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Consumer Information

Consumer Advocacy

Resources from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) 

Free Publications from the FTC

File a Complaint

National Do Not Call Registry

Learn about credit, loans, and mortgages

Report ID theft

Online safety

Identifying Phone Scams

Saving Energy

Health and Fitness

For Young Consumers

Tips before making a purchase


Copyright, Patents, and Trademarks

U.S. Copyright Office

United States Patent and Trademark Office

Index of the U.S. Patent/Trademark Office

Application for Recognition of Exemption - 501(c)(3)


Consumer Property Information

Cook County Assessor's Office

Cook County Recorder of Deeds

Illinois Housing Search

Illinois State Treasurer’s Office


Illinois Legal Aid







Additional Consumer Info


The Citizens Utility Board (CUB)

National Consumers League

Consumers Union


National Fraud Information Center

Federal Citizen Information Center

Illinois Dept. of Financial and Professional Regulation

“Privacy Education,” People Smart




Senior Consumer Information

“Economic Security Facts for Seniors

Senior Living Community Information

Senior Resources


Statistical Data/Local Village Codes

Maywood's Statistics

US Census Bureau

The Maywood Village Code

Federal and State Tax Forms



Product & Environment Focused

Consumer World

Consumer Search

Chasing Green

Gadget Guru

Consumer Product Safety Commission








Credit Reports and Real Estate

The Federal Trade Commission 

Annual Credit

The Chicago Tribune Real Estate Page

Illinois Housing Search

Mortgage Calculator

Mortgage Reports




Public Travel

Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT)

Cyberdrive Illinois

Passport Information

Pace Bus Schedules

CTA Train Schedules

CTA System Maps


Chicago Airport System


The Driving Consumer

Kelley Blue Book

Rules of the Road/Traffic Safety

Illinois Driver Services

DMV-Permit Testing

Lemon Law Advisor



Labor Education

Department of Labor: State of Illinois

United States Department of Labor

Occupational Outlook Handbook