Korean Library

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.

Library of Korean Publications, Sorted by Date

Getting up to speed (Korean)

Library: Korean | Getting up to speed (Korean) . Today, high-speed home internet service (broadband) is virtually a necessity for everything from finding a job to doing homework. However, many low-income households are at a disadvantage because broadband has been unaffordable for them. This fact sheet explains more about broadband, including its importance, benefits, availability and pricing. It also presents special programs that offer low-income households fast home internet service at a discount.  Filed Under: Internet Money Management on Nov 14, 2016

 
Watch out! Online video and your privacy (Korean)

Library: Korean | Watch out! Online video and your privacy (Korean) . While consumers now have many more options for how, where and when they watch video, they also face new risks to their personal privacy. This publication makes viewers aware of the privacy issues raised by video streaming and video sharing technology as well as what they can do to protect themselves. Filed Under: Internet Privacy Rights on Oct 05, 2016

 
The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (Korean)

Library: Korean | The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (Korean) How it restricts collectors and protects consumers. This concise guide to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) makes consumers aware of what collectors must do under the law, what they are allowed to do, and what they are prohibited from doing. It also provides information about getting a collector to stop contacting you, what your options are if a collector violates the FDCPA and where to get more information or personal assistance. Filed Under: Consumer Rights Credit Debt Collection Money Management on Sep 20, 2016

 
What’s not to ‘Like’? (Korean)

Library: Korean | What’s not to ‘Like’? (Korean) Protecting your privacy on social media . Online sharing is a hugely popular pastime. This publication presents the potential risks of oversharing on social media and provides specific tips and tools for participating in social networks while also protecting your privacy and staying safe online. Filed Under: Internet Privacy Rights on Sep 13, 2016

 
Money Management 1-2-3: THREE: Planning a Secure Future (Korean)

Library: Korean | Money Management 1-2-3: THREE: Planning a Secure Future (Korean) . The “Money Management 1-2-3: Be Smart About Money All Your Life” series focuses on basic money management skills at the beginner, intermediate and advanced level. Part three, Planning a Secure Future, focuses on leaving the workforce, funding your retirement and protecting what you've accumulated. Topics include tapping your investments and home equity, staying adequately insured, managing medical expenses, the basics of estate planning and, for some grandparents, raising a second family. Filed Under: Money Management Mortgages on Jun 29, 2016

 
Money Management 1-2-3: TWO: Achieving Financial Goals (Korean)

Library: Korean | Money Management 1-2-3: TWO: Achieving Financial Goals (Korean) . The “Money Management 1-2-3: Be Smart About Money All Your Life” series focuses on basic money management skills at the beginner, intermediate and advanced level. Part two, Achieving Financial Goals, addresses updating your budget, accumulating a nest egg and protecting your assets. Topics include budgeting and debt management, saving and investing, homeownership and insurance. Filed Under: Money Management Mortgages on Jun 27, 2016

 
Money Management 1-2-3: ONE: Getting a Strong Start (Korean)

Library: Korean | Money Management 1-2-3: ONE: Getting a Strong Start (Korean) . The “Money Management 1-2-3: Be Smart About Money All Your Life” series focuses on basic money management skills at the beginner, intermediate and advanced level. Part one, Getting a Strong Start, addresses how to manage your income, use credit wisely and live within your means. Topics include understanding your pay stub, filing your tax returns, creating a budget, setting up bank accounts, establishing and building good credit and managing student loans. Filed Under: on Jun 23, 2016

 
Put a Lock on It - Protecting your online privacy (Korean)

Library: Korean | Put a Lock on It - Protecting your online privacy (Korean) . 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. Filed Under: Internet Privacy Rights on Jan 14, 2016

 
A consumer’s guide to choosing a prepaid card (Korean)

Library: Korean | A consumer’s guide to choosing a prepaid card (Korean) . A prepaid card that charges low fees, comes with desirable features and offers strong consumer protections can be a good choice for many consumers. This publication will help you learn how to compare your options and choose the best prepaid card for your needs. Filed Under: Banking Money Management Prepaid Cards on Nov 06, 2015

 
The right overdraft protection plan (Korean)

Library: Korean | The right overdraft protection plan (Korean) A wise choice. Spending more money than is in your checking account can be a costly mistake. This fact sheet presents the consequences of overdrawing your account, the high cost of “courtesy” overdraft coverage, the better overdraft protection plans that exist and tips for avoiding overdrafts altogether. Filed Under: Banking Money Management on Sep 22, 2015

 

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