A Message from Consumer Action

Consumer Action's MoneyWi$e educational materials have moved to our Managing Money Project website. Here you may view, download and order bulk copies of the MoneyWi$e materials. Please make a note of the Managing Money Project address— www.managing-money.org —and add it to your address book.

Headline News Archive



  • E-prescription networks merge. The nation's two electronic prescription networks plan to announce today that they are merging in an effort to encourage the adoption of their technology by


  • Mortgage meltdown was no accident. George Mitchell's wife, Lillian, took her last breath in the house she loved, on New Year's Day 2006. "Right there in that spot," says George, 77, nodding
  • Obama knows firsthand about debt. Far too many people are buckling under the strain of running a household as consumer prices rise, home values decline and banks tighten up on
  • The safe deposit box goes online. Say somebody steals your wallet while you're traveling. Wouldn't it be convenient to recover copies of crucial credit card information and other documents from any
  • Love the home you're stuck with. When prices were soaring, credit was flowing and selling was as easy as jamming a FOR SALE sign into your front lawn, the simplest way
  • IRS raises auto mileage deductions. The Internal Revenue Service, citing the drain that high gasoline prices are having on people's finances, said Monday that it was raising the automobile mileage
  • Soy joven, ¿cómo consigo empleo?. Soy joven... ¿Qué alternativas tengo para trabajar? En esta época del año muchos estudiantes se gradúan de la secundaria o empiezan sus vacaciones
  • Cómo sobrevivir a un despido. Perder el trabajo es uno de los momentos vitales que causan mas estrés. Se considera tan impactante en la vida de las personas como
  • Cable firms' ads leave fuzzy impression. Avery Axel was annoyed with his cable company, Comcast, and was considering switching to Verizon's new FiOS fiber-optic TV and Internet service. The picture on
  • La magia del fondo mutuo. Te apuesto lo que quieras que cuando te has dejado llevar por la fantasía de qué harías si te ganas la lotería,
  • Medicare cards may be targets of ID theft. Social Security officials, concerned about the risk of identity theft, are calling for immediate action to remove Social Security numbers from the Medicare cards used
  • Gourmet eating for less. Marketing consultant Shauna Dawson likes good food and good deals, and that has turned her into a bold shopper. The 34-year-old Carthay Circle resident will

Quick Menu

Support Consumer Action

Support Consumer

Join Our Email List

Optional Member Code
Facebook FTwitter T

MoneyWise Modules

Managing Money Topics

Help Desk