Consumers' Council

Consumers' Council

@CambridgeLCP

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We work in cooperation with @MassAGO in consumer advocacy & consumer complaints for Cambridge, Somerville, Waltham, Arlington, Belmont, & Watertown.

Central Square, Cambridge, MA
Joined on June 30, 2009
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We looked inside some of the tweets by @CambridgeLCP and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

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Average replies
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Average retweets
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HAPPENING NOW: Landords are in Massachusetts Superior Court fighting for the right to throw tenants out onto the street during the #COVID19 pandemic. Thank you to @MassAGO for defending our Eviction Moratorium law against this legal challenge. WATCH LIVE: https://t.co/wwzxCEMd6B

ITECH 361 Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of All Clean Hand Sanitizer and Moisturizer and Disinfectant Due to The Potential Presence of Undeclared Methanol (Wood Alcohol) https://t.co/6XRw0DSdFD https://t.co/l1oLMWChKv
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ITECH 361 Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of All Clean Hand Sanitizer and Moisturizer and Disinfectant Due to The Potential Presence of Undeclared Methanol (Wood Alcohol) https://t.co/6XRw0DSdFD https://t.co/l1oLMWChKv

Midas hides a lot of stuff in the fine print. See two examples. #ProtectConsumers https://t.co/yhcngqp8Ux https://t.co/3ih4QNZfRP

Midas hides a lot of stuff in the fine print. See two examples. #ProtectConsumers https://t.co/yhcngqp8Ux https://t.co/3ih4QNZfRP

🚨RECALL ALERT: Nearly 60,000 lbs. of chicken nuggets being recalled because they may contain a rubber material https://t.co/QcUI6YfOej

CDC
a month ago
FOOD RECALL: Fresh Express recalled products with iceberg lettuce, carrots, and red cabbage due to Cyclospora. Products sold in many states under different brand names. Do not eat them and throw any remaining product away. See list: https://t.co/F4ueck7cy0 https://t.co/s6jpEYSOP0

FOOD RECALL: Fresh Express recalled products with iceberg lettuce, carrots, and red cabbage due to Cyclospora. Products sold in many states under different brand names. Do not eat them and throw any remaining product away. See list: https://t.co/F4ueck7cy0 https://t.co/s6jpEYSOP0

CR tests of Whole Foods’ Starkey Spring Water, also sold on Amazon and through other sources, find high levels of arsenic. Here’s what you should know before buying bottled water: https://t.co/BkXtfoQvJk

Loving these new signs popping up all around #CambMA advising residents to wear masks! #InItTogether #YouCanDoIt #BeAHeroWearAMask 😷 https://t.co/5qrzpX4dpZ
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Loving these new signs popping up all around #CambMA advising residents to wear masks! #InItTogether #YouCanDoIt #BeAHeroWearAMask 😷 https://t.co/5qrzpX4dpZ

Are you checking all the boxes? 

⏹️Frequently washing your hands 
⏹️Not touching your face in public
⏹️Staying 6 feet from others if outside 
⏹️Staying away from people who are ill
⏹️Wearing a face mask or covering whenever outside 

#ShowUsYourMask #CambMA https://t.co/8JuLXcr6K4

Are you checking all the boxes? ⏹️Frequently washing your hands ⏹️Not touching your face in public ⏹️Staying 6 feet from others if outside ⏹️Staying away from people who are ill ⏹️Wearing a face mask or covering whenever outside #ShowUsYourMask #CambMA https://t.co/8JuLXcr6K4

Notice anything new about the CFA website??? We have a new section on #COVID19 where we have pro-consumer policy changes that we're advocating for, tips for consumers, and a link to our social media toolkit. Check it out below 👇 https://t.co/1R3w2L8kTd

So what insurance companies still haven’t committed to cutting premiums for consumers who drive less due to #COVID19 and shelter-in-place orders? @StateFarm @Nationwide If they're your insurer, give them a call and find out why. #GiveMeACOVIDBreak

Today’s the day!!! With consumers driving less due to #COVID19, their auto insurance premiums should be lowered.

Already, the insurers tagged in the image have committed to this. 

Call or tweet your insurer and let us know if they will commit to the same with #GiveMeACOVIDBreak https://t.co/Yq8MeyYHY1

Today’s the day!!! With consumers driving less due to #COVID19, their auto insurance premiums should be lowered. Already, the insurers tagged in the image have committed to this. Call or tweet your insurer and let us know if they will commit to the same with #GiveMeACOVIDBreak https://t.co/Yq8MeyYHY1

The City of Cambridge will begin accepting applications for the Mayor's Disaster Relief Fund for #COVID19 on Monday.

Read more about who is eligible, what the guidelines are and details on the application process.
https://t.co/8CKIsU2c2t https://t.co/FILa6G3Dot

The City of Cambridge will begin accepting applications for the Mayor's Disaster Relief Fund for #COVID19 on Monday. Read more about who is eligible, what the guidelines are and details on the application process. https://t.co/8CKIsU2c2t https://t.co/FILa6G3Dot

#Recall: #Joybird Blythe dressers fail to comply with voluntary stability standards and are unstable if not anchored to the wall. Company offering free-pick up and full refund. #MAConsumer Learn more from @ConsumerReports: https://t.co/Ca775ARZse

Today, @MassGovernor announced that the Stay-at-Home advisory and order closing non-essential businesses has been extended until May 4. This decision has been made to ensure that the steps we’re taking now to reduce the spread of #COVID19 are successful. (1/2)

#BREAKING: Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker has EXTENDED the stay at home advisory and order non-essential businesses remain closed through MAY 4th.  https://t.co/3o5JJq9x84 https://t.co/LWUAu0tvc1

#BREAKING: Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker has EXTENDED the stay at home advisory and order non-essential businesses remain closed through MAY 4th. https://t.co/3o5JJq9x84 https://t.co/LWUAu0tvc1

If predatory lenders and abusive debt collectors attempt to scam consumers during the #COVID19 crisis, @CFPB must be active, vigilant, and forceful against opportunistic, bad actors looking to make a quick buck in uncertain times. #ProtectConsumers

Predatory lenders and abusive debt collectors should not be able to take advantage of the #COVID-19 crisis. 

The @CFPB needs to be active, vigilant, and forceful against opportunistic, bad actors looking to make a quick buck in uncertain times. 

#ProtectConsumers https://t.co/SQst9OPP6d

Predatory lenders and abusive debt collectors should not be able to take advantage of the #COVID-19 crisis. The @CFPB needs to be active, vigilant, and forceful against opportunistic, bad actors looking to make a quick buck in uncertain times. #ProtectConsumers https://t.co/SQst9OPP6d

CFA Director of Consumer Protection and Privacy, Susan Grant, put out these tips for consumers to avoid scammers taking advantage of the #COVID19 crisis.

More info in the link below:
https://t.co/Z9USOcH9aT https://t.co/2uhVaPARPe

CFA Director of Consumer Protection and Privacy, Susan Grant, put out these tips for consumers to avoid scammers taking advantage of the #COVID19 crisis. More info in the link below: https://t.co/Z9USOcH9aT https://t.co/2uhVaPARPe

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