MISSION STATEMENT AND HELP FOR THE CONSUMER

(For those involved in anything from fraud, to being ripped off to being involved in an internet quandary)

 

Mission Statement   How can you help/Be Helped   Make it Legal   Tips for the consumer   

 

 

Who owns this site?

 

A collector who does not profit beyond the costs of the hobby.  I am not a dealer, an expert in handwriting analysis or affiliated with a major film entity.

 

Mission statement

 

To preserve the integrity of making the hobby of Star Wars Autograph Collecting and Autograph collecting in general, a safe, and fun hobby.  To develop and maintain some form of ethical and moral standards for the collector.  To help expose fraud. To work on defining any vague areas of collecting.  To teach responsibility to the collector so that items obtained were done in a manner that made all parties satisfied. 

 

HOW CAN YOU HELP/HOW CAN YOU BE HELPED?

 

If you know and can prove fraud, contact the IADA

To learn and participate in Internet Law and Policy: ILPF

To find out about internet law:  LawGuru.com

To file a complaint against a Better Business Bureau Member: BBB

To file a postal complaint for mail fraud: USPS

Been duped by an Ebay seller?: Safe Harbor

Been ripped off by a Pay Pal User?: Pay Pal

Wanna Blow off Steam?: Complaints.com

Attorney Generals help consumers and work on Internet Fraud: NAAG.org

The FBI does investigate Internet Fraud: IFCC

Hire a lawyer: Lawyers.com

Free Legal Advice: FreeAdvice.com

 

Make it legal!  Wanna BE A LEGAL AND TRUSTED DEALER OR internet SELLER?

 

Become a member of the BBB

Unsure if you have to claim sales to the IRS?  Contact the IRS

Become a member of the UACC

Unsure if you have to claim state taxes? Business.gov

Copyrighting the net: Copyright on the Internet

Copyright Official Office:  U.S. Copyright Office

All about Trademarks: USPTO

Find out about Mail Fraud before you commit it: USPS

How to do online Business the legal way:  oncallgeeks.com

 

TIPS FOR THE CONSUMERS: