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: February 16, 2018 Travel February 16th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Big Southwest Sale New Route! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $38 Nashville, or $19…
Report: President calls for 25-cent hike in federal gas tax
Report: President calls for 25-cent hike in federal gas tax Taxes February 15th, 2018
Following the release of his $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan, President Trump has reportedly called for a 25-cent hike to the federal…
How to save money on Valentine's Day flowers
How To Do Valentine’s Day the Clark Smart Way Life February 4th, 2020
Valentine's Day is here. Are you ready, guys? Every year I see people who haven't planned ahead and have to…
How to save money on Valentine's Day flowers
Travel e-Scapes: February 13, 2018 Travel February 13th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Portugal & Spain HURRY! GO NOW! Round-trip from Atlanta: $580-$590 Alicante, Ibiza, Valencia, Palma, Malaga,…
How to save money on Valentine's Day flowers
Travel e-Scapes: February 9, 2018 Travel February 9th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: USA HURRY! GO NOW! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $216 Memphis, Omaha, Orange County, Portland,…
Clark talks legacy of Costco co-founder, now retiring after 35 years
Clark talks legacy of Costco co-founder, now retiring after 35 years Warehouse Clubs February 8th, 2018
An important chapter in Costco history officially came to a close late last month when Costco co-founder Jim Sinegal stepped…
Clark talks legacy of Costco co-founder, now retiring after 35 years
Travel e-Scapes: February 6, 2018 Travel February 6th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Anywhere in Europe! HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $432-$530 to just about any city in…
Clark talks legacy of Costco co-founder, now retiring after 35 years
Travel e-Scapes: February 2, 2018 Travel February 2nd, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Nova Scotia HURRY! Summer Vacay! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $257 Halifax, Nova Scotia, or…
Clark talks legacy of Costco co-founder, now retiring after 35 years
Travel e-Scapes: January 26, 2018 Travel January 26th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Europe HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $480-$540 Amsterdam, Paris, Nice, Rome, Venice, Milan A 14-day…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim Money & Credit September 11th, 2018
Thinking about putting off filing your taxes for several more weeks? There's a compelling reason why you might not want…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Travel e-Scapes: January 23, 2018 Travel January 23rd, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: San Jose, California HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $186 San Jose, California, or…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Travel e-Scapes: January 19, 2018 Travel January 19th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: NYC HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $128 New York-LaGuardia, or $64 each way…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Travel e-Scapes: January 17, 2018 Travel January 16th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Bermuda HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $345 Bermuda, or $115 east, $230 west…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Travel e-Scapes: January 12, 2018 Travel January 12th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Reno-Lake Tahoe HURRY! Plan Summer Vacay now! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $200 Reno-Lake Tahoe,…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Travel e-Scapes: January 9, 2018 Travel January 9th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Chicago HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $78 Chicago-O'Hare, or $39 each way No…
Here’s the most important thing you can do to avoid becoming a tax fraud victim
Travel e-Scapes: January 5, 2018 Travel January 5th, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Santa Fe, New Mexico HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $260 Santa Fe, New…
Why You Shouldn’t Buy Stock in Your Own Employer
Why You Shouldn’t Buy Stock in Your Own Employer Money & Credit January 5th, 2018
Are you guilty of making what SmartMoney magazine once called 'The Dumbest Investment Move' in your 401(k) at work? I…
Why You Shouldn’t Buy Stock in Your Own Employer
Travel e-Scapes: January 2, 2018 Travel January 2nd, 2018
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Summer Vacations! HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $170 Manchester, New Hampshire or Providence, Rhode Island…
Why You Shouldn’t Buy Stock in Your Own Employer
Travel e-Scapes: December 29, 2017 Travel December 29th, 2017
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Reno-Lake Tahoe, Nevada HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta (one-way permitted): $140 Reno-Tahoe, Nevada, or $68…
Why You Shouldn’t Buy Stock in Your Own Employer
Travel e-Scapes: December 19, 2017 Travel December 19th, 2017
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: NYC HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $146 New York-LaGuardia, JFK or Newark NJ Valid daily…
13 things a burglar won’t tell you
13 things a burglar won’t tell you Homes & Real Estate December 18th, 2017
The holidays are prime time for thieves! So to help you protect your home from crooks this season, Reader's Digest put together…
13 things a burglar won’t tell you
Travel e-Scapes: December 15, 2017 Travel December 15th, 2017
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Dublin, Ireland HURRY! Round-trip from Atlanta: $439 Dublin, Ireland Valid daily from January 12…
13 things a burglar won’t tell you
Travel e-Scapes: December 12, 2017 Travel December 12th, 2017
DESTINATION & DEAL OF THE DAY: Big Southwest Sale Wow! One-way from Atlanta, each way: $40 Chicago-Midway $43 Philadelphia $44…
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… Cars December 28th, 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 November 3rd, 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 30th, 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 12th, 2017
The phone rings for the 1,000th time and it's a debt collector again. Do you have any rights? What are…
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 29th, 2017
I have received several questions about secured credit cards, which can be a great way to build up credit if…
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 24th, 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 18th, 2017
Long-term care insurance is a smart decision for many people. It helps pay for long-term nursing home care or for…