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Do Banks Delay Processing Deposits and Transfers To Make Extra Money? Banks & Banking June 16th, 2023
Banks have given consumers plenty of reasons for cynicism in the 21st century. From the Great Recession (2007-09) to billion-dollar…
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Is My Phone Unlocked? Here’s How To Know – iPhone and Android Cell Phones June 6th, 2023
More than likely, if you want to switch networks to lower your cell phone bill, you're going to need to…
How to Cut the Cable TV Cord
How To Cut the Cord and Never Pay for Cable TV Again TV, Satellite & Cable June 6th, 2023
Are you tired of paying a costly cable or satellite TV bill each month? You may be able to cut…
Cable TV vs. Streaming TV
Cable vs. Streaming: Does Cutting the Cord Really Save You Money? TV, Satellite & Cable May 22nd, 2023
Are you considering cutting the cord and ditching your cable TV bill? Many people have gone from paying the cable…
How to find your phone's IMEI number
How To Find Your Phone’s IMEI Number Fast Mobile & Electronics May 18th, 2023
Aside from your phone number, the next most important digits associated with your device are itsInternational Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI)…
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The #1 Mistake People Make When Switching Cell Phone Carriers Mobile & Electronics April 25th, 2023
When you find a cheaper wireless plan and are ready to switch cell phone carriers, there are a few things…
Simple Mobile Review: 6 Things To Know Before You Sign Up
Simple Mobile Review: 6 Things To Know Before You Sign Up Mobile & Electronics April 11th, 2023
Switching to a prepaid phone plan is a great way to reduce your monthly costs, but with so many options…
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Are Credit Union Deposits Insured Up To $250,000? Banks & Banking March 17th, 2023
Silicon Valley Bank, one of the 20 largest banks in the United States, collapsed out of nowhere earlier this month.…
How To Watch March Madness Without Cable
How To Watch March Madness Without Cable Mobile & Electronics March 15th, 2023
Did you fill out a bracket for March Madness this year? You'll get the most enjoyment out of the 2023…
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Is Your Money Safe at Your Bank Right Now? Online Banking March 13th, 2023
Last week, Silicon Valley Bank became the second of three notable banks to collapse in short order. It took about…
Coverage Maps for Major Wireless Providers
The Best Cell Phone Service: Coverage Maps Mobile & Electronics February 7th, 2023
If you’re planning to switch to a cheaper cell phone plan, you can avoid dropped calls and slow data by…
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6 Common Phone Scams and How To Recognize Them Scams & Rip-Offs February 1st, 2023
Scam calls continue to be a major problem in the United States. According to a report by spam fighting technology…
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5 Things To Know Before You Buy a Refurbished Phone Mobile & Electronics January 31st, 2023
Sooner or later, there comes a time when you’re going to have to replace your cell phone. While new cell…
YouTube TV vs. Hulu Live: Which Streaming Service Is Better?
YouTube TV vs. Hulu Live: Which Streaming Service Is Better? TV, Satellite & Cable January 17th, 2023
If you're considering cutting the cord in 2023, you may be wondering about the merits of YouTube TV and Hulu…
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Will I Lose Out on Interest If I Move Money Between Savings Accounts Multiple Times Per Month? Banks & Banking December 20th, 2022
Back in the dark ages of savings accounts, a scant 11 months ago, the Federal interest rate was effectively zero.…
How To Bring an Old Laptop Back to Life for Free
How To Bring an Old Laptop Back to Life for Free Mobile & Electronics November 29th, 2022
Every few years (or even more often than that), most of us replace our electronics with new versions. But for most…
The Best Telecom Services for Landlines
The Best Telecom Services for Landlines Mobile & Electronics November 7th, 2022
Are you looking for the best company for your landline? Consumer Reports took an in-depth look at the best telecom…
Aspiration Spend & Save: Do Good While Maximizing Your Savings Interest Rate
Aspiration Spend & Save: Do Good While Maximizing Your Savings Interest Rate Banks & Banking October 17th, 2022
Even late in 2022, with interest rates constantly rising, the fact that Aspiration is offering up to 5% interest on…
Chime Bank on a smartphone and desktop computer
Chime Review: Pros & Cons of the Bank Challenger Online Banking October 15th, 2022
Chime provides fee-free online banking services through a well-received mobile app. Money expert Clark Howard likes online-only banks because they…
Comcast's Xfinity Mobile cell phone service
Xfinity Mobile Review: Verizon’s Network Starting at $15 a Month Mobile & Electronics September 26th, 2022
If you want to keep Verizon's network but lower your monthly cell phone bill, Xfinity Mobile offers one of the…
Cheap Home Internet Service
How To Find the Best Deal on Cheap Internet Service in 4 Steps Mobile & Electronics August 24th, 2022
When is the last time you checked your options for internet service? The market for high-speed internet is competitive in…
Why Aren’t My Savings Account Interest Rates Going Up?
Why Aren’t My Savings Account Interest Rates Going Up? Banks & Banking June 28th, 2022
By now, you're probably aware that the Federal Reserve is raising interest rates aggressively in an attempt to combat the…
Learn how to open a bank account with no deposit.
How To Open a Bank Account With No Deposit Banks & Banking June 22nd, 2022
Have you been looking to open a bank account but have no money to get started? There are some ways…
Clark.com explains what a checking account is.
What Is a Checking Account? Banks & Banking June 21st, 2022
A checking account is a bank account that gives you easy, daily access to your money through deposits, withdrawals and…
Clark.com will explain what a savings account is and how it works.
What Is a Savings Account? Banks & Banking June 17th, 2022
A savings account gives you a safe, accessible place to put money that you don't need for daily expenses. It…
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The #1 Tip for Saving Money on Apps for Your Phone Mobile & Electronics April 8th, 2022
People around the world have gotten increasingly comfortable buying things on their phones. When it comes to paying for apps…
iPhone battery replacement
How To Get a Replacement Battery for Your iPhone Mobile & Electronics March 28th, 2022
If you keep your iPhone long enough, you're going to need to replace the battery. But there's no need to…
12 Keys To Keeping Your Home Wi-Fi Network Safe and Secure
12 Keys To Keeping Your Home Wi-Fi Network Safe and Secure Mobile & Electronics February 18th, 2022
Many people buy a wireless router, bring it home, plug it in, connect it -- and then forget about their…
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How To Fight Fraudulent Bank Account Charges Online Banking December 17th, 2021
It can be frightening to look at your bank statement and notice transactions that you know you didn’t make. If…
Capital One announced it will eliminate overdraft fees.
Capital One Eliminates Overdraft Fees Banks & Banking December 3rd, 2021
In a huge win for consumers, Capital One has decided to eliminate overdraft fees for all customers. According to CNBC,…