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3 On Your Side: Online & Mobile Banking On The Rise

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan looks at the findings and offers some helpful advice for keeping transactions secure.

08/12/2013

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No Shocker Here: Survey Shows Millennials Less Financially Independent Than In Years Past

It may not be a surprise, but it is troubling: Americans in their 20s are less financially independent than they were two years ago.

08/01/2013

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Piglet App

It’s hard to keep track of a budget sometimes. Piglet does the heavy lifting, helping you set spending limits to get out of debt.

07/23/2013

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3 On Your Side: Long Term Car Loans Picking Up Traction

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, for some still struggling to make ends meet, longer term loans, particularly on new cars, are gaining traction.

06/25/2013

Money Saving Apps

3 On Your Side: Smartphone Apps That Save You Money

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan rounds up apps to save you cash from the supermarket to the gas pump.

03/04/2013

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Casino Regulator: Revel Seeks Help With Finances

Revel was supposed to help the struggling Atlantic City market turn around. Instead, it is the struggling casino-hotel that needs help turning around.

02/13/2013

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3 On Your Side: Deadline To Sign Up For Electronic Federal Benefit Payments

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan reminds us, the U.S. Department of Treasury is going paperless. The move is supposed to save taxpayers $1 billion over 10 years, but that now means that benefit recipients have a decision to make.

01/14/2013

Lending

Renovation Lending

For more on Renovation Lending, visit: http://www.anniemacrenovationlending.com

01/02/2013

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Anaylsis: Merry Cliff-Mas

A composite view of seven Republican house lawmakers is that 38 ultraconservatives torpedoed John Boehner’s plan to a vote on a bill that was already rejected by Senate leadership but one that he tried to use as a bargaining chip.

12/22/2012

Cash Charity

Mixed Reviews On Whether Looming Fiscal Cliff Is Harming Local Businesses

It’s a pretty picture of holiday cheer, thanks to decorations in Collingswood. But with the fiscal cliff looming, is the financial picture for businesses pretty, too?

12/12/2012

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‘Recovery Plan’ For Chester Upland School District Unveiled

A proposed recovery plan for the financially and academically troubled Chester Upland district includes closing underused schools, hiring new administrators and cutting jobs.

11/13/2012

Brigantine, NJ

Brigantine Family Upset Over Fees And Fines, Despite Uninhabitable Rental

Sandy’s wake left behind more than just a mangled mess of ruined drywall and soaked furniture. It’s now putting renters and landlords at odds over who should pay.

11/09/2012

cash

3 On Your Side: Save Money For Holiday Shopping

It’s as much of an American tradition as holiday shopping: post-holiday debt. But as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, trimming some costs right now can help consumers stash some cash before Black Friday.

10/09/2012

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3 On Your Side: Philadelphia Area Pays Highest Bank Fees

A new survey finds consumers are facing more “fee” than “free” when it comes to banking and checking services. As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us, people in our area are often charged the most in the nation.

09/25/2012

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3 On Your Side: Parents Stuck With Student Loan Debt

If you think that it’s just recent grads that are struggling to pay student loans, think again. As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, more and more people are heading into retirement with student loan debt.

09/21/2012

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