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3 On Your Side: 33 Million Expected To Hit Roads For Memorial Day Weekend

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at drivers’ plans for the Memorial Day weekend.

05/20/2015

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3 On Your Side: Takata Air Bag Recall Expands To Nearly 34 Million Vehicles

It’s now the largest auto recall in U.S. history. Nearly 34 million airbags were declared defective today by the Japanese company that made them. This is an expansion of a previous recall and comes after a year of back and forth between safety regulators and the world’s largest airbag manufacturer, Takata Corp.

05/19/2015

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Consumer Reports Tests Show That Some Sunscreens Aren’t Meeting SPF Claims

By Jim Donovan: When shopping for sunscreen, SPF (sun protection factor) is usually an important feature for consumers. Consumer Reports recently tested 34 sunscreens and found almost a third of them didn’t meet the SPF […]

05/14/2015

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3 On Your Side: Cost To Raise A Child $245k, NOT Including College

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, one cost related to raising children is rising very quickly

05/05/2015

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3 On Your Side: Buying A Family Friendly Vehicle

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan reminds us, families in the market for a new ride need to keep certain factors in mind.

05/04/2015

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Blog: 1 in 3 Americans Have Never Checked Their Credit Reports

By Jim Donovan: A recent survey by Bankrate.com found that more than 1 in 3 Americans have never checked any of their credit reports. Other survey highlights: • 35% of American adults report that they […]

05/04/2015

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Claim Your Cash – FREE Search For Money In All 50 States

Did you know that one in every 10 people are owed some sort of unclaimed funds? In our region more than $8 billion dollars are being held by state treasury offices waiting to be claimed – find out if you’re one of them!

04/23/2015

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3 On Your Side: Why Some People Are Owed Unclaimed Cash

How many times have you thought to yourself, ‘I just wish I had some extra money?’ Well, today might be your lucky day. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan is here to help you claim your cash.

04/23/2015

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3 On Your Side: Philly Bike Share Begins April 23

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details.

04/17/2015

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Shred Event Saturday 4/25 in Philly & King of Prussia

By Jim Donovan: Sb1 Federal Credit Union is holding a shredding day on Saturday, April 25th. Reduce your risk of identity theft. Bring your pile of unneeded personal documents and shred them at no cost […]

04/16/2015

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3 On Your Side: Digital Spring Cleaning

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at what should be part of a digital spring cleaning.

04/09/2015

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Sabra Recalls 30,000 Cases Of Hummus Due To Possible Listeria Contamination

Listeria is a food-borne illness that can cause high fevers and nausea in minor cases.

04/09/2015

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ShopSmart’s Secrets for Saving Big at the Supermarket Without Coupons

By Jim Donovan: Clipping coupons can be a chore, but there are secrets to slashing grocery bills without using coupons. The April 2015 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, uncovers ways to track supermarket sales […]

04/08/2015

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3 On Your Side: Contractor Dispute Over Wrong Windows

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about one woman’s battle to get what she paid for.

04/06/2015

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3 On Your Side: Selling To Your Senses

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains how the five senses are adding up to stronger sales.

04/01/2015

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