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29 tactics for living alone without breaking the bank
29 tactics for living alone without breaking the bank Money & Credit August 18, 2017
Living with roommates is a great way to keep housing costs low. But what if you get sick of sharing…
11 home design trends that are so over
11 home design trends that are so over Homes & Real Estate August 17, 2017
Design trends come and go, but some have been sticking around for a while. Somebody has to say it, so…
5 reasons why home insurers will fire you as a customer
5 reasons why home insurers will fire you as a customer Insurance August 17, 2017
Nobody wants to be fired by their home insurer. We all know the size of the claims you make and…
The eye-opening truth about dealer invoice prices
The eye-opening truth about dealer invoice prices Cars August 17, 2017
Editor's note: This is Part 1 of a five-part investigative series. Most new-car shoppers turn to those big new-car pricing…
Downpayment insurance: What is it and do you need it?
Downpayment insurance: What is it and do you need it? Insurance August 15, 2017
You can get insurance on almost anything — computers, phones, trips, your identity, your credit, your pets...and even the downpayment…
Should both your names be on the mortgage?
Should both your names be on the mortgage? Money & Credit August 15, 2017
You've got a solid relationship and you're ready to take it to the next step—applying for a joint mortgage. In…
How to invest using peer-to-peer lending
How to invest using peer-to-peer lending Money & Credit August 14, 2017
One of the more popular ways to invest these day is through peer-to-peer lending. Many borrowers are avoiding traditional bank…
12 secret saving hacks at Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s Wholesale
12 secret saving hacks at Costco, Sam’s Club and BJ’s Wholesale Deals & Savings August 14, 2017
Warehouse club shoppers of the world, unite! If you aren't one already, the tips below just might change your mind!…
Bad medical debt hurting your credit? Here are 3 ways to attack it
Bad medical debt hurting your credit? Here are 3 ways to attack it Money & Credit August 14, 2017
Medical debt is damaging the credit of around 43 million people, according to the latest figures available. You would expect…
7 things to avoid touching on a plane
7 things to avoid touching on a plane Travel August 10, 2017
Frequent flyers accept that exposure to germs is unavoidable. But they also know there are some things you can do…
11 nuggets of wealth-building wisdom
11 nuggets of wealth-building wisdom Money & Credit August 7, 2017
Clark's message of 'save more, spend less and avoid ripoffs' is all about empowerment. He wants you to take charge…
Man pays down $32,000 in student loans in 2 years
Man pays down $32,000 in student loans in 2 years Education August 7, 2017
Some people go to great lengths to eliminate their student loan debt. Going outside-of-the-box to eliminate student debt Such is…
Why you need to read the label on your bottled water
Why you need to read the label on your bottled water Health August 7, 2017
If you've made the decision to drink bottled water over tap water, you need to be sure you're getting what…
How to get luxury shoe brands at up to 90% off
How to get luxury shoe brands at up to 90% off Deals & Savings August 7, 2017
Don't let your love of fashionable footwear break the bank! Here's how to get gently used Michael Kors, Casadei and…
10 things you MUST know before you book a vacation rental
10 things you MUST know before you book a vacation rental Travel August 4, 2017
Editor's note: This article was written by Kerry Lyons of BudgetTravel.com. A vacation rental gives you the chance to live…
Becoming a landlord: How to find a good tenant
Becoming a landlord: How to find a good tenant Homes & Real Estate August 2, 2017
The key rule in real estate is obviously “location, location, location.” We  have all heard that before. If becoming a…
Is a biweekly mortgage plan a good idea?
Is a biweekly mortgage plan a good idea? Homes & Real Estate August 2, 2017
On the Clark Howard Show a couple of years ago, a listener called in to ask if a biweekly mortgage…
How to have that end-of-life financial discussion with your elderly loved ones
How to have that end-of-life financial discussion with your elderly loved ones Money & Credit July 27, 2017
Readers of People magazine were wowed earlier this year by the touching story of a California man who cared for…
Why I decided to join the Georgia State Defense Force
Clark Howard: Why I serve in my State Guard About Clark July 4, 2017
Not a day goes by that someone doesn't thank me for my service in the military, but they don't know…
How to save money on a rental car this summer
How to save money on a rental car this summer Travel June 14, 2017
Many people only rent cars about twice a year, once during a summer vacation and once during the Christmas holidays.…
8 home renovation projects to tackle this summer
8 home renovation projects to tackle this summer Homes & Real Estate June 14, 2017
Summer brings pool parties, ice cream and popsicles, playing in the yard”¦and renovations. Many homeowners find that some home upgrades…
9 air conditioning alternatives
9 air conditioning alternatives Homes & Real Estate June 12, 2017
It's a safe bet that you have an air conditioner -- according to the U.S. Department of Energy, two-thirds of…
Tires: Everything you need to know about price and keeping them properly inflated!
Tires: Everything you need to know about price and keeping them properly inflated! Cars May 26, 2017
Your tires are a big part of what keeps you and your family safe on the road. So you want…
The #1 secret you probably don’t know about outlet shopping
The #1 secret you probably don’t know about outlet shopping Shopping & Retail May 25, 2017
Do you like outlet shopping as much as we do? Unfortunately, what you think is a deal may be no…
Outlet stores
12 of the best and worst outlet stores Shopping & Retail May 25, 2017
Shoppers who want real deals will often head to outlet stores and malls. But how can you tell a good…
Fast food workers reveal secrets you probably want to know about
Fast food workers reveal secrets you probably want to know about Health May 18, 2017
We all know fast food can be a little unpredictable. After all, who can forget recent reports about rat DNA…
American Express sweetens the rewards for Platinum cardholders
American Express sweetens the rewards for Platinum cardholders Money & Credit April 30, 2017
American Express has a few carrots and one stick for its Platinum cardholders as part of an ongoing effort to…
5 ways to buy stocks for free or very cheap
5 ways to buy stocks for free or very cheap Money & Credit April 14, 2017
Coming in May 2017: Motif Investing will charge a $10 semi-annual platform fee on low-balance accounts with little trading activity.…
7 ways to save money on a low income
7 ways to save money on a low income Money & Credit April 13, 2017
Saving money when your income is in the six-digit range is easy, but how does one go about saving money…
19 high-paying side jobs to boost monthly cash flow
19 high-paying side jobs to boost monthly cash flow Jobs April 9, 2017
When you're fresh out of school and haven't quite landed your first big job yet, picking up some work on…