- Oregon Financial Fraud/Consumer Protection
(*) This site by the Department of Justice provides a lot of information, resources, and forms for Oregonians dealing with financial fraud, identity theft, and other business issues.
- Consumer Information Center
(*) This Consumer Information Center contains free full-text versions of hundreds of the best federal consumer publications available on cars, children, employment, federal programs, food and nutrition, health, housing, money, and more. Information is available in a wide variety of languages.
- Consumer Search Reviews and Reports
(*) This site pulls together product reviews of anything you can think of, from lawn mowers to Blu-ray players to yoga mats. Use these reviews to identify what to purchase by finding product information in one place.
- Energy Savers
(*) Find tips on the latest advances in energy-saving products and practices. Get tips for using less energy in a variety of ways, plus how to apply for rebates and tax credits.
- Federal Consumer Protection
(*) Produced by the US Federal Trade Commission, this site covers consumer information in Spanish and English over many topics. Businesses can find resources and information here. Consumers can file complaints and learn about their rights.
- Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services
This state agency provides tools and information for Oregonians about consumer and worker assistance issues.
- Consumer Information and Complaints
Oregonians can find consumer information here, especially about various types of insurance including health, life, auto, homeowner and renter's insurance. This site provides easy-to-find contact information for talking with a consumer advocate, too.
- Consumer Product Safety Commission
An independent federal regulatory committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard or can injure children. Information is available in Spanish, Chinese, and Vietnamese.
This government website shares recall alerts with consumers. Find recall information for consumer products, vehicles, food, medicine, cosmetics, and environmental products. Powered by 6 federal agencies for complete information in one site.
- US Better Business Bureau
Locate BBB-accredited businesses, plus find resources for consumers, businesses, and charities. Includes information about Canadian businesses in addition to businesses in the US.
- Consumer Action Resource Center
This site provides financial education, as well as consumer information and protection resources, in a variety of languages. There is a Quick Menu allowing users to search easily through a lot of consumer topics.
- Annual Credit Report
Request up to 3 free credit reports each year through this site. Plus, find information about credit reports, including a thorough frequently asked questions (FAQs) section.
Subscription required to see full articles. Provides ratings, buying guides, product reviews and consumer information from the experts at Consumer Reports magazine.
- Carfax Vehicle Reports
Get comprehensive vehicle history reports for a fee.
The Oregon Digital Library is a joint initiative by the Oregon State University Library and the State Library of Oregon that seeks to provide a comprehensive search portal for digital collections in Oregon.
The Oregon Digital Newspaper Program (ODNP) is an initiative by the University of Oregon to digitize historic newspaper content and make it available to the public.
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For print-disabled Oregonians: Digital talking books and more from the Oregon State Library