Clark Howard

Clark Howard is a consumer expert whose goal is to help you keep more of the money you make. His national radio show and website show you ways to put more money in your pocket, with advice you can trust. More about Clark
Thinking of buying a new or used car during year-end sales? Think again…
Thinking of buying a new or used car during year-end sales? Think again… Buying November 14, 2017
Every year at this time, you usually hear auto-buying experts extolling the virtues of why right now is a great…
Report: 44% of millennials don’t know their credit card interest rate
Report: 44% of millennials don’t know their credit card interest rate Credit & Debit Cards November 2, 2017
As lenders continue to approve more people for credit card use, a growing number of Americans find themselves paying with…
How to keep your kids safe online
How to keep your kids safe online Mobile & Electronics October 11, 2017
As parents, it's our job to keep our kids safe in our increasingly digital world. So here are some tips…
Know your rights with debt collectors
Know your rights with debt collectors Protect Your Rights & Identity October 10, 2017
The phone rings for the 1,000th time and it's a debt collector again. Do you have any rights? What are…
How to put a credit freeze in place for your child
How to put a credit freeze in place for your child Money & Credit October 4, 2017
Are you worried that your child may be a victim of identity theft due to the Equifax data breach? Here's…
Secured credit cards: How they work, dangers to avoid & a better alternative
Secured credit cards: How they work, dangers to avoid & a better alternative Money & Credit October 1, 2017
I have received several questions about secured credit cards, which can be a great way to build up credit if…
The secret to finding a great home contractor
The secret to finding a great home contractor Homes & Real Estate September 22, 2017
Right now, renovating a home is much, much easier than it was during the real estate bubble. So how do…
Prepaid cards | How to pick the right card & avoid outrageous fees
Prepaid cards | How to pick the right card & avoid outrageous fees Money & Credit September 22, 2017
Want lower fees, higher returns, more convenience and better customer service from your bank? Join our #SwitchDitchSave movement and make…
These companies are on the long-term care insurance honor roll
These companies are on the long-term care insurance honor roll Insurance September 18, 2017
Long-term care insurance is a smart decision for many people. It helps pay for long-term nursing home care or for…
Freezing your credit: Use this sample letter to request by mail
Freezing your credit: Use this sample letter to request by mail Money & Credit September 13, 2017
For all the latest news and advice on the Equifax data breach — including how to protect yourself — visit…
Your budget isn’t working? | Managing your money the old-fashioned way may be your best solution
Your budget isn’t working? | Managing your money the old-fashioned way may be your best solution Money & Credit September 12, 2017
Want lower fees, higher returns, more convenience and better customer service from your bank? Join our #SwitchDitchSave movement and make…
Flood insurance: What your home policy won’t cover
Flood insurance: What your home policy won’t cover Homes & Real Estate September 11, 2017
Hurricane Irma is leaving her mark in Florida and beyond, and with many Americans facing damage from winds and flooding,…
Free Credit Report Guide
Free Credit Report Guide Money & Credit September 11, 2017
Are you getting all your free credit reports? You are entitled to get a free credit report from all three of…
Free Credit Report Guide
$304 Aspen from ATL: Dec. 23-Feb. 14 Travel September 6, 2017
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Free Credit Report Guide
Miami to London + Portugal $483 through August ’18 Travel September 6, 2017
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Free Credit Report Guide
RT deals! $78 Philly, $80 Chicago, $104 DFW Travel September 6, 2017
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Opting out of overdraft protection will save you money!
Opting out of overdraft protection will save you money! Money & Credit September 5, 2017
Overdraft protection sounds like a great idea— on the surface. If you’re shopping with your debit card and you don’t…
Credit card comparison shopping sites | Not all are created equal
Credit card comparison shopping sites | Not all are created equal Money & Credit September 3, 2017
Want lower fees, higher returns, more convenience and better customer service from your bank? Join our #SwitchDitchSave movement and make…
How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest Money & Credit September 3, 2017
Want lower fees, higher returns, more convenience and better customer service from your bank? Join our #SwitchDitchSave movement and make…
How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
$69 from 6 U.S. cities to 8 European destinations Travel August 28, 2017
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How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
ATL-Miami $56 round-trip! Travel August 28, 2017
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How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
$245 Vancouver BC through July ’18 Travel August 28, 2017
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How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
Colorado ski resorts from $389 Travel August 17, 2017
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How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
JetBlue to Bermuda: $400 Travel August 17, 2017
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How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
Colorado ski resorts from $389 Travel August 17, 2017
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How to find the best CD rates | Getting the best interest
From $348 Europe + Iceland from Boston, NYC, DC Travel August 16, 2017
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Why hitting the lottery could leave you broke
Why hitting the lottery could leave you broke Money & Credit August 16, 2017
How could you possibly go broke after winning more than $400 million? It's a lot easier than you may think...…
Why hitting the lottery could leave you broke
$156 nonstop to NYC through early March Travel August 11, 2017
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Clark’s health savings account guide
Clark’s health savings account guide Health August 11, 2017
HSA Guide Intro Health care in the United States is outrageously expensive as you well know. The problem started in…
Longevity insurance is a smart buy at retirement
Longevity insurance is a smart buy at retirement Insurance August 10, 2017
Worried about living a life of poverty during your golden years? Here's an insurance policy that could prevent that! Read…