The holidays are a time of year when many people are searching for evaluations for the newest technology products. While many branches of the Monroe County Library System carry a subscription to Consumer Reports, a second opinion is often desired.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is the nation’s consumer protection agency. The agency works hard to prevent fraudulent, deceptive and unfair business practices. These types of practices have become commonplace, and the FTC wants to educate the public about these scams.
The Monroe County Opportunity Program (MCOP) offers a number of housing programs. Two of these programs include:
The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Adminstration (NHTSA) has unveiled a new, free, online search tool for consumers to determine if a vehicle is directly impacted by a recall.
Now Available from the Secretary of State - Just in time for the August 5 election:
"It's time to vote" text and email reminders
For the first time, Michigan voters can sign-up to receive free text or email reminders from the Michigan Secretary of State's office whenever an upcoming election is around the corner.
To sign up, go to michigan.gov/sos and click on the red envelope located with all the social media icons towards the bottom of the page.