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A podcast listener wants to know if Clark will ever loosen his wallet and start enjoying his wealth. Clark explains that he spends in more categories than you may realize. Read more.


Vanguard recently announced new fees that really concern customers. Is it time to move your money? Clark shares his perspective on the announcement and if he plans to leave Vanguard. Read more.

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🏠️ Today’s Current Mortgage Rates

According to Freddie Mac, 30-year mortgage rates are 7.09% and 15-year rates are 6.38% as of May 9, 2024. The following chart shows the 30-year mortgage rate trend over the last year.

📊 Stat of the Day

💸 $1 billion: The amount of unclaimed tax refunds for the more than one million people who haven’t filed their 2020 tax returns, according to the IRS. If you’re eligible for a refund, the deadline to file is May 17.

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🎙️ Podcast

It’s time for "Clark Stinks!" Christa reads the latest "Clark Stinks!" submissions and Clark responds. Also, loyalty programs sound great, but they may actually encourage you to spend more. Clark explains everything you need to know.

☎️ Need Money Help?

The Team Clark Consumer Action Center is a free helpline that can help you navigate your money questions. Call 636-492-5275. Visit clark.com/cac for more information.

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