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3 On Your Side: A New Shopping Trend No doubt you've heard about subscription boxes. They show up at your door loaded with anything from beauty products to clothing and what's hidden inside, is a surprise!
3 On Your Side: Consumer Reports Senior Scam WarningMore and more scam artists are targeting older Americans. It's estimated the fraudsters take billions of dollars from seniors every year. If you have family members or friends that are in their golden years, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice to protect them.
CPSC: About 35,000 Highchairs RecalledAbout 35,000 highchairs are being recalled, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: Colebrookdale RailroadThe past is as close as Boyertown in Berks County. A refurbished railroad is bringing 19th century travel between Berks and Montgomery counties back to life.
3 On Your Side: ATM And Overdraft Fees Continue To RiseGetting money out of an ATM isn't getting any cheaper. A new report finds the fees have reached record highs. You'll get socked with the fees when you use an out-of-network ATM. But as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, there are some steps that you can take to avoid them and pay less.
Credit Card Companies Banking On Incentives To Boost Holiday SpendingCredit card companies are trying to entice consumers to pay by plastic this upcoming holiday season by offering deferred interest plans.
Report: Two Major Fantasy Football Companies Tangled In ScandalThe New York Times reports on a developing fantasy football scandal. Two major fantasy sports companies are involved.
AAA Mid-Atlantic: New Jersey Gas Prices Still FallingAAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $1.96, down 3 cents from last week.
Staples Will Be Closed On Thanksgiving DayThis year Staples is keeping its doors closed on Thanksgiving.
3 On Your Side: Alleged Scam Artist Danna Ntaka ArrestedShe claims to be a doctor and a landlord, but a local woman is being accused of running an elaborate scam, stealing thousands of dollars from one victim after another. 3 On Your Side's Jim Donovan has been tracking her for years, so have detectives, and now they've finally caught up with her.
3 On Your Side: Best Vehicles For Teens The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is out with its latest list of best used cars for teens. As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, bigger might be better when buying your teen their first car.
3 On Your Side: What The Chip In Your Credit Card Means For YouThursday marks the day stores are supposed to have terminals that can read the new computer chip credit cards.