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3 On Your Side: Simple Summer Gatherings On A Budget

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds there’s still plenty of time between now and Labor Day to host simple summer gatherings without breaking the budget.

12 hours ago

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3 On Your Side: Best Days To Find Coupons

Are you the type of shopper who’s always looking for a coupon to maximize your savings? Well if you think that coupons are just released at random, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan says, think again.

07/31/2014

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3 On Your Side: Mixed Results In New Small Car Crash Tests

An insurance industry financed research group recently put small cars through new tougher crash tests and as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, the results were mixed.

07/30/2014

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3 On Your Side: 1 In 3 Have Delinquent Debts In Collection

A study released by the Urban Institute finds that 35 percent of people with credit reports have delinquencies that are in collections.

07/29/2014

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3 On Your Side: Hi-Tech Bike Safety Devices Designed For Cyclists

Does the summer weather have you thinking of hitting the road on your bicycle? If so, there’s a host of new gadgets, to help keep you safe on the street.

07/28/2014

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Cash In On Your Selfies!

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan shows us how some people are cashing in on their selfies!

07/23/2014

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3 On Your Side: Preventing Child Hot-Car Deaths

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, it can be done using high tech solutions and common sense guidelines.

07/21/2014

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3 On Your Side: 19 Most Popular Auto Insurance Discounts

When was the last time that you shopped around for auto insurance? As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, if you haven’t reviewed your policy in a while, you could be missing out on some valuable discounts.

07/17/2014

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3 On Your Side: Airlines Cracking Down On Carry-Ons

Before you book your next trip, you might want to break out your luggage and a measuring tape. Airlines are cracking down on carry-ons!

07/16/2014

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3 On Your Side: FTC Sues Amazon Over Children’s Unauthorized In-App Charges

They downloaded gaming apps without their parents’ permission, yet the parents still had to foot the bill! Now for the second time this year, the Federal Trade Commission is going after a company that allowed it to happen.

07/14/2014

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3 On Your Side: Hassles Of Flying Are Leading Travelers To Find Other Types Of Transportation

Planning a plane trip anytime soon? Don’t forget to pack some patience! As 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan finds, the hassles of flying are leading travelers to find other types of transportation.

07/11/2014

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3 On Your Side: Is Your Car Spying On You?

As 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan finds, your car may be spying on you and the information it collects might be used against you.

07/10/2014

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3 On Your Side: How To Stay On Budget On Your Summer Road Trip

The Memorial Day and Fourth of July weekends are behind us, but there’s still plenty of time for a summer road trip. With higher gas prices, many consumers are looking for ways to save in other areas. 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan has some advice to help you stay on budget.

07/10/2014

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3 On Your Side: How To Trim Costs And Stay Cool In The Summer

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan reminds us, there are other ways trim costs and save energy.

07/08/2014

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3 On Your Side: Two ‘Smartwatches’ Hit The Market

Both use Google’s new android software and respond to voice commands, processing information within a few seconds.

07/07/2014

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