General Consumer Information

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BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU OF METROPOLITAN WASHINGTON

  • Contact Phone: 202-393-8000

For reports on charitable organizations 703-276-0100

CALL FOR ACTION: WUSA9 TV

  • Contact Phone: 301-652-4357

Phones open from Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION

  • Contact Phone: 1-800-638-2772

24-hour product safety hotline; TTY representative 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., EST 301-595-7054

CONSUMER PROTECTION DIVISION

  • Contact Phone: (410)-528-8662

Health Hotline (410)-528-1840; Part of the Maryland Attorney General's Office

CONSUMER PROTECTION, COUNTY OFFICE OF

  • Contact Phone: 240-777-3636

CONSUMERS' CHECKBOOK MAGAZINE

  • Contact Phone: 202-347-7283

HOUSING AND COMMUNITY AFFAIRS

  • Contact Phone: 240-777-0311
  • County: Montgomery

Residents of Montgomery County can dial 311

NATIONAL FIRE PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

  • Contact Phone: 1-800-344-3555

POSTAGE STAMPS

  • Contact Phone: 1-800-782-6724

To purchase stamps by mail (To charge by phone, call 1-800-STAMP24)