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Welcome to Clark’s Christmas Kids 2021

Coronavirus and Your Money:

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+ The Clark Howard Podcast

Happy Holidays!  Clark returns January 3, 2022

Friday December 24 Podcast

Clark Answers His Critics on Clark Stinks

Boost Mobile Deal + Bargain Outlook for The New Year

Clark Stinks and Ask Clark topics include:


Thursday December 23 Podcast

Teachable Moments: Teens & Money

Know Your Worth in the Marketplace

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Wednesday December 22 Podcast

Bad Fiscal Health Leads to Bad Physical Health

Relocating? SAVE on the Cost of Moving

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Tuesday December 21 Podcast 

Gentle Advice for Vanguard

Why Clark Despises Mandatory Arbitration

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Monday December 20 Podcast

SAVE MORE: Paying Little or Nothing

Vital Conversations About Vital Financial Info

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Friday December 17 Podcast

Clark Answers His Critics on Clark Stinks

Welcome to Clark’s Christmas Kids 2021

Top Questions in Clark’s Consumer Action Center

Thursday December 16 Podcast

WARNING – Counterfeits Abound Online

Home Insurance Price Hikes & Guidance

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Wednesday December 15 Podcast

WARNING: Pretexting Gift Card Scams

The Great Resignation: The Wrong Way to Quit

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Tuesday December 14 Podcast

New Info on Employers Spying on Workers

Good News on the Banking Front! – Capital One Eliminates Overdraft Fees-Clark.com

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Monday December 13 Podcast 

Now Vs 1970s Galloping Inflation

Customer-No-Service: The Cell Phone Industry

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Friday December 10 Podcast

Clark Answers His Critics on Clark Stinks

Debt Collectors on Social Media & Your Rights

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Thursday December 9 Podcast 

Health Tracking: Clark Reviews the Oura Ring

Opportunity for Those Leasing a Vehicle

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Wednesday December 8 Podcast

Federal Student Loan Repayment

A New Breed of Social Media Affinity Fraud

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Tuesday December 7 Podcast

New Reward Credit Cards – Know The Game

Hotel Review Goes Horribly Wrong

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Monday December 6 Podcast

Investor Warning: Borrowing on Margin

Recent Clark Adventures in The Retail Competitions

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Friday December 3 Podcast

Clark Answers His Critics on Clark Stinks

COVID, Travel & The Economy

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Thursday December 2 Podcast 

Save on Winter Heating Bills

WARNING: Cashing Out Home Equity

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Wednesday December 1 Podcast

Safer Holiday Shopping Online

A Better Option for Concert Ticket Buyers

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Tuesday November 30 Podcast

Consumer Reports’ Dirty Look at Laundry Detergents

Money Saving Healthcare Innovations

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Monday November 29 Podcast 

The ABCs of NFTs

The New IRS Tax Rates & Tax Efficient Saving

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Clark returns the week of Nov. 29. Happy Thanksgiving Week! 

Friday November 19 Podcast 

Clark Answers His Critics on Clark Stinks

Big Retailer Christmas Deals and Don’ts

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Thursday November 18 Podcast

Land of the DANGEROUS Misfit Toys

Tis the Season of Giving AND Charity Scams

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Wednesday November 17 Podcast

It’s Porch Pirate Season. Secure Package Solutions

Media Warning: Beware Advertorial Content

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Tuesday November 16 Podcast 

“Skimpflation” is Upon Us

Industry Disruption: Root and Lemonade are Changing Auto Insurance

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Monday November 15 Podcast 

New Retirement Contribution Limits

Home iBuyers: Industry Update

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Friday November 12 Podcast

Clark Answers His Critics on Clark Stinks

ACA Open Enrollment: Increased Benefits + Medicare Advantage Plans

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Thursday November 11 Podcast

Holiday Shopping Challenges – Clark Deals Black Friday

Men vs. Women Investors – Who Comes Out Ahead?

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Wednesday November 10 Podcast 

Zen and the Art of Auto Maintenance & Repairs

New Opportunities in Small Business Banking

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Tuesday November 9 Podcast

7.12% Interest – Series I Savings Bonds

FREE Smart Phones! What’s the Catch?

