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The Clark Howard Podcast

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Save more and spend less is more than just a motto for money expert Clark Howard; it’s a way of life. Clark and his crew — Team Clark — are on a mission to empower people to take control of their personal finances by providing money-saving tips, consumer advice, hot deals and economic news to help everyone achieve financial freedom. Clark is a nationally syndicated radio talk show host and a consumer reporter for television stations around the country. His podcast, The Clark Howard Show, receives more than one million downloads each month and is a hub for listeners to get valuable advice on-demand any time. Clark answers questions on the most popular business and consumer topics including; how to buy a cars, financing a home, retirement planning, shopping for insurance and getting the most out of your savings. Join the conversation and submit your question to www.clark.com/askclark . Clark spearheads two free resources — Clark.com and ClarkDeals.com — to encourage consumers to save more, spend less and avoid ripoffs.

Save more and spend less is more than just a motto for money expert Clark Howard; it’s a way of life. Clark and his crew — Team Clark — are on a mission to empower people to take control of their personal finances by providing money-saving tips, consumer advice, hot deals and economic news to help everyone achieve financial freedom. Clark is a nationally syndicated radio talk show host and a consumer reporter for television stations around the country. His podcast, The Clark Howard Show, receives more than one million downloads each month and is a hub for listeners to get valuable advice on-demand any time. Clark answers questions on the most popular business and consumer topics including; how to buy a cars, financing a home, retirement planning, shopping for insurance and getting the most out of your savings. Join the conversation and submit your question to www.clark.com/askclark . Clark spearheads two free resources — Clark.com and ClarkDeals.com — to encourage consumers to save more, spend less and avoid ripoffs.

Location:

Atlanta, GA

Networks:

Panoply

Description:

Save more and spend less is more than just a motto for money expert Clark Howard; it’s a way of life. Clark and his crew — Team Clark — are on a mission to empower people to take control of their personal finances by providing money-saving tips, consumer advice, hot deals and economic news to help everyone achieve financial freedom. Clark is a nationally syndicated radio talk show host and a consumer reporter for television stations around the country. His podcast, The Clark Howard Show, receives more than one million downloads each month and is a hub for listeners to get valuable advice on-demand any time. Clark answers questions on the most popular business and consumer topics including; how to buy a cars, financing a home, retirement planning, shopping for insurance and getting the most out of your savings. Join the conversation and submit your question to www.clark.com/askclark . Clark spearheads two free resources — Clark.com and ClarkDeals.com — to encourage consumers to save more, spend less and avoid ripoffs.

Twitter:

@ClarkHoward

Language:

English

Contact:

1601 W. Peachtree St., N.E. Atlanta, GA 30309 404-892-8227


Episodes

7.1.20 Travel insurance problems; People are moving all across the country

7/1/2020
The travel insurance industry has had massive problems during the pandemic. Clark tells you how to buy travel insurance moving forward. People are moving across the country in much greater numbers right now for more opportunities or a better life. Remote work is definitely contributing to this as well. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:38

6.30.20 Keep your food fresh longer; Is now a good time to re-balance your retirement portfolio?

6/30/2020
There are ways to keep your food fresh for longer. And it's more important as grocery prices continue to rise. Re-balancing your portfolio can be important from time to time. And right after stocks have moved a good bit might mean it's wise to check your holding. But remember, it's important to keep your time horizon in mind before you make any changes too. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:55

6.29.20 New 401k rules could wreak havoc on your account; Asking for a raise

6/29/2020
New 401k rules allow for individual investors to invest in private equity. Clark is not a fan of this. Clark gives suggestions on how to ask for a raise...and actually get one. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:55

6.26.20 Americans are returning to car dealerships; Clark Stinks

6/26/2020
Most people thought that car buying would take place online in the future - in large part as a response to the pandemic. But Americans are already returning to car dealerships! Kim and Joel share the Clark Stinks posted on the web and share with Clark. Submit yours to: Clark.com/ClarkStinks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:53

6.25.20 Walmart expands education benefit to include skilled trades; Vanguard's super-cheap digital advisor

6/25/2020
Walmart is offering its workers increased access to education benefits that go beyond just getting a college degree. Vanguard's digital advisor service is making robo-advising even cheaper and more accessible for people. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:42

6.24.20 Banks took in $11 billion in overdraft fees in 2019; Pay cuts are becoming more common

6/24/2020
Overdraft fees are the worst. Mostly because they can be avoided! Pay cuts have become more common during the pandemic. Many employers are choosing pay reductions instead of letting employees go completely. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:29

