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  • What You Need To Know About Home Ownership

    Home ownership is the American Dream. There are some things you need to understand BEFORE your buy. There are things you need to know in order to keep your home. Please click the following link for more information. Read More

    By:
    United States Department of Housing and Urband Development
  • Developing Law on Wrong Number Robo Calls

    The debt collection and banking industries want the FCC to allow “wrong party” robocalls to cell phones, which could subject innocent bystanders to intrusive calls and texts if the caller obtains a number previously owned by someone else or if a debt collector associates a number with the wrong person. The NACA and other consumer advocacy groups are gaining traction in opposing this change. Read More

    By:
    National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA)
  • Home Improvement Tips: Hiring a Contractor - What to Watch Out For

    Please click the link above or to the right for information things to watch out for when hiring a contractor for home improvement projects. Read More

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • ID Theft Fact Sheet

    Click this link for information on ID Theft including information on what you should do if your identity is stolen. Read More

    By:
    Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Self-Storage Facilities Fact Sheet

    Click this link for information on Self-Storage Facilities including information on what can happen if rent is not paid. Read More

    By:
    Texas RioGrande Legal Aid