Military Consumers: Salutes to you!

Military consumers: Salutes to you!

A message from the Bureau of Consumer Protection

Frequent relocation, separation from family and friends, the stresses of deployment and a steady paycheck from Uncle Sam can make military households an attractive target for scam artists. That’s why the Department of Defense, the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection […]

CFPB Report: Empowering Low Income and Economically Vulnerable Consumers

CFPB Report: Empowering Low Income and Economically Vulnerable Consumers

The low-income and economically vulnerable population includes as many as 100 million people. These consumers are diverse in culture, geography, stage of life, and financial status. Last year, the CFPB’s Office of Financial Empowerment hosted a forum to examine the unique consumer financial product and service […]

Save the Date! 36th Annual Consumer Affairs Conference

California Consumer Affairs Association logo

36TH ANNUAL CONSUMER AFFAIRS CONFERENCE

Helping Consumers and Students Beat Financial and Unemployment Challenges

California State University Northridge Thousand Oaks Room 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330 October 27–28, 2011 7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

HIGHLIGHTS:

New 2011 Consumer Laws Scamarama: Discuss and learn top consumer frauds, issues, trends Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: How is it […]

CA.gov Live Help – Request a Chat!

Live Help

Request a Chat!

Live Help is a service that allows you to ask a CA.gov operator to help you find information that is available at a CA.gov website. The operator will direct you to the appropriate CA.gov website or may provide a phone number of a state agency contact who will […]

Featured Financial Literacy Program – DCA Consumer Wiki

California Department of Consumer Affairs

Consumer Wiki – Packed with information, resources and referrals.

Cars & Drivers Buying and selling, repairs, Smog Check

Children & Teens Adoption, child care, missing children

Crime & Safety Emergency preparedness, fire, prevention, victim assistance

Employment & Education Jobs, worker benefits, K-12, colleges

Energy & Environment Air pollution, recycling, carbon […]