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Doughnut shop customers buy out the store DAILY when owner’s wife falls ill! Life November 6, 2018
When it's time to make the doughnuts, Donut City owner John Chhan knows one thing. They're going to sell out…
Uber, Lyft giving free rides to the polls on Election Day
Uber & Lyft are offering free rides to the polls — but here’s what they don’t tell you Life November 2, 2018
Much has been made recently about the good deed being offered by two of America's most popular ridesharing services. Uber…
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Beware these 5 Medicare open enrollment pitfalls Insurance October 30, 2018
If you're on Medicare or turning 65 soon, you've probably got open enrollment on your mind. The open enrollment period…
What your server won't tell you about your receipt
What your restaurant server won’t tell you about your receipt Shopping & Retail October 26, 2018
We've all been there: You're in that renowned restaurant at the tail end of a delicious meal and the server…
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Ask Clark: What should I do if I come into a lump sum of money? Money & Credit October 26, 2018
It's the kind of problem everybody wants to have: You inherit a lump sum of money, hit the lottery, or…
8 best places to buy toys for the holidays now that Toys R Us is gone
8 best places to buy toys for the holidays now that Toys R Us is gone Shopping & Retail October 25, 2018
When Toys R Us closed more than 700 locations earlier this year, it left a gaping hole in the holiday…
Uber, Lyft giving free rides to the polls on Election Day
Uber & Lyft are giving free rides to the polls on Election Day Mobile & Electronics October 24, 2018
A 2017 Pew Research Center study on why registered voters refrained from casting ballots in the 2016 elections found that that…
Why hitting the lottery could leave you broke
Why hitting the lottery could leave you broke Money & Credit October 23, 2018
How could you possibly go broke after winning hundreds of million of dollars? It's a lot easier than you may…
Have ‘A’s on your report card? Here’s where you can get free food and more!
Have ‘A’s on your report card? Here’s where you can get free food and more! Deals & Savings October 16, 2018
Is there a straight-A student in your family? Those perfect report cards could score free food and more for your…
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You might be pleasantly surprised by the Medicare premium increases for 2019 Insurance October 15, 2018
There's some relatively good news if you're on Medicare. The average recipient will see a slight rise in cost — in…
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New cashless ways to give your kids allowance — but beware of the fees! Money & Credit October 12, 2018
Ever had your kids ask for allowance money for completing chores — only to find yourself without cash on hand?…
Hurricane Dorian: How to help the victims
Hurricane Dorian: How to help the victims Life October 11, 2018
According to the National Hurricane Center, hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30 every year. These storms can…
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31 items to pack in your financial emergency kit and bug-out bag Life October 10, 2018
Too often when the latest hurricane threatens to make landfall, hundreds of thousands of residents in potentially impacted areas could…
UnitedHealthcare promises lower premiums, more freebies in 2019 Medicare plans
UnitedHealthcare promises lower premiums, more freebies in 2019 Medicare plans Insurance October 3, 2018
Tired of your Medicare costs constantly rising? One health insurer says they're doing something about it. RELATED: 8 things to know…
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Why you should beware of sharing a bank account with an elderly parent Money & Credit October 1, 2018
When you're caring for an aging parent, you might automatically think it makes sense to share a bank account with…
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Make your own anti-aging serum for a fraction of what you would pay for Lancôme! Health September 19, 2018
Recently, we brought you a simple homemade laundry detergent recipe from Clark.com reader Kathryn C. that didn't involve any grating or…
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FreeWill: A new way to prepare your will for free online Money & Credit September 18, 2018
For years, the topic of wills and estate planning was the province of lawyers almost exclusively. Then the Internet came…
hurricane florence relief efforts: how you can help
How to help people affected by Florence Life September 18, 2018
Hurricane Florence has left a trail of death and destruction in her wake, particularly in the Carolinas. Recovery in the…
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This homemade laundry detergent only costs around 60 cents per gallon Deals & Savings September 17, 2018
It's been said that there are two kinds of people in the world: Those who make their own laundry detergent…
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Are you in the middle class? Here’s an easy way to find out Money & Credit September 14, 2018
The winds of economic changes in our country are constantly blowing and shifting. We're now 10 years out of the…
This simple trick will keep ants away from your food
This simple trick will keep ants away from your food Life August 31, 2018
It's Labor Day weekend, so many of us are having barbecues and house parties — and of course that means lots of…
Walmart, Anthem partner to make OTC drugs more affordable to seniors
Walmart, Anthem partner to make OTC drugs more affordable to seniors Health August 20, 2018
Beginning in January, Walmart and health insurer Anthem will give seniors citizens who live on a fixed income another way…
Low cost cremation services: Things to know
Low-cost cremation services: 5 things to know Life August 14, 2018
The costs associated with funeral services continue to rise. The price index for funerals has shot up almost twice as fast…
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How to get free dental care for your kids at school Health August 7, 2018
With back-to-school season here, now is the time when qualifying families in almost half of the United States can sign…
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The upcoming U.S. Census: 6 common questions answered Life July 26, 2018
“Representatives and direct Taxes shall be apportioned among the several States which may be included within this Union, according to…
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Expectant parents: You can now add life insurance to your baby registry Insurance July 26, 2018
Editor's note: An earlier version of this story indicated that the life insurance being offered through Babylist was intended to…
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Warning: Rent-a-puppy ripoff flourishing at pet stores Life July 24, 2018
We live in a world where you can rent or lease anything from furniture to clothing to cars. But have…
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This couple saved money at their wedding serving food that was headed for the trash heap Life July 19, 2018
On their big day, a couple in the United Kingdom saved thousands of dollars and did some social good when…
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Clark’s take: MGM sues victims of Las Vegas mass shooting Life July 18, 2018
MGM Resorts International is facing intense backlash after the company filed a lawsuit against the victims of a Las Vegas…
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How to prevent ‘forgotten baby syndrome’ and hot car deaths Life July 17, 2018
It's summer and the mercury is on the rise. That means the unfortunate trend of hot car deaths involving infants…