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Airplane seats
How to choose the best seat on any airplane Travel May 16, 2019
Followers of money expert Clark Howard knows that he loves to travel, but he doesn't love having to spend a…
Woman in vegetable garden
How to save $500 or more a year growing your own fruits and vegetables Food & Restaurants May 14, 2019
With the "farm-to-table" movement sweeping the U.S. over the last decade or so, more and more Americans are rediscovering the…
Gold, marijuana, Bitcoin
Clark’s #1 rule on investing in things like gold, marijuana and Bitcoin Investing & Retirement May 13, 2019
We've recently been in the midst of the longest ever bull market in U.S. history with stocks hitting several all-time…
second mortgage graphic
Should I get a second mortgage? Homes & Real Estate May 10, 2019
If you've been in your home for a while, chances are the value has increased or at least held steady…
Credit score report
What is a good credit score? Credit May 9, 2019
Your credit score — that sometimes mysterious number that reflects how responsible you are with your credit — plays a…
Couple cooking food at home
Save $100 or more a month with this simple change Save Money April 5, 2019
Fans of money expert Clark Howard know that his mission is to help you "Save more, spend less and avoid…
Can you trust Zillow or Redfin to know your home's value?
Zillow vs Redfin: Can you trust either to know your home’s true value? Homes & Real Estate March 26, 2019
One of the first things you'll want to determine if you're buying or selling a home is its true value.…
organic produce
Don’t pay extra for organic versions of these fruits and vegetables Health March 25, 2019
Spring is in full swing and that means berry season! But if you're a big fan of strawberries, there's a…
Walmart’s Savings Catcher program is going away this month
Walmart’s Savings Catcher program is going away this month Shopping & Retail March 16, 2019
Walmart has announced that its Savings Catcher rebate feature will be discontinued soon. Walmart's popular program allowed customers to get…
Mazda6
New report: These are the most reliable vehicles you can buy right now Cars March 1, 2019
Buying a vehicle is a major investment — often the second biggest expense in most people's lives after you account…
Clark Howard and the Prostate Cancer Foundation working together to raise awareness
Clark Howard and the Prostate Cancer Foundation working together to raise awareness Health February 18, 2019
Followers of money expert Clark Howard may know that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2009 at the age…
The best wireless network in America is…
The best wireless network in America is… Mobile & Electronics February 13, 2019
If you're trying to lower your monthly bills, switching cell phone providers can save you money — but which wireless…
Automatic bill pay: How it works and how to do it safely
Automatic bill pay: How it works and how to do it safely Money & Credit February 13, 2019
No one really likes paying bills — which is one reason why automatic bill payments can be very appealing. Automatic…
Clark’s Money Challenge: How to save $3,000 this year
Clark’s Money Challenge: How to save $3,000 this year Money & Credit January 9, 2019
Do you ever feel like you have more month than money? If so, you are not alone! Monthly bills can…
Toyota SUVs
New report: The top 15 cars that people keep for 15 years or more Cars January 3, 2019
If you're looking for a reliable vehicle that will stand the test of time, there's good reason to consider a…
party city store
Retail alert: Party City closing 45 stores, blames helium shortage Shopping & Retail January 2, 2019
This year is shaping up to be difficult for some traditional retailers. After shutting down nearly 5,000 stores in 2018,…
Happy New Year from Clark!
Happy New Year from Clark! Life December 31, 2018
Clark's 2019 mission and message If your resolution is to save more and spend less this year, we're right here…
Job interview
The 10 most common job interview questions & how to answer them December 17, 2018
Whether you're just starting your career, thinking about a job change or looking to re-enter the workforce after some time…
11 purchases that could change your life for less than $30
11 purchases that could change your life for less than $30 Shopping & Retail December 14, 2018
Everybody loves a bargain — it's a wonderful thing when you feel like you get more than what you paid…
Stack of money ($100 bills)
The inventor of index funds lives by these 3 simple money rules Money & Credit December 10, 2018
In a recent interview with the Wall Street Journal, John Bogle, founder and former chairman of index-fund behemoth Vanguard Group,…
new year new job on cubes
Job alert: These 10 companies are hiring like crazy in December Jobs December 7, 2018
December is a great month to look for a job. While everyone else is taking time off for the holidays,…
iPhones
Why now is a great time to buy an iPhone Mobile & Electronics December 6, 2018
We told you back in September that it was the absolute worst time of the year to buy a new…
Netflix spam
Free Netflix for a year? Don’t fall for this phishing scam using the movie service as bait Scams & Rip-Offs December 5, 2018
Netflix has become an everyday part of life for many of us, with its huge library of movies on demand…
Best online banks: Free checking and high-interest savings accounts
Best online banks: Free checking and high-interest savings accounts Online Banking December 3, 2018
With interest rates on the rise, now is a great time to switch from a traditional bank to an online…
Target gift card
Break Clark’s rule: Buy your Target gift cards this Sunday Shopping & Retail November 30, 2018
Money expert Clark Howard warned us not to buy gift cards — for good reason. “There has never been a…
‘Tis the time of year for ticket scams: 5 ways to spot the fakes
‘Tis the time of year for ticket scams: 5 ways to spot the fakes Scams & Rip-Offs November 29, 2018
You drive, Uber or take public transportation to the ballgame and present your coveted ticket to the front gate attendant…
Tip jar
Here’s your holiday tipping guide for 2018 Money & Credit November 28, 2018
It's that time of the year again when our thoughts turn to how grateful we our for family, friends and…
Christmas tree farm
Why you shouldn’t buy your Christmas tree this weekend Shopping & Retail November 21, 2018
The Thanksgiving holiday is upon us and this long weekend is one that millions of Americans use to select and…
Here’s your Black Friday Shopping Strategy tracker!
Here’s your Black Friday Shopping Strategy tracker! Shopping & Retail November 21, 2018
It's the biggest day for deals: Black Friday! Hopefully, you can shop with no regrets because EVERYTHING you buy will…
Recall alert: Popular Duncan Hines cake mixes for possible Salmonella risk
Recall alert: Popular Duncan Hines cake mixes for possible Salmonella risk Recalls November 6, 2018
Four kinds of popular Duncan Hines cake mixes have been recalled by parent company Conagra Brands after a retail sample…