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All Consumer Action publications are available online, with most also available as a PDF download. Government agencies, nonprofits and other community-based organizations who wish to distribute our publications for educational purposes can use the PDF file to instantly produce a professional-looking brochure using an office printer.

Library of Korean Publications, Sorted by Date

Get a car loan (Korean)

Library: Korean | Get a car loan (Korean) 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.

Filed Under: Auto Lending/Insurance Credit on May 23, 2017

 
California’s Low Cost Automobile Insurance Program (Korean)

Library: Korean | California’s Low Cost Automobile Insurance Program (Korean) .

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.

Filed Under: Auto Lending/Insurance Insurance on Apr 24, 2017

 
A guide to finding the right job training school (Korean)

Library: Korean | A guide to finding the right job training school (Korean) .

Job training can be a valuable investment in your future—if the school or program is reputable and fairly priced. This guide is designed to help anyone considering a job training program or vocational school make an informed choice, avoid excessive or unwarranted student loan debt, and know where to turn if they believe they are a victim of for-profit school fraud.

Filed Under: Fraud/Scams Military/Veterans Student Loans on Mar 29, 2017

 
California’s Lemon Law (Korean)

Library: Korean | California’s Lemon Law (Korean) .

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.

Filed Under: Auto Lending/Insurance Consumer Rights on Feb 01, 2017

 
Debtors’ Rights (Korean)

Library: Korean | Debtors’ Rights (Korean) .

This guide helps consumers understand how to communicate with a debt collector, what their rights and options are when faced with a debt collection lawsuit, steps to take to try to avoid legal action, where to find legal information and advice, the general process of responding to a lawsuit, their rights if they lose the case and how to file a complaint against a collector.

Filed Under: Bankruptcy Credit Debt Collection on Dec 20, 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: Bankruptcy Credit Debt Collection 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: Insurance Investing Medical/Healthcare Mortgages Money Management 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: Credit Debt Collection Housing Insurance Investing Mortgages Money Management Taxes on Jun 27, 2016

 

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