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What You Need To Know Before You DIY Your Taxes
What You Need To Know Before You DIY Your Taxes Taxes March 3, 2021
DIY tax filing is all the rage these days. Online tax filing programs are widely available, and many of them…
11 Tips to Keep Your Cell Phone Safe
11 Tips to Keep Your Cell Phone Safe Cell Phones February 15, 2021
From apps to contacts to accounts and more, our phones contain so much personal information. Have you ever thought about…
New Coronavirus Testing Rules for Travel to the U.S. Start Soon
New Coronavirus Testing Rules for Travel to the U.S. Start Soon Travel January 16, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued an order that will soon affect all air passengers entering…
When Are Taxes Due? Important Tax Dates in 2021
When Are Taxes Due? Important Tax Dates in 2021 Taxes January 15, 2021
Mark your calendars: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced it will begin accepting and processing tax returns on February…
4 Free Alternatives to Microsoft Office
4 Free Alternatives to Microsoft Office Save Money January 14, 2021
Why pay for something when you can get it for free? Microsoft Office is a popular office program, but it…
How to Build Credit
How to Build Credit Credit January 6, 2021
Having a good credit score is vital for many reasons. A good credit score can help you get approved for…
Save $2,021 in 2021 money challenge
Money Challenge: How to Save $2,021 in 2021 Save Money December 16, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic significantly impacted the world in 2020. Millions of people experienced a job loss, paycheck cut or another…
6 Tips to Teach Teenagers About Money
6 Tips to Teach Teenagers About Money Save Money December 16, 2020
One of the best things you can do for your children is to teach them about money. Personal finance has…
How to Listen to Clark Howard’s Podcast
How to Listen to Clark Howard’s Podcast Save Money December 16, 2020
Money expert Clark Howard has been helping people save more and spend less for more than 30 years. From tackling…
15 Financial New Year’s Resolutions for 2021
15 Financial New Year’s Resolutions for 2021 Save Money December 15, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has impacted nearly every aspect of our daily lives. People all over the world have suffered financial…
How You Can Achieve Financial Independence
How You Can Achieve Financial Independence Save Money December 1, 2020
Are you reading and hearing about people saving and investing to the level where they’re financially independent and thinking it’s…
Value-Based Spending: A Mindful Budgeting Method
Value-Based Spending: A Mindful Budgeting Method Save Money November 19, 2020
Value-based spending: You may not have heard of it, but I believe it has the power to change your financial…
13 Free or Cheap Gift Ideas
13 Free or Cheap Gift Ideas Save Money November 13, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our daily lives, and as the holidays get closer, you may…
How To Start Saving When Money Is Tight
How To Start Saving When Money Is Tight Save Money November 6, 2020
If you’re not in the habit of saving money regularly, you might find the thought of it a bit overwhelming.…
2021 Retirement Contribution Limits: 401(k), Roth IRA, Traditional IRA and More
2021 Retirement Contribution Limits: 401(k), Roth IRA, Traditional IRA and More Investing & Retirement October 30, 2020
Ready to save money for retirement? It’s helpful to be aware of current retirement contribution limits so you know how…
Here Are the New IRS Tax Brackets for 2021
Here Are the New IRS Tax Brackets for 2021 Taxes October 27, 2020
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) just announced the new annual inflation adjustments for the next tax year. The IRS says…
How to Start Your Money Over as a Single Parent
How to Start Your Money Over as a Single Parent Money & Credit October 26, 2020
In January 2018, I unexpectedly found myself raising four kids by myself after more than 20 years of marriage. To…
Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustment for 2021 Is 1.3%
Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustment for 2021 Is 1.3% Investing & Retirement October 13, 2020
The Social Security Administration (SSA) just announced a slight year-over-year rise in monthly benefits for Social Security and Supplemental Security…
A silhouette of a man hurriedly pushing a shopping cart full of Christmas gifts with a calendar counting down the best days to shop for good deals on Christmas shopping.
The Best Dates to Find Deals in 2020 Shopping & Retail October 6, 2020
If you usually plan to start your holiday shopping on Black Friday, you might want to change your strategy this…
Beachbody On Demand workout program
Beachbody On Demand: Is It Worth $99/Year? Health April 13, 2020
Have you ever joined a gym and asked yourself if it was really worth it? Between commuting to the building,…
Travel refunds during the coronavirus pandemic
Coronavirus and Travel: What You Need to Know Travel April 8, 2020
Many of us have hundreds (and possibly thousands) of dollars worth of air travel, accommodations and tours booked for future…
How to prepare your finances for coronavirus outbreak
Coronavirus: 7 Things You Can Do to Prepare Your Finances Today Money & Credit March 13, 2020
It has been a difficult week for the economy, the stock market and numerous industries — all likely impacting your…
Coronavirus & Your Finances: What to Know and Do
Coronavirus and Your Money: Answers and Resources Money & Credit March 10, 2020
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is affecting nearly every aspect of our daily lives. Whether you are worried about your job,…
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How I Saved Over $1,100 Last Year by Deal Hunting Deals & Savings January 30, 2020
I love finding great deals. Deal hunting is kind of like a treasure hunt! It's so fun to find something…
Clark Howard in his home reviewing the Ring Security System
Ring Security System Review: How to Install the DIY Home Security System Homes & Real Estate January 22, 2020
I had a problem: The burglar alarm at our house was so old that it needed a full update and…
Cheap iPhones: What Do You Get for $100 and $300?
Cheap iPhones: What Do You Get for $100 and $300? Cell Phones December 17, 2019
Editor’s Note: This article was researched and composed by Grant Howard, money expert Clark Howard’s 14-year-old son. While they share…
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Everything you need to know about Amazon Prime Day 2019 Shopping & Retail June 3, 2019
Mark your calendars for July 15 because one of the biggest shopping days of the year — like Black Friday…
Google Fi cell phone service review
Google Fi Review: The Best Cell Phone Provider for International Travel? Cell Phones May 6, 2019
Money expert Clark Howard recommends Google Fi, a cell phone service operated by Google, because of the provider’s affordable plans…
Clark’s Money Challenge: How to save $3,000 this year
Clark’s Money Challenge: How to save $3,000 this year Money & Credit January 9, 2019
Do you ever feel like you have more month than money? If so, you are not alone! Monthly bills can…
Cell phone plans for seniors
The Best Cell Phone Plans for Seniors Cell Phones December 7, 2018
If you’re a senior who's tired of paying too much for cell phone service, there are several options for switching…