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7 things to know before you use RxSaver Health June 26, 2019
We all know the price of medication can be a budget-buster for a lot of people. RxSaver by RetailMeNot lets…
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Warning: Dietary supplements from these 12 companies may not be what they seem Health May 20, 2019
In the quest to be healthy, dietary supplements continue to be a popular option with some people but the U.S.…
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Don’t pay extra for organic versions of these fruits and vegetables Health March 25, 2019
Spring is in full swing and that means berry season! But if you're a big fan of strawberries, there's a…
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Where to buy hearing aids online Health March 14, 2019
Thinking of buying hearing aids online? What people routinely do for prescription eyeglasses is a lot trickier for hearing aids!…
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5 things to know about Haven — the new health care venture involving Amazon Health March 7, 2019
The new health venture from Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase now has a name — Haven. The trio…
Clark Howard and the Prostate Cancer Foundation working together to raise awareness
Clark Howard and the Prostate Cancer Foundation working together to raise awareness Health February 18, 2019
Followers of money expert Clark Howard may know that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2009 at the age…
Think the new law means hospital 'gotcha' prices have gone away? Not so fast
New law requires hospitals to post their prices, but does it really change anything? Health January 3, 2019
For years, hospital pricing has been shrouded in mystery — until you get that ginormous bill that seems to have…
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5 things to know before you buy glasses from Costco Optical Health December 20, 2018
Costco Optical offers a full range of eyeglasses and related eye exam services right inside the warehouse club chain. When…
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Recall alert: Infant ibuprofen sold at Walmart, CVS, Family Dollar Recalls December 6, 2018
Tris Pharma, Inc., has recalled three lots of infant ibuprofen because of a formulation error creating a potency that could…
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The best places to buy eyeglasses Health November 28, 2018
If you're looking for the best place to buy glasses online or in a store, there are any number of…
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CDC: Salmonella contamination of raw turkey products ‘might be widespread’ Health November 15, 2018
Here's a warning you'll want to heed before you pop the turkey in the oven on Thanksgiving! The Centers for…
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Don’t make this big mistake when you’re shopping your prescriptions Health November 14, 2018
The power of the Internet makes shopping for the best prices on prescriptions so easy. But before you turn to…
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Lower prices on meds are coming in 2019 from this huge pharmacy benefits manager Insurance November 13, 2018
Express Scripts — one of the nation's leading pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs) for both private employers and government health plans — has…
The real reason why many of those 2019 health plans are so cheap
The real reason why many of those 2019 health plans are so cheap Health November 6, 2018
With open enrollment having begun in earnest, it behooves those searching for health insurance plans for 2019 to know exactly…
4 things you need to know about open enrollment for 2019
4 things you need to know about open enrollment for 2019 Insurance October 31, 2018
It's that time again: Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act Marketplace starts November 1 and runs through December 15…
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CarePass by CVS: New trial membership offers free prescription delivery and other savings Health October 31, 2018
CVS is rolling out a trial of a new loyalty program that has a lot of perks including free delivery…
Warning: Colored Halloween contacts can pose serious health risks
Warning: Colored Halloween contacts can pose serious health risks Health October 30, 2018
With Halloween here, costume contact lenses — everything from cat eyes, zombies, to bright yellow or red lenses — are all…
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4 dangerous stimulants that might be in the supplements you take Health October 25, 2018
Dangerous stimulants that are banned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are popping up in a variety of supplements,…
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Pharmacists can now share a little-known prescription savings secret with you Insurance October 15, 2018
Two new laws aim to free pharmacists from the shackles of insurance companies so they can let consumers know when…
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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…
Secret ‘Medicine Ball’ tea added to Starbucks menu: Here’s the recipe
Secret ‘Medicine Ball’ tea added to Starbucks menu: Here’s the recipe Health October 15, 2018
A secret Starbucks menu item became such a hit with cold sufferers that the company has made it part of…
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Need medical debt relief? New rules may help out Money & Credit October 11, 2018
Is medical debt from surprise medical bills hurting your credit? You've got more options and more time than ever to…
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…
Costco Optical vs. Zenni Optical vs. Warby Parket eyeglasses comparison
Costco Optical vs. Warby Parker vs. Zenni Optical: Who has the best prices on glasses? Health September 22, 2018
When it's time to buy a new pair of eyeglasses, where will you get the best price and service after…
Can you buy an Apple Watch 4 using HSA funds?
Can I buy an Apple Watch 4 using money from my Health Savings Account? Health September 21, 2018
The Apple Watch 4 Series made its debut in September of 2018 to critical acclaim. The latest Apple gadget has…
New Medicare card mailing schedule updated for September 2018
New Medicare card mailing schedule updated for September 2018 Health September 20, 2018
New Medicare cards will be showing up in mailboxes before you know it! In a move to combat medical identity…
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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…
Popular prescription drugs are getting more expensive: Here’s how to save
Popular prescription drugs are getting more expensive: Here’s how to save Health September 13, 2018
If you've noticed your prescription drug prices increasing dramatically over the past several years, you're not alone. According to a…
Medi-Share & other health care sharing ministries: What you need to know before signing up
Medi-Share & other health care sharing ministries: What you need to know before signing up Insurance September 12, 2018
With the cost of health insurance for you and your family ever on the rise, a lot of people are…
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Have a kid in college? You need these legal documents in place Education September 11, 2018
College is a time of great change for both parents and their kids. Kids are dealing with being on their…