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Clark’s birthday wish: Start saving for your financial future today About Clark June 20, 2019
Today is money expert Clark Howard's birthday, and he only wants one thing to celebrate: You to start saving for…
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How to pick the best video doorbell for you Mobile & Electronics June 9, 2019
As video doorbells like the Ring become more and more popular for people looking for additional home security options, many…
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When is the best time to buy a home DNA testing kit? Shopping & Retail May 22, 2019
If you've been considering buying one of those home DNA testing kits like 23andMe or AncestryDNA that have become so…
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What is Rakuten? Big changes coming to your Ebates account Shopping & Retail May 22, 2019
If you're a member of the cash back and shopping rewards website Ebates, you're going to notice a new name…
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How to get a patent on your invention without getting scammed Scams & Rip-Offs May 21, 2019
If you're a would-be inventor, you've probably seen ads on TV promising patent help and offering to take your invention…
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Should you ever buy a used mattress? Shopping & Retail May 7, 2019
When it comes to ways to save money, have you ever considered buying a used mattress? Unfortunately, it's one of…
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Why you should never get a mortgage from a big bank Homes & Real Estate May 6, 2019
When it's time to get a mortgage, there are any number of places you can shop: Credit unions, online lenders…
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How to shop for a mortgage Homes & Real Estate May 3, 2019
When you're shopping for a mortgage, there are a lot of moving parts to the process. In this article, we'll…
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4 basic money questions most college grads can’t answer — can you? Money & Credit May 3, 2019
College graduates are supposed to emerge from school armed with the knowledge to take on the world, and with the…
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How to sell your house by owner Homes & Real Estate May 2, 2019
Spring home selling season is here and you may be wondering about how to sell your house by owner. Truth…
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What is a SEP IRA? Money & Credit May 2, 2019
A SEP IRA is a great tool that self-employed individuals and small business owners can use to save for retirement.…
What is long-term care insurance and do you need it?
What is long-term care insurance and do you need it? Insurance May 2, 2019
Long-term care insurance is an important part of financial planning that's too often overlooked as you're getting ready for the…
student loan forgiveness
Why you should keep paying off your student loan debt Education April 23, 2019
One presidential hopeful wants to do student loan forgiveness in a big, bold way — but does that mean you…
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Ask Clark: Is it still a bad idea to buy annuities? Investing & Retirement April 22, 2019
Insurance companies and other financial institutions love to sell annuities to deal with one of the biggest fears in many…
Side jobs to supplement your income
7 summer job ideas for teachers Jobs April 19, 2019
While we all know it's vitally important, teaching isn't really one of the highest paying professions. So it's no surprise…
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How much does it cost to sell your house? Homes & Real Estate April 19, 2019
Spring is upon us and that means home selling season is here! But before you list your home on the…
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Should you buy your Disney tickets at Costco? Travel April 19, 2019
If you're a Costco member, you already get all kinds of great ticket deals for movies, local attractions and more.…
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Use your gift cards from the holidays now Shopping & Retail April 18, 2019
Gift cards are enormously popular gifts during the holidays, at graduations, for birthdays and in the case of many other…
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How to maximize your retirement savings in 2019 Investing & Retirement April 18, 2019
When you're looking to save money for retirement, it's helpful to know how much cash you're allowed to stash in…
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5 things to know about Haven — the new health care venture involving Amazon Health March 7, 2019
The new health venture from Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase now has a name — Haven. The trio…
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Home Title Lock: Is it the same as home title insurance? Homes & Real Estate March 7, 2019
Owner's title insurance is a simple insurance product that most protects you from the possibility that someone may come along and…
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When should you file a claim on your homeowners insurance? Insurance February 4, 2019
After the polar vortex brought record cold to so many places across the United States, a lot of people are…
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Vanguard founder John C. Bogle dead at 89: Read his words of wisdom Money & Credit January 17, 2019
If you're an investor and you own an index fund, you probably have John Clifton Bogle to thank. The legendary…
Health savings account guide: Does an HSA make sense for you?
Health savings account guide: Does an HSA make sense for you? Insurance December 12, 2018
Health savings accounts (HSAs) can be a great way to both plan for the future and meet your health care…
The best and worst charities for your donations
The best and worst charities for your donations Donating & Volunteering December 11, 2018
The end of the year is quickly approaching, and charities are scrambling to ask for year-end donations. More than 1/3 of annual charitable…
How to get the most cash for your old cell phone!
How to get the most cash for your old cell phone! Mobile & Electronics December 3, 2018
Our cell phones have become indispensable in this day and age. But every so often we upgrade our cell phone…
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Ask Clark: Is StreetShares a legitimate investment opportunity? Money & Credit November 29, 2018
Want to earn 5% on your money? There's an opportunity out there, but it comes with some hazard. RELATED: Are…
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Giving Tuesday: Make sure you know where your donation is going Money & Credit November 27, 2018
Since we've spend the last week so focused on buying, buying, buying it seems only appropriate that the day after…
Happy Thanksgiving
Happy Thanksgiving from Clark! Life November 21, 2018
Watch Clark's special Thanksgiving message It's not about football. It's not about shopping. It's not about flash sales and deals.…
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New CDC warning: NO romaine lettuce is safe to eat Food & Restaurants November 21, 2018
A new warning issued Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that no one should be…