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Clark Howard is helping millions of Americans through this extraordinary time of financial upheaval. He simplifies complex issues, allays fears, and offers sound advice to help families thrive during financial crisis. You need Clark to empower you to make smart decisions about their finances.

Scams & Ripoffs

A lot of people stick with a debit card as a way to control their spending and avoid racking up big credit card debt -- since with debit, you can't spend what you don't have. And in the aftermath of the Great Recession, that strategy bec...
You probably get promotional offers in the mail all the time -- from various retailers, stores, restaurants and other companies -- that typically include special discounts, coupons or other deals. And over the past few years, you've pro...
If someone claiming to be an FBI or other federal agent calls you on the phone or shows up at your home or office and demands money -- you could be in big trouble! Not in trouble with the police, but actually, you should call the police -- because...
'Tis the season for a little spring cleaning! If it's been a while since your last air duct cleaning, you're probably tempted to make that call and get someone in your home to sanitize those ducts that are going to deliver cool air thr...
There's a new victim of identity fraud every two seconds, according to a study by Javelin Strategy & Research. Almost everything you do on a daily basis -- from swiping a debit card to simply using a smartphone --...

Money & Credit

If you’re looking to make some extra money, Amazon is hiring for its Virtual Contact Center! The e-commerce giant needs seasonal customer service associates who will work from home full-time to troubleshoot issues that customers ma...
If you had a financial emergency, could you come up with $1,000 in a hurry? According to a GoBankingRates.com survey conducted last year, 69% of Americans have less than a grand in a savings account. Read more: Rule of 752: How small exp...
A lot of people stick with a debit card as a way to control their spending and avoid racking up big credit card debt -- since with debit, you can't spend what you don't have. And in the aftermath of the Great Recession, that strategy bec...
If you’ve ever spent your entire paycheck just hours after the direct deposit hit your account, we have some tips and tricks to help you get back on track this weekend. Read more: These 5 lists will help you save more money in 2017...
If you’ve been following Clark.com lately, you may have noticed that 2017 hasn't been a good year for some retailers that many people know and love. With stores big and small announcing sweeping closures, it can be hard to keep...