6.23.20 Watch out for unused gift cards; Debt collectors increase aggressive tactics

6/23/2020
Unused gift cards need to be used as soon as possible. As more retailers file for bankruptcy those gift cards become worthless. Debt collectors are taking more aggressive tactics to claw back money from people that owe. Clark tells you what to watch out for. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:46

6.22.20 Beware credit card fraud; Renter background checks are flawed

6/22/2020
As we do more shopping online, scammers are more likely to take over individual credit card accounts. So freeze your credit and check your statements and watch out for phishing scams. Renter background checks help landlords decide who they will rent to. But they aren't always accurate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:36

6.19.20 Last-minute Father's Day thoughts; Clark Stinks

6/19/2020
Clark talks about what to do for your dad in the middle of a pandemic. Kim and Joel share the Clark Stinks posted on the web and share with Clark. Submit yours to: Clark.com/ClarkStinks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:52

6.18.20 Spending from high-income earners is down; Getting PPP forgiveness and getting your stimulus money

6/18/2020
Clark discusses the current state of the economy including what is happening with unemployment. Also, high earners in society have been spending a whole lot less which isn't helping the recovery. Getting PPP forgiveness will be easier for small businesses with smaller PPP loans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:30

6.17.20 Target raising minimum wage to $15 an hour; T-Mobile outage and communicating when networks go down

6/17/2020
Target is raising the minimum wage. Pay has gotten much better for retail workers in recent years and that trend is continuing. T-Mobile experienced a massive network outage yesterday. Clark talks about what went down and how you should look to communicate in case your internet or cell network goes down. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:30

6.16.20 Retail sales are up; EIDL loans are again available for small business owners

6/16/2020
Retail sales rose a record 18% in May. That's the biggest monthly increase since 1992. Clark discusses what this means for the economy. The SBA EIDL program has been hard to follow with rules that have changed frequently. But the SBA just re-opened EIDL loans for small businesses who have been hit hard by the pandemic. You can call 1-800-659-2955 or email disastercustomerservice@sba.gov for more information. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:48

6.15.20 Hertz selling off cars in its fleet; The riskiest activities to partake in during Covid-19 pandemic

6/15/2020
Hertz is selling off cars. But should you buy one? Clark tells you what to watch out for and what is important when buying a used car. Certain activities are riskier right now. Clark talks about how to weigh the pros and cons of partaking in some activities as Covid-19 is still a real issue. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:46

6.12.20 Monitoring your credit score is even more important right now; Clark Stinks

6/12/2020
With many payments being deferred right now some creditors are making inaccurate reports to the credit bureaus. So watch your credit score closely! Kim and Joel share the Clark Stinks posted on the web and share with Clark. Submit yours to: Clark.com/ClarkStinks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:41

6.11.20 Why the stock market fell today; Amazon creates small business lines of credit

6/11/2020
The stock market took a big dip today. There are a few reasons for this and Clark explains. Amazon and Goldman Sachs have joined together to offer small business lines of credit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:46

6.10.20 So many good deals right now!; Small investors are taking big risks

6/10/2020
Clarkdeals.com has been busy because deals currently abound. Clark talks about the best deals he's currently seeing. Small investors are buying incredibly risky stocks right now. There's a strong chance that will come back to bite them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:51

6.9.20 Car prices are going up; Some stimulus payments coming via debit card

6/9/2020
Used car prices had fallen a good bit recently because of the pandemic. But the time for used car deals is over as demand has skyrocketed. Some people have accidentally thrown away their stimulus money. That's because it came in the form of a debit card in an unmarked envelope. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:34

6.8.20 Are we still in a recession?; Ticketmaster's new refund policy

6/8/2020
Some economists are saying that we aren't in a recession any longer. That's hard to understand when unemployment is still off the charts. Clark discusses the current situation of our economy. Ticketmaster has a new refund policy. Clark explains the details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:36

6.5.20 Should kids go back to school?; Why CD's might be a great place for your money right now

6/5/2020
Clark talks about the great dilemma of whether or not schools should open in the Fall. Rates for taking on student loans in the Fall have plummeted. And CD's might be better than a savings account right now. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:38

6.4.20 Employers can allow you to change your health plan; Popular pandemic scams

6/4/2020
The CARES Act allows employers to make a decision on whether or not you can change the healthcare plan you are currently enrolled in. There are more scams floating around right now. Clark tells you what scams are popular right now and how to avoid getting taken. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:13