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.
New report: Another type of Samsung phone is exploding
New report: Another type of Samsung phone is exploding Mobile & Electronics November 7, 2016
There’s more trouble for Samsung! The Associated Press reports that a smartphone user in France is planning to sue the…
Warning: Scammers are using election related phone calls, emails & texts to steal your money
Warning: Scammers are using election related phone calls, emails & texts to steal your money Scams & Rip-Offs November 5, 2016
As America prepares to elect a new president on November 8, the Better Business Bureau is warning about criminals who…
Here’s the #1 reason to avoid raking leaves this fall
Here’s the #1 reason to avoid raking leaves this fall Life November 4, 2016
If your back hurts just thinking about all of the dead leaves you need to rake, we may have a…
This simple trick will save you time in the shower
This simple trick will save you time in the shower Life November 4, 2016
If you’re anything like me, the water temperature has to be just right -- not too hot and not too…
Recall alert: Nearly 3 million washers at risk of blowing apart
Recall alert: Nearly 3 million washers at risk of blowing apart Life November 4, 2016
Samsung is recalling about 2.8 million washing machines because the top can unexpectedly blow off, according to the Consumer Product…
The best and worst airports in America are…
The best and worst airports in America are… Travel November 3, 2016
There has been a lot of not-so-positive discussion lately about the state of America’s airports --but not all of themare…
Recall alert: 52 brands of dehumidifiers may catch fire
Recall alert: 52 brands of dehumidifiers may catch fire Life November 3, 2016
About 3.4 million dehumidifiers sold in the United States are being recalled because they can overheat, smoke and catch fire.…
The surprising reason why car thefts are skyrocketing
The surprising reason why car thefts are skyrocketing Cars November 2, 2016
More and more drivers are reporting their vehicles stolen after accidentally leavingtheir keys inside the car, according to the National…
ClassPass fans aren’t happy about this membership change
ClassPass fans aren’t happy about this membership change Health November 2, 2016
ClassPass is discontinuingits unlimited membership plan, upsetting fitness enthusiasts nationwide who liked to try out different boutique gyms and studios…
Toys R Us offers ‘quiet hour’ for kids with autism
Toys R Us offers ‘quiet hour’ for kids with autism Shopping & Retail November 2, 2016
Toys R Us is receiving praise from around the world for its plan to hold a “quiet shopping hour” for…
This major retailer is eliminating the plus-size department
This major retailer is eliminating the plus-size department Shopping & Retail November 2, 2016
Meijer is getting rid of separate plus-size departments in its 230 stores, the Michigan-based retailer has announced. The goal is…
Target’s holiday plan: Discounts, free shipping and exclusive gifts
Target’s holiday plan: Discounts, free shipping and exclusive gifts Shopping & Retail November 2, 2016
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Target! The discount retailer has unwrapped its holiday plan that includes…
Warning: This new text message scam can steal your identity
Warning: This new text message scam can steal your identity Scams & Rip-Offs November 1, 2016
A text message that appears to be from your bank may actually be coming from a scammer who's looking to…
Turkey trouble? Now you can text Butterball
Turkey trouble? Now you can text Butterball Life November 1, 2016
If you have a turkey emergency, the folks at Butterball will be there to help save your Thanksgiving dinner --…
This is the resume format most hiring managers want to see
This is the resume format most hiring managers want to see Jobs & Military October 31, 2016
Hiring managers may spend less than a minute looking at your resume, so you want to make sure that it’s…
Cancer survivor awarded $70 million in baby powder lawsuit
Cancer survivor awarded $70 million in baby powder lawsuit Health October 31, 2016
A jury recently awarded a California woman $70 million after she sued Johnson & Johnson, claiming its baby powder caused…
The 7 most dangerous cars in America
The 7 most dangerous cars in America Cars October 31, 2016
When you’re looking for a car, safety is one of the most important considerations. Using data from the Insurance Institute…
Do you have the slow version of the new iPhone? Here’s how to tell
Do you have the slow version of the new iPhone? Here’s how to tell Mobile & Electronics October 31, 2016
With a starting price tag of$649, millions of people have bought Apple's new iPhone 7, as well as the more…
13 jobs with the biggest pay raises
13 jobs with the biggest pay raises Jobs & Military October 30, 2016
If you want to earn more money, it may be time to look for a new career in a field…
Safety alert: How to check for sex offenders before Halloween
Safety alert: How to check for sex offenders before Halloween Mobile & Electronics October 28, 2016
As children prepare to go trick-or-treating for Halloween, local police departments across the country are asking parents to check for…
This one song can reduce stress by up to 65%
This one song can reduce stress by up to 65% Health October 28, 2016
If you’re stressed out about money, or anything else in life, there’s something about the power of music that can…
10 of the most reliable cars you can buy
10 of the most reliable cars you can buy Cars October 28, 2016
Many drivers prefer to buy a new carbecause they think it’ll spare them costly trips to the mechanic, at least…
Never lose your TV remote again with this simple DIY hack
Never lose your TV remote again with this simple DIY hack Life October 27, 2016
If someone in your house always seems to lose the TV remote, here's a simple solution that only takes a…
Are you carrying enough cash? Here’s what Clark recommends
Are you carrying enough cash? Here’s what Clark recommends Money & Credit October 27, 2016
How much cash do you have access to without taking a trip to the ATM? Maybe you’ve never thought about…
The #1 Facebook security feature you’re probably not using
The #1 Facebook security feature you’re probably not using Mobile & Electronics October 27, 2016
If you want to keep hackers from taking over your Facebook account, there’s a lot more that you can do…
Hold the guacamole: Nationwide avocado shortage drives up prices
Hold the guacamole: Nationwide avocado shortage drives up prices Money & Credit October 26, 2016
If you love avocados, you may have noticed that they're a lot more expensive than just a few weeks ago!…
Wine and chocolate? The 3-ingredient drink recipe that everyone is trying!
Wine and chocolate? The 3-ingredient drink recipe that everyone is trying! Life October 25, 2016
What's better than wine and chocolate? How about a red wine hot chocolate that will keep you warm all winter…
Toilet paper isn’t the only thing that’s shrinking
Toilet paper isn’t the only thing that’s shrinking Money & Credit October 25, 2016
Have you noticed? Items in every aisle of your favorite store have been shrinking, but the price doesn’t go down…
The #1 way to protect yourself from online credit card scammers
The #1 way to protect yourself from online credit card scammers Money & Credit October 25, 2016
As online shopping grows in popularity, scammers are following the money and doing whatever they can to get their hands…
Target recalls 127,000 Halloween decorations
Target recalls 127,000 Halloween decorations Shopping & Retail October 25, 2016
If you shop at Target, there's a recall of Halloween decorations that you'll want to know about. The retailer is…