Helpful information on financial resources and tools from consumer agencies.
Better Business Bureau (BBB) - For more than 100 years, Better Business Bureau has been helping people find businesses, brands and charities they can trust. The Council of Better Business Bureaus is the umbrella organization for 112 local, independent BBBs across North America, as well as home to its national programs on dispute resolution, advertising review, and industry self-regulation. BBB sets standards for ethical business behavior and monitors compliance. Nearly 400,000 BBB Accredited Businesses meet BBB’s high standards.
Canadian Foundation for Advancement of Investor Rights (FAIR Canada) - FAIR Canada is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to putting investors first.
Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) - The FCAC is an independent body working to protect and inform consumers of financial products and services. The FCAC website has tip sheets, publications and interactive tools on many financial products and services.
Investor Protection Clinic at Osgoode Hall Law School - Pro-bono legal assistance to people in Ontario who have invested their savings and suffered an investment loss but cannot afford to hire a lawyer to help them.
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