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Is Apple Pay a Safe Alternative to Zelle? Mobile & Electronics September 30, 2021
Welcome to Ask Clark, a column designed to answer your financial questions, bymoney expert Clark Howard. Is Apple Pay Safer…
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New Report: The #1 Computer Brand for Customer Satisfaction Mobile & Electronics September 29, 2021
When it comes to computers, is one brand any better than the other? A recent report from the American Customer…
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The #1 Thing You Need To Do Before You Buy a Used Chromebook Mobile & Electronics April 22, 2021
Money expert Clark Howard loves Chromebooks. He says the popular laptops that run Google's Chrome OS are super-fast and safe…
How To Speed Up a Slow Computer for Free
How To Speed Up a Slow Computer for Free Mobile & Electronics March 16, 2021
One of the most common complaints computer users have is that, over time, their computers become slower. The machines start…
Clark.com will explain what a savings account is and how it works.
What Is a Savings Account? Banks & Banking September 23, 2020
A savings account gives you a safe, accessible place to put money that you don't need for daily expenses. It…
Clark.com explains what a checking account is.
What Is a Checking Account? Banks & Banking September 18, 2020
A checking account is a bank account that gives you easy, daily access to your money through deposits, withdrawals and…
Learn how to open a bank account with no deposit.
How to Open a Bank Account With No Deposit Banks & Banking September 8, 2020
Have you been looking to open a bank account but have no money to get started? There are some ways…
Capital One Bank offers 360 Performance Savings, Checking and CD accounts with no fees and no minimums.
5 Things to Know About Capital One Bank Online Banking June 30, 2020
Capital One Bank offers a full suite of banking products. It's mostly an online bank, but in select states, it…
Marcus by Goldman Sachs online bank with high-yield savings, CDs and more logo on laptop computer
5 Things to Know About Marcus by Goldman Sachs Online Banking June 16, 2020
If you're looking for an online bank that's simple to use, you may want to take a look at Marcus…
FNBO Direct logo on laptop computer
5 Things to Know About FNBO Direct Online Banking June 9, 2020
FNBO Direct is an online bank that offers solid interest rates if you need a place to park some cash…
Charles Schwab Bank logo on laptop computer
5 Things to Know About Schwab Bank Online Banking June 2, 2020
When you hear the name Charles Schwab, you probably think of investing. But did you know the discount brokerage also…
7 Free Video Call Services
7 Free Video Call Services To Keep You Connected Mobile & Electronics April 8, 2020
Videoconferencing really came into its own because of the coronavirus pandemic. Many of us have found ourselves using video calling…
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New Mandate Could Mean the End of Spoofed Robocalls by Next Year Phones & Mobile Devices April 6, 2020
Robocalls could be a thing of the past by next summer thanks to a new mandate from the Federal Communications…
Chime Bank on a smartphone and desktop computer
Chime Review: Pros & Cons of the Bank Challenger Online Banking February 13, 2020
Chime provides fee-free online banking services through a well-received mobile app. Money expert Clark Howard likes online-only banks because they…
Varo Bank on tablet sitting on $100 bills
6 Things to Know About Varo Bank Online Banking February 4, 2020
Want an online bank that offers a high rate of interest, no monthly fees and the ability to get your…
How to Delete What Facebook Knows About Your Life
How to Delete What Facebook Knows About Your Life Mobile & Electronics February 3, 2020
If you have a Facebook account, you should know that you have more control over what information you share with…
Orby TV receiver, dish and program guide
Orby TV Review: 5 Things to Know Before You Sign Up TV, Satellite & Cable November 1, 2019
Editor's Note: Orby TV service is no longer available. Use Team Clark's guide to cut the cord and explore the…
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4 Things To Know Before You Buy a Digital TV Antenna TV, Satellite & Cable September 17, 2019
Do you want to watch TV for free? You can get local channels without paying a monthly fee when you…
Digitial antenna channel scan
Use a digital antenna? Here’s why you need to rescan your channels now TV, Satellite & Cable September 11, 2019
If you watch television using an over-the-air digital antenna, you should know that it's important to periodically rescan your channels…
5 things to know about Apple's new iPhone 11
5 Things to Know About Apple’s New iPhone 11 Mobile & Electronics September 10, 2019
Consumers looking for an affordable iPhone may finally be able to get a new Apple smartphone at the right price…
7 Easy Ways To Free Up Storage Space on Your iPhone
7 Easy Ways To Free Up Storage Space on Your iPhone Mobile & Electronics August 1, 2019
If you keep your smartphone long enough, you’re bound to run into the issue of how to free up storage…
Cable TV vs. Streaming TV
Cable vs. Streaming: Does Cutting the Cord Really Save You Money? TV, Satellite & Cable July 23, 2019
When I started reviewing live TV streaming services for Clark.com, Sling TV's cheapest monthly plan was $20, DirecTV Now was…
Sling TV vs. YouTube TV
Sling TV vs. YouTube TV: Which Streaming Service Is Better? TV, Satellite & Cable July 19, 2019
Money expert Clark Howard is a YouTube TV subscriber, but he and several members of Team Clark also have lots…
Google Chrome is tracking you: Here's how to turn it off
Google Chrome is tracking you: Here’s what you can do about it Mobile & Electronics July 19, 2019
Google Chrome is the most popular web browser in the world by a long shot. Not only is Chrome fast…
Wi-Fi Signal
9 Ways To Boost Your Wi-Fi Signal TV, Satellite & Cable July 9, 2019
Does your Wi-Fi signal need a boost? These days, most of us use Wi-Fi in our homes to access the…
SIM card fraud: What the major carriers are doing about it
What the Carriers Are Doing About SIM Card Fraud & How to Stop It Mobile & Electronics July 9, 2019
Criminals are trying to steal your identity by accessing personal information from your phone. That's why scammers are taking to…
YouTube TV vs. Hulu Live: Which Streaming Service Is Better?
YouTube TV vs. Hulu Live: Which Streaming Service Is Better? TV, Satellite & Cable June 17, 2019
If you're considering cutting the cord, you may be wondering about the merits of YouTube TV and Hulu + Live…
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14 Places to Listen to Free Music Online Mobile & Electronics June 14, 2019
If you’re looking for ways to listen to music online for free, there are a variety of great resources available. …
Ring video doorbell
How to pick the best video doorbell for you Mobile & Electronics June 9, 2019
As video doorbells like the Ring become more and more popular for people looking for additional home security options, many…
Airport USB charging station
Why you should never use airport USB charging stations Mobile & Electronics June 4, 2019
The increasingly widespread use of cell phones and other electronic devices has led to a proliferation of public charging stations.…