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3 On Your Side: Hotel Company Is Latest Data Breach Target

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details on who may be affected and offers tips to stay secure.

02/04/2014

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3 On Your Side: Saving Money At The Movies

It’s a perfect time to catch all of the big pictures of the year before the Academy Awards are given out. But all that movie-going can empty a wallet fast, so 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice to trim costs.

01/24/2014

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3 On Your Side: New Mortgage Rules

How will these new rules impact you down the road? 3 O Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan takes a look.

01/13/2014

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3 On Your Side: Best Things To Buy In January

Many people plan to stay clear of the mall for a while and rest their credit cards, but 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan says bargain hunters can find some great deals in January.

01/07/2014

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3 On Your Side: Financial Outlook For 2014

A new year, a fresh start, and for many — big plans for big changes. If you’ve made a resolution to improve your finances in 2014, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan joins us with some advice.

01/06/2014

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3 On Your Side: Chase Limits Debit Card Use Due To Target Hacking

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us, at least one big bank is not taking any chances and some last-minute shoppers may be frozen in their tracks because of the security breach.

12/23/2013

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Women, Take Note: Touching Men’s Boxers Might Make You Spend More Money

If you still have some holiday shopping left to do, you might want to save the men’s department for last.

12/18/2013

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3 On Your Side: Consumer Data Agencies Are Watching You

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan shows you how to check out if you’ve got a record.

12/05/2013

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3 On Your Side: Airlines Bundling Services

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, packaging the perks is a trend that’s taking off. From bundles to subscription services, there are a number of offers out there.

12/04/2013

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3 On Your Side: Healthcare.gov Site Still Has Glitches

It’s been two months since the Obama administration rolled out the health care enrollment website and, from the start there were problems. The administration vowed to fix the issues by December 1. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has a status report.

12/02/2013

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3 On Your Side: Holiday Travel ID Theft

As 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan reminds us, taking a few simple steps before, during and after your trip can protect your personal and financial information from identity thieves.

11/27/2013

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3 On Your Side: Apps For Holiday Shopping

Looking for a bargain this Black Friday, or even for the rest of holiday shopping season? 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds that the best deals might be in the palm of your hand.

11/27/2013

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3 On Your Side: Dogs Chewing Electronics

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, more and more pets are finding that our electronics make the perfect play toy.

11/20/2013

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Suzuki Recalling 210,228 Motorcycles In The US

Suzuki is recalling 210,228 motorcycles in the U.S. because the front brakes might not work properly.

10/23/2013

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3 On Your Side: Stopping Robocalls

As 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan finds, inventors have come up with a way to cut off the calls before you even pick up.

10/09/2013

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