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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…
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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 –…
Costco vs. BJ's Wholesale
Costco vs. BJ’s Wholesale: What Is the Difference? Warehouse Clubs July 4th, 2023
Warehouse clubs are a fantastic way to save money on groceries and certain services such as eyeglasses, gas, tires and…
New Way Costco Is Cracking Down on Membership Sharing
New Way Costco Is Cracking Down on Membership Sharing Warehouse Clubs June 29th, 2023
Money expert Clark Howard is a big fan of Costco as they offer a variety of ways to save money…
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Are Meal Services Better Value Than Eating Out or Shopping at the Grocery Store? Food & Restaurants June 14th, 2023
The price of food has dominated headlines during the last two years with inflation hammering groceries such as eggs and…
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The 3 People, Living or Dead, Clark Would Invite to a Costco $1.50 Hot Dog Party Shopping & Retail May 15th, 2023
Money expert Clark Howard loves Costco. It's his favorite store. He's never been shy about it. Given how long Clark…
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4 Things to Know Before You Buy a TV From Costco Shopping & Retail April 20th, 2023
Costco Wholesale can be a great option when you're looking to buy your next TV. After all, it's on our…
Why Clark Howard Uses Unit Price To Save Money When Shopping
Why Clark Howard Uses Unit Price To Save Money When Shopping Shopping & Retail April 18th, 2023
If you're looking for ways to save money on groceries, there's a little-known secret you need to know. Unit price…
Costco Pharmacy
7 Things To Know About Costco Pharmacy Shopping & Retail March 29th, 2023
When you want to save money on prescriptions, Costco Pharmacy could be the solution. The pharmacy department at the warehouse…
Internet shopping: cart, laptop and dollars
Beyond Amazon: The #1 Online Retailer for Customer Satisfaction Shopping & Retail March 29th, 2023
It's safe to say that the popularity of online shopping has transformed the retail experience. From the time, energy and…
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How Can I Get Rid of My Old Mattress Cheaply? Shopping & Retail March 22nd, 2023
Mattresses don't last forever. When you're ready to get rid of your old mattress, you may need to hire someone…
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How Long Will Walmart’s Free Curbside Pickup Continue? Shopping & Retail February 24th, 2023
If you're not a regular Walmart customer, it sounds like a myth. But it's real and it's spectacular. The retail…
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AMC Theatres Launches Tiered Pricing Based on Seating Shopping & Retail February 7th, 2023
Tiered movie ticketing is coming to a theater near you, courtesy of AMC Theatres. The company recently announced a plan…
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When Is Grinding Out Savings Through Comparison Shopping Not Worth It? Shopping & Retail February 3rd, 2023
When is comparison shopping more pain than gain? Money expert Clark Howard is famously (and oftentimes proudly) cheap. Outside of…
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How Much Your Monthly Grocery Budget Should Be Shopping & Retail January 30th, 2023
Tired of overspending on your groceries? One of the easiest ways to save money on groceries is to create a…
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Can You Avoid Paying Extra for the Convenience of Grocery Delivery? Shopping & Retail January 30th, 2023
Shopping. Food. Groceries. You can get almost anything delivered to your doorstep these days. Often inside an hour. That sort…
Costco Photo Center going away
Big Change Is Coming Soon for Costco Members Warehouse Clubs January 5th, 2023
For the new year, Costco is shutting down its online photo center and converting members who use the service over…
October deals
Why October Is the Best Month To Shop at Walmart and Amazon Shopping & Retail October 5th, 2022
If you’re looking for some great sales on the items you want and need, you may be planning to wait…
Prime Early Access Sale
Amazon Announces Second 48-Hour Prime Day Shopping & Retail September 30th, 2022
The Amazon deals are coming back this year. The world’s largest online retailer recently announced a two-day sale for its…
Sam's Club price hike
Price Hike: Sam’s Club Is Raising Membership Fees Soon Shopping & Retail September 1st, 2022
One of America’s most popular wholesale clubs is about to raise its membership prices. Sam’s Club is set to increase…
MoviePass relaunch
MoviePass Is Back: Should You Sign Up? Shopping & Retail August 25th, 2022
MoviePass is back for an encore! The subscription movie service shut down in September 2019. But now, MoviePass.com is teasing…
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5 Reasons I Shop at Aldi Instead of Costco Shopping & Retail August 19th, 2022
OK, cards on the table: I don't really like shopping at Costco. Being a Costco hater may be taboo in…