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Consumer Briefs


The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs protects the public from fraud, deceit and misrepresentation in the sale of goods and services. The Division developed Consumer Briefs to educate consumers about emerging frauds and topics that affect their daily lives.

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Aging, County Offices on English / Español
Alcohol and Drug Counselor Committee English / Español
Alternative Dispute Resolutions English / Español
Always Check Your Medications English / Español
Amusement Games English / Español
Architects, New Jersey State Board of English / Español
Auction, What is an English / Español
Auto Leasing Guide English / Español
Automotive Maintenance English / Español
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Back to School Shopping Tips English / Español
Bingos and Raffles, How to Apply for Approval to Conduct English / Español
Boards and Committees, Professional & Occupational English / Español
Bureau of Securities English / Español
Bureau of Securities FAQ's English / Español
Buying Used Cars, Tips on English / Español
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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning English / Español
Cellular Connection Protection, A Consumer Guide to English / Español
Cemetery Board, New Jersey English / Español
Certified Homemaker Home Health Aide (CHHHA), Consumer Tips on English / Español
Charitable Giving for NJ Consumers English / Español
Chiropractic Examiners, State Board of English / Español
Community Affairs Offices on Aging English / Español
Consumer Affairs Offices, County & Municipal English / Español
Consumer Briefs List English / Español
Cooking Your Holiday Meal English / Español
Cosmetology & Hairstyling, New Jersey State Board of English / Español
County Offices on Aging English / Español
Court, Small Claims English / Español
Credit Card Disclosure Act of 2009 English / Español
Credit Card Skimming English / Español
Credit Repair and Credit Reports English / Español
Credit Report, How to Place a Security Freeze on Your English / Español
Crib Safety Tips and Recall Information English / Español
Cycling and Skating Safety, Cycling, Skateboarding and Inline Skating English / Español
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Design Professional, Hiring a English / Español
Division of Consumer Affairs English / Español
Division's Professional Boards English / Español
Do Not Call, Telemarketing Law English / Español
Doctor, Selecting a English / Español
Donations, Make Them Count English / Español
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Elder Fraud English / Español
Electrical Contractor, Board of Examiners of English / Español
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Fire Alarm, Burglar Alarm and Locksmith Advisory Committee English / Español
Firewood: Buying, Storing and Using Firewood Safely in Your Home English / Español
Fireworks English / Español
Flood Victims - Tips to Avoid Scams English / Español
Foreclosure Scams English / Español
Fraudulent Charities, Beware of English / Español
Furniture, Tips on Buying English / Español
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Games, Amusement English / Español
Gas, Deal with High Prices English / Español
Gift Cards & Gift Certificates English / Español
Glossary, Online A-K English / Español
Glossary, Online L-Z English / Español
Government Scams, Beware of Imposter English / Español
Grandparent Scam, Beware of the English / Español
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Halal Food, Tips on Buying English / Español
Happy Holidays - Safe Holidays English / Español
Health Clubs English / Español
Healthcare Financing Plans English / Español
Heaters, Portable English / Español
Heating Your Home English / Español
High Gas Prices English / Español
Home Improvement Contractors, Hiring English / Español
Home Safety English / Español
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Identity Theft (Businesses Guide) English / Español
Identity Theft (If You Become a Victim) English / Español
Identity Theft (Phishing) English / Español
Internet, Playing It Safe English / Español
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Jewelry, Selling Your Precious Metals and English / Español
Junkyard ID Theft, Beware of English
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Kosher Food, Tips on Buying English / Español
 
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Lemon Law, Motorized Wheelchair English / Español
Lemon Law, New Car English / Español
Lemon Law, Used Car English / Español
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Mail Order Delivery of Household Furniture and Refund Policy Disclosure / Español
Marriage and Family Therapy English / Español
Massage Bodywork and Somatic Therapy Examining Committee English / Español
Master Plumbers, State Board of Examiners English / Español
Medical Examiners, State Board of English / Español
Medication, Always Check Your English / Español
Mortgage Loan Modification Scams English / Español
Mortuary Science, State Board of English / Español
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Nursing, New Jersey Board of English / Español
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Ophthalmic Dispensers and Ophthalmic Technicians English / Español
Optometrists, State Board of English / Español
Orthotics and Prosthetics, Board of Examiners / Español
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Pharmacy, Board of English / Español
Physical Therapy Examiners English / Español
Playing It Safe on the Internet English / Español
Predatory Lending, What is English / Español
Pre need Funeral Arrangements English / Español
Prescription Drugs Online, Is It Safe Buying English / Español
Prescription Drug Retail Price Registry English / Español
Prescription Drugs, Ways to Save on English / Español
Prepaid Phone Cards English / Español
Privacy Notices, What You Should Know About English / Español
Property Rental Scams, Beware of English / Español
Public Movers & Warehousemen English / Español
Public Safety Fund Raising Appeals English / Español
Purchasing a Pet English / Español
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Real Estate Appraiser Board English / Español
Refund Anticipation Loans English / Español
Refund Policy Disclosures English / Español
Rent-to-Own English / Español
Respiratory Care English / Español
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​Security Freeze English / Español
Selecting a Doctor English / Español
Senior Citizen Safety English / Español
Senior Investors, Bulletin for English / Español
Small Claims Court English / Español
Smishing (Personal Info. Theft Using Text Messaging) English / Español
Social Work Examiners English / Español
Space Heaters English / Español
Sports, Summer Safety English / Español
State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) English / Español
Sweepstakes, You Are a Winner or Maybe Not English / Español
Surplus Funds Scam English / Español
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Telemarketing (Tips to Avoid Scams) English / Español
Telephone Slamming English / Español
Text Messaging Fraud (Smishing) English / Español
Ticket Sale Scams English / Español
Toy Safety English / Español
Towing English / Español
Travel Scams English / Español
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Unit Pricing English / Español
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Veterinary Medical Examiners, State Board of English / Español
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Water Safety: Beaches, Lakes, Rivers, Waterparks & Pools English / Español
Wedding, Planning Your (Tips to Avoid Scams) English / Español
Weighing & Measuring English / Español
What is SHIP? English / Español
Wheel Alignment English / Español
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