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When To Buy Rental Car Insurance

If you are planning to rent a car on your summer vacation, should you get the rental car insurance they offer?

05/27/2014

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3 On Your Side: Rental Car Insurance When Paying With Credit Cards

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, you may not be covered the way that you think.

02/28/2014

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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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Police ID 3 Suspects In Center City Pickpockets

The Philadelphia Police Department has identified three suspects wanted for several pick-pocketing incidents around the city.

01/30/2014

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Reward Offered In Upper Darby Residential Burglary

The Upper Darby Police Department is offering a $1,500 reward for the arrest and conviction of three suspects wanted in connection with a burglary investigation.

01/28/2014

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Neiman Marcus Says 1.1M Cards May Be Compromised

The high-end retailer said Visa, MasterCard and Discover have found 2,400 Neiman Marcus and Last Call customer cards that were used fraudulently.

01/23/2014

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3 On Your Side: Today’s Consumer News

Airlines are falling behind when it comes to keeping flights on schedule, but fewer passengers are complaining. 3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan is here with that story and the rest of the day’s consumer news.

01/15/2014

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Free App By Phila. Law Firm Informs Businesses of Rights, Duties in Data Breach

The data breach affecting tens of millions of holiday shoppers at Target is a stark reminder to businesses that information security must be a priority.

01/11/2014

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Credit ‘Inquiries’ Could Lower Credit Score

When you apply for credit, you authorize those lenders to ask or “inquire” for a copy of your credit report from a credit bureau – which could actually lower your credit score.

01/02/2014

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Local Expert Offers Tips For Handling Post-Holiday Spending Shock

The holiday was wonderful, but the credit card bills are staggering. Here is some expert advice on how to get your finances back in order.

12/30/2013

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Disputing Credit Card Charges

There are three basic reasons you can get a credit card charge reversed.

12/24/2013

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Target: 40M Card Accounts May Be Breached

Target says that about 40 million credit and debit card accounts may have been affected by a data breach that occurred just as the holiday shopping season shifted into high gear.

12/19/2013

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Internet Gamblers In AC Encounter Some Problems

Play is confined to within the state of New Jersey but some problems have been encountered, such as credit cards being rejected because banks and card issuers want no parts of online gaming.

12/01/2013

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Resisting The Urge To Overspend When Shopping For Gifts

The Christmas shopping season can be a perilous time for families struggling with credit issues, but Philadelphia’s Financial Empowerment Centers can help.

11/29/2013

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New Castle Police Warn Residents Of Phone And Email Scam

New Castle County Police is warning residents of a phone and email scam that has been reported during the past week.

10/28/2013

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