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.

Job alert: Whole Foods will hire 6,000 new employees on November 2
Job alert: Whole Foods will hire 6,000 new employees on November 2 Jobs & Employment October 30, 2017
Looking for a flexible job this holiday season that can last into the New Year and beyond? Whole Foods Market…
Lumber Liquidators to pay $36M to settle lawsuits over toxic flooring
Lumber Liquidators to pay $36M to settle lawsuits over toxic flooring Homes & Real Estate October 29, 2017
Lumber Liquidators has agreed to pay $36 million to settle two class-action lawsuits that accused the company of selling flooring…
The best robo-advisors of 2017: A cheaper and easier way to invest
The best robo-advisors of 2017: A cheaper and easier way to invest Money & Credit October 28, 2017
It used to be that if finance befuddled you, you probably would have shied away from investing. But with the…
Ford steering wheel
Ford Fusions being investigated after reports of steering wheels becoming detached Cars October 27, 2017
In what could be the start of another auto recall, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is looking into…
8 places you can learn to code for free!
8 places you can learn to code for free! Education October 27, 2017
The future of education is all about lifelong learning, but too many people don't further their education after they get…
Uber Visa Card
Uber’s new no-annual-fee credit card comes with some sweet perks October 27, 2017
Uber is ready to throw down with a sweet offer for anyone who wants its first-ever credit card! RELATED: Clark…
It’s back! McDonald’s revamps dollar menu with more cheap options
It’s back! McDonald’s revamps dollar menu with more cheap options Deals & Savings October 27, 2017
Get ready to be a dollar menunaire all over again! After a four-year absence, the dollar menu is coming back…
Walmart employees with shelf-scanning robot
Death of a stockboy? Walmart introduces shelf-scanning robots Shopping & Retail October 26, 2017
Don't you just hate walking down long grocery aisles to grab your favorite products only to find they're out of…
Some 600 Rite Aid stores will be closing soon as part of a new deal with Walgreens
Some 600 Rite Aid stores will be closing soon as part of a new deal with Walgreens Money & Credit October 26, 2017
Well, that didn't take very long! Just a month after Walgreens received regulatory approval to gobble up half of Rite…
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7 ways to prevent your child from getting the flu this season Children & Pets October 24, 2017
We're on the cusp of flu season again and if you've ever had a bout with influenza in your family,…
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Know the right questions to ask of a fee-only financial advisor Investing & Retirement October 24, 2017
Money expert Clark Howard puts a lot of emphasis on you taking control of your financial future by investing. When…
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This is the #1 thing your kids shouldn’t touch at the pediatrician’s office Health October 24, 2017
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is out with new recommendations for preventing the spread of illness when you bring…
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600,000+ Bosch and Thermador dishwashers now under recall Recalls October 23, 2017
For the second year in a row, we're getting major recall news involving home appliances that could catch on fire…
Aldi pumpkins
Here’s where to find the cheapest Halloween pumpkins this year Shopping & Retail October 23, 2017
We're just days away from Halloween and if you haven't gotten your pumpkins yet...what are you waiting for?!? The price…
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Is the front of your LED bulb broken? Don’t throw it out — fix it! Homes & Real Estate October 23, 2017
For years, I'd heard about how LED bulbs have a microchip inside them, but I'd never actually seen one —…
Scam alert: Fake email from your bank could rob you blind
Scam alert: Fake email from your bank could rob you blind Mobile & Electronics October 22, 2017
A new email purporting to be from Bank of America claims that your online ID is about to be terminated…
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Say goodbye to this common checkout routine in 2018 Credit & Debit Cards October 20, 2017
MasterCard is planning to drop the requirement on merchants to have you provide your signature when you make a credit…
Waggy plush wind-up musical toys
Recall Alert: Nearly 600K plush musical wind-up toys sold at Target, Walmart, Carter’s Recalls October 20, 2017
Did you buy any plush wind-up musical toys for toddlers earlier this year or in 2016? If so, we've got…
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How to switch your natural gas provider in 4 easy steps Money & Credit October 19, 2017
Fall is a great time to lock in your natural gas rate if you live in a state where the…
Medicare changes: Premiums going down in 2018, plus more ways for you to save
Medicare changes: Premiums going down in 2018, plus more ways for you to save Insurance October 19, 2017
If you're on Medicare, this is the time of year when you can change your Medicare Advantage or Medicare prescription…
Ford F-150
Recall alert: 1.3 million Ford trucks recalled due to safety hazard Cars October 19, 2017
Ford Motor Company is recalling more than a million vehicles from its popular F-150 and Super Duty lines because of…
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Is your iPhone 6 slow? This may be the reason why Mobile & Electronics October 19, 2017
We're now a month out from the release of the iPhone 8 and sales aren't exactly booming. In fact, it's…
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Just say no to KRACK — the most dangerous Wi-Fi hack ever discovered Mobile & Electronics October 18, 2017
It's one of the most dangerous tech exploits ever discovered and it can impact any wireless device that accesses a…
Amazon Locker
Amazon moving into nearly 1M apartments to make the package delivery process safe and easy Online Shopping October 18, 2017
With the holidays just around the corner, package theft is foremost on everybody's mind (or at least it should be).…
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6 ways to stop package thieves from striking your home Scams & Rip-Offs October 18, 2017
With an ever-growing number of people shopping online, there are a lot of packages being delivered to people's homes. That's…
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Hey, Verizon customers: 3 ways to cut your wireless bill by 60% to 75%! Mobile & Electronics October 18, 2017
You can save up to 60% or 75% on your monthly cell phone bill while still enjoying the same service…
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Invest better: 15 new ETFs with expenses so tiny you need a microscope to see them! Investing & Retirement October 17, 2017
Another financial services firm is ready to give the likes of BlackRock and Vanguard a run for their money in…
Gmail rolls out their strongest security yet for email users
Gmail rolls out their strongest security yet for email users Mobile & Electronics October 17, 2017
Ever feel like you have a bullseye on your back because your email account has been hacked so frequently? Google…
Joe Nelson birthday trek
Trip of a lifetime: Get FREE food, gas and lodging the Joe Nelson way Budgeting & Saving October 17, 2017
In the world according to Joe Nelson, a birthday should be about a gift you give to the world —…
Cold reality: Get ready for an 18% spike in winter energy costs
Cold reality: Get ready for an 18% spike in winter energy costs Home Ownership October 16, 2017
Do you love winter? The extended forecast calls for Jack Frost to nip at your nose and leave you with…