Consumer Help

Find product and auto reviews, shopping tips, information about recalls, and consumer-protection agencies. Buying Guides & General Advice

  • Consumer Reports: A lot of free and useful information is available, but a paid subscription is required for product reviews and ratings.
  • ConsumerSearch: "Reviewing the reviews." Compiles and analyzes product reviews from magazines and websites. Great starting point.
  • Epinions.com: Products rated by people who bought them.
  • BudgetWorksheets.org:  Free printable budget worksheet for family budgets, travel budgets, and household planning. Household budget planner and budget calculator.
  • The Simple Dollar: Personal Finance Blog devoted to providing information related to managing your finances. 

Cars & Trucks

  • Car & Driver: Includes the magazine's road tests and reviews, interactive vehicle comparisons, and Kelley Blue Book values.
  • Edmunds.com: Reviews, comparisons, price and value information, and tips for buying new or used vehicles.
  • The Truth About Cars: Detailed reviews, written with a sense of humor.
  • Autotropolis:  Searching for a New Car or Used Car? Offers you Prices, Reviews, Auto Listings, Car Dealer Locator & more.
  • Fuel Economy - The official U.S. Government source for fuel economy information

Consumer Protection & Complaints