Some of the following Consumer Action publications are available in bulk for non-profit or government agencies to distribute for educational purposes. Further info can be found on the How To Order Publications page.

California’s Low Cost Automobile Insurance Program

Library: English | California’s Low Cost Automobile Insurance Program . The State of California has developed this program to provide income eligible, good drivers with access to affordable automobile liability insurance. The policies are issued by California licensed insurance companies. California state law provides that a California Low Cost Automobile Insurance policy satisfies financial responsibility laws. Category: Automobiles Insurance on Apr 24, 2017

 
Time for an insurance checkup

Library: English | Time for an insurance checkup Assessing and adjusting your coverage. Staying adequately insured means reassessing your coverage each year and adjusting it in response to specific life events. This Insurance Checkup fact sheet explains why it’s important to revisit your insurance policies regularly, lists specific life events that typically warrant a change in coverage, provides tips and tools for managing your insurance and offers links to resources where you can learn more. Category: Automobiles Housing Housing Insurance Insurance Medical/Healthcare on Apr 26, 2016

 
California’s Lemon Law

Library: English | California’s Lemon Law Protection for new and used car buyers. This fact sheet about California’s protections for new and used car buyers explains how the state Lemon Law works, which vehicles are covered, the arbitration programs used by most car dealers and how consumers can pursue a claim in California. Category: Automobiles on Jul 22, 2015

 
Get a Car Loan

Library: English | Get a Car Loan That's in your best interest. If you are seeking financing for a new or used car, you could have many options even if you have a poor financial history. However, late payments and other credit problems signal lenders that you are a risky customer, which will increase the interest rate on the loans available to you. There are differences between lenders—so shop around to find the best deal. Category: Automobiles Credit Credit Reports Credit Scores Insurance on Mar 05, 2015

 
Auto Insurance - PowerPoint Slides

Library: English | Auto Insurance - PowerPoint Slides . This downloadable 16-slide PowerPoint presentation is designed to be used in conjunction with the auto insurance lesson plan. The slides provide a visual component to the training that will help to engage learners and improve retention. Category: Automobiles Insurance Money Management on Feb 19, 2015

 
Auto Insurance - Lesson Plan

Library: English | Auto Insurance - Lesson Plan . This downloadable packet guides community educators through a two-and-a-half-hour presentation on auto insurance—from determining the types and amount of coverage needed to finding the right policy, controlling your insurance costs, filing a claim and resolving disputes with the insurer. The lesson plan, which is designed to be used in conjunction with the downloadable PowerPoint presentation, also includes learning activities and a class evaluation form. Category: Automobiles Insurance Money Management on Feb 19, 2015

 
Questions and answers about auto insurance

Library: English | Questions and answers about auto insurance . The 30-page Auto Insurance Basics backgrounder, written in Q&A format, answers frequently asked questions on nearly a dozen auto insurance topics, from how to evaluate an insurer and select the right deductible to how tickets, accidents and credit scores may impact premiums. Category: Automobiles Insurance Money Management on Dec 15, 2014

 
Auto Insurance: The Basics

Library: English | Auto Insurance: The Basics . It’s every driver’s responsibility to have adequate auto insurance. This guide will help you determine how much—and what kinds of—coverage you need, and how to get protection at the best price. Category: Automobiles Insurance Money Management on Jan 05, 2009

 
How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Insurance Fraud

Library: English | How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Insurance Fraud A Consumer Guide for Asian Americans. An illustrated brochure describing the warning signs of insurance fraud, with some concrete steps you can take to avoid becoming a victim. Though written specifically to help Asian Americans, this brochure contains information helpful to all consumers. It details several types of insurance fraud, such as: fake policies, premium fraud, unlicensed agents, unnecessary services, and insurance scams. It also describes how to get your money back and where to complain about insurance fraud. Category: Automobiles Fraud/Scams Insurance on Apr 01, 2008

 
California Car Buyer’s Bill of Rights

Library: English | California Car Buyer’s Bill of Rights . California car buyers have important rights that have changes the way millions of cars are bought and sold in California. Category: Automobiles Credit Credit Scores on Jun 16, 2006

 
 

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