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Why You Should Opt-Out

What does Opt-Out mean? Opting out simply gives you more control over your personal information and what can be shared.

I recently became a victim of identity fraud when someone illegally obtained access to my checking account and debit card information electronically. 393 more words

Consumer Protection

Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum - Kingfisher told to pay 15,000 for dirty water

Forum Orders Firm To Take Strict Quality Control Steps 


The consumer forum  ordered a mineral water company to pay compensation to two south Mumbai residents who found black particles in their packaged water served at a posh restaurant in 2005. 277 more words

Consumer Awareness

Are You a Victim of ID Theft?

Chances are, you or someone you know is or has been a victim of ID Theft. This is a growing problem in our society that is affecting millions of people every year. 592 more words

Consumer Protection

Are Long-Term Car Loans a Good Idea?

The “Great Recession”, low wages, and lack of job security have meant that you’ve been putting off replacing your worn out car for several years. Unfortunately, you can only wait so long. 550 more words

Consumer Protection

Friday Smile...

goes to Pat, Jo and the Soil for Life team for their creatively yummy “Eat For The Earth” Fundraiser

 “Our exciting annual fundraiser, where we ask you to host a meal for your friends, will be run for the month of  144 more words


Beverage Fortification 101 -- Food Science in the News

Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the sheer number of options in the beverage aisle of a supermarket? When I was a kid, my options were simple: milk, juice, soda, coffee, water, or sports drinks. 169 more words

Nutrition/Food Science News

Consumer Alert: Public Hearings on Agri Product Standards Amendment Bill 2014

Grass actively encourages consumer participation in South Africa to grow a conscious and informed consumer voice. This is vital to bring about true grassroots change in our dysfunctional food system. 257 more words