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Money-Saving Tips For Camping

With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.

07/11/2014

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3 On Your Side: $99 Wedding Dress Sale This Saturday

No matter what shape the economy is in, the cost of getting married doesn’t come cheap. But 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has found a way to save.

02/07/2014

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Abington Thief Steals Christmas Gifts Meant For Goodwill Donation

Hundreds of dollars’ worth of gifts and other items that were supposed to be donated to Goodwill for the holidays were taken from a car in the Noble section of Abington Township last Tuesday.

12/23/2013

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Local Charity Turning Spring Cleaning Trash Into Treasure

One local charity is hoping items purged during spring cleaning will wind up in their custody so they can use them to help others.

03/24/2013

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3 On Your Side: Wedding Gown Sale This Saturday

No matter what shape the economy is in, the cost of getting married doesn’t come cheap, but 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has found a way to save.

02/07/2013

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Goodwill Bridal Fundraiser Fast Approaching

Goodwill PR Manager Juli Lundberg says last year about 150 people were waiting in line before they opened the doors and they are again expecting a big crowd.

02/01/2013

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Goodwill ‘Job Club’ Helps Area Job Seekers Navigate the Process

People in the midst of a job search don’t have to go it alone. There is help.

01/28/2013

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Thrift Store Dangers

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, many of the approximately 300 products that get recalled every year wind up in thrift stores. Beware.

09/25/2012

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BLOG: Rockwell Prints Offered At Goodwill Art Sale

By Jim Donovan: Are you looking for some art work for your living room wall? Well have I got a deal for you. How about framed and unframed pieces for as little as 99 cents! […]

06/22/2012

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BLOG: Luggage Trade-In/Trade-Up Program

By Jim Donovan: Participating Goodwill stores in the Greater Philadelphia area have teamed up with AAA Mid-Atlantic for the 3rd annual luggage Trade-In/Trade-Up program. This initiative encourages the community to donate gently used luggage to […]

03/13/2012

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3 On Your Side: Options For Unwanted Gifts

We all get them from time to time, presents that don’t exactly fit our taste or style. Around the holidays there may have been more than one dud under the tree.

12/28/2011

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Habitat For Humanity Holds Grand Opening For Its New Store In Philadelphia

ReStore is Habitat for Humanity’s 19,000 square foot outlet in Kensington, sort of Goodwill meets Home Depot.

09/04/2011

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Penn Yard Sale Offers Anything You Can Fit In A Dorm

Every year University of Pennsylvania students head home for the summer, leaving tons of stuff behind and it’s all on sale.

06/03/2011

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BLOG: Gap and Goodwill Team Up – Get 30% Off

By Jim Donovan: Gap and Goodwill Industries of Southern NJ & Philadelphia have announced a partnership encouraging consumers to clean out their closets for a cause. From now through Sunday, May 29, Gap stores in […]

05/25/2011

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3 On Your Side: Prom Gown Sale

Springtime is prom season. If you’re a parent of a teenage girl you know what that means, spending money on everything from hair and makeup to shoes and that all important prom dress. But as always, Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan is on your side and tells about a dress sale that will be difficult to pass up.

03/23/2011

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