sprint will no longer make house calls Mobile & Electronics March 20, 2017
Call it a sign of the times: Sprint is pulling the plug on its Direct 2 You home delivery service.…
12 ways to save money at Publix
12 ways to save money at Publix Shopping & Retail March 20, 2017
With 1,144 stores across the Southeast, Publix is a beloved fixture to a lot of grocery shoppers — even if…
Guess set to close 60 stores in 2017
Guess set to close 60 stores in 2017 Shopping & Retail March 17, 2017
Here's another addition to the growing list of mall retailers that are shuttering stores this year... Read more: These major…
Confirmed: These J.C. Penney stores are closing
Confirmed: These J.C. Penney stores are closing Shopping & Retail March 17, 2017
UPDATE: Liquidation sales at these locations have been postponed until May 22 and store closures have been pushed back to…
Nearly 1 million Hyundais recalled for seat belt problems
Nearly 1 million Hyundais recalled for seat belt problems Cars March 17, 2017
Hyundai is recalling nearly 1 million Sonatas and Sonata hybrids for problems with the seat belt pretensioner that could cause…
5 big changes coming to Dollar General in 2017
5 big changes coming to Dollar General in 2017 Shopping & Retail March 17, 2017
With 12,719 stores in 43 states, Dollar General is known to be a great place to stretch a buck. And…
9 ways to save money at Simon Malls
9 ways to save money at Simon Malls Shopping & Retail March 16, 2017
With nearly 200 malls across the country, Simon Malls is one the leading mall operators in America. Next time you're…
6-month-old boy dies after babysitter can’t reach 911 because of mobile network issues
6-month-old boy dies after babysitter can’t reach 911 because of mobile network issues Mobile & Electronics March 15, 2017
A 6-month-old infant is dead after his babysitter was unable to reach 911 operators because of a problem with T-Mobile's…
These 39 JCPenney locations are at high risk of closing
These 39 JCPenney locations are at high risk of closing Shopping & Retail March 15, 2017
It's become a familiar routine that we've now seen play out all too often: A once-stellar mall retailer falls on…
AT&T’s legacy unlimited plans sell for $1,000 – $3,000 on eBay!
AT&T’s legacy unlimited plans sell for $1,000 – $3,000 on eBay! Mobile & Electronics March 15, 2017
How much is an unlimited data plan worth to you? We're not talking about a plan when you're throttled once…
American Air is bringing back free meals in economy!
American Air is bringing back free meals in economy! Travel March 15, 2017
The world's biggest airline is going to put a little food in your stomach as they shuttle you around from…
How to avoid Costco’s membership fee hike and still pay the old price for another year!
How to avoid Costco’s membership fee hike and still pay the old price for another year! Deals & Savings March 14, 2017
Warehouse club shoppers across the country have been griping since Costco announced a $5 increase in the cost of an…
10 most valuable retail brands in the world
10 most valuable retail brands in the world Business & Entrepreneurs March 14, 2017
At a time when traditional retail is really struggling, isn't it nice to hear a positive story about the industry…
Have a tax dispute with the IRS? These organizations can help
Have a tax dispute with the IRS? These organizations can help Money & Credit March 14, 2017
If you owe back taxes, you've probably seen ads from companies promising to help you pay just pennies on the…