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The Resource Scam-proof your life : 377 smart ways to protect you & your family from ripoffs, bogus deals & other consumer headaches, by Sid Kirchheimer

Scam-proof your life : 377 smart ways to protect you & your family from ripoffs, bogus deals & other consumer headaches, by Sid Kirchheimer

Label
Scam-proof your life : 377 smart ways to protect you & your family from ripoffs, bogus deals & other consumer headaches
Title
Scam-proof your life
Title remainder
377 smart ways to protect you & your family from ripoffs, bogus deals & other consumer headaches
Statement of responsibility
by Sid Kirchheimer
Title variation
Smart ways to protect you & your family from ripoffs, bogus deals & other consumer headaches
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirchheimer, Sid
Dewey number
362.88
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.C63
LC item number
K57 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumer protection
  • Consumer education
  • Finance, Personal
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Fraud
Label
Scam-proof your life : 377 smart ways to protect you & your family from ripoffs, bogus deals & other consumer headaches, by Sid Kirchheimer
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0634/2006042349-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223049348908
  • 31223049348924
  • 31223049349518
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cars: don't get taken for a ride -- Homes: defend your dream (mortgages, closing costs, strategies for buying & selling, home repairs & renovations) -- Credit cards: save paper on your plastic -- Telephone service: be a talking tightwad -- College: Scholarships, essays that excel -- Travel: go more places for less -- Medical errors: survive a hospital stay, Prevent procedure errors, avert medication mishaps, get more from doctors -- Healthcare ripoffs: hospital expenses, tests & procedures, medications, nursing homes & assisted living residences -- Everyday protection: medication smarts, fighting germs at home & in public, food safety -- Identity theft: armor-plate your name & reputation -- Your rights at work: avoiding a layoff, get more when you say goodbye, fighting an unlawful dismissal, starting over -- Advance fee loans, ATM skimming, charity cheats, door-to-door deception, employment scams, financial account updates & alerts, foreign lotteries, gift grift, government cons, "kid" candy & magazine sales, Nigerian letter, pyramid schemes
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
336 p.
Isbn
9781402730412
Lccn
2006042349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781402730412
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
64511278
Label
Scam-proof your life : 377 smart ways to protect you & your family from ripoffs, bogus deals & other consumer headaches, by Sid Kirchheimer
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0634/2006042349-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bar code
  • 31223049348908
  • 31223049348924
  • 31223049349518
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cars: don't get taken for a ride -- Homes: defend your dream (mortgages, closing costs, strategies for buying & selling, home repairs & renovations) -- Credit cards: save paper on your plastic -- Telephone service: be a talking tightwad -- College: Scholarships, essays that excel -- Travel: go more places for less -- Medical errors: survive a hospital stay, Prevent procedure errors, avert medication mishaps, get more from doctors -- Healthcare ripoffs: hospital expenses, tests & procedures, medications, nursing homes & assisted living residences -- Everyday protection: medication smarts, fighting germs at home & in public, food safety -- Identity theft: armor-plate your name & reputation -- Your rights at work: avoiding a layoff, get more when you say goodbye, fighting an unlawful dismissal, starting over -- Advance fee loans, ATM skimming, charity cheats, door-to-door deception, employment scams, financial account updates & alerts, foreign lotteries, gift grift, government cons, "kid" candy & magazine sales, Nigerian letter, pyramid schemes
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
336 p.
Isbn
9781402730412
Lccn
2006042349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781402730412
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
64511278

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