Technology / Shopping & Banking

  • How to turn your old gadgets into cash

      

    Did you upgrade to the latest, greatest smartphone recently? Do you have some old gadgets laying around that you're ready to get rid of? Here are some ways to make sure...

  • How much to pay for your kid’s school laptop

      

    If you're spending more than $200 on a laptop for your kids this back to school season, you are spending too much.

  • 5 ways to maximize your savings on Amazon

      

    Amazon.com is the largest online retailer in the United States. They’ve made it incredibly easy to purchase millions of items that ship straight to your door. It’s convenient, saves...

  • One-click online purchases? Think twice.

      

    One-click shopping on Facebook or Google is so easy -- but it’s not always in your best interest.

  • Matt Quinlan: A personal journey to financial freedom

      

    A note from Clark Howard on the author, Matthew Quinlan: It was my privilege to get to know a long time listener to the Clark Howard show named Matt Quinlan. Matt lost his battle with cancer...

  • Tips to avoid getting duped by a fake hotel reservations site!

      

    Most people have probably gone online to book a hotel stay, and the American Hotel & Lodging Association says there are 480 online hotel bookings per minute. Sometimes it’s on a travel...

  • Amazon's 'Prime Day' sale better than Black Friday?

      

    Christmas may be coming early for Amazon shoppers. In celebration of its 20th birthday, Amazon will hold a “Prime Day” sale on July 15 that the company says will feature...

  • Secret pricing hacks at Costco, Sam's Club and BJs

      

    Do you know how to spot the deals at the warehouse clubs? Just like I do, you too can save big bucks by waiting for these secret pricing signals and pouncing when you see them. Secret warehouse...

  • How To Opt Out of PayPal and eBay's New TOS That Could Spam You

      

    On the eve of their planned split, ebay and PayPal have announced new terms of service for both sites that have raised concerns about the possibility of unlimited spam texts and robocalls...

  • FREE ways to transfer money

      

    Looking to send money from person to person without spending a fortune? There are more options coming into the marketplace. Walmart is getting into the cash wire business with a new service...

  • Google Entering E-Commerce in a Big Way

      

    Google is huge, but the company is having a mid-life crisis. Their revenue is under direct assault. They make most of their money from ads on websites. But now that people are migrating so heavily...

  • Are Password Clearinghouse Websites Safe?

      

    Recently on the show, I talked about the problems with crooks tapping into financial websites and stealing your money. Most of us use simple, easy to crack passwords that don't help the...

  • Cheaper alternatives to Amazon

      

    Amazon has some online competition that's cheaper and just as easy. These two options could keep more money in your pocket.

  • PayPal's New Way of Getting Into Your Wallet Is Ugly!

      

    I've got a warning for you if you use PayPal for your online transactions. What PayPal is up to There is a big blue PayPal button that if you're not paying close attention, you think...

  • Is Amazon Prime Worth It?

      

    Amazon Prime members get free 2-day shipping and other perks, but is it worth the new $99 admission price? Amazon Prime is about convenience, not the best price First, let me set some...