Credit Card Interest Rate Reduction Scams
These tips from the FTC will help you avoid these scams.
New ways to save on groceries
This Consumer Reports article has tips for saving money on your groceries with phone apps and websites.
Mobile Apps from USA.gov
This directory of apps includes an alternative fuel locator, TSA information, fuel economy.gov, find your embassy, U.S. Postal Service tools, and more.
The Truth About Cell Phones and the Do Not Call Registry
This FTC Consumer Alert, tells you why you don't need to register your cell phone numbers.
FTC Warns of Oil Spill Scams
Disasters tend to bring out the scammers and the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is generating its share. This consumer alert provides tips for spotting fraudulent offers or activity.
This redesigned site from the federal government is a one-stop site that provides financial education information, resources, and tools from over 20 different federal websites. Topics include managing debt and credit, dealing with mortgages, planning for retirement, saving & investing, and much more.
Junk Mail? How Did They All Get My Address?
This fact sheet from the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse provides tips for removing your name from national mailing lists.
Zip Code Finder and Boundary Map
Want to know where a zip code is located? Need to know the zip code for an address? Then check out this interactive map.
Looking for some fun things to do on your summer trip? How about a Factory Tour? This site lists more than 500 tours by state or industry.
Planning on taking a trip this summer and looking for an alternative to flying or driving? Then check out BusJunction. Bus travel can be very affordable and comfortable -- believe it or not!
Want to learn more about recycling or find a recycling center near you? Search the database at Earth911.com for specific recycling centers and check out their tips.
Summer is here and that means days in the water at the pool, lake, river or beach. Healthy Swimming from the CDC provides information and tips to help you and your family stay healthy while enjoying the water.
Thinking of buying travel insurance for your summer trip? Check out these tips from Consumer Action.
Where's my Refund?
This IRS page allows you to check on the status of your refund.
Quick Consumer Buying Tips
These tips from the Federal Citizen Information Center can help you avoid scams and shady deals.
Don't delay when planning an energy-efficient home improvement
This item from Consumer Reports describes how you can take advantage of tax credits and incentives.
Consumer's Guide: Credit Cards
This website from the Federal Reserve Board has interactive tools and features including understanding a credit card offer and understanding your statement. It also has an article about the new rules that took effect on February 22, 2010.
Conquer the paper piles. What documents to keep, what you can toss — and when.
This article from Consumer Reports can help you get your papers in order.
Online Banking, Bill Paying and Shopping: 10 Ways to Protect Your Money
This FDIC Consumer News article offers tips to protect yourself from online fraud.
Online Shopping Tips: E-Commerce and You
This updated fact sheet from the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse provides tips for ensuring that your online shopping experience is successful and that your personal information is protected.
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