Information and practical advice to cope with unemployment, manage your personal finances, get help with credit counseling, and avoiding employment scams
Wisconsin Job Center Publications have these online brochures:
From the University of Wisconsin Extension:
From MSN Money:
From the Working for America Institute:
Attorneys.com has articles on various legal topics, including bankruuptcy.
Budgeting, using credit, saving, investing, and getting ahead financially.
Find a Licensed Consumer Credit Counselor in Wisconsin (Adjustment Service Company). View a list from the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions.
Wisconsin Debt Collection Practices. Anyone attempting to collect a debt arising from a consumer transaction in Wisconsin, whether a merchant doing its own debt collecting or a third-party debt collector, must follow Wisconsin’s debt collection law.
These resources help you be an informed consumer and avoid being a victim of consumer fraud, deceptive advertising, and just plain BAD DEALS. Remember the old saying: "If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is."