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http://www.econsumer.gov/

Provides information on consumer protection laws in thirteen countries and offers consumers a way to file complaints online.

http://www.consumerinformation.ca/

Consumer information guides covering a variety of topics including children, consumer products and services, environment, food, health, housing and finance.

http://www.jdpower.com/

Using consumer satisfaction data collected, this site provides consumers information to help them in their buying decisions.

http://www.beststuff.com/

A network of reporters, authors, and industry experts offering reviews of new products.

http://www.checkbook.org/

This independent, non-profit consumer authority provides articles and ratings for local services in the United States.

http://www.instructionsheets.com/

Includes alphabetical list of manufacturers with links to their sites and list of product instruction manuals offered for download.

http://www.infofaq.com/

Questions and answers about buying products and services over the Internet.

http://www.fixya.com/

Support information for consumer electronics and appliances, repair services, manuals, guides, faqs and troubleshooting.

http://usafact.org/

A national consumer organization offering benefits, discounts, and programs for consumers and travelers. Offers subscription based articles on cost saving health care benefits, scholarships, grants, and non-partisan political reports.

http://www.consumerhandbook.ca/

Offers information that includes online shopping, contracts, housing and home renovations, identity theft and collection agencies. Created and updated by the Consumer Measures Committee. [English and French]

http://couponshowto.com/

A guide to using coupons with articles on money-saving tips, tutorials and videos.

http://www.manualsonline.com/

Contains free instruction manuals and other support documents including operator and user guides, and how-to information for all sorts of appliances, machines and devices.

http://www.hobb.org/

Dedicated to helping homeowners resolve their construction defects, and exposing the use, abuse, and unfair tactics of binding arbitration in new home contracts.

http://www.fightback.com/

Offers a public complaint board, special reports and advice.

http://www.consumerline.org/

Consumer advice and complaints information for consumers, includes a directory of consumer organisation contacts.

http://www.mywoes.com/

A consumer complaint site. Post and read complaints from other consumers.

http://www.thesqueakywheel.com/

Helps dissatisfied consumers get refunds and apologies.

http://www.contractorsfromhell.com/

Information and resources on contracting for and hiring home remodeling contractors.

http://www.faircomment.com/

FairComment.con is an organisation dedicated to championing the consumer's rights for fair play for goods or services purchased from big businesses.

http://www.newbuyer.com/

Buying portals of rated links in objective, easy to navigate buying guides to help buyers make confident buying decisions

http://www.masshousinginfo.org/

One-stop Shopping for Housing Information and Referrals offered by the Massachusetts Nonprofit Housing Association's statewide network of housing agencies. Tenants, landlords, prospective buyers and homeowners can access information, referrals, brief counseling or workshops on a wide range of housing issues.

http://www.tattletaleconsumerhotline.com/

A consumer information web site providing consumer tips, alerts, health and fitness notes, and private sector and public sector information. Additionally, consumers may post complaints and get answers to questions.

http://www.northeastmediation.com/

Promotes reconciliation and settlements of disputes from personal injury matters to civil rights and employment claims. Includes general rules, fees and policies, mediator's profile and partial list of clients. Located in Quincy, Massachusetts.

http://www.choicetrust.com/

Consumers can access their personal credit report and insurance score. Also offers tools to find doctors, dentists or chiropractors, and research to verify professionals and businesses.

http://myfloridalegal.com/

Florida Citizen Safety Center. Short text articles on many potential fraud situations.

http://www.consumer.ca/

An independent, non-profit volunteer organization, represents and informs consumers and advocates action on their behalf to improve the quality of life.

http://www.hadd.com/

Working to bring about reforms to the unregulated Texas home building industry to provide consumer protection for new home buyers and licensing of all Texas home builders.

http://www.consumersinternational.org/

Supports, links and represents consumer groups and agencies all over the world. It has a membership of over 250 organisations in over 100 countries. It strives to promote a fairer society through defending the rights of all consumers, especially the poor, marginalised and disadvantaged.

http://www.troubleshooter.com/

In conjunction with Tom Martino's syndicated radio show, the site provides business referrals, consumer news, and a discussion board.

http://www.consumerwatchdog.org/

A nationally-recognized, California-based, non-profit consumer education and advocacy organization. Deals in insurance reform, healthcare reform, billing errors, and other issues.