Military Consumers: Salutes to you!

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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… Continue Reading


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… Continue Reading


Save the Date! 36th Annual Consumer Affairs Conference

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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… Continue Reading


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… Continue Reading