Charis Brown About the author:
Charis Brown is the Managing Editor for ClarkDeals.com and author of Alt Money Choices: Securing Financial Freedom One Step at a Time. 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.
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11 apps that pay you to shop for groceries
11 apps that pay you to shop for groceries Deals & Savings December 22, 2016
Food is a big expense for American families, eating up around 10% of the typical household budget, according to the USDA.…
This couple eats for less than $60 a month
This couple eats for less than $60 a month Deals & Savings December 21, 2016
If you're trying to get anywhere with money, whether it's paying off debt, being ready in case of an emergencyor…
Creative ways to give the last-minute gift everyone wants this Christmas
Creative ways to give the last-minute gift everyone wants this Christmas Life December 21, 2016
The clock is ticking when it comes to holiday giving -- but the good news is you don't have to…
20 gifts under $20 that are a great deal right now!
20 gifts under $20 that are a great deal right now! Deals & Savings December 14, 2016
It might be tempting to go all out this Christmas, but there's no need to spend a a lot of…
22 ways to cut costs and save more every month in 2017
22 ways to cut costs and save more every month in 2017 Deals & Savings December 14, 2016
Share YOUR saving tips with us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube! Ready to take control of your money in…
This free email subscription will save you hundreds on flights
This free email subscription will save you hundreds on flights Deals & Savings December 8, 2016
Have you heard about Scott's Cheap Flights? If you haven't and you love to travel, you are missing out! Read more:…
Want to buy all the ’12 days of Christmas’ gifts? Here’s how much it’ll cost you
Want to buy all the ’12 days of Christmas’ gifts? Here’s how much it’ll cost you Deals & Savings December 5, 2016
You've probably already heardthe popular Christmas tune on the radio this holiday season.'The Twelve Days of Christmas' is an English…
Why you should never ‘top off’ your gas tank
Why you should never ‘top off’ your gas tank Cars December 4, 2016
My husband has worked in the car industry for over a decade.And one of the most important pieces of advicethat…
Watch out for this Dollar General scam that is going viral
Watch out for this Dollar General scam that is going viral Scams & Rip-Offs December 2, 2016
If you're someone who loves a great deal and saving money, you're probably always on the lookout for coupons. But not all coupons…
Best TV deals you’ll find on Black Friday
Best TV deals you’ll find on Black Friday Deals & Savings November 24, 2016
There are many factors to consider when buying a new TV. Smaller TVs such as 24' and 32' go nicely…
The best month and day to get the best deal on a used car
The best month and day to get the best deal on a used car Cars November 23, 2016
If you're thinking about getting a new car and you want to save the most money, buying two to three…
#1 tip for saving money on apps for your Apple device
17 apps to find the best deals and make holiday shopping easier Shopping & Retail November 17, 2016
With all the information available about saving money online, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. When companies start running their holiday…
Tips to avoid common holiday hazards, including package theft
Tips to avoid common holiday hazards, including package theft Scams & Rip-Offs November 16, 2016
If your holiday has ever felt like a Meet the Fockers movie, you're not alone! A study conducted last year by Princeton Survey Research…
Winter weather got you down? Here’s how to combat it
Winter weather got you down? Here’s how to combat it Health November 13, 2016
Do you tend to feel down and out during dreary weather? Or, does it really hit you hard when the…
Veterans Day deals: 70+ great ways to save today!
Veterans Day deals: 70+ great ways to save today! Deals & Savings November 11, 2016
We can never expressenough gratitudeto our men and women in uniform who have served our country and sacrificed so much…
49 cold weather hacks to keep you warm and save you money
49 cold weather hacks to keep you warm and save you money Deals & Savings November 10, 2016
Temperatures are dropping in many parts of the US. And as the weather gets colder, this can put a significant…
Don’t miss out on these Election Day deals & freebies!
Don’t miss out on these Election Day deals & freebies! Deals & Savings November 7, 2016
Has the election been stressing you out? Some restaurants and businesses want to make the stress a little more bearable…
Celebrate National Sandwich Day with these great deals & freebies!
Celebrate National Sandwich Day with these great deals & freebies! Deals & Savings November 3, 2016
It's National Sandwich Day today, and who doesn't love a deal on a sandwich?! The history books trace the invention…
Here’s where to get 27 screaming good food deals on Halloween!
Here’s where to get 27 screaming good food deals on Halloween! Deals & Savings October 31, 2016
Trick-or-treating can be hard work. Luckily, if you've worked up an appetite after walking through neighborhoods or you want to…
The difference between HSAs and FSAs (plus 9 ways to use them)
The difference between HSAs and FSAs (plus 9 ways to use them) Insurance October 29, 2016
Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) and Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) are increasingly popular due to the changes in healthcare over the last…
Is screen time bad for kids? Experts reveal how much is too much
Is screen time bad for kids? Experts reveal how much is too much Children & Pets October 25, 2016
The American Academy of Pediatrics just released new recommendations onscreen time for kids. So, how much is too much? Most…
(Expired) This is the #1 best deal on a cell phone right now!
(Expired) This is the #1 best deal on a cell phone right now! October 24, 2016
If you're looking for a great deal on a great smartphone, read on to learn about a phone Clark loves.…
Black Friday predictions: How to score the best deals this year!
Black Friday predictions: How to score the best deals this year! Shopping & Retail October 22, 2016
So what’s going to happen during the holiday shopping season this year? Is Black Friday really the best day for holiday…
Amazon puts an end to offering free products for positive reviews
Amazon puts an end to offering free products for positive reviews Shopping & Retail October 21, 2016
It used to be that Amazon allowed companies to solicit reviews from customers by offering free or discounted products. Not…
Google Flights new feature can save you big bucks on airfare
Google Flights new feature can save you big bucks on airfare Travel October 19, 2016
One of Clark's favorite ways to search for flights is now offering another feature -- the ability to be notified…
Walking every day could add years to your life
Walking every day could add years to your life Health October 16, 2016
They say that an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but could walking every day add as manyas 7…
Attention ladies: A new study says caffeine is good for your brain!
Attention ladies: A new study says caffeine is good for your brain! Health October 13, 2016
Good news for coffee lovers!A recent study showsthe benefits of caffeine, specifically for reducing the risk of dementia among older…
Amazon Prime adds new perk: Free access to over 1,000 Kindle eBooks!
Amazon Prime adds new perk: Free access to over 1,000 Kindle eBooks! Shopping & Retail October 7, 2016
A few weeks ago, Amazon, the A-to-Z online retailer, announced it was adding two new benefits to its Prime Membership:…
5 foodie freebies you can get right now
5 foodie freebies you can get right now Deals & Savings October 7, 2016
Who says nothing in life is free?! If you love going out to eat but don’t like spending a lot,…
This is why you probably shouldn’t wear shoes in your house
This is why you probably shouldn’t wear shoes in your house Health October 7, 2016
Unless you have a special circumstance, you probably wear shoes inside your house. But several scientific studies suggest why that's a bad idea --…