Michael Timmermann paid off his mortgage in two years. Now, he shares his money-saving tips on his blog, MichaelSaves.com. He can be reached at [email protected]
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Clark Howard budgeting guide
Free budget worksheet: The CLARK Method to create a monthly budget Budgeting & Saving November 30, 2018
The secret to saving more and spending less every month isn't a secret at all — it's a budget. Just…
Speed test: Cheap cell phone plan that runs on AT&T’s network
Speed test: Cheap cell phone plan that runs on AT&T’s network Phones & Mobile Devices November 29, 2018
Red Pocket Mobile is a low-cost wireless provider that relies on the networks of Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint to…
Sling TV just added 9 new channels to its lineup: See the list!
Sling TV just added 9 new channels to its lineup: See the list! TV, Satellite & Cable November 28, 2018
If you're a fan of channels like Discovery, Investigation Discovery and TLC, you can now stream them on Sling TV.…
AT&T WatchTV Review: The cheapest live TV streaming service
AT&T WatchTV Review: The cheapest live TV streaming service TV, Satellite & Cable November 27, 2018
If you're looking for ways to cut your cable or satellite bill in half, you've probably heard about live TV…
4 things to know before you sign up for PlayStation Vue
4 things to know before you sign up for PlayStation Vue TV, Satellite & Cable November 26, 2018
Flipping through the channels at night, you're likely to see ads for live TV streaming services like DirecTV Now, Sling…
Warning: Do NOT apply for the credit cards on this list
Warning: Do NOT apply for the credit cards on this list Credit Cards November 20, 2018
An estimated 94 million Americans have impulsively signed up for a retail credit card at the checkout and many of…
Walmart Store
Walmart Savings Catcher changes: How to upload receipts to Ibotta Shopping & Retail November 16, 2018
Walmart Pay is now the only way to submit your receipts to Walmart Savings Catcher, but what does that mean…
4 things to know before you sign up for DirecTV Now
4 things to know before you sign up for DirecTV Now TV, Satellite & Cable November 15, 2018
When AT&T's DirecTV Now first launched in late 2016, money expert Clark Howard was among the first to sign up for…
7 things to know before you buy gas at Costco Wholesale
7 things to know before you buy gas at Costco Wholesale Cars November 13, 2018
For the millions of Americans who have a Costco Wholesale membership, filling up at one of the warehouse club's gas…
AT&T is eliminating an unlimited data plan benefit
AT&T is eliminating an unlimited data plan benefit Mobile & Electronics November 9, 2018
AT&T is making changes to its unlimited data plans that will affect new customers. The wireless provider has been offering…
Retail alert: These major retailers are closing stores in 2018
Retail alert: These major retailers are closing stores in 2018 Shopping & Retail November 8, 2018
2018 has been a tough year for some traditional retailers. After shutting down more than 5,000 stores in 2017, there have…
Total Wireless review: Cheap cell phone plans on Verizon’s network
Total Wireless review: Cheap cell phone plans on Verizon’s network Mobile & Electronics November 8, 2018
Total Wireless is a low-cost cell phone service that may be able to cut your current bill in half! The…
Unlimited plans comparison: T-Mobile vs. AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint
Unlimited plans comparison: T-Mobile vs. AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint Mobile & Electronics November 6, 2018
If you’re shopping for an unlimited data plan with one of the Big 4 wireless providers, how do you choose…
Coverage maps: Find a cheap cell phone plan with the best coverage
Coverage maps: Find a cheap cell phone plan with the best coverage Mobile & Electronics November 2, 2018
If you're planning to switch to a cheaper cell phone plan, you can avoid dropped calls and slow data by…
Hulu is making changes to its live TV channel lineup
Hulu is making changes to its live TV channel lineup TV, Satellite & Cable November 1, 2018
If you subscribe to Hulu with Live TV, there are changes to the channel lineup that you'll want to know…
Discover just announced its 5% cash back bonus categories for 2019
Discover just announced its 5% cash back bonus categories for 2019 Credit Cards November 1, 2018
If you have a Discover card in your wallet, you'll want to know about the cash back bonus categories for…
amazon package
How to save $50 on Amazon Prime with this credit card perk Credit Cards October 30, 2018
There's a way to save $50 a year on your Amazon Prime membership by taking advantage of a unique credit…
5 things to know before you sign up for Sling TV
5 things to know before you sign up for Sling TV TV, Satellite & Cable October 25, 2018
Deal alert: For a limited time, get 40% off your first month of service with Sling TV.  Sling TV has…
Best cell phone plans and deals
Best cell phone plans and deals for June 2019 Cell Phones October 22, 2018
Paying too much for cell phone service? If you're willing to switch providers, there are cheap phone plans starting at…
Venmo is making a big change to its payment service
Venmo is making a big change to its payment service Mobile & Electronics October 17, 2018
If you have a Venmo account to send and receive payments, there's a big change to the service that you…
Amazon is hiring and you can work from home
Amazon is hiring and you can work from home Jobs October 15, 2018
Amazon is currently trying to fill lots of new work-from-home jobs, but you have to know where to look to…
Scam alert: Do not apply for this fake Amazon work-from-home job
Scam alert: Do not apply for this fake Amazon work-from-home job News October 15, 2018
We have an update to a phone scam that's been using Amazon's name to target people interested in stay-at-home jobs.…
Secret ‘Medicine Ball’ tea added to Starbucks menu: Here’s the recipe
Secret ‘Medicine Ball’ tea added to Starbucks menu: Here’s the recipe Health October 15, 2018
A secret Starbucks menu item became such a hit with cold sufferers that the company has made it part of…
Streaming TV comparison: Which service has the best channel lineup?
Streaming TV comparison: Which service has the best channel lineup? TV, Satellite & Cable October 10, 2018
Are you tired of overpaying for more than 100 TV channels with your cable or satellite provider when you only…
Total Wireless vs. Verizon speed test: Which is faster?
Total Wireless vs. Verizon speed test: Which is faster? Mobile & Electronics October 10, 2018
If you're thinking about switching from Verizon to Total Wireless for a cheaper cell phone plan, you may be wondering…
Target store front
Target is making big changes to compete with Dollar Tree and Aldi Shopping & Retail October 9, 2018
Target has just announced a new line of more than 70 everyday products that are priced to compete with discount stores…
Ask Clark: How safe is Mint.com?
Ask Clark: How safe is Mint.com? October 8, 2018
Millions of Americans use free personal finance apps like Mint.com to track their spending, but many people still have reservations…
4 things to know about Hulu’s live TV streaming service
4 things to know about Hulu’s live TV streaming service TV, Satellite & Cable October 8, 2018
The streaming service Hulu has grown to more than 28 million U.S. subscribers by expanding its on-demand library of television…
Buying gas from a station on this list is better for your car
Buying gas from a station on this list is better for your car Cars October 8, 2018
When you're deciding where to pull over for gas, do you look for the Top Tier logo? Maybe you should…
YouTube TV vs. DirecTV Now: 7 things to consider before you sign up 
YouTube TV vs. DirecTV Now: 7 things to consider before you sign up  TV, Satellite & Cable October 5, 2018
If you're feeling stuck with a $100 a month cable package, YouTube TV and DirecTV Now are two streaming services…