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GM Issues 6 More Recalls

The largest is for faulty seats in just over 475,000 cars and small SUVs. Other problems include incomplete welds on seat brackets, turn signal failures, power steering failures and more.

07/23/2014

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3 On Your Side: Beware Of Identity Theft This Summer

Between travel, vacations and sending the kids off to camp, summer can be a hot time for identity theft. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan looks at some risky situations to avoid.

07/18/2014

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3 On Your Side: Safest Cars For Teen Drivers

A national safety organization has compiled a list of cars that are reasonable in price and reliable in safety. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details.

07/16/2014

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3 On Your Side: Who Pays For Tree-Related Damage From Storms?

If you’ve experienced tree related damage, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has information on filing an insurance claim for repairs.

07/09/2014

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3 On Your Side: Smartphones As Important As Deodorant To Most People

Are you a compulsive phone checker? 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds you’re not alone.

07/01/2014

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3 On Your Side: Summer Grilling Reminders And Safety Tips

A safe and healthy summer cookout begins before the meat hits the grill and as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan reminds us, it continues after the plates are cleared from the table.

06/27/2014

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3 On Your Side: Earn Rebates While Shopping Online

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about websites that pay you to shop.

06/25/2014

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3 On Your Side: A Fix For Cracked Smartphone Screens

3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan takes a look at some options for fixing those broken screens.

06/23/2014

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3 On Your Side: Health Insurance Options For 2014 Grads

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan sorts through some of the basics.

06/11/2014

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3 On Your Side: 2014 Grads Have Great Job Expectations

3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan takes a look at the jobs landscape and what’s happening before and after a hire.

06/09/2014

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3 On Your Side: Summer Driving Advice

3 On Your Side Consumer reporter Jim Donovan has some advice for safe summer driving.

06/03/2014

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Angie’s List: Necessary Home Improvements

In this week’s Angie’s list report, Jim Donovan looks at several home improvement projects you can’t ignore.

04/09/2014

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3 On Your Side: Digital Spring Cleaning

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan has some advice that can help protect privacy and keep devices running smoothly.

04/04/2014

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3 On Your Side: Avoiding Common Tax Errors

That last-minute sprint to finish can sometimes lead to costly mistakes, so 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at some of the most common errors.

04/01/2014

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3 On Your Side: Less Than 2 Weeks Left To Sign Up For Health Insurance

Do you have health insurance? With less than two weeks to go until the end of open enrollment, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us what you need to know.

03/19/2014

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