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7 Most Common Financial Regrets
7 Most Common Financial Regrets Money & Credit September 3rd, 2022
Unless you're a fictional character, you're likely to have a few financial regrets in your life. Hopefully, they can be…
How To Squeeze Every Single Last Drop From Household Products
How To Squeeze Every Single Last Drop From Household Products Life August 31st, 2022
Do you get frustrated by things you buy that don't last as long as they should? Well then, you're in…
2 Ways To Guarantee Yourself a Lifetime Stream of Income
2 Ways To Guarantee Yourself a Lifetime Stream of Income Insurance August 8th, 2022
Money expert Clark Howard hates most annuities. He's even called "annuity" a "curse word" on his podcast. However, there are…
Do Not Give Your Social Security Number at These Places
Do Not Give Your Social Security Number at These Places Protect Your Rights & Identity April 7th, 2022
When should you give your Social Security number and when should you not? My rule on giving out my Social…
Don’t Make These 7 Common Retirement Mistakes
Don’t Make These 7 Common Retirement Mistakes Money & Credit April 4th, 2022
Financial planning and investing isn't rocket science. It's first and foremost about discipline. You set some goals, determine what needs…
5 Things You Should Repair Instead of Replace
5 Things You Should Repair Instead of Replace Shopping & Retail November 5th, 2021
Consumer goods are so cheap these days, you may assume that it's betterto buy newinstead ofrepairing items. But that's not…
Should You Use Budget Billing for Your Utilities?
Should You Use Budget Billing for Your Utilities? Money & Credit October 22nd, 2021
Many companies offer budget billing as an option for paying home utility bills, but is budget billing a wise choice…
How To Make Some Serious Extra Cash With Focus Groups
How To Make Some Serious Extra Cash With Focus Groups Jobs May 29th, 2021
If youwantto bring in extra money without making a long-term commitment, then you might want to look into participating in…
3 Reasons Why Getting Paid Once a Month Instead of Twice a Month Works for Me
3 Reasons Why Getting Paid Once a Month Instead of Twice a Month Works for Me Money & Credit May 10th, 2021
When I changed jobs a few years ago, I was faced, for the first time ever, with the prospect of…
How Couples Can Get on the Same Page About Money
How Couples Can Get on the Same Page About Money Money & Credit January 11th, 2021
Read just about any list or article about the reasons why couples divorce, and you'll see "money" mentioned near the…
Becoming a Landlord: How To Find a Good Tenant
Becoming a Landlord: How To Find a Good Tenant Homes & Real Estate January 4th, 2021
The key rule in real estate is obviously “location, location, location.” We have all heard that before. If becoming a…
6 Easy Ways to Boost Your Heart Health on a Budget
6 Easy Ways to Boost Your Heart Health on a Budget Money & Credit December 5th, 2020
Your heart health should be a top priority, but all too often it takes a back seat to more immediate…
How to Get the Best Deals on Rent
How to Get the Best Deals on Rent Homes & Real Estate December 1st, 2020
Looking for a deal on rent is challenging, but it can be done! Tips to Find a Great Deal on…
The Secret to Scoring $1 Seats on Megabus
The Secret to Scoring $1 Seats on Megabus Travel December 1st, 2020
I love to travel. But I also love to do it by spending as little money as possible. Megabus is…
Will LED Christmas Lights Save You Money?
Will LED Christmas Lights Save You Money? Homes & Real Estate December 1st, 2020
I stopped by my local hardware store a few weeks ago to pick up some Christmas lights to hang around…
Dollar Cost Averaging Makes You a Fortune Over Time
Dollar Cost Averaging Makes You a Fortune Over Time Money & Credit November 1st, 2020
What is the best, safest, and most secure move to make with your retirement dough? There's new math out to…
The Easiest Way to Start Saving for Retirement When You’re Saving Zero Right Now
The Easiest Way to Start Saving for Retirement When You’re Saving Zero Right Now Money & Credit October 30th, 2020
Unless you want to keep working forever, you've got to learn how to save more today for your retirement tomorrow.…
How We Paid Off $52,000 of Debt in 18 Months
How We Paid Off $52,000 of Debt in 18 Months Money & Credit October 21st, 2020
When my wife Kim and I got married, we combined our finances. For a few months, we lived the “normal”…
Take a video of your home's possessions
How Your Phone’s Camera Can Save You a Headache With Your Insurer Insurance August 7th, 2020
If something ever gets lost, stolen or burned at your home, how do you prove it to your insurance company?…
20 Tips to Help You Have a Profitable Garage Sale
20 Tips to Help You Have a Profitable Garage Sale Homes & Real Estate March 26th, 2020
With sunny days starting to overtake the dreariness of winter, garage sale season is once again upon us. You may…
How to save money on Valentine's Day flowers
How To Do Valentine’s Day the Clark Smart Way Life February 4th, 2020
Valentine's Day is here. Are you ready, guys? Every year I see people who haven't planned ahead and have to…
3 Great Deals at the Dollar Store
3 Great Deals at the Dollar Store Shopping & Retail February 1st, 2020
Been to the dollar store lately? You would be amazed at what you can buy for only $1. Considering the…
Save Money on Merchant Processing Fees
Save Money on Merchant Processing Fees Mobile & Electronics January 1st, 2020
If you're a small business and you need to save money, listen up to this. Cheaper Options for Merchant Processing…
The True Meaning Behind 9 Weird Symbols on the $1 Bill
The True Meaning Behind 9 Weird Symbols on the $1 Bill Money & Credit January 1st, 2020
Have you ever really studied a dollar bill and wondered about some of the strange iconographies on the money? Our…
Index Annuities Are Poison for Your Pocketbook
Index Annuities Are Poison for Your Pocketbook Insurance January 1st, 2020
For years, Clark has warned people about something known as index annuities. They're one of the hottest products in the…
Can Credit Repair Companies Really Raise Your Score?
Can Credit Repair Companies Really Raise Your Score? Money & Credit January 1st, 2020
The promise of credit repair outfits is an alluring one — they say they'll remove bad credit marks from your…
Here are the best and worst used cars you can buy
Here are the best and worst used cars you can buy right now Cars January 8th, 2019
So much has been written about how to buy a new car. But truth be told, far more people buy…
What is caller ID spoofing and how do I protect myself from it?
What is caller ID spoofing and how do I protect myself from it? Scams & Rip-Offs December 4th, 2018
Do you know what caller ID spoofing is? It's a big problem with fraud rings these days. It's where the…
4 Gas Credit Cards To Combat Rising Gas Prices
4 Gas Credit Cards To Combat Rising Gas Prices Money & Credit November 29th, 2018
According to AAA, as of July 2014, the national average for regular unleaded gasoline is 14 cents higher than it…
Is it better to drive for Uber or Lyft? Here’s what you need to consider
Is it better to drive for Uber or Lyft? Here’s what you need to consider Jobs November 16th, 2018
If you're thinking about becoming a rideshare driver, it can be tough to decide which service to start with. If…