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Consumer Information
 
                                                 
   

Consumer Advocacy

Illinois Consumer Information

General Consumer Focused Websites

   

Credit Reports and Real Estate

Copyright, Patents, and Trademarks

Statistics

   

Transportation

Government

Labor

 
                                                 
   

Consumer Advocacy

Consumer Resources from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) 

Report a rip-off
www.FTCcomplaintassistant.gov or call 877-FTC-HELP

Sign up for the National Do Not Call Registry
www.donotcall.gov or call 888-382-1222

Learn about credit, loans, and mortgages
www.ftc.gov/credit

Free copy of your credit report
www.annualcreditreport.com  or call 877-322-8228

Report ID theft
www.ftc.gov/idtheft or call 877-ID-THEFT

Online safety
www.OnGuardOnline.gov

Hang up on phone fraud
www.ftc.gov/phonefraud

Read up on saving energy
www.ftc.gov/energysavings

Health and Fitness
www.ftc.gov/health

Business and advertising from the view of a kid
www.ftc.gov/youarehere

Consumer tips before purchasing
www.ftc.gov/consumer

Recursos para el Consumidor
www.ftc.gov/consumidor

Order free publications from the FTC
www.ftc.gov/bulkorder

Additional Internet websites:

Free Advice.com

The Citizens Utility Board (CUB)

National Consumers League

Consumers Union

Do-It-Yourself Congressional Investigation Kit

Scambusters

National Fraud Information Center

Credit Reports and Real Estate

The Federal Trade Commission 

Annual Credit Report.com

Annual Credit Report: Frequently Asked Questions

The Chicago Tribune Real Estate Page

Illinois Housing Search

Illinois State Treasurer’s Office

Transportation Websites

Public

Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT)

Road Conditions and Maps from IDOT

Cyberdrive Illinois

Passport Acceptance Facility Search Page

Pace Bus Schedules

CTA Train Schedules

CTA System Maps

Metra: Union Pacific West Line

The Chicago Airport System

Domestic

Kelley Blue Book

2009 Rules of the Road

Illinois Bicycle Rules of the Road

Drivers License/ID Card

Protect Your Identity - if your driver’s license or ID card is lost or stolen

Edmunds.com

Autopedia: The Automotive Encyclopedia

The Lemon Car Page

Copyright, Patents, and Trademarks

U.S. Copyright Office

Copyright Advisory Network

United States Patent and Trademark Office

Index of the U.S. Patent/Trademark Office

“Copyright: An Overview” from the Cornell Univ. Law School

Form 1023, Application for Recognition of Exemption - 501(c)(3)

“Overview of Trademark Law” from the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University

"Patent Law: An Overview" from the Cornell Univ. Law School

Statistics

Maywood's Statistics

Crime in Maywood

US Census Bureau

American Fact Finder

Government

The Maywood Village Code

Federal and State Tax Forms

State and Municipal Tax Forms

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Prevailing Wage Rates/Department of Labor

Consumer.gov

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Department of Commerce

Federal Citizen Information Center

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Taxes

llinois Consumer Information

Cook County Assessor's Office

Cook County Recorder of Deeds

Cyberdrive Illinois

Illinois Public Domain Land Tract Sales

Illinois Housing Search

Illinois State Treasurer’s Office

Transportation

Illinois CLICKS

Metromix

The Citizen's Utility Board

Illinois Legal Aid

News and Weather

The Illinois Crime Database

Labor

Department of Labor: State of Illinois

United States Department of Labor

Occupational Outlook Handbook

General Consumer Focused Websites

Consumer World

Consumer Search

Chasing Green

Gadget Guru

         
                                                 
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