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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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…
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.…
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 --…
Celebrate National Taco Day with these great deals!
Celebrate National Taco Day with these great deals! Deals & Savings October 4, 2016
Who doesn't love tacos!? If one of your favorite foods is tacos, today is your day! Check out which restaurants…
After customer outrage, HP is allowing non-HP printer ink again
After customer outrage, HP is allowing non-HP printer ink again Mobile & Electronics October 3, 2016
If you're an HP printer owner, you're likely not too happy with HP right now. The software company upset its…
Bass Pro Shops’ $5.5B buyout of Cabela’s likely means deals for you!
Bass Pro Shops’ $5.5B buyout of Cabela’s likely means deals for you! Shopping & Retail October 3, 2016
If you love Cabela's, the outdoor superstore that carries hunting, fishing, camping and boating supplies, you might be saddened to…
10 U.S. cities with the fastest growing economies
10 U.S. cities with the fastest growing economies Homes & Real Estate September 30, 2016
Are you thinking of moving somewhere new? Sometimes relocatingcan make all the difference in the world when it comes to…
These 14 major retailers are each closing at least 100 stores
These 14 major retailers are each closing at least 100 stores Shopping & Retail September 25, 2016
No doubt about it, it's a rough ride in retail right now. With the rise in online shopping, discount shopping…
7 choices that could save you $25k each year
7 choices that could save you $25k each year Money & Credit September 23, 2016
Clark talks a lot about one simple idea: 'Spend less than you make.' This is perhaps one of the biggest keys…