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.

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Travel e-Scapes: July 27, 2018 Travel July 27th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Australia HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $769 Melbourne Depart October 23-November 13 with final travel…
Travel e-Scapes: July 24, 2018 Travel July 24th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Alaska HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $460 Juneau, Alaska, or $230 each way…
Travel e-Scapes: July 20, 2018 Travel July 20th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Ireland HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $440 Cork Depart September 29-May 9 with final travel…
Businessman Brainstorming About Retirement Planning
Ask Clark: What Should I Look for in a Retirement Destination? Investing & Retirement August 16th, 2019
In addition to the question of when you're going to retire, where is a big issue. You may vacation to…
Businessman Brainstorming About Retirement Planning
Travel e-Scapes: July 17, 2018 Travel July 17th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Jackson, Wyoming HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $164 Jackson Hole, or $82 each…
Businessman Brainstorming About Retirement Planning
Travel e-Scapes: July 13, 2018 Travel July 13th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: New Mexico HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $170 Albuquerque Depart August 14-October 2…
sticky note that says 'mortgage payment due'
Ask Clark: Should I take out a 15-year mortgage instead of a 30-year loan? Homes & Real Estate July 11th, 2018
I love 15-year mortgages, yet no matter how much I sing their praises, I can't really seem to get people…
sticky note that says 'mortgage payment due'
Travel e-Scapes: July 10, 2018 Travel July 10th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Colorado Springs HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $138 round-trip, or $69 each way…
sticky note that says 'mortgage payment due'
Travel e-Scapes: July 6, 2018 Travel July 6th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Grand Cayman Island HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $189 Grand Cayman Island Depart August 11-September…
4th of July Fireworks
Happy Independence Day from Clark Howard! xVideo June 7th, 2022
Money expert Clark Howard says the 4th of July is his favorite holiday of the year. Hear him explain why…
4th of July Fireworks
Travel e-Scapes: July 3, 2018 Travel July 3rd, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Long Island, New York HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $118 Islip, New York,…
4th of July Fireworks
Travel e-Scapes: June 29, 2018 Travel June 29th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: New England HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta! $105-$127 Manchester NH (August 5), Providence RI (August…
4th of July Fireworks
Travel e-Scapes: June 26, 2018 Travel June 26th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Yosemite National Park Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $134 Sacramento, or $67 each way…
Auto repair shop
Ask Clark: How do I find a good mechanic? Cars June 25th, 2018
I'm asked all the time how to find a good mechanic. The reality is this is something you should do…
Auto repair shop
Travel e-Scapes: June 22, 2018 Travel June 22nd, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Alaska! HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $334 Ketchikan, or $167 each way Valid…
Auto repair shop
Travel e-Scapes: June 19, 2018 Travel June 19th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Boston HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $112 Boston, or $56 each way Depart…
Auto repair shop
Travel e-Scapes: June 12, 2018 Travel June 12th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Vermont HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $154 Burlington, Vermont Depart June 19-August 7 Finish trips…
Trip insurance guide: Everything you need to know
Clark’s trip and travel insurance guide Travel June 11th, 2018
Trip insurance is something I get so many questions about and there seems to be much confusion surrounding it. The…
Trip insurance guide: Everything you need to know
Travel e-Scapes: June 8, 2018 Travel June 8th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Spain HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $398 Madrid, Spain Depart September 15-December 3 Finish trips…
Trip insurance guide: Everything you need to know
Travel e-Scapes: June 5, 2018 Travel June 5th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Nashville One-way from Atlanta, each way: $49 Cleveland, Greenville, Jacksonville, Nashville, Raleigh, Richmond $79…
Trip insurance guide: Everything you need to know
Travel e-Scapes: June 1, 2018 Travel June 1st, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: United Sale! HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $138 Omaha, or $69 each way…
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Ask Clark: How does vision insurance work? Insurance September 11th, 2018
More and more of us have vision insurance through our employer, but this is one "insurance" policy that's less than…
clark howard eyeglasses
Travel e-Scapes: May 29, 2018 Travel May 29th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Austin, Texas HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $118 Austin, or $59 each way…
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Travel e-Scapes: May 25, 2018 Travel May 25th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: The Big Island HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $404 Kona, Hawaii, or $202…
Investment Guide: Intermediate investors
Investment Guide: Intermediate investors Investing & Retirement May 24th, 2018
Low-cost index funds can be the cornerstone of your investment portfolio As an alternative to a 'set it and forget…
Investment Guide: Intermediate investors
Travel e-Scapes: May 22, 2018 Travel May 22nd, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Florida Beaches! HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $137 Daytona Beach $177 Ft. Walton Beach or…
how to open a Roth IRA
Ask Clark: What Is a Backdoor Roth IRA? Investing & Retirement October 21st, 2019
Want to contribute to a Roth IRA, but concerned that you earn too much money? Don't fret, high-income earners still…
Freedom Checks
Are ‘Freedom Checks’ a scam?: Clark Howard’s take Scams & Rip-Offs September 11th, 2018
I get a steady barrage of questions about "Freedom Checks," where someone is promising you enormous amounts of money — potentially…
Clark’s investment guide for beginning investors
Clark’s investment guide for beginning investors Investing & Retirement May 16th, 2018
Investment guide for beginners: A look at Vanguard's target retirement funds and others If you're overwhelmed by the idea of…
Credit cards
How to get your credit card to work for you Money & Credit May 15th, 2018
Credit cards can be valuable tools to have, but only when they're used the right way. By minimizing fees and…