This section provides product and service information so that consumers can make informed purchasing decisions. It also provides information about service contracts, warranties, recalls, and other product or service information for consumers who already have made purchases. Sites in this section are buyers' guides, decision guides, price comparisons, recall information, or tips and advice. Sites which are primarily promotional in nature, and not significantly useful in making informed shopping choices, can be found in appropriate Business, Regional, or Shopping categories. Consumer Information Home.
- Offers Canadian Consumer Handbook www
Offers information that includes online shopping, Consumer Handbook, contracts, housing and home renovations, identity theft and collection agencies. Created and updated by the Consumer Measures Committee. [English and French] Canadian Consumer Handbook.
- A Federation of American Consumers and Travelers (FACT) www
A national consumer organization offering benefits, American Consumers and Travelers (FACT), discounts, and programs for consumers and travelers. Offers subscription based articles on cost saving health care benefits, scholarships, grants, and non-partisan political reports. Federation of American Consumers and Travelers (FACT).
- Instruction Instruction Manuals UK www
Instruction manuals for products sold in the United Kingdom. Instruction Manuals UK.
- A BestStuff.com www
A network of reporters, BestStuff.com, authors, and industry experts offering reviews of new products. BestStuff.com.
- Provides Federal Citizen Information Center www
Provides a library of consumer interest publications on a variety of topics. Citizen Information Center. A service of the U.S. General Services Administration. Federal Citizen Information Center.
- Contains The User Manual Site www
Contains instruction manuals and other support documents including operator and user guides, User Manual Site, and how-to information for all sorts of appliances, machines and devices. The User Manual Site.
- Produced EnerGuide www
Produced by the Canadian government's Office of Energy Efficiency, EnerGuide, rates home appliances for cost of operation and gives tips and advice. EnerGuide.
- Provides EConsumer.gov www
Provides information on consumer protection laws in thirteen countries and offers consumers a way to file complaints online. EConsumer.gov.
- Questions InfoFAQ www
Questions and answers about buying products and services over the Internet. InfoFAQ.
- Database ConsumerSearch.com www
Database of categorized consumer product reviews from a variety of news and trade publications. ConsumerSearch.com. For each product, it ranks and describes all reviews, provides a full story of expert analysis, and lists top rated products by category. ConsumerSearch.com.
- Covering Moving Company Guide www
Covering choosing a moving company, Company Guide, insurance, checklists, and tips. Moving Company Guide.
- Life Master Me Meter www
Life calculators and tools for career, Meter, family, and work. Master Me Meter.
- Consumers MouthShut.com www
Consumers research, MouthShut.com, compare, and review products and services. MouthShut.com.
- An Ineed2know.org www
An independent, Ineed2know.org, not-for-profit service providing articles and tips about products and services. Ineed2know.org.
- Includes InstructionSheets.com www
Includes alphabetical list of manufacturers with links to their sites and list of product instruction manuals offered for download. InstructionSheets.com.
- An Make Life Easy www
An analytical shopping tool for consumers and businesses. Life Easy. Users can create smart shopping lists and personal consumer reports to make skilled purchase decisions. Make Life Easy.
- Consumer Canadian Consumer Information www
Consumer information guides covering a variety of topics including children, Consumer Information, consumer products and services, environment, food, health, housing and finance. Canadian Consumer Information.
- This Consumers' Checkbook www
This independent, Checkbook, non-profit consumer authority provides articles and ratings for local services in the United States. Consumers' Checkbook.
- Using JD Power Information Center www
Using consumer satisfaction data collected, Power Information Center, this site provides consumers information to help them in their buying decisions. JD Power Information Center.
- Buying Abby's Guide www
Buying guides with tips and advice. Guide. Also has forums where people can post their experiences and degrees of satisfaction with products they have purchased. Abby's Guide.
- Support Fixya.com www
Support information for consumer electronics and appliances, Fixya.com, repair services, manuals, guides, faqs and troubleshooting. Fixya.com.
- Wal-Mart's Check Out www
Wal-Mart's buyers blog about products they evaluate and solicit input from customers. Check Out.
- Helps TheSqueakyWheel www
Helps dissatisfied consumers get refunds and apologies. TheSqueakyWheel.
- Informs Ticket Scam Resource Center www
Informs consumers about the different types of scams involving concert and sporting event tickets. Ticket Scam Resource Center.
- Free Appliance Helpline www
Free on-line major appliance diagnosis and repair tips. Helpline. Also information on individualized telephone help for a small fee. Appliance Helpline.
- A Consumer Energy Information www
A U. Energy Information.S. Department of Energy site, including glossary, fact sheets, and tips for several home systems and appliances. Consumer Energy Information.
- Discussion Penny Auction WatchDogs www
Discussion board dedicated to the community of bidders and owners of penny auction sites. Penny Auction WatchDogs.
- A Houston Storage Auctions www
A service which provides a schedule of storage unit auctions in the Houston, Storage Auctions, Texas area. Houston Storage Auctions.
- Independent, CarTest.ca www
Independent, CarTest.ca, unbiased new vehicle reviews, opinions and commentary based on test drives. Includes archive of reviews for previous model years, and reference and buying resources. CarTest.ca.
- A DriveClean.CA.Gov www
A guide for zero and near-zero emission vehicles from the California Air Resources Board. DriveClean.CA.Gov. Includes articles, general facts and figures, and FAQs. DriveClean.CA.Gov.
- Free Fashion After 50 www
Free fashion archetype quiz helps older women rediscover their inner goddess and style preferences. After 50. Advice about how to dress, news about trends. Fashion After 50.
- How The Budget Fashionista www
How to look your best for less. Budget Fashionista. Find out about the latest styles, secret celebrity fashion tips and discount designer fashions. The Budget Fashionista.
- Consumer-generated Epinions: Communications Equipment www
Consumer-generated reviews, Communications Equipment, buying tips and advice, ratings, price information, and searchable in a variety of ways from price to product type. Epinions: Communications Equipment.
- Offers SatelliteGuys www
Offers forums to post general satellite news and questions, SatelliteGuys, DirecTV and Dish Network equipment. SatelliteGuys.
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