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Is now a good time to buy a CD? Money & Credit July 11, 2018
Remember the days in the aftermath of last decade's Great Recession when rates on certificates of deposit (CDs) were anemic —…
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7-Eleven: Get a FREE small Slurpee today! Deals & Savings July 11, 2018
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How much should you tip when you’re in other countries? Travel July 10, 2018
Got questions about how much to tip when you're traveling overseas? There's a new interactive world map with tipping info…
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Remove the Twinkies from your carry-on: TSA’s new stance on screening snack foods Travel July 10, 2018
If you don't fly very often, you might be in for a rude surprise the next time you take to…
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Job scams: How to recognize and avoid them Jobs July 10, 2018
With the dramatic changes in the employment landscape in recent years, more people are looking for real work-from-home jobs and…
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The American Community Survey: Is it legit & do you have to answer? Protect Your Identity July 6, 2018
You may be aware that we're coming up on the decennial census next year. The 2020 Census will provide an…
Want free ATM withdrawals? Here are 5 ways to beat those pesky fees
Want free ATM withdrawals? Here are 5 ways to beat those pesky fees Money & Credit July 6, 2018
Looking for free ATM withdrawals near you? We've got five suggestions for you! RELATED: New ATM warning — Watch out for…
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How one call to the IRS could save you hundreds or thousands of dollars Taxes July 6, 2018
Long-time followers of money expert Clark Howard know that one of his key pieces of advice when it comes to…
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4 ways to see new movies in the theater for free or close to it July 5, 2018
With the summer box office on a record-setting tear, more and more Americans are plunking down their hard-earned money at…
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Can you actually make money with a metal detector? Life July 5, 2018
Finders, keepers, losers,'s the motto of just about every metal detector and beachcomber out there. You see them with…
50+ of the best 4th of July discounts & deals
50+ of the best 4th of July discounts & deals Deals & Savings July 3, 2018
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Don’t drive distracted! Cheap $5 to $10 hands-free options are available Cars June 30, 2018
With all the improvements technology has made to our lives, distracted driving remains a sore spot for motorists, pedestrians and…
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Does paying off your mortgage make sense under the new tax law? Homes & Real Estate June 29, 2018
We all know there have been a lot of changes to tax law recently. Among them you may have heard…
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Paying too much for mobile? Check out these $15 or less cell phone plans! Mobile & Electronics June 29, 2018
After Sprint announced a $15/month Unlimited Kickstart plan that quickly filled up and is now no longer available, there were…
10 quotes on financial freedom from Clark Howard
13 ways to save money on pet costs Children & Pets June 29, 2018
If you've got a furry friend in your life, you know the joy that a pet brings. But you know…
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5 things to know before shopping your local seed and feed store Shopping & Retail June 27, 2018
If you're a strategic shopper — the kind who frequently shops more than one store to get the best deal…
5 things to know about NACA Homes & Real Estate June 26, 2018
The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (NACA) is many things to many people. For some, it's a last resort before…
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How a $200/month side hustle can turn into $56,000 at retirement Jobs June 25, 2018
More and more Americans are doing the side hustle — and we ain't talking about a disco song from the '70s!…
Why you shouldn’t cash out your 401(k) when changing jobs Money & Credit June 21, 2018
The average worker no longer spends a lifetime with a single employer. That raises a dilemma when you do leave…
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From A to Z: The Clark Howard alphabet! About Clark June 20, 2018
In honor of Clark Howard's 63rd birthday on June 20, 2018, the staff here at has come up with…
Want to save money on insurance? Try bundling
Need a fiduciary to manage your money? Have them sign this document before you hire them Investing & Retirement June 19, 2018
The fiduciary rule that would have required investment advisors to act in your best interest — not their own — when dealing…
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Your credit score could impact how much you pay for life insurance Insurance June 18, 2018
As if we needed any additional barriers to people getting the life insurance coverage they need, your credit history has…
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This gas station chain can shut down card skimmers in just seconds Protect Your Rights & Identity June 15, 2018
QuikTrip has a new solution to stop card skimmers at their pumps in seconds and protect you when you fill…
Here are your home warranty horror stories
Here are your home warranty horror stories Homes & Real Estate June 14, 2018
“Home warranties aren't worth the paper they're written on.” That's a direct quote from money expert Clark Howard and it…
16 things your home warranty probably doesn’t cover
16 things your home warranty probably doesn’t cover Homes & Real Estate June 8, 2018
When things go bump at your home, who ya gonna call? If your answer is, "My home warranty company," we've…
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7 Places to Get the Best Deals on Lab-Created Diamonds Shopping & Retail June 5, 2018
We all know diamonds have long been associated with engagement and marriage. But a diamond doesn't necessarily have to break…
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Pruvo tracks hotel price drops after you book — and you keep the savings! Travel June 4, 2018
Much like airline fares, hotel room rates are constantly changing — and they typically keep moving up and down long…
States where auto insurance claims will cost you the most — and least
States where auto insurance claims will cost you the most — and least Insurance June 4, 2018
An accident can happen to anybody in the blink of an eye. And while it's practically a given that your…
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Social Security quiz: Are you smarter than the average American? Money & Credit May 29, 2018
They say that knowledge is power. That's certainly true when it comes to your finances. According to the newly released…
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9 best paints for your home Homes & Real Estate May 24, 2018
Painting is one of the easiest DIY projects that can improve the look of your home when you're on a…