The National Do Not Call Registry puts consumers in charge of the telemarketing calls they get at home. The Federal government created the national registry to make it easier and free for you to stop getting telemarketing calls you don’t want.
Tired of the endless stream of junk mail and catalogs? Begin to stop the flow with these helpful sites.
Protect My Identity
Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the U.S. If you do have an incident occur, or would just like additional information, go here. (One of my favorite handouts is Take Charge – Fighting Back Against Identity Theft.)
Take a photo/copy of the contents of your wallet or purse. If lost or stolen, you will have the contents and contact phone numbers available.
The Freecycle Network is a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns. It’s all about reuse and keeping good stuff out of landfills.