Charis Brown

Charis Brown is the Senior Deals Editor for ClarkDeals.com. Her favorite discount store is Nordstrom Rack, where she once bought something for $.01! She and her husband Justin paid off $27,000 of debt in 11 months and now live debt-free.
49 ways to sell your old stuff for the most money
49 ways to sell your old stuff for the most money Money & Credit May 21, 2018
There's no doubt about it, Americans have too much stuff. Several years ago the Wall Street Journal reported that Americans…
Best cell phone plans and deals right now
Best cell phone plans and deals right now Best of Mobile & Electronics May 18, 2018
Are you looking to save money? Switching your cell phone carrier can be a great way to do it! Now more than…
40+ great deals for Mother’s Day
40+ great deals for Mother’s Day Deals & Savings May 11, 2018
Mother's Day is a time to celebrate Mom and all the things she's done to help you become the person…
Wedding vows
7 ways to plan an awesome wedding for under $10,000 Deals & Savings March 29, 2018
In the land of weddings, where a one-day event is turned into an affair that can cost more than an…
14 ways to save on Valentine’s Day
14 ways to save on Valentine’s Day Deals & Savings February 13, 2018
Valentine's Day can be expensive. From the flowers to the candy, to the dinner out and jewelry gifts, you might…
Skip the lottery: Why you should bet on yourself instead
Skip the lottery: Why you should bet on yourself instead Money & Credit January 4, 2018
The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots are huge this week — an estimated $445 million and $550 million respectively as…
7 items on deep discount in January
7 items on deep discount in January Deals & Savings January 3, 2018
Since the holidays are over in January, you might be thinking more about saving money rather than spending it. January is a…
7 things debt-free people never do
7 things debt-free people never do Money & Credit December 29, 2017
Are you ready to become debt free? People who are debt-free often have a completely different mindset than those who carry debt.…
7 items to buy on deep discount after Christmas (and 3 things to skip)
7 items to buy on deep discount after Christmas (and 3 things to skip) Deals & Savings December 26, 2017
If you’re a savvy shopper, you’ll know that the short time after a holiday is the best time to stock up and…
How to make your Christmas tree last longer this year
How to make your Christmas tree last longer this year Shopping & Retail December 1, 2017
A dead Christmas tree can really put a damper on your holiday celebrations. But did you know that there are…
23 ways to cut costs and save more every month
23 ways to cut costs and save more every month Money & Credit November 1, 2017
Share YOUR saving tips with us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube! Ready to take control of your money in…
Save $5,000 a year by cutting back on these 5 little luxuries
Save $5,000 a year by cutting back on these 5 little luxuries Money & Credit November 1, 2017
If you have some lingering debts that need to be paid off — or just want to start the new year…
Here are the best Columbus Day deals!
Here are the best Columbus Day deals! October 9, 2017
Happy Columbus Day — or Explorer's Day, if you prefer! The day celebrating Christopher Columbus' arrival in the Americas on October…
6 ways to spend less on Halloween
6 ways to spend less on Halloween Deals & Savings October 6, 2017
This year, Americans are projected to spend $9.1 billion on Halloween — a rather scary figure considering that adds up to about…
These 7 items are the best deals in October!
These 7 items are the best deals in October! Deals & Savings October 4, 2017
If you’re a savvy shopper, you’ll know that especially with seasonal items, there is a good time to buy something…
Warning: Colored Halloween contacts can pose serious health risks
Warning: Colored Halloween contacts can pose serious health risks Health October 3, 2017
Halloween costume contact lenses — everything from cat eyes, zombies, to bright yellow or red lenses are all the rage. But if…
8 cheap foods that can help you lose weight
8 cheap foods that can help you lose weight Health August 16, 2017
You might know the basics of eating on a budget: Cook at home as much as possible, buy foods when they're in…
This free app blocks those annoying scam phone calls
This free app blocks those annoying scam phone calls Protect Your Identity August 15, 2017
If you're looking for a way to protect yourself from scam calls that threaten you and demand your financial information and you…
Study: How spending money can actually be good for you
Study: How spending money can actually be good for you Money & Credit August 7, 2017
Can spending money actually be good for you? A recent study says it might just be good for your health. Read more: College student…
401(k) retirement planning
7 major expenses in retirement (and how to prepare!) Money & Credit August 3, 2017
How much do you really need to save for retirement? That one question (and figuring out the answer) can be daunting, ambiguous and…
10 tips to become debt-free as quickly as possible
10 tips to become debt-free as quickly as possible Money & Credit August 1, 2017
Do you have outstanding debt hanging over your head? Whether it's student loans, credit cards, car payments or any other type of debt, it's…
Here’s how to skip those horribly long airport security lines
Here’s how to skip those horribly long airport security lines Travel May 25, 2017
Just in time for the unofficial Memorial Day weekend kickoff of the busy summer travel season, the TSA announced Wednesday…
Beware of $50 Mother’s Day Lowe’s coupon scam on Facebook
Beware of $50 Mother’s Day Lowe’s coupon scam on Facebook Computer Scams & ID Theft April 24, 2017
Watch out! Another Facebook scam is making the rounds. This time it has to do with Lowe's Home Improvement. Read…
Here are 100+ brands that are 100% made in the USA
Here are 100+ brands that are 100% made in the USA Shopping & Retail April 18, 2017
Are you proud to be an American? In a time when so many of our goods are made overseas, it's nice to…
86% of renters can’t afford to buy a home: Here’s how you can prepare
86% of renters can’t afford to buy a home: Here’s how you can prepare Homes & Real Estate April 10, 2017
Research by Zillow, an online real estate company, found that most Americans who are currently renting either do not have the financial…
Beware of Facebook friend request scam that will steal your info!
Beware of Facebook friend request scam that will steal your info! Scams & Rip-Offs March 31, 2017
If you receive a Facebook friend request from a friend or family member you're already friends with, don't click! Here's…
6 credit cards with the best sign-up bonuses right now
6 credit cards with the best sign-up bonuses right now Credit & Debit Cards March 29, 2017
Recently on the Bill Handel show, Clark talked about a few credit cards that have some noteworthy sign-up bonuses. Read more: The best…
This one simple tip can help you earn more than 90% of investors
This one simple tip can help you earn more than 90% of investors Money & Credit March 24, 2017
If you want to know how Clark has been successful at investing and how he's taught others to do the…
Verizon is finally offering a true unlimited plan
Verizon is finally offering a true unlimited plan Mobile & Electronics February 13, 2017
Starting Monday, February 13, Verizon is offering unlimited talk, text anddata withits newVerizonUnlimitedplan. Read more:The #1 wireless network in America…
7 ways to save on Valentine’s Day flowers
7 ways to save on Valentine’s Day flowers Deals & Savings February 2, 2017
Let's face it:Valentine's Day flowers are expensive. And if you want to get the really fancy-looking bouquets delivered on February…