Mike Timmermann

Michael Timmermann paid off his mortgage in two years. Now, he shares his money-saving tips on his blog, Save on Almost Everything.
$3 gas in 2017? Here’s why prices are going up again!
$3 gas in 2017? Here’s why prices are going up again! Cars December 14, 2016
It’s unusual for gas prices to increase during the month of December, but that’s exactly what’s happening this year --…
Warning: Canceling a gym membership can be a total hassle
Warning: Canceling a gym membership can be a total hassle Health Clubs December 13, 2016
This is the time of the year when a lot of people start to think about their New Year’s resolutions…
Cuisinart recalls 8 million food processors
Cuisinart recalls 8 million food processors Shopping & Retail December 13, 2016
About 8 million Cuisinart food processors are being recalled because the product's riveted blade can crack over time and cause…
Quest Diagnostics hack exposes health info of 34K patients
Quest Diagnostics hack exposes health info of 34K patients Protect Your Rights & Identity December 13, 2016
Quest Diagnostics isinvestigating after 34,000 personal health records were recently hacked. In a news release, the New Jersey-based medical lab…
New report: Your Visa credit card can be hacked in just 6 seconds
New report: Your Visa credit card can be hacked in just 6 seconds Money & Credit December 12, 2016
Hackers may be able to figure out your entire credit or debit card number, expiration date and security code --…
How to get free Wi-Fi on your next flight
How to get free Wi-Fi on your next flight Mobile & Electronics December 12, 2016
If you have a smartphone with T-Mobile, you may be able to get free Wi-Fi on your next flight! T-Mobile…
Yankee Candle issues recall over safety concerns
Yankee Candle issues recall over safety concerns Shopping & Retail December 12, 2016
Yankee Candle is recalling about 31,000 candles in the United States due to safety concerns, the Consumer Product Safety Commissionhas…
Here’s how easy it was to find free money in my name
Here’s how easy it was to find free money in my name Money & Credit December 10, 2016
A close relative of mine sent me a text message a few years ago to say that she discovered there…
Macy’s, JCPenney, Kohl’s and Sears sued for deceptive advertising
Macy’s, JCPenney, Kohl’s and Sears sued for deceptive advertising Shopping & Retail December 9, 2016
Four national retail chains are being sued by Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer for allegedly misleading customers with pricing…
How to turn a hoodie into a travel pillow
How to turn a hoodie into a travel pillow Travel December 9, 2016
Don’t you just hate it when you forget to bring a travel pillow for a long flight? Well, a hooded…
New report: These are the 38 safest vehicles for 2017
New report: These are the 38 safest vehicles for 2017 Insurance December 8, 2016
Only 38 vehicles earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety'shighest safety award for 2017 due to stricter criteria. IIHS reveals…
Taste test: Clark tries ‘healthy’ Halo Top ice cream
Taste test: Clark tries ‘healthy’ Halo Top ice cream Life December 7, 2016
Everyone knows that Clark loves ice cream, but would this self-proclaimed “ice cream snob” enjoythe taste of a “healthy” brand?…
Warning: Thieves are using this mystery device to steal cars
Warning: Thieves are using this mystery device to steal cars Cars December 7, 2016
Car thieves are using high-tech electronic devices to break into and steal vehicles, according to a warning from the National…
Deal alert: Get an extra 25% off at Kohl’s through Saturday
Deal alert: Get an extra 25% off at Kohl’s through Saturday Deals & Savings December 6, 2016
If you’re trying to get your holiday shopping wrapped up, here's how you can take anextra 25% off nearly everything…
Warning: Do not buy these iPhone chargers
Warning: Do not buy these iPhone chargers Mobile & Electronics December 6, 2016
There’s a new warning about counterfeit iPhone chargers after an investigation found that 99% of them failed a basic safety…
How much weight the average person gains over the holidays
How much weight the average person gains over the holidays Health December 6, 2016
How much weight do you think you gain over the holidays? It’s not five or 10 pounds like most people…
Warning: Drowsy driving can be as bad as driving drunk
Warning: Drowsy driving can be as bad as driving drunk Cars December 6, 2016
How much sleep did you get last night?If the answer is less than seven hours, you may be at an…
7 things more hotels are giving away for free
7 things more hotels are giving away for free Travel December 5, 2016
If you’re planning to book a hotel soon, you may be surprised to learn that some things you used to…
Republic Wireless offers 6 months of free service, discounted phones
Republic Wireless offers 6 months of free service, discounted phones Mobile & Electronics December 5, 2016
If you’re looking for a new cell phone carrier, Republic Wireless has a special deal that you may want to…
Ford recalls 680,000 vehicles over seat belt defect
Ford recalls 680,000 vehicles over seat belt defect Cars December 5, 2016
Ford is recalling more than 680,000 cars due to a seat belt defect that has led to at least two…
New study: Android users are more honest than iPhone owners
New study: Android users are more honest than iPhone owners Mobile & Electronics December 2, 2016
Are you Team Android or Team iPhone? Your choice of smartphone may reveal some surprising clues about your personality, according…
Trader Joe’s hummus recalled over listeria fears
Trader Joe’s hummus recalled over listeria fears Shopping & Retail December 2, 2016
Just days after Sabra recalled its popular hummus due to concerns over Listeria monocytogenes, theFood and Drug Administrationhas announced a…
Are you eligible for a free iPhone battery replacement? Here’s how to check
Are you eligible for a free iPhone battery replacement? Here’s how to check Mobile & Electronics December 1, 2016
Does your iPhone suddenly shut down? If so, Apple may provide a replacement battery free of charge as part of…
Get a year’s worth of Wendy’s Frostys for just $2
Get a year’s worth of Wendy’s Frostys for just $2 Deals & Savings November 30, 2016
If you love the taste of a Frosty, Wendy’s has a special treat for you! For a one-time charge of…
Finally! Netflix now lets you download shows and movies to watch offline
Finally! Netflix now lets you download shows and movies to watch offline Mobile & Electronics November 30, 2016
Netflix is finally giving users the ability to download TV series and movies to be viewed offline, which is something…
Your Christmas tree may be crawling with bugs
Your Christmas tree may be crawling with bugs Life November 30, 2016
If you’re planning to get a real Christmas tree instead of a fake one this year, there’s a chance you…
The most requested Christmas gift in America is…
The most requested Christmas gift in America is… Holiday Shopping November 30, 2016
Apple’s iPhone is the most requested holiday gift for 2016, according to a survey of 1,000 consumers conducted by the…
Target’s Cyber Monday sale: 15% off nearly everything online and in stores
Target’s Cyber Monday sale: 15% off nearly everything online and in stores Holiday Shopping November 28, 2016
Didn’t get enough shopping done on Black Friday? Target has a great Cyber Week offer that may interest you! Target's…
Apple’s Black Friday special: Gift cards up to $150
Apple’s Black Friday special: Gift cards up to $150 Holiday Shopping November 25, 2016
After days on anticipation, Apple’s Black Friday event is live – and it’s all about gift cards with the purchase…
10 best cars to buy on Black Friday
10 best cars to buy on Black Friday Cars November 23, 2016
Forget about electronics and clothes, Black Friday is the best time of the year to buy a used car, according…