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Leslie Gaydos is on the lookout for deals, scams, recalls and everything to help save you money

Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 at 11:49 PM EDT

How Social Media Has Changed the Prom Game (and the Cost)

How Social Media Has Changed the Prom Game (and the Cost)

It’s prom season, but if you think you know what goes into prom planning in 2019, think again. The game has changed thanks to social media. What used to be a sweet high school tradition has become an online...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 07:02 PM EDT

NBC10 Boston Solving Your Consumer Problems

NBC10 Boston Solving Your Consumer Problems

NBC10 Boston Responds has returned $274,766.02 to viewers.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 06:32 PM EDT

IRS Scammers Ramp Up Calls

IRS Scammers Ramp Up Calls

Scammers are ramping up the volume of fake calls specifically targeting Massachusetts residents.

Friday, Apr 5, 2019 at 10:53 AM EDT

Homeowners Beware: This Door-to-Door Scam Cost $3,650

Homeowners Beware: This Door-to-Door Scam Cost $3,650

The weather is warming up and you may be anxious to get some work done around the house. But whether it’s tree trimming, roof repairs, painting, or paving, beware of anyone knocking on your door with a deal.

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019 at 06:08 PM EDT

Avoiding an IRS Audit

Avoiding an IRS Audit

It's less than two weeks away from Tax Day. And if you're a last minute filer, speeding to get your taxes done may make you vulenerable to mistakes and an unexpected audit. NBC10 Boston's Leslie Gaydos has more...

Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 at 05:57 PM EDT

Navigating the Cheapest Flights Through Array of Travel Websites

Navigating the Cheapest Flights Through Array of Travel Websites

When searching for a cheap flight navigating travel websites can be a difficult task. If you don't have the patience to visit site after site looking for the best deal, there are online tools that will do the...

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 06:59 PM EDT

'Zombie Finger' Prevents Woman From Using Touch Screen Laptop

'Zombie Finger' Prevents Woman From Using Touch Screen Laptop

The world is at your fingertips when you're online. But when a viewer's finger was preventing her from logging on to the Internet, she reached out to NBC10 Boston Responds for help with an unusual consumer...

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 11:07 AM EDT

Residents Battle University Over Science Center

Residents Battle University Over Science Center

Susanne Macarelli, who called 'Talk to Ten' late last month, was born in the tiny North Shore Massachusetts town of Nahant. She is one of the hundreds of residents trying to stop plans for a new Northeastern...

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 at 07:30 PM EDT

How to Check for Odometer Fraud

How to Check for Odometer Fraud

In the market for a used car? If so, triple check the odometer. New research shows odometer fraud is on the rise, and it's something used car shoppers need to be on the lookout for.

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 11:08 AM EDT

Woman's Identity Used for Fraudulent Eversource Account

Woman's Identity Used for Fraudulent Eversource Account

When you hear warnings about identity theft, utility fraud generally doesn't usually come to mind. So imagine the surprise one of our NBC10 Boston viewers had when she couldn’t get a loan because someone had...

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