Consumer

Title Description Use @ home?
Consumer's Checkbook
Find high-quality products and services at competitive prices.  Full access (including at-home access and the ability to submit reviews) is for Arlington Heights cardholders only.  Non-Arlington Heights cardholders, please click here for limited access.
Yes
ConsumerReports.org
Product reviews for home, health, electronics, etc. You can also browse individual CR issues (2009-present).
Yes
Health Care Plan Ratings
A free site for Illinois residents, which allows users to compare all available federal marketplace health plans on cost, quality, risk, and doctor availability. Compiled by the creators of Consumer's Checkbook.
Yes
Testing & Education Reference Center
Prepare for standardized (ACT, GRE, SAT, etc.) and job-related tests, including Advanced Placement (AP) exams.  Includes college/scholarship search tools and has an online resume builder and career exploration tools. | See also: Access My Library App.
Yes
Weiss/The Street Financial Ratings
Rates safety and financial stability for banks, credit unions, insurers, stocks and mutual funds. Includes a Medigap Plan selection tool.
Yes
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  • downloading eBooks
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  • finding a job
  • computers and technology
 

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