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Shopping and Consumer Issues
Helpful tips on specific consumer issues, like buying a car or home, filing a complaint, or preventing identity theft. The Consumer Action Website is maintained and updated by the Federal Citizen Information Center of the U.S. General Services Administration.
Edmunds.com
Great information for those of us who are buying or selling cars.  Prices, reviews and much more…

Kelley’s Blue Book
New and used car pricing information

NADA guides — cars
boats

RVs
 and more

Safercar.gov
Vehicle crash test results and much more.

www.fueleconomy.gov
From the U.S. Department of Energy.  Let this site to help you choose a car wisely!

Better Business Bureau
This is BBB headquarters — the one serving our area is the New England Regional one.

The FTC’s ID Theft Home
Find out what to do if you experience identity theft.

 Insurance Companies Ratings
Check out an insurance company before you decide…

Give.org
Check here before giving to charity.  The Better Business Bureau helps us give wisely.

AbbysGuide.com
Buying guides for big ticket items like appliances and electronics.

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