Michael Timmermann paid off his mortgage in two years. Now, he shares his money-saving tips on his blog, MichaelSaves.com.
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How to get an alert when your new Medicare card is mailed
How to get an alert when your new Medicare card is mailed Health Insurance September 20, 2018
Have you been wondering when your new Medicare card will show up in the mailbox? Now there's a way to…
8 things to know about your new Medicare ID card
8 things to know about your new Medicare ID card Health Insurance September 20, 2018
Every Medicare beneficiary is about to receive a new and improved health insurance card! The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid…
United Airlines is making big changes to its boarding process
United Airlines is making big changes to its boarding process News September 20, 2018
When you fly, does the big crowd of people gathering at the gate stress you out? United Airlines has totally…
Political scam alert: Do not answer phone calls from these 10 area codes!
Political scam alert: Do not answer phone calls from these 10 area codes! Scams & Rip-Offs September 19, 2018
With the midterm elections right around the corner on November 6, Americans are getting more and more political-related phone calls…
5 things to know before you buy a cell phone at Costco Wholesale
5 things to know before you buy a cell phone at Costco Wholesale Mobile & Electronics September 19, 2018
If you're thinking about upgrading to a new smartphone like the Samsung Galaxy Note9 or Apple iPhone XS, the best…
Now you can get Aldi groceries delivered in as little as an hour
Now you can get Aldi groceries delivered in as little as an hour Shopping & Retail September 19, 2018
Big news from Aldi! Money expert Clark Howard's favorite place to buy cheap groceries has announced a national partnership with…
Why I ignored Clark Howard’s warning about basic economy fares
Why I ignored Clark Howard’s warning about basic economy fares Travel September 18, 2018
Money expert Clark Howard is not a fan of Delta, American and United's basic economy fares, yet I continue to…
Just announced: New way to save at Amazon, Macy’s and Sam’s Club this holiday season
Just announced: New way to save at Amazon, Macy’s and Sam’s Club this holiday season Shopping & Retail September 17, 2018
With the Black Friday 2018 holiday shopping season right around the corner, there's a new way to save an extra…
Walmart Savings Catcher changes: New rules for submitting receipts!
Walmart Savings Catcher changes: New rules for submitting receipts! Shopping & Retail September 14, 2018
If you use Walmart's popular Savings Catcher feature, there's an important change to how you submit receipts. Walmart Savings Catcher…
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How to save an extra 5% on everything you buy from Costco Credit Cards September 13, 2018
If you're a Costco Wholesale member, there's a way to save an extra 5% on your purchases through the end…
Hulu with Live TV is adding 5 more channels that YouTube TV doesn’t offer
Hulu with Live TV is adding 5 more channels that YouTube TV doesn’t offer News September 13, 2018
Hulu's live TV streaming service is getting a handful of new channels that cord-cutters have been asking for! A new…
Hackers accessing Apple IDs to steal money from iPhone users
This is the worst time of the year to buy an iPhone Mobile & Electronics September 13, 2018
Apple has just unveiled three new iPhones  — the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR — but money expert…
Philo vs. AT&T WatchTV: Which cheap live TV streaming service is best?
Philo vs. AT&T WatchTV: Which cheap live TV streaming service is best? TV, Satellite & Cable September 12, 2018
The leading live TV streaming services charge around $40 a month, but Philo and AT&T WatchTV have come out with plans…
Need holiday cash? Macy’s is hiring 80,000 workers before Black Friday 2018
Need holiday cash? Macy’s is hiring 80,000 workers before Black Friday 2018 Jobs & Military September 12, 2018
Macy's is going on a hiring spree before Black Friday 2018! The retailer has just announced that it plans to…
New report: The most and least valuable college degrees
New report: The most and least valuable college degrees Education September 11, 2018
College graduates typically earn more than workers who only obtained a high school diploma, but which college degrees are the…
ShopRunner: Can this free credit card perk replace an Amazon Prime membership?
ShopRunner: Can this free credit card perk replace an Amazon Prime membership? Shopping & Retail September 11, 2018
If you're someone who pays $119 a year for an Amazon Prime membership and primarily uses it for the two-day…
Looking for a deal? 10 used cars under $25,000 with room to negotiate
Looking for a deal? 10 used cars under $25,000 with room to negotiate Cars September 10, 2018
If you're shopping for a car, you may be able to save a lot of money by looking at vehicles…
Job alert: These 10 companies are hiring like crazy in September
Job alert: These 10 companies are hiring like crazy in September Jobs & Military September 7, 2018
Ready to make a career change before 2019? September is the month to make your move! With Black Friday 2018…
Chase just added these new credit card benefits in 2018
Chase just added these new credit card benefits in 2018 Credit Cards September 7, 2018
Major credit card issuers Chase, Citi and Discover have been scaling back or even eliminating credit card benefits in recent…
Job alert: American Express is hiring and you can work from home
Job alert: American Express is hiring and you can work from home Jobs & Military September 6, 2018
Looking for a stay-at-home job? American Express is hiring travel consultants as part of its travel career program! The job…
This woman’s car has traveled 400,000 miles and is still going strong
This woman’s car has traveled 400,000 miles and is still going strong Cars September 5, 2018
A Clark.com reader sent us a photo of her car's odometer after it reached 400,000 miles! Vikki sent me an…
PetSmart’s new rewards program: 4 things to know before you sign up
PetSmart’s new rewards program: 4 things to know before you sign up Shopping & Retail September 5, 2018
If you like to shop at PetSmart, there's a new loyalty program that you may want to sign up for…
Basic economy fares: Delta vs. American vs. United
Basic economy fares: Delta vs. American vs. United Travel September 5, 2018
Delta, American and United are offering controversial low-cost fares called “basic economy” in select markets to take on the threat…
Travel alert: Clark Howard warns about American, Delta and United’s cheap fares
Travel alert: Clark Howard warns about American, Delta and United’s cheap fares News September 5, 2018
When you're on the lookout for a cheap flight, there's a relatively new type of fare that may seem too…
Roku just made it easier to find free TV shows and movies
Roku just made it easier to find free TV shows and movies TV, Satellite & Cable September 4, 2018
Roku has announced a new way to help cord-cutters find free TV shows and movies that are really worth watching!…
Sprint’s new Unlimited Premium plan comes with Amazon Prime
Sprint’s new Unlimited Premium plan comes with Amazon Prime Mobile & Electronics August 31, 2018
Sprint has just announced a new unlimited wireless data plan with tons of bells and whistles, including an Amazon Prime…
This simple trick will keep ants away from your food
This simple trick will keep ants away from your food Life August 31, 2018
It's Labor Day weekend, so many of us are having barbecues and house parties — and of course that means lots of…
YNAB review: Is this budgeting app better than Mint?
YNAB review: Is this budgeting app better than Mint? Budgeting & Saving August 31, 2018
You Need a Budget, also known as YNAB, is a popular budgeting program that brings the envelope method into the…
Walmart is making big changes to its stores before Black Friday
Walmart is making big changes to its stores before Black Friday News August 31, 2018
If you plan to shop at Walmart between now and Christmas, there are some big changes that you're sure to…
Amazon package lost? Things to know before you call customer service
Amazon package lost? Things to know before you call customer service Shopping & Retail August 30, 2018
Have you ever waited for an Amazon delivery that never showed up? Your package may have been "lost in transit."…