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Consumer Resources

Information and resources to help consumers make good decisions.

Tools to Help with Product Research Before You Purchase

Learn about products before you buy.

  • Cars.com
    Research new or used car and truck reviews, prices, specs and options.
  • Common Sense Media
    Reviews products to help you find age-appropriate movies, books, apps, TV shows, video games, websites and music for children.
  • ConsumerSearch
    Analyzes reviews of products in over 300 categories. Presents detailed reports on top-rated brands. Offers buying guides with useful tips and suggested product features.
  • J.D. Power — NADA Guides
    Find prices and values for new and used cars, trucks, motorcycles, recreation vehicles and boats. You can also research and and compare new and used cars and trucks.
  • Recalls.gov
    One-stop shopping for information on U.S. Government recalls of motor vehicles, boats, food, medicine, cosmetics and more.
  • SaferProducts.gov
    Search complaints for thousands of unsafe products or file your own report. From the Consumer Product Safety Commission

Online Resource

You may also like the library's Online Resources for Consumer Information. The resource below requires a library card for use outside the library.

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