Consumer Information

Recommended Databases

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DB118
  1. App Name: Database List, Author: Paul Burtness, 763-323-5732

Recommended Websites

Charities Review Council
Charities Review Council’s mission is to mobilize informed donors and accountable nonprofits for the greater good.

Consumer Reports
Formed as an independent, nonprofit organization in 1936, Consumer Reports serves consumers through unbiased product testing and ratings, research, journalism, public education, and advocacy.

Minnesota Attorney General
Minnesota consumer protection and information.

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of types of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction.

U.S. Consumer Protection
Learn how to be a safe consumer, what to do when a purchase or service goes wrong, and more.

U.S. Publications
Publications.USA.gov is operated by the Federal Citizen Information Center (FCIC), U.S. General Services Administration. It serves as a central source of information about federal government publications helpful to citizens on a variety of topics.