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We keep producing and consuming more and more “stuff.” How can we do a better job of improving the quality of our lives? Our New Economy program is finding answers.
Paying off Student Debt During COVID-19
Worried about paying for student loans during the COVID-19 pandemic? Here are 5 potential ways to reduce your payments.
PIRG Consumer Watchdog
For more than 40 years, we’ve been educating consumers how to protect themselves and their rights. We fight to get dangerous products off store shelves, to end exploitative practices, and to ensure a level playing field in the marketplace. And we advocate for new rules, institutions and policies to defend consumers from the economic and political power of special interests. Right now, our Watchdog team is focused on consumer threats from data breaches to dangerous toys.
Pledge to be Toxic-Free
Safe alternatives are possible and profitable.
Protecting Children While Sheltering in Place
While we shelter in place and children stay home all day, it's important keep certain hazards out of their reach.
Rebuilt for school
Our guide will help you or the students in your life save money on computer or other electronics, while cutting e-waste.
Recalled infant sleepers
Every day, millions of kids are dropped off at child care facilities across the country by parents and caretakers who are looking forward to seeing them safe and sound at the end of the day. But new research found some dangerous recalled products are still in use at child care facilities across the country.
Refunding your Travel During COVID-19 Outbreak
If you had a travel plans, you're likely trying to cancel or rebook them as a result of the Coronaviurs outbreak. Here's how airlines and hotels are changing their policies to help you.
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