Clark Howard's Living Large in Lean Times

Clark Howard's Living Large in Lean Times

250+ Ways to Buy Smarter, Spend Smarter, and Save Money

By Clark Howard; Mark Meltzer; Theo Thimou

Avery Publishing Group, Paperback, 9781583334331, 258pp.

Publication Date: August 2, 2011

Clark Howard is a media powerhouse and penny-pincher extraordinaire who knows a thing or two about money. A lifelong entrepreneur who is now the hugely popular host of a talk radio program and television show and the bestselling author of several books, Clark consistently delivers expert financial advice to his wide and devoted fan base.

"Living Large in Lean Times" is Clark's ultimate guide to saving money, covering everything from cell phones to student loans, coupon websites to mortgages, investing to electric bills, and beyond. In his candid and friendly next-door-neighbor manner, Clark shares the small, manageable steps everyone can follow to build a path towards independence and wealth. Chock-full of more than 250 invaluable tips, the book outlines how to: Locate missing and unclaimed money in your name Lower your student loan payment Find legitimate work-at-home opportunities Get unlimited texting and e-mailing for less than $10 per month Know what personal info not to post to social media sites Determine the best mortgage rate, and much, much more

As Clark demonstrates, there are myriad ways to reduce debt, buy smarter, and build a future. Follow his lead and he'll get you there.

About the Author
Clark Howard is a successful entrepreneur and radio and television host and the author of books including Get Clark Smart and Clark's Big Book of Bargains.

Mark Meltzer is an executive editor at Atlanta Business Chronicle and has coauthored several books with Clark Howard, including Get Clark Smart and Clark's Big Book of Bargains.

Theo Thimou is the director of content at and holds a master's degree in journalism from New York University.

Praise For Clark Howard's Living Large in Lean Times

"Clark Howard teaches you how to get the best deals."
--USA Today

"Howard is all for the little guy."