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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

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Residents Have Concerns As NJ Announces Federal $$ For 3 Sandy Projects

Hundreds of residents of Little Egg Harbor Township, NJ, who are still dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, attended a town meeting Friday night that featured a question and answer session with officials from FEMA.

01/05/2013

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Cashing A Postdated Check

Don’t give a postdated check to someone unless you call your bank first or really trust the person to whom you’re giving it.

12/27/2012

San Francisco Giants Victory Parade

Giants’ World Series Share A Record $377,003

A full postseason share for the World Series champion San Francisco Giants was worth a record $377,003.

11/26/2012

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

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Flemington, NJ Man Pockets Rare Bill After Bidding Nearly $250K

Jess Lipka was exhilarated at the chance of owning the rare $5 bill, even though his winning bid of nearly $247,000 terrified him.

10/24/2012

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Facebook Testing New ‘Want’ Button

Always on the lookout for new ways to make money, Facebook is trying something made popular by another social network.

10/13/2012

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FBI In Philadelphia Reports Theft Of New $100 Bills

The FBI is investigating the theft of a large sum of money from a plane that landed at Philadelphia International Thursday morning.

10/12/2012

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Sandusky Will Keep Pension Money From Before Conviction, No Longer Gets $59K Annual Pension

The State Employees’ Retirement System notified Sandusky he will no longer receive his $59,000 annual pension following his conviction and sentence in the child sexual abuse scandal.

10/11/2012

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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

Crime Scene

Police Investigate Armed Robbery In New Castle

According to police, a 41-year-old man and 37-year-old woman were approached by four male suspects while sitting in their car in the Basin Road Plaza parking lot at about 9:45 p.m.

10/06/2012

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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

Credit Card

3 On Your Side: Credit Lessons For College Students

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds that while credit card laws are supposed to protect young people from piling up too much debt, there are still some risks.

09/11/2012

College Textbooks

3 On Your Side: Saving On College Textbooks

For many students, purchasing textbooks can take a big bite out of the budget. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan joins us with some advice on how to save some money.

08/29/2012

Kids Sports

3 On Your Side: The Cost Of Kids Sports

The Olympic Games can inspire a lot of budding athletes, but as any parent knows, kids’ sports can cost lots of cash. So 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice on how to save

08/09/2012

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