I recently read Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech to my young children and wondered what their dreams were for justice today. We live in a nation where they have a chance to be judged by the content of their character, not the color of their skin. As Consumer Watchdog embarks on a year of opportunity to change the...
By Carmen Balber
What an inspiring 2012! Together, we exposed and stopped false MPG claims by automakers, shamed health insurance companies into lowering outrageous rate hikes and moved closer to the day when technology companies can’t collect and sell our private information online and on our phones without consent. This year we’ll continue these...
By Daniel Palay
With just a few hours left in 2012, we've almost reached our year-end fundraising goal and your last opportunity to make a tax-deductible gift this year. Before you head out to your New Year's celebration, do you have a moment to be the donor that puts us over the finish line? Carmen's blog gave you a glimpse of what we have in store...
By Jamie Court
This is no Thelma and Louise moment. The US government is driving over a cliff and few American taxpayers have smiles on their faces. All eyes are on the Capitol now, so imagine what happens when no one is watching. With all the uncertainty in 2013, one thing is for sure: Consumer Watchdog will have your back when the politicians think no one is...
By Carmen Balber
Did you see Jamie's blog? He's right, we've had an amazing 2012. We couldn't have done any of it without your support, and your tax-deductible contribution now will help us reach our year-end goal to cover next year's expenses. Your tips prompted our letter to the EPA that resulted in the first-ever recall of multiple car...