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Uber, Lyft giving free rides to the polls on Election Day
Uber & Lyft are giving free rides to the polls on Election Day Mobile & Electronics October 24, 2018
A 2017 Pew Research Center study on why registered voters refrained from casting ballots in the 2016 elections found that that…
Hurricane Dorian: How to help the victims
Hurricane Dorian: How to help the victims Life October 11, 2018
According to the National Hurricane Center, hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30 every year. These storms can…
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How to cut your Verizon Wireless bill in half Mobile & Electronics October 9, 2018
If you're a Verizon customer, there's an easy way to lower your cell phone bill without sacrificing coverage and reliability.…
How to get free gift cards from credit card reward programs
6 things you should never do with your credit card Credit Cards September 28, 2018
Credit cards, used wisely, can be an important tool in your financial toolbox. But with Americans’ credit card debt at…
Phone scam - Social Security scam targets these 10 cities and area codes
6 common phone scams and how to recognize them Scams & Rip-Offs September 26, 2018
A recent report says that by 2019, nearly half of all cell phone calls will be scam calls. That shocking…
Clark Howard wants you to freeze your credit with TransUnion, Equifax and Experian
How to Freeze Your Credit With Experian, Equifax and TransUnion Credit September 20, 2018
Freezing your credit with all three major credit bureaus is the single most important thing you can do to protect…
Reverse mortgage
4 alternatives to a reverse mortgage Homes & Real Estate August 20, 2018
Long-time followers of money expert Clark Howard know that he is not a fan of reverse mortgages. What is a…
Buying books on Amazon? Save money with this nifty browser extension
Buying books on Amazon? Save money with this nifty browser extension Shopping & Retail August 14, 2018
In an era when basically anything we want is available to purchase with the click of a button, it can…
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Home equity loans & lines of credit: 7 common questions answered Homes & Real Estate August 10, 2018
If you've been in your home for a while and the value of your property has held steady or increased,…
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7 Amazing Staycation Ideas for Any Budget Travel July 23, 2018
Staycations are a great way to entertain yourself and your family without spending much — or any — money. Making…
Amazon Prime Day 2019: Top 5 ways to get the best deals!
Amazon Prime Day 2019: Top 5 ways to get the best deals! Shopping & Retail July 16, 2018
Amazon Prime Day 2019 is quickly approaching! The online shopping event starts Monday, July 15 at 3 a.m. ET (12…
How to switch to a better bank for you
How to switch to a better bank for you Money & Credit June 15, 2018
Choosing the right bank can be tricky, especially if you aren't quite sure what to look for. With so many…
How to hear and delete everything your Amazon Alexa has recorded
How to hear and delete everything your Amazon Alexa has recorded Mobile & Electronics May 31, 2018
Is Alexa listening in on more than she should be? It's a question millions of Amazon Echo owners have to…
9 ways to pay for college without student loans
9 ways to pay for college without student loans Education May 30, 2018
Student loan debt in the U.S. has reached nearly $1.5 trillion — including both federal and private student loans. It's no…
The best bug sprays for your skin — and your wallet
The best insect repellents for your skin — and your wallet Health May 25, 2018
Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer and many of us will be trying to enjoy it in…
6 Things to Know Before You Fly Allegiant Air
6 Things to Know Before You Fly Allegiant Air Travel May 17, 2018
If you want to travel the airways for cheap, Allegiant Air is a low budget airline that appeals to money-conscious…
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Find Out What Priceline or Hotwire Hotel You’re Getting Before You Book Travel April 24, 2018
Money expert Clark Howard has long said that if you really want to save money the next time you need…
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Why You Might Be Washing Your Clothes All Wrong Life April 19, 2018
When it comes to the best way to wash clothes, most of us probably think we know what we're doing.…
3 key things to know about the student loan forgiveness program
3 key things to know about the student loan forgiveness program Money & Credit April 4, 2018
New federal rules aimed at giving student loan borrowers a chance to have their service loans forgiven have been approved…
6 ways to keep your Easter celebration ‘cheep’
6 ways to keep your Easter celebration ‘cheep’ Deals & Savings March 30, 2018
Easter may not seem like a big spending holiday, but between groceries, decor and festive baskets filled with goodies for…
How to turn your old CDs, DVDs and games into cash!
How to turn your old CDs, DVDs and games into cash! Money & Credit March 29, 2018
If you've got old CDs, DVDs, video games and tech gadgets laying around, there's an easy way for you to…
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Overdraft protection | Why you should opt out immediately Commoncents March 28, 2018
Disclosure: Team Clark is adamant that we will never write content influenced by or paid for by an advertiser. To…
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Clark Your Life: Buying life insurance Insurance March 21, 2018
It's not something most people really like to think or talk about, but anyone who has a financial dependent should…
These restaurant chains offer the best rewards programs
These restaurant chains offer the best rewards programs Deals & Savings February 20, 2018
It's no secret that many retailers and restaurants are struggling to maintain same-store sales year-over-year -- with many being forced…
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How to clean your Keurig (because it’s probably full of germs) Life February 19, 2018
If you haven't cleaned your Keurig or other pod system coffee maker in a while, it's probably dirty — like, really dirty.…
Presidents Day 2018: Where to find the best deals
Presidents Day 2018: Where to find the best deals Shopping & Retail February 18, 2018
Presidents Day — in addition to honor some of our country's past great leaders — is known for a time…
Should you really buy a mattress on Presidents’ Day?
Should you really buy a mattress on Presidents’ Day? Shopping & Retail February 18, 2018
Deals on mattresses always crop up around Presidents' Day, but are they really bargains? Money expert Clark Howard doesn't necessarily…
Clark Your Life: A guide to a healthier, wealthier 2018
Clark Your Life: A guide to a healthier, wealthier 2018 Money & Credit January 26, 2018
Are you ready to take control of your financial life? We're here to help! Financial change is all about discipline.…
Get Grocery Delivery With Amazon Fresh.
5 Things to Know About Amazon Fresh Grocery Delivery Food & Restaurants December 19, 2017
Amazon has added another perk to its loyalty program and this one's big: Amazon Fresh grocery delivery and pickup service…