8 things on deep discount in April (4 1 24)

💵 Today’s Top Stories

Whether it’s spring clearance (snow blowers, Easter supplies) or spring blooms (lawn and garden supplies, National Park Week), change – and deals – are in the air this month. Read more.

Retirement Account

You want to save enough for retirement. And you don’t want to underestimate your needs. But at what point is it OK to start living more for today? Read more.

Credit cards on wallet

Team Clark scoured the credit card market to find the best credit cards with huge welcome bonuses. Here’s what Clark says about these cards as well. Read more.


If your plane tickets and hotel reservations fit into this category, buying “cancel for any reason” travel insurance becomes redundant. Read more.

🏠️ Today’s Current Mortgage Rates

According to Freddie Mac, 30-year mortgage rates are 6.79% and 15-year rates are 6.11% as of March 28, 2024. The following chart shows the 30-year mortgage rate trend over the last year.

Mortgage Rates
📊 Stat of the Day

🍌 2001: The year Trader Joe’s started selling individual bananas for 19 cents. The price remained the same for 23 years until a 20% price increase to 23 cents last week.

💰️ Deal Alert: Today’s Top Deals
🎙️ Podcast

It’s time for "Clark Stinks!" Christa reads the latest "Clark Stinks!" submissions and Clark responds. Also, according to Fidelity, the number of 401(k) millionaires is up, and Clark is really excited! If you want to build wealth, Clark shares several key habits you should consider adopting.

☎️ 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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