Consumer Information

Librarian-created resourceInternet & Email Safety - safety tips on using the web, email, and social media

Consumer Blog - timely consumer information and tips from our librarians

Annual Credit Reports - the Federal Trade Commission provides information about and a link to, the only authorized online source to get a free credit report under Federal law
Better Business Bureau - the Better Business Bureau offers advice to consumers on many topics as well as listing many current scams to avoid 

Consumer Guides and Protection - a subject list official information and services from the U.S. Government
Consumer Information Center - hundreds of federal consumer publications provided by the U.S. General Services Administration, Pueblo, Colorado

Consumer Protection - topical list from Washington State
Kelley Blue Book - values for new and used cars, trucks and motorcycle
National Automobile Dealers Association - along with values for used cars, trucks and motorcycles, it also has prices for boats, aircraft and manufactured homes

VINCheck - the National Insurance Crime Bureau's VINCheck is a service provided to the public to assist in determining if a vehicle has been reported as stolen, but not recovered, or has been reported as a previously declared total loss vehicle by cooperating NICB members.

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Subscription database- taxpayer-funded subscription database - requires city library card outside of library

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