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- Consumer Protection
A comprehensive website providing advice and tips for identifying and avoiding fraud in all areas, i.e. telemarketing, internet, of the elderly, and business scams. Also provides statistical reports and complaint forms.
- Tips For Avoiding Advance-Fee Loan Scams
Tips for avoiding Advance-fee Loan scams. Provided by the Federal Trade Commission
- Texas Department of Insurance Online Complaint Forms
contains on-line forms for consumer complaints against Life/Health, Auto/Home, and Real Estate Insurance Companies. Also provides an on-line complaint form for physicians and health care providers.
- Texas Attorney General
Provides consumer protection information along with an on-line complaint form. Contains Texas Deceptive Trade Practice Act, consumer protection brochures, as well as general consumer and senior alerts. Also provides information on lawsuits, identity theft, mold and offers links charities and non-profit organizations as well as other consumer resources.
- Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner
Provides consumer and credit industry services of the OCCC on-line as well as additional consumer resource
- FirstGov for Consumers Home Page
Resource for consumer information provided by the federal government
- Federal Trade Commission Home
Resource for consumers and businesses providing texts of publications and links to other anti-trust, legal, and economic resources
- Federal Trade Commission
List of Federal Trade Commission publications for consumers and businesses regarding credit
- CPSC Home Page
Offers information on product recalls and consumer safety tips
- ConsumerReports.org - Consumer Links
Provides links to Federal and State consumer agencies as well as private consumer advocacy sites
- Consumer Help from the Texas Department of Insurance
Resource for consumer advice, services, company lists as well as publications and related links
- General Consumer Info
- Product Info
- ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR is a government-backed program helping businesses and individuals protect the environment through superior energy efficiency. Site provides a catalogue of Energy Star approved products, information on home and business improvement, info on new homes, and partner resources.
- Appliance Magazine Online
Official site of Home Appliance Magazine. Site provides product profiles, expert advice and news regarding home appliances, electronics, outdoor products, and house wares.
- Credit - Reports & Repair
Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion are the three major credit bureaus. TransUnion's site offers online access to your credit report, credit management and education services, and a variety of other helpful information and useful links.
Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion are the three major credit bureaus. Experian's site offers online access to your credit report, credit management and education services, and a variety of other helpful information and useful links.
Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion are the three major credit bureaus. Equifax's site offers online access to your credit report, credit management and education services, and a variety of other helpful information and useful links.
- Insurance Carriers
Texans who have had their licenses suspended must provide the Department of Public Safety with an SR-22 before they can obtain occupational licenses or reinstate their licenses. SR-22 insurance is motor vehicle liability insurance which requires the insurance company to certify coverage to DPS, and the insurance company must notify DPS anytime the policy is cancelled, terminated or lapses. SR22Texas.com offers SR-22 insurance.
InsWeb.com provides insurance shopping resources, and allows users to obtain instant quotes on auto insurance.
Insure.com provides insurance shopping resources, and allows users to obtain instant quotes on auto insurance.
- Product Info