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A variety of web sites have been reviewed for their relevance, and links to these sites are provided below:
Learn2.com


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Commercial Web Site
Advertising:--Yes

This site is an online resource for the do-it-yourselfer.  It has a section on business and money.  This site will even tell you how to stop raccoons!
Consumer Information Center, Pueblo, Colorado


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Government Web Site
Advertising:--No

This site contains a wide variety of topics of interest to consumers, such as cars, children, food, money, health, education, small business, etc.  A sub-site of this site--the Consumer Information Handbook--is of special note.  This online handbook contains consumer tips and advice, as well as a resource directory of contacts.
Travelocity


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Commercial Web Site
Advertising:--Yes

This site provides information on airline tickets, hotel accommodations and rental car reservations.
Coupon Savings from H.O.T. Coupons


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Commercial Web Site
Advertising:--Yes

This site is an online coupon source for consumers.  Products include food, autos, household, travel and health among others.  The site is of more value to those in large communities or cities than rural areas.
CompareNet


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Commercial Web Site
Advertising:--Yes

This site provides an interactive buyers guide to information about electronics, appliances, autos, home office equipment, sports and leisure, baby and computer products.  It provides a good resource for comparison shopping.  The site encourages membership.
DealPilot (formerly Asces Books Online)


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Commercial Web Site
Advertising:--Yes

This site is a good online resource in searching for best book prices.  Although the site contains no direct consumer economic information, it could help you find the book with the information you need--and at a good price.
Edmund's Auto Buyer's Guide


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Commercial Web Site
Advertising:--Yes

This site contains consumer advice and information on purchasing new and used cars.  Noteworthy is a step-by-step car buying tutorial and a 'town hall' where you can exchange information with others.  You need to register for the 'town hall'.  The site links with Price Auto Outlet for purchasing used cars.
Kelly Blue Book


Date reviewed:
  Summer 1999

Commercial Web Site
Advertising:--Yes

Blue Book values on used cars are available at this site.  The site also contains information on new car pricing and dealerships.

How were these sites reviewed?

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Jamie Thompson
Sandra McKinnon
Site evaluation:
Cynthia Crawford
Last updated: March 09, 2005
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