Consumer Resources

CONSUMER EDUCATION

CREDIT INFORMATION

  • American Credit Collectors - The Association of Credit and Collection Professionals.
  • Equifax - Provider of credit information.
  • Experian - Provider of credit information.
  • Borrow Smart - Loan shopping, borrowing strategies and money management.
  • NFCC - A service offering low-cost assistance to credit-related issues.
  • TransUnion - Source of credit information, offers risk and portfolio-management services.

LEGAL RESOURCES

  • Attorney Directory - Search for an attorney based on location & practice.
  • Better Business Bureau - BBB report can help you determine if a company has a good record.
  • Consumer Law Page - A "know your rights" consumer law resources site.
  • FindLaw - Provides access to a comprehensive and fast-growing online library of legal resources for use by legal professionals, consumers and small businesses.
  • LegalZoom - Do-it-yourself legal resources for consumers.
  • LectLaw - Material on problems and questions consumers run into.

MONEY MANAGEMENT

  • Hoover's - Money management, career development, news, and business travel.
  • Kiplinger News - Personal finance and business forecasting guidance.
  • Quicken - Organize and track your finances.
  • Smart Money - Get online investment assistance and real-time stock market quotes.
  • Your Money Page - Tools and calculators for your financial future.

MORTGAGE AND LOAN INFO

  • Multi-lingual Mortgage Guide - Download a free guide to choosing the right mortgage, in Spanish and English.
  • Fannie Mae - Financial services make it possible for low, moderate, and middle-income families to buy homes.
  • Freddie Mac - Corporation chartered by Congress to create a continuous flow of funds to mortgage lenders in support of homeownership and rental housing.
  • Mortgage Daily - Latest news in the mortgage industry.

MOVING RESOURCES

  • Click and Move - They've compiled a directory of over 1,000,000 moving and relocation related services.

TITLE INSURANCE

SCHOOLS AND EDUCATION

TAX INFO AND RESOURCES