Consumer Information

Buying A Home: A step-by-step guide to the homeowning process, from the first decision through the closing, from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Reverse Mortgages FAQs from HUD: Top ten things to know if you're interested in a reverse mortgage, provided by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Do Not Call Registry: The National Do Not Call Registry gives you a choice about whether to receive telemarketing calls at home. Register and relax!

Identity Theft Resource Center: Identity Theft Resource Center® (ITRC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to the understanding and prevention of identity theft. It provides victim and consumer support as well as public education. The ITRC also advises governmental agencies, legislators, law enforcement, and businesses about the evolving and growing problem of identity theft.

Better Business Bureau: The Better Business Bureau is an independent, non-profit organization that provides services to consumers and businesses.

Cars.com: Comprehensive information from the auto industry and consumer contributors covering all areas of interest to potential car buyers and sellers. Research makes and models, select your vehicle, and enter your ZIP code to find local inventory of new and used cars. Compare up to four vehicles at a glance in this online car lot.

NH Lemon Law Assistance: Got a lemon? Here's what you need to know and how to deal with the process leading back to a sweet deal.

RepairPal: This site offers free, realistic quotes for auto repairs by make and model and in a specific locality. Find the local going rate for repairs before you talk to the shop.

Epinions: Unbiased reviews by real people, including lots of top ten lists.

Consumer Product Safety Commission: This is an excellent site containing information on product safety information and recalls.

Recalls: Check on current recalls or report a potential problem.

Acme How To: Step-by-step instructions for home maintenance and troubleshooting problems around your home, from appliance repair to PC problems. Ideal for new homeowners who are unsure how to maintain, repair, & protect their investment to make things last.

eHow.com: Offers nuts-and-bolts answers to a large variety of "how do I…?" questions. Includes information and step-by-step instructions, videos, citations, and references for everything from science fair projects to crafts to troublesome laundry problems.