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Website of the Week Archive

Dec. 4, 2000

Find-It! Consumer, 

This new service from the Washington State Library offers "one-stop shopping" for Internet-based information on consumer protection and safety. A preselected list of more than 70 state, federal, and organization websites contain current and reliable pamphlets, brochures, and other documents. You may search the database by keyword or topic. Among the dozens of topics are Alternative Medicine, Auto Insurance, Business Licenses, Child Safety, Consumer Credit, Disease Prevention, E-commerce Services, Fair Housing, Funeral Homes and Services, Home Ownership and Mortgages, Identity Theft, Internet Service Providers, Job Training and Retraining, Landlord/Tenant Issues, Lemon Laws, Life Insurance, Online Auctions and Sales, Product Safety and Recall, Retirement, Substance Abuse, Telemarketing, Toy Safety, Unfair Business Practices, Water Pollution, and Wills and Estates. Sponsors include the Washington Attorney General's Office, the Department of Ecology, the Department of Social and Health Services, and the Governor's Office.

2008, M.G. Gallagher Law Library, University of Washington