FOR COVERING CONSUMER NEWS
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Tips, company information, news alerts.
Consumer Federation of America
Information on consumer issues, with emphasis on banking, insurance,
Consumer Information Center
Federal government center, with topical information, recalls, frauds,
e-mail update list for journalists.
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Recalls, statistics, e-mail update list.
A look at the ups and downs of consumer reporting from Columbia
Online version of the magazine. Only some content is free without
A load of topical links plus consumer guides.
A product review guide, with links to resources.
Federal Trade Commission
Media advisories, consumer information, links to regional offices.
Food and Drug Administration
Searchable site with regulatory information on food, cosmetics,
drugs, medical products.
Tracks financial information on charities, with some Form 990s posted
National Association of Consumer Agency Administrators
Links to state consumer agencies and officials, newsletter.
National Consumer Law Center
Advocacy lawyers' group, offering info and links to consumer resources.
National Consumers' League
Advocacy group, possible story ideas.
Activist consumer group, with emphasis on medical, nuclear issues,
US Consumer Gateway
Government site links to related federal info.