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BBB Celebrates National Consumer Protection Week
March 03, 2014

Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams? Maybe you’re wondering about the best way to use credit, how to shop for a used car, or maximize your security online. BBB has information for you during National Consumer Protection Week, which takes place the first full week of March each year. 

BBB is offering savvy consumers important tips to celebrate the annual National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), which is a coordinated campaign that encourages consumers nationwide to take full advantage of their consumer rights and make better-informed decisions.  Sign up at cbbb.wufoo.com/forms/email-sign-up/ to receive a BBB tip a day on the latest consumer topics. 

NCPW is March 2-8, and government organizations and nonprofits across the country are offering consumers a wealth of tips and information from federal and state governments and non-profit partner organizations. BBB goes the extra mile in encouraging every consumer to take full advantage of their consumer rights and make better-informed purchase decisions.

Every day, we make important decisions about finances, health, privacy, technology and more.  NCPW.gov offers consumers a wealth of tips and information from federal and state government and non-profit partner organizations. You can download and print the materials and share them with friends and neighbors, or order materials from select partners if you’re planning a larger event such as a conference or workshop. 

Visit www.bbb.org for more information. You may also visit www.ncpw.gov for information about free educational resources and to read blog posts from national consumer protection experts. For personal assistance, call 409/835-5348 or 855/BBB-SETX. 

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