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  • Federal Trade Commission Consumer Complaint Assistant Form (Separate Website)

    The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's consumer protection agency, collects complaints about companies, business practices, identity theft, and episodes of violence in the media. Content Detail

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  • Payday Loans - a Convenience You Can't Afford!

    The use of "payday loans" (also sometimes known as "cash advance loans," "check advance loans" or "delayed deposit checks") has become a ritual for many working Iowans, including the elderly. Unfortunately, the Iowans using these types of services do not realize what the service is costing them. Read More

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  • Refinancing

    Refinancing may look good now when interest rates are lower than they have been in years. However, smaller monthly payments do not always mean that refinancing will be a good deal for you as a consumer. Read More

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    Iowa Legal Aid
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  • Tax Fraud Scheme Targets Social Security Recipients

    If your only income is SSDI and you didn’t have any taxes withheld or your only income is SSI, it is not likely you will be getting a tax refund. Tax scammers may try to convince you otherwise, but they are wrong. Read More

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    Iowa Legal Aid
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