Shopping & Retail

  • 11 things you should never buy at a warehouse club

      

    It's no secret that we're fans of Costco -- and warehouse clubs in general. The savings can easily cover the cost of an annual membership fee, especially if you're a smart...

  • 5 of Clark Howard's most extreme frugal hacks

      

    Nobody pinches a penny quite like consumer champ Clark Howard. Below are some of his most famous — or should we say infamous — cheapo exploits! Read more: Clark discusses his...

  • 'Sell by' date labels are changing: What every shopper needs to know

      

    Changes are finally coming to product date labels on food that will make grocery shopping so much easier! Shoppers currently have to make sense of more than 10 different date labels on items,...

  • Britax recalls nearly 700,000 strollers after injury reports

      

    Britax Child Safety Inc. has issued a recall of certain models of its strollers, after the company discovered a defect that can create a fall hazard.   Stroller recall: What you need to...

  • Amazon Prime vs. Costco: Who's cheaper?

      

    Mirror, mirror, on the wall…who's the cheapest of them all? A recent head-to-head price comparison of Costco Wholesale and Amazon Prime finds the warehouse club is 19% cheaper than...

  • Consumer prices jump to highest level in 4 years

      

    The cost of living has increased by the biggest amount since February 2013 thanks to higher costs for gasoline, apparel and in a few other retail sectors. That's according to the latest...

  • 6 ways to save money on diapers

      

    Before you become a parent, it's hard to understand just how expensive diapers can be. Your newborn will likely go through at least 10 diapers every day. That's more than 3,000 diapers...

  • BJ's Wholesale ready for big shakeup

      

    The warehouse club world is about to undergo a shakeup with one of the three main players looking at a change in ownership. Read more: 12 secret saving hacks at Costco, Sam's Club and...

  • Hey, parents! Here are 13 easy ways to save at Babies R Us

      

    Whether you’re a first-time parent or a pro at parenting your multiple kids, the truth is, taking care of little ones comes with a hefty price tag. If you’re on a first-name basis...

  • These clothing brands run either too big or too small

      

    Wouldn't it be nice if you were the same clothing size no matter where you went shopping?  According to Racked.com, vanity sizing is the reason why you can go to two different stores...

  • Warning: 5 Valentine's Day scams your wallet will NOT love!

      

    Valentine’s Day is a popular time for people who are hoping to find love online. But while you might be looking for love, there are others who are just trying to take your...

  • This fast food 'deal' actually costs you more money

      

    If you're a fan of Clark Howard, you probably already know that the guy loves fast food. But there's something else he loves even more -- hacking the restaurants' pricing...

  • How to stop Amazon's personalized ads from stalking you

      

    Every time you do a search for something on Amazon, do you see the exact same product in advertisements all over the Internet for the rest of the day? Many people find this marketing practice...

  • Dollar General is now in 44 states

      

    The General is coming to a state near you...and he's going to save you big bucks! The Feb. 11 announcement about Dollar General expanding to North Dakota means the discount retailer now has...

  • Secret Aldi savings trick you probably haven't tried

      

    All year long, Clark.com’s Michael Timmermann is sharing quick and easy ways to save money as part of our Michael Saves series. Check in every Monday as he puts new and familiar savings...