A collection of subscription databases, ebooks, and other online material paid for by the the Northville District Library or by the Michigan Electronic Library (MeL).
Consumer Reports with Cars Best Deals Plus
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Link to consumer resources from the Federal Government
- Save Money
Offers suggestions for saving money on the road, in your home, on health care, and on college tuition. from the State of Michigan.
- Consumer World
Check an airfare, read a consumer booklet, check stock quotes, compare prices, and more.
- Better Business Bureau
Eastern Michigan Better Business Bureau
- Consumer Complaint Phone Numbers
All-in-one subject directory of state & federal agency consumer complaint offices
- National Fraud Information Center
Read the daily report, learn how to protect your personal information.
- Michigan Occupational License Verification
Check status of individuals or businesses licensed
Purchasing/ Rating Products
- Consumer Guide
Rates and finds pricing pricing for new and used motor vehicles, electronics, appliances, computer hardware and software, office equipment, housewares, and more.
- Consumer Search
Reviews products, analyzes other reviews, and provides top-rated products listings from ask.com
Provides unedited opinions and reviews from user members about a broad range of products, services, and travel destinations.
- Green Guide
Features product reviews videos, blogs, and more for greener living
- BizRate Shopping Search
Rates and compares prices for items on many shopping sites.
Find and print coupons for frequently bought items. Register for local deals.
- My Simon
Offers price comparisons and product reviews
- Safe Shopping on the Internet
A mix of legal advice and tips for online shoppers sponsored by the American Business Association
A social media website focused on helping consumers make smarter decisions. They specialize in building communities and having them share their experiences by writing reviews, blog posts, how to guides and participating in forums.
- National Do Not Call Registry
How to remove your name from telemarketing lists from the Federal Trade Commision
- Reducing Junk Mail
How to remove your name from promotional mail lists from Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
How to remove your name from promotional mail lists from the Direct Marketing Association