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3 On Your Side: Today’s Consumer News

Airlines are falling behind when it comes to keeping flights on schedule, but fewer passengers are complaining. 3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan is here with that story and the rest of the day’s consumer news.

01/15/2014

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Meehan Pushes Cyber Bill As More Retailers Fall Victim to Data Breaches

A local lawmaker is one of those on Capitol Hill leading the charge for stronger cybersecurity, but can the law really outsmart the hackers?

01/14/2014

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Flipp gathers those ads and lets you keep your favorite stores at your fingertips, highlighting the best deals and coupons to help you save money.

01/14/2014

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Free App By Phila. Law Firm Informs Businesses of Rights, Duties in Data Breach

The data breach affecting tens of millions of holiday shoppers at Target is a stark reminder to businesses that information security must be a priority.

01/11/2014

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Target: As Many As 70M Impacted By Data Breach

Target says that personal information — including phone numbers and email and mailing addresses — was stolen from as many as 70 million customers in its pre-Christmas data breach. That was substantially more customers than Target had previously said were affected.

01/10/2014

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Target Now Says Data Breach Affected Up To 70M Customers

That is substantially more customers than Target had previously said were affected.

01/10/2014

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Target: Customers’ Encrypted PINs Were Obtained

Target says that customers’ encrypted PIN data was removed during the data breach that occurred earlier this month.

12/27/2013

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NJ Senator Menendez Calls For Increased Consumer Protection

Nj senior senator Bob Menendez is calling on the FTC to, in effect, turn up the heat on retailers to make sure customer security is placed ahead of corporate profits.

12/27/2013

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3 On Your Side: Chase Limits Debit Card Use Due To Target Hacking

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us, at least one big bank is not taking any chances and some last-minute shoppers may be frozen in their tracks because of the security breach.

12/23/2013

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Target Offers Discount After Data Breach Incident

Potential victims of the major breach involving the retailer say they are having trouble contacting the company.

12/20/2013

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Target: 40M Card Accounts May Be Breached

Target says that about 40 million credit and debit card accounts may have been affected by a data breach that occurred just as the holiday shopping season shifted into high gear.

12/19/2013

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Target Customer Toll-Free Hotline

Target Toll-Free Hotline: 866-852-8680 To check your credit report, visit the links below: http://www.experian.com http://www.equifax.com http://www.transunion.com

12/19/2013

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Target Investigates Major Customer Data Breach

Target reportedly is investigating a breach that may have exposed millions of customers’ credit and debit card details.

12/18/2013

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

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Blog: ShopSmart Secrets For Saving Even More At Discount Stores

By Jim Donovan:  Shoppers are bound to get a good deal at a discount store, but having a strategy can save them even more.  The October 2013 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, shares secrets […]

09/10/2013

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