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The biggest threat to your grocery budget in 2018
The biggest threat to your grocery budget in 2018 Food & Restaurants December 8, 2017
If you've been following money expert Clark Howard for a while, you've probably heard him talk about how competition has…
Instant Pot helped this woman lose 125 pounds and save $200 a month
Instant Pot helped this woman lose 125 pounds and save $200 a month Food & Restaurants December 6, 2017
Brittany Williams tried just about everything to lose weight — fasting, working out and even diet pills — but she…
Aldi
9 things to know before your first trip to Aldi Food & Restaurants December 4, 2017
2018 is going to be a big year for Aldi! The German discount grocer plans to build up store count…
Buffalo Wild Wings
Arby’s owner buying Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.9 billion Food & Restaurants November 28, 2017
Looks like Arby's is about to add some Buffalo to its menu! The parent company of the "we have the…
5 gimmicks to avoid on Black Friday
5 gimmicks to avoid on Black Friday Shopping & Retail November 16, 2017
So, you're in shopping mode and the holiday music is playing. You find yourself browsing the store, sipping a latte…
Large Thanksgiving dinner family gathering
Talking turkey: Here’s how much it costs to feed 10 on Thanksgiving Shopping & Retail November 16, 2017
There's news for penny pinchers who like to throw festive family gatherings on a budget! You'll probably find you're able…
How to set a Black Friday budget and stick to it!
How to set a Black Friday budget and stick to it! Shopping & Retail November 16, 2017
The holidays are almost here! While I think you can start decorating for Christmas too soon (think August), you can never…
Whole Foods slashes prices on Thanksgiving favorites
Whole Foods slashes prices on Thanksgiving favorites Food & Restaurants November 15, 2017
Lower prices on holiday favorites are coming to your local Whole Foods beginning November 15. RELATED: More Honey, less money —…
Save $5,000 a year by cutting back on these 5 little luxuries
Save $5,000 a year by cutting back on these 5 little luxuries Money & Credit November 1, 2017
If you have some lingering debts that need to be paid off — or just want to start the new year…
Here’s what to do with all that leftover Halloween candy
Here’s what to do with all that leftover Halloween candy Food & Restaurants November 1, 2017
Don't look now, but there are going to be bushels of candy left over from Halloween and it will soon…
apple washing experiment
How ya like them apples? Here’s the best way to wash the pesticides off produce Shopping & Retail October 31, 2017
Fall is in full swing and that means apple picking season! There are so many varieties of tasty treats to…
Waiter reveals how restaurant menus trick you into spending more money
Waiter reveals how restaurant menus trick you into spending more money Food & Restaurants October 30, 2017
If you eat out often, you probably already know that alcohol, appetizers and desserts are three of the ways that…
FDA warning: Black licorice could land you in the hospital
FDA warning: Black licorice could land you in the hospital Food & Restaurants October 30, 2017
If you end up with a stash of black licorice after Halloween, the Food and Drug Administration is warning you…
It’s back! McDonald’s revamps dollar menu with more cheap options
It’s back! McDonald’s revamps dollar menu with more cheap options Deals & Savings October 27, 2017
Get ready to be a dollar menunaire all over again! After a four-year absence, the dollar menu is coming back…
Recall alert: Whole Foods cereal with undeclared peanuts
Recall alert: Whole Foods cereal with undeclared peanuts Recalls October 9, 2017
Whole Foods Market has issued a nationwide recall on a cereal that contained undeclared peanuts. 365 Everyday Value Organic Raisin…
How the new prices at Whole Foods compare to Trader Joe’s
How the new prices at Whole Foods compare to Trader Joe’s Food & Restaurants October 9, 2017
All year long, Clark.com's Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves series. Check…
27 health food items you have to try at Aldi
27 health food items you have to try at Aldi Health October 6, 2017
I'm pretty sure Aldi is my favorite place on earth. And the organic and gluten-free foods at Aldi are an…
10 things you probably didn’t know about Publix
10 things you probably didn’t know about Publix Shopping & Retail September 27, 2017
Publix bills itself as the place "where shopping is a pleasure." The Southeastern grocery chain certainly lives up to that…
One Chick-fil-A menu item is disappearing forever in a few days
One Chick-fil-A menu item is disappearing forever in a few days Food & Restaurants September 27, 2017
Chick-fil-A announced in August that it is removing its chicken salad sandwich from the menu. It will disappear forever September…
Here’s why your organic shopping list keeps getting bigger
Here’s why your organic shopping list keeps getting bigger Food & Restaurants September 26, 2017
Once you go organic, your quest for such foods becomes almost manic, resulting in more purchases of healthy GMO-free fare.…
‘Death Wish’ coffee recalled over botulism concerns
‘Death Wish’ coffee recalled over botulism concerns Food & Restaurants September 22, 2017
Death Wish Coffee Company, a New York-based coffee producer that advertises itself as maker of the “world's strongest coffee,” is…
10 things you should always buy used
10 things you should always buy used Deals & Savings September 6, 2017
Buying second hand has become a first choice for saving money, either out of necessity for people or because they're…
Cracker Barrel’s new menu is a pumpkin spice lover’s dream
Cracker Barrel’s new menu is a pumpkin spice lover’s dream Food & Restaurants August 31, 2017
If you'll be hitting the road for the upcoming Labor Day weekend, Cracker Barrel's new fall menu may give you…
Bulk soy sauce
Ingredients to buy in bulk and keep for years Food & Restaurants August 29, 2017
Everyone who goes grocery shopping knows that buying food weekly can become fairly expensive — especially when you add in…
4 kitchen apps that will lower your food costs
4 kitchen apps that will lower your food costs Shopping & Retail August 29, 2017
How many times have you decided it would be easier to just order out for food instead of scrounging around…
Why you soon might be paying more for your favorite frozen treats
Why you soon might be paying more for your favorite frozen treats Food & Restaurants August 28, 2017
According to the International Dairy Foods Association, vanilla is the most popular flavor of ice cream in the U.S. Unfortunately,…
Amazon Prime members to receive exclusive discounts at Whole Foods Market
Amazon Prime members to receive exclusive discounts at Whole Foods Market Food & Restaurants August 25, 2017
The days of "Whole Paycheck" may be over. Whole Foods Market will begin cutting prices at its 470 stores next…
Joe’s Crab Shack abruptly closes dozens of restaurants
Joe’s Crab Shack abruptly closes dozens of restaurants Food & Restaurants August 17, 2017
Joe's Crab Shack has permanently closed several dozen restaurants without warning. Consumerist reports that more than 40 Joe's Crab Shack…
Chick-fil-A Hash Brown Scramble
Chick-fil-A has a new breakfast bowl and it looks delicious Food & Restaurants August 15, 2017
Chick-fil-A just added the Hash Brown Scramble — enjoyed as a breakfast bowl or burrito — to restaurants nationwide. Chick-fil-A…
Just announced: Applebee’s is closing up to 135 restaurants
Just announced: Applebee’s is closing up to 135 restaurants Food & Restaurants August 10, 2017
Your local Applebee's may be closing soon, as the struggling casual restaurant chain tries to turn its business around. In…