Consumer Information

Numerous resources are available to help consumers avoid falling victim to consumer fraud or other unfair business practices.

Consumers who are planning to hire a contractor or purchase goods/services from a business can use the following tools and resources to do research before entering into any transaction:


Consumer Protections also are available for Chicago Renters and Condominium Owners:


Be Informed. Be Protected. Campaign:
The comprehensive Be Informed. Be Protected. Campaign aims to provide consumers with simplified tips and resources across a wide array of topics. The series of flyers are geared toward protecting consumers from fraud and informing them of the actions they can take if they have become a victim of fraud. This campaign helps BACP carry out its mission to ensure a safe and vibrant marketplace for consumers.



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