Clark Howard, the founder of Clark.com, ClarkDeals.com and the Consumer Action Center, has been sharing practical advice to help people save more and spend less for more than 30 years. He has been a best-selling author and the host of a nationally-syndicated radio show. Now, Clark is the host of the Clark Howard Podcast and works with the members of Team Clark to help deliver practical money-saving information. Read Clark's full bio here.

More posts by Clark Howard

Luxury car sales hurting, great time to buy one used Cars March 26th, 2018
There are some amazing opportunities right now in the car market. New stats show that luxury car sales are down…
Websites/phone numbers mentioned: March 22nd, 2017
AnnualCreditReport.com - The original truly free credit report Quizzle.com - Free credit scores and reports (Note: This is not the…
Collapse of mattress retailer has lesson for consumers March 22nd, 2017
Businesses that follow the housing market -- such as furniture, appliance and mattress retailers -- are on the ropes as…
Websites/phone numbers mentioned: March 22nd, 2017
TrueCredit.com - $10 service that estimates the best mortgage or refinance rate for you Quizzle.com - Free credit scores and…
PayPal experimenting with student account March 22nd, 2017
Clark's college sophomore daughter recently called him in need of $440 for an emergency car repair. His immediate concern was…
DHL exiting domestic overnight shipping business March 22nd, 2017
Clark has been using prepaid DHL overnight envelopes that he bought at Costco as one way to save a buck.…
Stay out of the grocery store to save money Shopping & Retail March 22nd, 2017
CLARKONOMICS: Federal data now shows that consumer spending has dropped at the greatest rate since 1974. Many adult Americans have…
Websites/phone numbers mentioned: March 22nd, 2017
Landlord.com - Pull background reports on potential tenants CriminalSearches.com - Free online criminal checks BiddingforTravel.com - Priceline bidding help and…
200 million Americans have a health credit report Health Insurance March 22nd, 2017
The Washington Post reports that health "credit reports" have been compiled on 200 million Americans. Ingenix and Milliman are 2…
Colleges taking kickbacks from book publishers Children & Pets March 22nd, 2017
First, the student loan kickback scandal on college campuses...and now this. The Wall Street Journal reports that some schools are…
Are gas additives for real? Cars March 22nd, 2017
The Consumer Action Center has been getting a lot of questions about fuel economy boosters. During the energy crises of…
Many options for your FREE credit score March 22nd, 2017
There was only a smattering of news recently about TransUnion losing a lawsuit over illegally selling personal info. As part…
Websites/phone numbers mentioned: March 22nd, 2017
Edmunds.com - Find out the retail value of a vehicle KBB.com - Find out the retail value of a vehicle…
Employment forecast not all doom and gloom Jobs March 22nd, 2017
CLARKONOMICS: There's bad news on the job front with the unemployment rate rising from 4.8% to 5.1% and employers reporting…
Franchises are hot when economy cools down Business & Entrepreneurs March 22nd, 2017
We're in a cyclical time of increased entrepreneurship right now. This usually happens whenever the economy slows down and people…
Clark avoids fat wallet syndrome with specially built billfold March 22nd, 2017
Years ago Clark found out from a listener about a wallet made from parachute material. After buying one, he discovered…
Clark’s shaving, eyeglasses cheapness rankles some March 22nd, 2017
Clark's cheapness has set off a couple of recent firestorms. Syndicated financial writer Greg Karp recently wrote about Clark's use…
Cheap prescription eyeglasses March 22nd, 2017
ZenniOptical.com is a website where you can get a simple pair of prescription glasses starting at under $10. It is…