Charis Brown is the Deals Editor for Clark.com. She enjoys saving money wherever possible and loves finding a great deal. Her favorite discount store is Nordstrom Rack, where she once bought something for $.01! Charis is also the author of TGIF Next Gen and lives with her husband and cat near Atlanta, GA.

  • 39 ways to sell your stuff for the most cash

      

    There's no doubt about it, Americans have too much stuff. Several years ago the Wall Street Journal reported that Americans spend $1.2 trillion annually on goods and services they don't...

  • 7 dirty kitchen habits you probably don't know you have

      

    If you regularly avoid these dangerous kitchen safety habits -- you're a true kitchen genius. But if you don't, you might be setting yourself or your family up for serious...

  • 10 tips that will save you money at Starbucks

      

    So is it really possible to save money at Starbucks?  Serving up lattes is a big business (which is an understatement) -- and there is no doubt that Starbucks customers...

  • Little-known tip that can reduce your tax bill by over $1,000

      

    It's tax season again -- and we know that that means: If you've reduced your withholding so the IRS doesn't get a free loan on your money, you might owe a little on your taxes. Or...

  • 12 tax breaks for middle class families

      

    There are many tax breaks for middle class families, but often one or more of these tax breaks is commonly missed.  Taking advantage of tax breaks aimed at working families can...

  • 14 ways to save on prescription drugs

      

    If you've noticed prescription drug prices increasing dramatically over the past few years -- you're not alone.  Read more: A tale of two prescriptions: Take a look at these...

  • These are the best cell phone plans and deals out there

      

    Are you looking to save money in 2017? Switching your cell phone carrier can be a great way to do it! Now more than ever, you have a lot of choices when it comes to cell phone...

  • Top 10 scams coming after your money!

      

    Scammers are always out to steal your personal information and money -- and 2016 was no exception. Recently, the Better Business Bureau released its list of the top 10 scams over the past...

  • 7 items on deep discount in January

      

    Since the holidays are over in January, you might be thinking more about saving money rather than spending it. January is a great time to get your finances in order and set new...

  • Are you eligible for this $6,242 tax credit?

      

    When you file your taxes, the hope is often that you can get the most possible money back. And the Earned Income Tax Credit, or EITC, may be able to help. Some people don't have to...

  • 10 places to retire abroad for less than $2,000 a month

      

    If you want to save some big bucks in retirement and you'd love to see the world, why not consider moving to a different country? Even if it's only for a little while, you...

  • 8 cheap foods that can help you lose weight

      

    You might know the basics of eating on a budget: Cook at home as much as possible, buy foods when they're in season and buy certain items in bulk. But there seems to be this...

  • Top 7 Facebook scams of 2016

      

    Facebook can be a great place to stay in touch with family, connect with old and new friends and read or be entertained by the latest funny cat video. But although Facebook can be a great place...

  • How to avoid an outrageous Uber charge on New Year's Eve

      

    If you plan on going out for New Year's Eve, it's a good idea to plan your transportation and accommodations for the evening in advance. If you plan to be out and doing a little...

  • 7 things debt-free people never do

      

    Are you ready to become debt free? People who are debt-free often have a completely different mindset than those who carry debt.  It's never too late to turn things...