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A roundup of the best Black Friday deals!
A roundup of the best Black Friday deals! Deals & Savings May 11th, 2017
November 1 hit and retailers began releasing their Black Friday ads one by one. Best Buy and Target announced they…
What Is a C.L.U.E Report and Its Impact on Your Insurance
What Is a C.L.U.E Report and Its Impact on Your Insurance Insurance May 13th, 2022
Whether you are getting car insurance or property insurance, the rates you get from insurance companies may not be the…
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8 Easy Ways to Cut Your Home Heating Costs Homes & Real Estate November 4th, 2020
The winter months can be brutal, bringing freezing temperatures and increased heating bills to homes across the country. Tips to…
The best way to save for your child’s education
The best way to save for your child’s education Education March 22nd, 2017
There are many ways you can save for your child’s college education -- but Clark's favorite way is with somethingcalled…
The story of Clark Howard you’ve never heard before
The story of Clark Howard you’ve never heard before March 22nd, 2017
The Empowerment Zone, produced and hosted by Kim Drobes,features stories of people who are taking charge of their lives, empowering…
Welcome to Common Cents! Our new series that makes money simple!
Welcome to Common Cents! Our new series that makes money simple! Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
If you want to get ahead financially,you have to learn how to manage your money and take control of your…
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12 Ways You May Be Exposing Yourself to Fraud Money & Credit August 31st, 2022
The things you do every day — from swiping a debit card to simply using your smartphone — can increase…
Rule of 752: How Small Expenses Can Destroy Your Budget
Rule of 752: How Small Expenses Can Destroy Your Budget Money & Credit May 17th, 2021
Small expenses can sneak up on you when you're not paying close attention to your budget, but here's a simple…
These Are the Most and Least Expensive Places To Rent a Car
These Are the Most and Least Expensive Places To Rent a Car Cars September 23rd, 2022
If you do a lot of traveling, you know that the cost of renting a car can vary drastically, depending…
Dish Network skinny bundle deal for $39.99 per month for two years
Dish Network skinny bundle deal for $39.99 per month for two years Deals & Savings March 22nd, 2017
If you're not quite ready for streamingTV options like Slingstarting at$20 a month,Dish Network has a deal right now where…
10 Ways to Save Money on Health Care
10 Ways to Save Money on Health Care Health December 1st, 2020
You probably don’t need anyone telling you that medical costs are eating up a greater and greater percentage of many…
Study: Do couples who drink together stay together?
Study: Do couples who drink together stay together? Health March 22nd, 2017
A new study reveals some interesting findings about couples and alcohol. As it turns out, the couple who often shares…
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8 Secrets All Shoppers Need To Know About Costco Warehouse Clubs July 13th, 2022
If you love to save a buck, then learning about new ways to save at Costco, or any other store…
This is the only safe way to use a debit card
This is the only safe way to use a debit card Money & Credit March 20th, 2019
One of the biggest problems with fraud in the U.S. is that most people don't know how to spot it…
Pet Insurance: Should You Buy It?
Pet Insurance: Should You Buy It? Life March 17th, 2021
Are you thinking about getting a pet insurance policy? Read this before you do... Pet Insurance: Cost, Coverages and More…
10 Retailers That Allow You To Stack Coupons and Maximize Savings
10 Retailers That Allow You To Stack Coupons and Maximize Savings Save Money March 19th, 2021
If you're a seasoned bargain hunter, you're probablyfamiliar with "coupon stacking": usingmore than one coupon or discount on a single…
How to Get the Best Deals on Rent
How to Get the Best Deals on Rent Homes & Real Estate December 1st, 2020
Looking for a deal on rent is challenging, but it can be done! Tips to Find a Great Deal on…
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15 things you should never put in the microwave Health February 22nd, 2019
Let's talk about microwave ovens. If you've ever started a small kitchen fire in your home, you aren't alone. In…
Do Not Give Your Social Security Number at These Places
Do Not Give Your Social Security Number at These Places Protect Your Rights & Identity November 11th, 2022
When should you give your Social Security number and when should you not? Giving out your Social Security number is…
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9 Best Deal Sites: Slickdeals, Woot and More Deals & Savings July 30th, 2021
Want to know the best places to find a good deal across the web? When it comes to shopping, there…
Can your Android phone be hacked?
Can your Android phone be hacked? Mobile & Electronics April 24th, 2019
Flaws, glitches and bugs are all common pesks for technology users who love their smartphones and other devices. But if…
Free and cheap tools to safely manage your passwords
4 Free and Cheap Tools to Safely Manage Your Passwords Protect Your Rights & Identity March 24th, 2020
One not-so-great thing about the internet is that crooks are out there trying to steal your money and even your…
5 Common Budget Leaks and How To Fix Them
5 Common Budget Leaks and How To Fix Them Money & Credit December 20th, 2022
Raise your hand if you've ever made it to the end of the month, confident in your ability to budget…
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How to Get a Passport Travel January 2nd, 2020
If you are a U.S. citizen and plan to travel to another country, you will need a passport in most…
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5 ways to slash vacation costs Travel June 11th, 2019
When it comes to travel, most of us desperately want to do more of it — but feel we lack…
The Best Telecom Services for Landlines
The Best Telecom Services for Landlines Mobile & Electronics November 7th, 2022
Are you looking for the best company for your landline? Consumer Reports took an in-depth look at the best telecom…