Shopping & Retail

Which stores have the best reward programs?
Which businesses have the best rewards programs? Shopping & Retail June 24, 2019
Whether you're a casual shopper or someone skilled in the art of saving, the best customer rewards programs can be…
Amazon Prime Day
Team Clark’s predictions for Amazon Prime Day 2019 Shopping & Retail June 24, 2019
Online retailer Amazon announced today that its annual Prime Day mega-sale will begin this year on July 15 and last…
Should you sign up for Amazon Prime before Prime Day 2019?
Should you sign up for Amazon Prime before Prime Day 2019? Shopping & Retail June 20, 2019
Amazon Prime Day has become one of the most popular shopping days of the year. Legitimate deals on clothes, electronics…
Bright Rewards
Bright Rewards: Save money at Gap, Old Navy and more Shopping & Retail June 17, 2019
If you're a fan of The Gap, Old Navy or any of the other four stores operated by Gap Inc.,…
Publix grocery store BOGO sales
4 things to know about Publix BOGO sales Shopping & Retail June 12, 2019
The buy one get one (BOGO) sales at Publix give you the chance to really stretch your grocery dollar every…
Best time and place to buy a new grill
The best time and place to buy a new grill Shopping & Retail June 11, 2019
From days by the pool to Independence Day cookouts, summer is the perfect season to spend time having fun, relaxing…
Costco furniture in Clark Howard's home
7 things to know about buying furniture from Costco Shopping & Retail June 7, 2019
When you think about buying furniture for your home, does Costco come to mind? The warehouse club chain may not…
amazon prime shipment box
CONFIRMED: Amazon Prime Day 2019 starts July 15 Shopping & Retail June 3, 2019
Mark your calendars for July 15 because one of the biggest shopping days of the year — like Black Friday…
Kohl's will accept Amazon returns
Kohl’s says it will accept Amazon returns: 5 things to know Shopping & Retail May 30, 2019
Come July, you'll be able to return items you bought on Amazon to Kohl's department stores. The Amazon returns initiative…
Grocery store receipt
What if your grocery store receipt looked like this? Shopping & Retail May 29, 2019
If you've ever looked at your receipt after a trip to a grocery or big box store, you know that…
Online shopping
The best and worst online retailers, according to shoppers Shopping & Retail May 24, 2019
When it comes to shopping online, we all have our go-tos. Hopefully, you're using all of the available tools to…
Best apps to track prices at Amazon, Target and Walmart
The best apps to track prices at Amazon, Walmart and more Shopping & Retail May 23, 2019
With so many retailers out there — both the online and brick-and-mortar type — competing for your business by trying to…
Couple reading DNA test results
When is the best time to buy a home DNA testing kit? Shopping & Retail May 22, 2019
If you've been considering buying one of those home DNA testing kits like 23andMe or AncestryDNA that have become so…
Rakuten and Ebates
What is Rakuten? Big changes coming to your Ebates account Shopping & Retail May 22, 2019
If you're a member of the cash back and shopping rewards website Ebates, you're going to notice a new name…
6 popular items you're wasting big money on
6 common items you’re spending too much money on Shopping & Retail May 21, 2019
No matter how much money you make, if you're not careful, you can waste quite a bit of it, especially…
Woman in vegetable garden
How to save $500 or more a year growing your own fruits and vegetables Food & Restaurants May 14, 2019
With the "farm-to-table" movement sweeping the U.S. over the last decade or so, more and more Americans are rediscovering the…
costco electronics
4 things to know before you buy a TV from Costco Shopping & Retail May 9, 2019
Costco Wholesale can be a great option when you're looking to buy your next TV. Here's what you need to…
used mattresses dumped on the street
Should you ever buy a used mattress? Shopping & Retail May 7, 2019
When it comes to ways to save money, have you ever considered buying a used mattress? Unfortunately, it's one of…
amazon prime deliveries on doorstep
Free one-day shipping is coming to Amazon Prime soon Shopping & Retail April 26, 2019
Amazon is making a huge change to its Prime offering: Get ready for free one-day shipping as the new standard…
America’s most trusted brands in 2019
America’s most trusted brands in 2019 Shopping & Retail April 25, 2019
When it comes to brands that you trust, what or who comes to mind? That's the question researchers asked more…
an assortment of gift cards
Use your gift cards from the holidays now Shopping & Retail April 18, 2019
Gift cards are enormously popular gifts during the holidays, at graduations, for birthdays and in the case of many other…
the best appliances and when to buy them
The best time and place to buy appliances Shopping & Retail April 10, 2019
Buying new appliances for your home can be an exhausting job. Whether you're looking to upgrade your old appliances or…
What is the best paint for your home?
The best interior and exterior paints for your home Homes & Real Estate April 4, 2019
One of the most important decisions you'll make as a homeowner is choosing exterior and interior paint schemes for your…
whole foods store - Amazon and Whole Foods slashes cuts: What you need to know
Amazon is cutting prices at Whole Foods again: Where to find the savings Shopping & Retail April 2, 2019
Good news for grocery store customers: Amazon has announced a new round of price cuts at Whole Foods that will…
organic produce
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…
Which grocery store brand is better? We put Aldi and Lidl to a taste test
Which grocery store brand is better? We put Aldi and Lidl to a taste test Shopping & Retail March 25, 2019
Discount grocers Aldi and Lidl offer plenty of store brand options to choose from at extremely reasonable prices. That's why…
hand washing dry clean only clothing at home
How to wash those ‘Dry clean only’ clothes at home Shopping & Retail March 20, 2019
When you own special or delicate clothing, it's important to know that you can save a bundle of money if…
Chick-fil-a storefront
Chick-fil-A, Trader Joe’s lead list of companies who make customers happiest Shopping & Retail March 19, 2019
When it comes to getting the best customer service, just about every company out there makes the claim that they're…
Walmart’s Savings Catcher program is going away this month
Walmart’s Savings Catcher program is going away this month Shopping & Retail March 16, 2019
Walmart has announced that its Savings Catcher rebate feature will be discontinued soon. Walmart's popular program allowed customers to get…
dollar tree storefront
Is Dollar Tree abandoning its $1.00 pricing? Shopping & Retail March 13, 2019
Dollar Tree is going through a lot of changes at the moment. The upheaval includes closing down hundreds of stores…