Helpful Consumer Resources June 4, 2004 at 1:54 AM EST - Updated June 28 at 2:32 AM FirstGov for ConsumersYour resource for consumer information from the federal government. Bureau of Consumer ProtectionOur mandate is to protect consumers against unfair, deceptive, or fraudulent practices. Consumer SentinelGet the facts on consumer frauds and file your complaints to be shared with law enforcement officials across the U.S. and around the world. Consumer ReportsA comprehensive source for unbiased advice about products and services, personal finance, health and nutrition, and other consumer concerns. Epinions Web SiteFind out what other's have to say about the products you are thinking of buying before you buy. Product Safety RecallsSearch the Recalls index to see whether a product you own has been recalled and read about the latest recalls. Identity Theft ProtectionU.S. Government's central website for information about identity theft. Better Business BureauSince the founding of the first BBB in 1912, the BBB system has proven that the majority of marketplace problems can be solved fairly through the use of voluntary self-regulation and consumer education.