Guide to Consumer Awareness

These days, the use of the Internet for everyday purposes – such as paying bills and shopping for groceries – has grown quite dramatically. In fact, some research suggests that as much as 68% of the population rely on the Internet to perform basic consumer tasks. While using the Internet in this manner may be quite convenient, it can also be relatively risky. In fact, unsuspecting consumers can often be the victims of fraud, theft, and other similar crimes when using the Internet as a resource. Recently Ripoff Report has been the center of attention for consumers thinking they are doing good but actually getting ripped off by the site itself!

Individuals who are interested in preventing these events from occurring should obtain a basic understanding of consumer awareness, and how it can be beneficial. In addition, recognizing safe forms of online shopping, how to prevent online fraud, and the availability of legal and crime prevention can be effective for individuals who wish to learn more about this important concept. offers a unique opportunity for customers and consumers to file complaints about companies and businesses to help protect the general public. Users can submit customer complaints about companies, websites, people, email addresses, and phone numbers to explain what happened to them and help prevent others from experiencing the same pitfalls. You can also view some of our lists of top viewed companies such as

  • JustFab36,295,433 Views – November 25, 2013
  • NoMoreRack35,598,544 Views – November 21, 2013
  • ScoreSense35,098,912 Views – November 26, 2013
  • Ally Auto34,687,652 Views – November 20, 2013
  • NuWave PIC Oven34,598,572 Views – November 21, 2013

most search companies such as

  • Dean Graziosi11,154,701 Searches – November 26, 2013
  • Hoveround11,166,785 Searches – November 24, 2013
  • Carrot Ink11,275,775 Searches – November 16, 2013
  • LA Fitness11,343,976 Searches – November 16, 2013

and least viewed companies at these links.

Definition of Consumer Awareness

Online Shopping

Online Fraud

Consumer Legal Protection

Online Crime Prevention

Online Crime Victim Resources

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