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Center For Pet Safety Conducts Pet Crate Crash TestsBefore you know it the holidays will soon be upon us. Many families will be hitting the road to visit loved ones, often with a family pet in tow. So how do you make sure they're traveling safe? While many pet crate manufacturers claim their products are crash-tested, there are currently no federal testing or performance standards.
3 On Your Side: Shower Door Safety Glass, Not So SafeIt can happen in a split second. One minute you're getting ready, the next you're covered in glass after the shower door explodes. It's happening so often that the federal government is now taking notice.
3 On Your Side: What College Admissions Officers Are Really Looking ForIt's the time of year when high school students begin preparing college applications. But will they be touting qualifications that will actually stand out? New research says no.
3 On Your Side: $33 Million In Unpaid Tolls On PA Turnpike Last YearNo one likes to pay highway tolls. But if you're a driver on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, you're supposed to pay because it's required. But as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan shows us, thousands of drivers are scoffing at the tolls and they're getting away with it.
3 On Your Side: Portable Battery Chargers May Pose Fire RiskKeeping phones and tablets charged is a challenge of modern life, so portable battery packs are a common solution. But as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains, they can also pose a danger.
3 On Your Side: Advantages To Home Buying During Fall And WinterSo are you looking to buy a house? In the real estate business spring and summer are normally the busiest times of the year. But there are some advantages to shopping for a home in the fall and winter months. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains.
3 On Your Side: Insurance Institute Tests Auto-Brake TechnologyMore and more vehicles are being designed with auto brakes.
3 On Your Side: Parents Out-Of-Pocket Spending Is #1 Source Of College FundingAn annual report finds families spent a lot more to send students to college this past academic year.
Popularity Of Adult Coloring Books Is On The Rise3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan finds, adult coloring has become extremely popular in recent months.
3 On Your Side: Home Inventory Apps3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at an easy way to make sure your property is protected.
3 On Your Side: Things To Know About Tenderized MeatJim Donovan shares some information on what you need to know about tenderized meat products.
3 On Your Side: Identity Theft - We'd Rather Be NakedThere have been hundreds of data breaches this year - exposing the personal information for millions of Americans. Even so, many people still don't take the necessary steps to protect themselves. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds that there is a sharp contrast between what consumers say versus what they do when it involves safeguarding their personal information.

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