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Monday November 8 Podcast

The Burger King-Robinhood Crypto Giveaway

A Favorite Car Seller in Trouble and The TOP 10 Cars Ticketed for SPEED

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Friday November 5 Podcast

Clark Answers His Critics on Clark Stinks

Holiday Travel Update

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Thursday November 4 Podcast 

The Not O’K-economy’ Continues – Clark Smart Direction

Dealing with Debt Collection

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Wednesday November 3 Podcast 

DANGER! Text Scams Out of Control 

Vacation vs Burnout

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Tuesday November 2 Podcast

Why FI (Financial Independence)?  – Funding Retirement

Debit Disaster

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Monday November 1 Podcast 

Disconnect: Employee Exodus – Executive Oblivion

Housing Update

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SAVE MORE SPEND LESS 
How to Start Saving When Money is Tight – Clark Howard
How to Save Money: 35 Ways to Reduce Expenses – Clark Howard
Practically Painless Ways to Spend Less Right Now – Consumer Reports
Yotta Saving – Start Saving. Start Winning
The Free and Cheap List | Clark Howard
35+ military discounts that are available year-round – Clark Howard

DEBT
Your rights when dealing with debt collectors – Clark Howard
Why your next text or DM may soon be from a debt collector
NFCC Nonprofit Free Credit and Debt Advice
CREDIT & BANKING
ClarkYourBank | Clark Howard
Credit Builder Card | Chime

STUDENT LOANS
Apply for Income-Driven Student Loan Repayment | Federal Student Aid
EDUCATION
Professional Certificate Training Programs – Grow with Google
529 plan guide: The best places to invest your education savings | Clark Howard

INVEST – RETIREMENT
How to open a Roth IRA – Clark Howard
Retirement saving in a savings account might derail your goals
How to Start Investing and Saving for Retirement – Clark Howard
Find a Good Vendor :: 403bwise
4 questions for teachers to ask about their 403(b) retirement plans – Clark Howard
Individual – Buying Series I Savings Bonds

How the SECURE Act Will Impact Retirement Savings
Early | Acorns
CARS
NHTSA’s SaferCar App | Recall Alerts and More
How to buy a used car  /  Most Reliable 3-Year-Old Cars and SUVs – Consumer Reports
How to Buy a Used Car in 7 Steps – Clark Howard
How to buy a new car in 5 steps | Clark Howard
6 Steps to Take After You’re in a Car Accident – Clark Howard
New report: The top 15 cars that people keep for 15 years or more – Clark Howard
HEALTH
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) | USDA-FNS

Oura Ring: the most accurate sleep and activity tracker
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health | NCCIH
PLANNING
Senior Planning | Clark Howard   —   Senior Care | Clark Howard
How to find a geriatric care manager | Clark Howard
Best Online Will Maker: 5 Free or Cheap Options – Clark Howard
Cake: Create a Free End of Life Plan
End of Life Planning | Funeral Planning Checklist – Lantern

COVID-19
Check your risk for COVID-19
Major Consumer Protections Announced in Response to COVID-19 |
NCLC Digital Library

Small Business Administration / Paycheck Protection Program / SBA – Disaster Loan Assistance
COVID-19   /    
CORONAVIRUS  
What to Do if You’ve Been Laid Off – Clark Howard
How Do I Apply for Unemployment? – Clark Howard
Coronavirus: Follow These 3 Steps to Prepare Now for a Recession – Clark Howard
Coronavirus & Your Finances: What to Know and Do – Clark Howard
Coronavirus Update – Google

PRIVACY – SECURITY
How to Freeze Your Credit With Experian, Equifax and TransUnion – Clark Howard
How to put a credit freeze in place for your child | Clark Howard
ID Theft Resource Center 888-400-5530
How to add a PIN to your smartphone account to prevent SIM hijacking | Clark Howard
Google introducing new privacy measures – Clark Howard
Clark.com/How to hear and delete everything your Amazon Alexa has recorded

How to make your Venmo transactions private – Clark Howard
Life360 – The New Family Circle