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Protect Your Money Video Series

YOU CAN TACKLE YOUR DEBT empowers New Yorkers to take control of their finances with the help of a counselor at one of the City's FREE Financial Empowerment Centers. Since Centers opened in 2008, our professional financial counselors have helped tens of thousands of New Yorkers reduce their debt by millions of dollars.

Hear Denise's story (00:59) 
Hear Harriet's story (01:36) 
  Hear Jacqueline's story (00:57) 
  Hear Mamunur's story (01:12) 
  Hear Margarita's story (01:49) 
Hear Nestor's story (02:02) 
  Hear Sande's story (01:35) 
  Hear Stephanie's story (01:28) 
Consumer Rights When Shopping (03:06)   
File a Complaint with DCA (03:43)  
Know Your Rights about Debt Collection (03:02)   
Tips on Buying a Used Car (03:57)   
What You Should Know about Working with a Home Improvement Contractor (02:50) 
How Can Consumer Affairs Help You Today? (Multilingual) (03:46)
New York City Financial Empowerment Center (03:01)

Know Before You Enroll (02:32)

What You Should Know about Employment Agencies (02:49)


Derechos del Consumidor Cuando Vaya de Compras (04:23) 
Presente una Queja con DCA (05:10) 
Conozca sus Derechos Acerca de la Colección de Deudas (03:48) 
Consejos Sabios para la Compra de Automóviles Usados (04:34) 
Lo Que Debe Saber Sobre Trabajando con un Contratista de Mejoras de Hogar (04:13) 
Los Centros de Poder Financiero de la Ciudad de Nueva York (03:36) 
  Infórmate antes de matricularte (04:23) 
Lo Que Debe Saber Sobre las Agencias de Empleo (04:30) 


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