3 On Your Side

(credit: CBS 3)

3 On Your Side: Stopping Telemarketers

Even though millions of people are on the National Do Not Call Registry they still get unwanted phone calls from telemarketers and computerized robocalls. But 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds there are a few different ways to stop them.

01/20/2015

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: Tax Preparers Warn Customers Of Big Changes That Could Affect Tax Returns This Year

Tax preparers across the country are warning customers of big changes that could affect tax returns this year and whether you owe or will get money back. 3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan explains that is has to do with the introduction of the Affordable Care Act last year.

01/15/2015

Exam suite at Doctors Express in Narberth. (credit: Brad Segall)

Health: Help For Patients Recovering From Stroke

It’s new help for hundreds of thousands of patients trying to recover and regain movement after a stroke. There’s new FDA technology that helps stroke patients get their lives back faster.

01/14/2015

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: Expect Interest Rates To Climb In 2015

Do you plan on purchasing a car in 2015? Or maybe you’re considering buying or refinancing a home? As the Federal Reserve looks to raise interest rates for the first time since 2006, 3-On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at how it will impact your wallet.

01/13/2015

Photo Credit Thinkstock

3 On Your Side: Ways To Tackle Holiday Debt

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has advice on tackling holiday debt.

01/12/2015

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: Ways To Trim Coffee Costs

If you resolved to spend less and save more in the new year, you may want to look at your morning routine. As we told you earlier this week coffee prices are expected to rise in 2015, but 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan offers some ways to trim costs without killing the caffeine buzz.

01/09/2015

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: IRS To Start Accepting Returns On January 20

The I.R.S. will start taking tax returns in less than two weeks, and an early start may put taxpayers at an advantage this year. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice to get you started.

01/08/2015

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: Turbo Tax Changes Anger Some Loyal Customers

When it comes to filing your own taxes, Turbo Tax is king. Nearly 29 million returns were filed using the service last year alone. But now, as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains, some of its most loyal customers are up in arms.

01/07/2015

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: Energy Labels Not Always Accurate

A label gives shoppers an idea of how much it will cost to run the appliance. But as 3-On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, people living in the Delaware Valley should expect to pay more.

01/07/2015

(credit: CBS 3)

3 On Your Side: Best Things To Buy In January

Did you shop until you dropped over the holidays? While many people plan to stay clear of the mall for a while and rest their credit cards, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan says bargain hunters can find some great deals in January.

01/06/2015

(credit: CBS3)

Health: Flu Season Takes Turn For The Worse

The already brutal flu season has taken a turn for the worse in recent days, according to a new update issued Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

01/05/2015

(Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

3 On Your Side: Things That Will Be More Expensive In 2015

From hamburgers to that cup of coffee you drink in the morning, get ready to spend more money on some popular items this year. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at what’s expected to be more expensive in 2015.

01/05/2015

(credit: CBS3)

3 On Your Side: Getting Your FREE Credit Report

It seems with each new year, incidents of identity theft rise. You can become a victim at any age, even children can be targets. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has information to protect you and your family.

01/02/2015

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Health: Suffering From Email Apnea?

Anxiety and anticipation about what’s in your email or other electronic messages, like texts, can cause some health issues. Some say it’s a new condition that could affect anyone who uses an electronic device.

12/29/2014

(credit: Fernando Camino/Getty Images)

Angie’s List: Taking Precautions Before Cozying Up To The Fireplace

Now that winter is here you may find yourself gathering around the fireplace more often. But it’s important that you take some precautions first.

12/29/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 36,744 other followers