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Consumer Information

Databases

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
Search this trusted source for product reviews and ratings, including recommendations and buying advice.  Searchable sections include Home and Garden, Electronics, Babies and kids, Money, Health and Food.  Also includes extensive information related to buying new and used cars. This database paid for by Northville District Library.

Angie's List logo Angie's List – Ask at Reference Desk.  This database paid for by Northville District Library.

Websites

  • Consumer.gov
    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.

Consumer Protection/Complaints

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
  • Epinions
    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

Online Shopping

  • Coupons
    Find and print coupons for frequently bought items. Register for local deals.
  • My Simon
    Offers price comparisons and product reviews
  • Viewpoints
    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.

Unsolicited Marketing

  • Reducing Junk Mail
    How to remove your name from promotional mail lists from Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
  • DMAChoice
    How to remove your name from promotional mail lists from the Direct Marketing Association
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