3 On Your Side: New Ways To Borrow Money

When you think of taking out a loan, do you automatically think of heading to the bank? Well as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, these days more and more people are heading to the online marketplace, especially if the loan is for non-traditional reasons.


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Cops: Pennsylvania Woman Scammed Out Of $26K With Phony Lottery ‘Win’

Police say a Pennsylvania woman has conned an elderly friend out of $26,000 by claiming to have won the New York lottery.


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Tips On Auto Financing If You Have Poor Credit

Easy credit and longer-term loans currently being offered at auto dealerships can make buying an expensive car alluring, but don’t get reeled in.


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Financial Expert Says People Overreact To Debt

Ever since the Great recession began, a lot of us have been paying off existing debt and avoiding getting any new loans, but an investment specialist says too many people are too hot or too cold on something that needs to be just right.


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Atlantic City’s Revel Casino Gets $150M More In Financing

While some questioned the wisdom of opening a $2.4 billion casino resort in a cutthroat market at the end of a nationwide financial meltdown, some investors still believe in Revel.


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BLOG: Home Loans for NJ Buyers, Cops and Firefighters

By Jim Donovan: I have good news to report for some Garden State residents that may be looking to buy a home. The Department of Community Affairs (DCA) and the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage […]



BLOG: Mortgage Rates At Historic Low, Few Qualify

By Jim Donovan:  I have some good news and some bad news.  The good news?  Mortgage rates have now fallen again to a historic low.  The bad news?  Many people can’t qualify to refinance at […]


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3 On Your Side: Pay Day Loan Scam

Need money fast? If you’re thinking of getting one of those pay day loans, you may want to think twice. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains that some customers are reporting that they’re getting more than they bargained for.