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Things to know before you buy a cell phone at Costco
Buying a Cell Phone at Costco Wholesale: 4 Things To Know Mobile & Electronics October 26th, 2023
Costco used to be one of the best places to buy a new cell phone or phone plan. However, the…
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15 Retail Stores That Offer Senior Discounts Shopping & Retail October 25th, 2023
Whether you’re shopping for clothes, home essentials, crafting supplies or eyeglasses, you may be able to save at the register…
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Should You Always Buy an Item if It’s on Sale? Shopping & Retail October 25th, 2023
While a sale can pop off nearly anytime at your favorite retailer, many stores ramp up the deals typically toward…
The Best Time and Place to Buy a Chromebook
The Best Time and Place To Buy a Chromebook Shopping & Retail October 22nd, 2023
Chromebooks are great, affordable alternatives to personal-use laptops, and money expert Clark Howard is a huge fan. "Chromebooks initially were…
Senior citizens shopping at a grocery store
13 Grocery Chains That Offer Senior Discounts Save Money October 20th, 2023
If you’re looking for a way to cut down on spending at the grocery store, shopping at a place with…
Is a Costco Executive Membership Worth It?
Is a Costco Executive Membership Worth It? Shopping & Retail October 18th, 2023
If you love shopping at Costco warehouse clubs as much as money expert Clark Howard does, you may have considered…
Ask Clark Howard and Team Clark
What Are Clark’s Sports Stadium Cost Savings Tips? Shopping & Retail October 12th, 2023
Just a few years ago, COVID-19 took some favorite American activities and brought them to a screeching halt. Cruises. Flights.…
Amazon Prime shipping
Not a Prime Member? Amazon’s Free Shipping May Cost You More To Qualify Shopping & Retail October 11th, 2023
If you’re not a member of Amazon’s loyalty program — Prime — you’re now likely paying a higher minimum to…
Costco warehouse
10 Best New Products at Costco in October Warehouse Clubs October 11th, 2023
It is no secret thatmoney expert Clark Howardloves all things Costco. It is easy to see why with staples like…
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How To Use Camelcamelcamel Shopping & Retail October 6th, 2023
When it comes to finding the best prices online, it’s not only about where you shop -- but also when.…
How To Get the Best Price Possible Shopping Online
How To Get the Best Price Possible Shopping Online Shopping & Retail October 6th, 2023
Team Clark’s goal is always to help you save the most money. Of course, that includes when you shop online.…
best appliances
New Report: The #1 Appliance Brand for Customer Satisfaction Shopping & Retail October 5th, 2023
Buying an appliance can cost some major money. Knowing how customers feel about certain brands can give you insight into…
Price match guarantee
Price-Matching Policies at Walmart, Target and Other Top Stores Shopping & Retail September 26th, 2023
When it comes to buying the things you want and need, money expert Clark Howard says the key to saving…
Costco Pharmacy
Costco Pharmacy Is Rolling Out a New Perk for Members Warehouse Clubs September 26th, 2023
Money expert Clark Howard loves Costco for saving big on everything from groceries togas. To help offer their members even…
The Best Times and Places To Buy a Washer and Dryer
The Best Times and Places To Buy a Washer and Dryer Shopping & Retail September 14th, 2023
A new appliance is a major purchase, and it’s worth it to do some research and planning to make sure…
best restaurants
Report: #1 Restaurant for Customer Satisfaction Food & Restaurants September 12th, 2023
As you well know, food costs are on the increase. Interestingly, so is customer satisfaction with restaurants. That’s the takeaway…
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6 Best Grocery Delivery Services Shopping & Retail September 12th, 2023
Ordering your groceries online is a great way to monitor your spending and avoid the crowds at grocery stores. It’s…
Costco warehouse
10 Best New Products at Costco in September Warehouse Clubs September 11th, 2023
It is no secret that money expert Clark Howard loves all things Costco. It is easy to see why with…
The Best Time and Place To Buy Cheap Headphones
The Best Time and Place To Buy Cheap Headphones Shopping & Retail August 29th, 2023
Headphones are sometimes difficult to shop for because there are so many choices. And the prices range from just $1…
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8 Best Items To Buy in Bulk Shopping & Retail August 25th, 2023
With inflation slowly starting to ease, we’ve been seeing some things on the store aisles get cheaper while other items…
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Are Extended Warranties Ever Worth It? Shopping & Retail August 25th, 2023
Most retailers are in a never-ending quest to squeeze more profit out of every customer and transaction. Especially after some…
Best grocery pickup services
6 Best Grocery Pickup Services Shopping & Retail August 15th, 2023
Ordering your groceries online is a great way to avoid the crowds at grocery stores. It’s also a great way…
What Is Groupon Select and Is It Worth It?
What Is Groupon Select and Is It Worth It? Shopping & Retail August 15th, 2023
If you love using Groupon for deals on local events, products, tickets and travel, you may have seen the ads…
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What Is the Average Grocery Bill? Shopping & Retail August 9th, 2023
While it’s true that some grocery items are cheaper than they used to be, food prices continue to rise. The…
Costco Wholesale
30 New Products at Costco in August Under $100 Warehouse Clubs August 2nd, 2023
Whether you are a new Clark Howard fan or have been joining us for a while, one thing is for…
Sales Tax Holidays Coming Soon
14 States With Tax-Free Weekends in August Shopping & Retail July 28th, 2023
With back-to-school season here, parents and bargain hunters alike are looking for deals on everything from computers to clothing. Many…
Best deals in August
7 Things on Deep Discount in August Shopping & Retail July 27th, 2023
Summer is slowly starting to wind down, but the deals are still heating up for shoppers everywhere. This August is…
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Walmart+ Membership Program: 4 Things To Know Shopping & Retail July 9th, 2023
Whether you're shopping for groceries, electronics, household essentials — or something else entirely — for most of us, Walmart is…
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Walmart+ Annual Membership 50% Off This Week Shopping & Retail July 9th, 2023
As we approach Amazon Prime Day this week, competing retailers are starting to offer deals and discounts of their own.…
Target has deals for Amazon Prime Day
4 Major Retailers Offering Deals on Prime Day (Besides Amazon) Shopping & Retail July 7th, 2023
With Amazon Prime Day here, you can expect the world’s largest online retailer to display some awesome summertime deals –…