English Library: Internet

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 Consumer Action's Publications page.

Put a Lock on It

Library: English | Put a Lock on It: Protecting your online privacy

This fact sheet gives Internet users the knowledge to keep themselves and their families safe while taking advantage of the many benefits of being online. Topics include securing your online accounts and mobile apps, shopping and banking safely on a computer or mobile device, preserving your privacy while using social media, and avoiding unwelcome content and communications.

Category: Internet Privacy Rights Technology on Oct 19, 2015

 
Privacy and Control for Social Media Users

Library: English | Privacy and Control for Social Media Users: How much do you want to share?

This brochure presents the potential privacy risks in social networking and prepares social media users to make wise choices about what they share and who they share it with. It includes information about how to use the privacy controls on social networking websites and apps and offers tips for enjoying social media while still protecting your personal privacy.

Category: Internet Privacy Rights Technology on Oct 30, 2014

 
California LifeLine Case Studies

Library: English | California LifeLine Case Studies

These five case studies will give Lifeline workshop participants an opportunity to apply what they have learned about California LifeLine discounts, service options and eligibility.

Category: Internet Telecom on May 15, 2014

 
California LifeLine Public Assistance Programs

Library: English | California LifeLine Public Assistance Programs

Detailed description of various federal and state assistance programs.

Category: Internet Telecom on May 15, 2014

 
List of Toll Free Numbers for California LifeLine Service

Library: English | List of Toll Free Numbers for California LifeLine Service

Useful list of toll free numbers to give out to consumers while teaching the California LifeLine module.

Category: Internet Telecom on May 15, 2014

 
Connect to California LifeLine and Save! (2019)

Library: English | Connect to California LifeLine and Save! (2019): Discounted telephone service can help your family stay in touch

California LifeLine provides discounts on basic residential wireline (home phone) or wireless telephone service to eligible low-income households. Consumers who qualify for California LifeLine pay a fraction of the regular cost for telephone connection or activation and monthly service. This brochure explains the features and benefits of Lifeline phone service, how to apply for the program and what you must do to continue participation.

Category: Internet Telecom Wireless on May 12, 2014

 
Your Digital Dollars - PowerPoint Training Slides

Library: English | Your Digital Dollars - PowerPoint Training Slides

Your Digital Dollars PowerPoint training file is available for download in the “Download File” section.

Category: Banking Fraud/Scams Internet Money Management Privacy Rights on Sep 19, 2011

 
Your Digital Dollars - Lesson Plan and Class Activities

Library: English | Your Digital Dollars - Lesson Plan and Class Activities

This packet, only available as a PDF file, provides guidance for teachers and team leaders. The 24-page packet contains a detailed curriculum, classroom activities and take home worksheets.

Category: Banking Fraud/Scams Internet Money Management Privacy Rights on Sep 19, 2011

 
Your Digital Dollars - Safety and privacy in online and mobile transactions

Library: English | Your Digital Dollars - Safety and privacy in online and mobile transactions: Protect your identity and data while banking or paying digitally

As more daily tasks, from shopping and banking to working and socializing, get done on a computer or mobile device, the opportunities to expose personal data increase.

Category: Fraud/Scams Internet Privacy Rights Wireless on Aug 29, 2011

 
Your Digital Dollars - Mobile Banking and Mobile Payments

Library: English | Your Digital Dollars - Mobile Banking and Mobile Payments: Make financial transactions safely on the go

Check your balance…transfer money…make a purchase—these are just a few of the things you can do on the go with a cellular telephone or other mobile device.

Category: Banking Fraud/Scams Internet Money Management on Aug 23, 2011

 
 

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