Alex Thomas Sadler is the former Managing Editor of Clark.com.  

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Want to save more? | Here’s an easy way to earn 100x more money on your savings
Want to save more? | Here’s an easy way to earn 100x more money on your savings Money & Credit October 16th, 2018
Want lower fees, higher returns, more convenience and better customer service from your bank? Join our #SwitchDitchSave movement and make…
Personal banking cheat sheet | 11 key terms & phrases you need to know
Personal banking cheat sheet | 11 key terms & phrases you need to know Commoncents October 5th, 2018
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10 Kirkland Signature products you should always buy at Costco
10 Kirkland Signature products you should always buy at Costco Shopping & Retail April 16th, 2018
If don't already have a membership to Costco, you are missing out on some serious money-saving opportunities! And actually, many people who are members don't…
This is the healthiest way to drink water
This is the healthiest way to drink water Health April 16th, 2018
When you think about how you drink water, you probably prefer it one of three ways: cold with ice, cold with no…
Tired of living paycheck-to-paycheck? | Here’s the #1 way to end the vicious cycle!
Tired of living paycheck-to-paycheck? | Here’s the #1 way to end the vicious cycle! Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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3 things you should never pay for with a credit card!
3 things you should never pay for with a credit card! Money & Credit February 22nd, 2018
When it comes to using credit cards, it's important to understand both the perks and the risks. Just like with…
Valentine's Day Scams
Warning: 5 Valentine’s Day scams your wallet will NOT love! Scams & Rip-Offs February 12th, 2018
Valentine's Day is a popular time for people who are hoping to find love online. But while you might be looking…
These sites can help you save money on textbooks
These sites can help you save money on textbooks Education January 19th, 2018
New school year, new courses, new books... The cost of buying textbooks can do some serious damage to your wallet --…
dollar tree
17 things you should always buy at the dollar store Deals & Savings December 20th, 2017
Whether you're planning a party, stocking up on cleaning supplies or just picking up some snacks or household goods -- shopping…
What to delete when your phone runs out of storage space
What to delete when your phone runs out of storage space Mobile & Electronics October 8th, 2018
If you're like most people and use your smartphone for pretty much everything in your life — from taking photos to…
Investing 101 | How to get started with $1,000 or less
Investing 101 | How to get started with $1,000 or less Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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Credit score | How to improve your number
Credit score | How to improve your number Commoncents September 11th, 2018
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Debt 101 | Good vs. bad: Dangers to avoid and how to protect yourself!
Debt 101 | Good vs. bad: Dangers to avoid and how to protect yourself! Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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How to rethink your budget | It’s not just about spending less, but spending smarter
How to rethink your budget | It’s not just about spending less, but spending smarter Commoncents June 25th, 2018
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Preparing for the unexpected | How to protect your future financial security
Preparing for the unexpected | How to protect your future financial security Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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Money 101 | 5 simple money rules to last a lifetime
Money 101 | 5 simple money rules to last a lifetime Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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Automatic bill pay warning | How to avoid hidden dangers that could cost you big bucks
Automatic bill pay warning | How to avoid hidden dangers that could cost you big bucks Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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Need to improve your credit score fast? | Follow these steps!
Need to improve your credit score fast? | Follow these steps! Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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Can’t manage your money? | This simple budgeting method is your best solution
Can’t manage your money? | This simple budgeting method is your best solution Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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Want to be rich? Follow these 11 habits of super successful people
Want to be rich? Follow these 11 habits of super successful people Money & Credit August 31st, 2018
Everyone is looking for the ultimate secret to success — that one plan, idea, tip or piece of advice that will…
Americans spend most of their money on these 3 things
Americans spend most of their money on these 3 things Money & Credit November 1st, 2017
When you're trying to save more money — for both now and down the road — there are plenty of successful strategies…
How to reduce, or even erase, your digital footprint
How to reduce, or even erase, your digital footprint Mobile & Electronics October 31st, 2017
There's a new victim of identity fraud every two seconds, according to a study by Javelin Strategy & Research. And of course…
Ready to ditch your debt? Meet a woman who paid off nearly $70,000 in less than 2 years
Ready to ditch your debt? Meet a woman who paid off nearly $70,000 in less than 2 years Money & Credit September 11th, 2018
Paying off debt can seem impossible, especially if you owe tens of thousands of dollars and feel like you're barely scraping by each…
Automatic bill pay warning | How it works, dangers to avoid & the safest way to set it up
Automatic bill pay warning | How it works, dangers to avoid & the safest way to set it up Commoncents November 3rd, 2017
No one likes paying bills (that I'm aware of?) — which is why automatic payments can be very appealing. This is…
How a side job paid off $48,000 of debt in just 6 months
How a side job paid off $48,000 of debt in just 6 months Money & Credit October 10th, 2018
How can you get out of debt when you're barely able to cover the minimum monthly payments on your current…
Is your birthday on Facebook? Here’s why that’s a bad idea
Is your birthday on Facebook? Here’s why that’s a bad idea Mobile & Electronics September 11th, 2018
You've probably heard that what you share on Facebook can come back to haunt you, but there are more dangers…
MONEY MYTHS | The truth behind 13 money myths that could derail your finances
MONEY MYTHS | The truth behind 13 money myths that could derail your finances Commoncents May 3rd, 2018
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Setting goals | How to create a plan that will motivate you to save
Setting goals | How to create a plan that will motivate you to save Commoncents September 11th, 2018
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11 secret perks that make a Costco membership totally worth it
11 secret perks that make a Costco membership totally worth it Shopping & Retail October 13th, 2017
If you don't already have a membership to Costco, you're missing out on some serious money-saving opportunities! And even if you…
13 smart money moves to make in your 20s | Getting on the fast track toward financial success
13 smart money moves to make in your 20s | Getting on the fast track toward financial success Commoncents September 11th, 2018
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