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The average American commuter spent 9 whole days on the road last year
The average American commuter spent 9 whole days on the road last year Jobs September 18, 2017
Long commutes aren't the most enjoyable parts of out lives — and unfortunately for most of us, the amount of…
Pay off debt
Debt Payoff Calculator | How to eliminate credit card debt as quickly as possible Money & Credit September 18, 2017
Want lower fees, higher returns, more convenience and better customer service from your bank? Join our #SwitchDitchSave movement to make…
Mobile banking | How to protect your information and money
Mobile banking | How to protect your information and money Money & Credit September 18, 2017
Want lower fees, higher returns, more convenience and better customer service from your bank? Join our #SwitchDitchSave movement and make…
FDA warns EpiPen manufacturer over safety problems
FDA warns EpiPen manufacturer over safety problems Health September 12, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration has sent a warning letter to the facility that manufactures EpiPens after receiving hundreds of…
Here’s how you can help Clark ‘Save The Males!’
Here’s how you can help Clark ‘Save The Males!’ September 12, 2017
It's Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and money expert Clark Howard is teaming up with Many vs Cancer and the Prostate…
20 financial aid terms every college student and parent should understand
20 financial aid terms every college student and parent should understand Money & Credit August 31, 2017
Heading off to college is exciting (maybe a little more for the student than the parents). Not only is college the…
Teen 3 jobs
How a 15-year-old with 3 jobs is already saving for the future Money & Credit July 14, 2017
Whether he's helping out at his mother's antique store, running his own eco-friendly lawn care business or clerking for an…
10 jobs to consider if you’re looking for a career change
10 jobs to consider if you’re looking for a career change Jobs July 10, 2017
It's always good to be thinking ahead. Plan your next career move with this list in mind Whether you're fresh…
Ringless robocalls allow companies to flood your voice mailbox without the phone even ringing once
Ringless robocalls allow companies to flood your voice mailbox without the phone even ringing once Mobile & Electronics June 6, 2017
If robocalls to your cell phone are driving you nuts, there's a new annoyance you need to know about. Ringless…
9 cheaper alternatives to cable or satellite TV
9 cheaper alternatives to cable or satellite TV Mobile & Electronics June 3, 2017
What are you paying the cable or satellite company for television? According to data services company Statista, around 27% of…
17 jobs that don’t require a four-year college degree and pay over $70,000 a year
17 jobs that don’t require a four-year college degree and pay over $70,000 a year Jobs May 23, 2017
Having a college degree is still the best way to get into high-paying career — or at least to set yourself…
United Airlines threatened with lawsuit over death of giant rabbit
United Airlines threatened with lawsuit over death of giant rabbit Travel May 9, 2017
Weeks after a gigantic rabbit died in the care of United Airlines after a transatlantic flight, the group that owns…
Woman allegedly fakes cancer, raises more than $38,000 in crowdfunding
Woman allegedly fakes cancer, raises more than $38,000 in crowdfunding Donating & Volunteering May 8, 2017
An Alabama woman is accused of lying about having terminal cancer in order to bilk people out of nearly $40,000…
10 scary scams targeting seniors and how to avoid them
10 scary scams targeting seniors and how to avoid them Scams & Rip-Offs May 4, 2017
Crimes against the elderly continue to skyrocket each year, as criminals continue to find more ways to carry out both new…
Budgeting 101 | A step-by-step guide to taking control of your money
Budgeting 101 | A step-by-step guide to taking control of your money Commoncents May 1, 2017
Disclosure: Team Clark is adamant that we will never write content influenced by or paid for by an advertiser. To…
New ranking: America’s top favorite restaurant chains are…
New ranking: America’s top favorite restaurant chains are… Food & Restaurants April 22, 2017
Turns out, Americans really do love American food -- at least according to a new Harris Poll in which consumers…
Lawsuit: Your Bose headphones are spying on you, sharing your info
Lawsuit: Your Bose headphones are spying on you, sharing your info Mobile & Electronics April 20, 2017
If you own a pair of wireless Bose headphones, or know someone who does, listen up! Lawsuit: Bose wireless headsets…
Warning: Don’t fall for this Nintento Switch emulator scam
Warning: Don’t fall for this Nintento Switch emulator scam Mobile & Electronics April 18, 2017
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning consumers not to fall for ads touting emulators that allows gamers to play…
12 best ways to find a college scholarship
12 best ways to find college scholarships Education April 10, 2017
The idea of student loan debt can be pretty terrifying — especially considering the student loan debt for a college graduate…
Hhgregg likely nearing the end (use those gift cards now)
Hhgregg likely nearing the end (use those gift cards now) Shopping & Retail April 4, 2017
Appliance and furniture retailer hhgregg could shutter for good if it doesn't find a buyer in the next several days,…
Best laundry detergent for your money
Best laundry detergent for your money Shopping & Retail March 8, 2017
What's the best laundry detergent for the money? Consumer Reports has stepped in with new advice. Read more: How to…
Google’s Waze app is giving you a cheaper way to get around town
Google’s Waze app is giving you a cheaper way to get around town Travel February 24, 2017
Google is planning to expand a carpool service on its Waze navigation app -- a move that puts the company…
The best Super Bowl TV deals to upgrade your big screen for the Big Game
The best Super Bowl TV deals to upgrade your big screen for the Big Game Deals & Savings February 3, 2017
With Super Bowl just around the corner, retailers know this is prime time when it comes to selling TVs! According…
Join Team Clark: Full-Time Personal Finance Contract Writer in Atlanta
Join Team Clark: Full-Time Personal Finance Contract Writer in Atlanta January 23, 2017
Are you passionate about saving money? Do you want to empower more people to save more and spend less of…
Parents paying college tuition may be eligible for a $10,000 tax credit
Parents paying college tuition may be eligible for a $10,000 tax credit Money & Credit January 17, 2017
The American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC),formerly known as the HOPE scholarship credit, can be very beneficial for parents who are…
Netflix phishing email scam: How to protect yourself
Warning: This Netflix email requesting your info is a scam Scams & Rip-Offs January 16, 2017
While criminals are finding new ways to target consumers every day, there's one online scam that Team Clark sees popping up again…
How to disable iPhone feature that could cost you hundreds of dollars
How to disable iPhone feature that could cost you hundreds of dollars Money & Credit January 16, 2017
Many iPhone users don't realize that their smartphone comes with a potentially costly feature automatically enabled. Read more:Is using publicWi-Fia…
Over 90% of Americans make this costly 401(k) mistake
Over 90% of Americans make this costly 401(k) mistake Money & Credit January 11, 2017
Do you know how much money you're paying infees and other expenses associated with your investment accounts? If the answer…
Are you getting paid enough? This new tool will let you know
Are you getting paid enough? This new tool will let you know Money & Credit January 9, 2017
' Have you ever wondered if you’re earning what you deserve? Maybe you want to ask for a raise but…
New ranking: Top 100 jobs for growth, great pay and satisfying work
New ranking: Top 100 jobs for growth, great pay and satisfying work Money & Credit January 7, 2017
CNN Money has ranked the job market to reveal the best jobs with expected growth, great pay and satisfying work.…