The Car Smart pamphlet was developed by the Massachusetts Consumers’ Coalition to provide consumers with information and tips about buying a car, what to do if the purchase goes sour, how to handle repair problems, and some helpful tips about other issues. You can find the pamphlet here.
Your credit history is one of the most important consumer issues. Have you ever checked your credit report? Do you know your credit score? Consider finding these out. Here is some more information about the importance of your credit history and how to check your credit report free:
Consumer Agencies and Organizations
Here are some of the best resources to explain consumer rights and resolve consumer problems:
Local Consumer Programs (to file complaints in MA)
Mini Consumer Guide
Here is a mini guide to two dozen helpful consumer resources: