Becoming Consumer Savvy

Coral Gables (January 10, 2012) — Learn more about your basic consumer rights and how Miami-Dade County’s Business Affairs and Consumer Protection Division can serve you. This seminar, sponsored by the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP), will feature Alejandra Castro-Nuñez, public relations and outreach specialist, who will address a broad range of important consumer-related issues including basic consumer rights and consumer protection laws. She will also offer consumer tips on store refund policies, car rentals, bait and switch, tourist traps, restaurants, enforcement of county regulations, towing, motor vehicle repair shops, locksmiths, for-hire transportation, water re-metering, and identity theft.

Coral Gables campus: Tuesday, January 17, from 12 to 1 p.m. at the Whitten University Center, Room 245.

Miller School of Medicine campus: Wednesday, January 18, from 12 to 1 p.m. at University of Miami Hospital, Seminar Center A and B.

To register visit ULearn. For assistance with ULearn, call the Professional Development and Training Office at 305-284-5110. To receive email announcements of upcoming seminars, call the FSAP at 305-284-6604.

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