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Tuesday August 10 Podcast 

Big delivery problems are being met with small delivery solutions 

2 Current Scam Warnings involving individual sellers, and lending out your phone

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Monday August 9 Podcast

The credit score game has changed. How to obtain the best credit terms 

Privacy update: QR codes

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Friday August 6 Podcast

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

Money Down the Drain: Save on doing laundry

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Thursday August 5 Podcast

Be Prepared for Current Travel Pitfalls: On Passports, Booking, Hotels & Rental Cars 

Danger: Buying Stocks on Margin

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Wednesday August 4 Podcast 

Clark’s updated 529 Plan Guide helps you save for college

 Walmart’s excellent new employee benefit

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Tuesday August 3 Podcast

It’s a Great Time to REFI!

Protect Your Catalytic Converter

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Monday August 2 Podcast

Electronics: Your Right To Repair

Time Has Come Today for TIAA

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Friday July 30 Podcast

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

Hear-ye Hear-ye: By Executive Order – The hearing aid cartel and its high prices are going DOWN.

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Thursday July 29 Podcast

Internet access expansion

State Sponsored Retirement Plans

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Wednesday July 28 Podcast

A Generational Divide Around Email

Generous to a Fault: Parental Giving

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Tuesday July 27 Podcast 

Revisiting the FIRE movement

New battery tech  expands local mobility, and saves money

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Monday July 26 Podcast

NFL Covid Policy + The Live Nation-T-Mobile concert sale

New Venmo Protections

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Friday July 23 Podcast

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

2 ways to beat price inflation at the supermarket

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Thursday July 22 Podcast

A money saving app warning for Android & iPhone users alike.

Welfare vs. Workfare – Free college that works

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Wednesday July 21 Podcast 

Outsmart The Temptation to Borrow

SPECIAL WARNING: What’s behind ads for high interest certificates, CDs & notes

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Tuesday July 20 Podcast

Weighing the work from home option & the 4 day work week

PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE don’t make this home buying mistake.  

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Monday July 19 podcast 

PROTECT YOUR INVESTMENT ACCOUNTS 

TRAVEL Updates

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Friday July 16 Podcast 

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

What you need to know about the Child Tax Credit 

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Thursday July 15 Podcast

Save for a Home by Paying Rent a New Way

The Beginning of The END of Legalized Loan Sharking

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Wednesday July 14 Podcast

Best Mortgage Lenders

Yesterday is Today: Your Digital Footprint  &  A Social Media Warning

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Tuesday July 13 Podcast 

Vehicle Pricing Madness – Word to Buyers & Sellers

Supplements & Herbal Remedies – A Warning

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Monday July 12 Podcast 

IRS delays, and a Clark smart approach to filing taxes – 

Promising news on Rx costs

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Friday July 9 Podcast 

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

Robinhood goes public & the Clark Smart approach to Investing

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Thursday July 8 Podcast

Clark Howard’s Experience on the First Major Cruise From a U.S. Port in 2021

Will Gas Prices Continue To Go Up?

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Wednesday July 7 Podcast

What People Power Can Do: Making a Difference by Volunteering

PPP Loan Forgiveness Update.

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Tuesday July 6 Podcast

Best first credit cards for building credit

There’s a war going on in the diamond industry and you’re the winner.

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Friday July 2 Podcast 

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

A new auto insurance company with a big difference

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Thursday July 1 Podcast 

A glaring problem with night driving & a safety tip

Online shopping: Who are you REALLY buying from?

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Wednesday June 30 Podcast 

Working Teens & Roth IRAs

How much should you spend on your wedding?

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Tuesday June 29 Podcast 

The deeper roots of worker shortages

Too sick to fly? Airlines don’t care…

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Monday June 28 Podcast

Subscriptionitis and the Clark Cure

 WARNING & the workaround: Fake Fraud Alerts

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Friday June 25 Podcast

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

WARNING: Rental Car Scams

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Thursday June 24 Podcast 

PRIMARY CARE ACCESS: Improving U.S. Healthcare

Avoid overpaying on Amazon 

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Wednesday June 23 Podcast

Student loan forgiveness for victims of fraud-profit schools

The only safe way to buy event tickets

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Tuesday June 22 Podcast

The Incredible Shrinking Package & 2 ways to get your money’s worth

New Rules of Travel + using your miles &  points

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Monday June 21 Podcast 

Vehicles are lasting longer – but what about safety features? 

Warning: Social media  – hacks – and your best practices

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Friday June 18 Podcast

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

True Story: Car Rental Rescue & a Primo TIP

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Thursday June 17 Podcast

Amazon Prime Days & other Deals Galore! 

New cell phone deals from Verizon and AT&T – Worth it?

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Wednesday June 16 Podcast 

An update on Clark’s review of T-Mobile’s home internet service

Solar sales hazard

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Tuesday June 15 Podcast

YOU PAY for credit card fraud – unless…. 

Clark smart historical perspective on automation, robots, jobs lost – and gained.

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Monday June 14 Podcast 

Home Upgrades: Worth it?

Getting goods for FREE – a win-win

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Friday June 11 Podcast

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

Couples, marriage and financial harmony

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Thursday June 10 Podcast

Clark recently moved and has fresh wisdom on downsizing

Matching jobs with skilled workers

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Wednesday June 9 Podcast

2 retail titans could transform healthcare

Your digital driver’s license

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Tuesday June 8 Podcast

Special Guest: Clark Howard and Jonathan Clements share personal finance wisdom

Monday June 7 Podcast

Save on credit card interest and annual fees

A Clark smart guide to buying Life Insurance

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Friday June 4 Podcast

Clark answers his critics on Clark Stinks

Better business banking

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Thursday June 3 Podcast

Awesome: Team Clark’s new streaming tv tool

The timeshare TRAP resets

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Wednesday June 2 Podcast

Travel Plans: Save on lodgings

Doctor’s orders: Take your vacation

 CNN Business- Long working hours are killing hundreds of thousands of people a year, WHO says

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Tuesday June 1 Podcast

HOME and/or OFFICE: The hybrid work debate

Danger & the Citizen app

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SAVE MORE SPEND LESS 
How to Start Saving When Money is Tight – Clark Howard
How to Save Money: 35 Ways to Reduce Expenses – Clark Howard
Practically Painless Ways to Spend Less Right Now – Consumer Reports
Yotta Saving – Start Saving. Start Winning
The Free and Cheap List | Clark Howard
35+ military discounts that are available year-round – Clark Howard

DEBT
Your rights when dealing with debt collectors – Clark Howard
Why your next text or DM may soon be from a debt collector
NFCC Nonprofit Free Credit and Debt Advice
CREDIT & BANKING
ClarkYourBank | Clark Howard
Credit Builder Card | Chime

STUDENT LOANS
Apply for Income-Driven Student Loan Repayment | Federal Student Aid
EDUCATION
Professional Certificate Training Programs – Grow with Google
529 plan guide: The best places to invest your education savings | Clark Howard

INVEST – RETIREMENT
How to open a Roth IRA – Clark Howard
Retirement saving in a savings account might derail your goals
How to Start Investing and Saving for Retirement – Clark Howard
Find a Good Vendor :: 403bwise
4 questions for teachers to ask about their 403(b) retirement plans – Clark Howard
Individual – Buying Series I Savings Bonds

How the SECURE Act Will Impact Retirement Savings
Early | Acorns
CARS
NHTSA’s SaferCar App | Recall Alerts and More
How to buy a used car  /  Most Reliable 3-Year-Old Cars and SUVs – Consumer Reports
How to Buy a Used Car in 7 Steps – Clark Howard
How to buy a new car in 5 steps | Clark Howard
6 Steps to Take After You’re in a Car Accident – Clark Howard
New report: The top 15 cars that people keep for 15 years or more – Clark Howard
HEALTH
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) | USDA-FNS

Oura Ring: the most accurate sleep and activity tracker
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health | NCCIH
PLANNING
Senior Planning | Clark Howard   —   Senior Care | Clark Howard
How to find a geriatric care manager | Clark Howard
Best Online Will Maker: 5 Free or Cheap Options – Clark Howard
Cake: Create a Free End of Life Plan
End of Life Planning | Funeral Planning Checklist – Lantern

COVID-19
Check your risk for COVID-19
Major Consumer Protections Announced in Response to COVID-19 |
NCLC Digital Library

Small Business Administration / Paycheck Protection Program / SBA – Disaster Loan Assistance
COVID-19   /    
CORONAVIRUS  
What to Do if You’ve Been Laid Off – Clark Howard
How Do I Apply for Unemployment? – Clark Howard
Coronavirus: Follow These 3 Steps to Prepare Now for a Recession – Clark Howard
Coronavirus & Your Finances: What to Know and Do – Clark Howard
Coronavirus Update – Google

PRIVACY – SECURITY
How to Freeze Your Credit With Experian, Equifax and TransUnion – Clark Howard
How to put a credit freeze in place for your child | Clark Howard
ID Theft Resource Center 888-400-5530
How to add a PIN to your smartphone account to prevent SIM hijacking | Clark Howard
Google introducing new privacy measures – Clark Howard
Clark.com/How to hear and delete everything your Amazon Alexa has recorded

How to make your Venmo transactions private – Clark Howard
Life360 – The New Family Circle