Gather all the information and facts available about a product or service as well as keep abreast of changes and innovations in the market.
Be alert to the quality and safety of products and services before you purchase.
Make decisions about well-considered needs and wants.
Inform manufacturers and government of your needs and expectations.
Be an Ethical Consumer
Be fair and never engage in dishonest practices which affect other consumers negatively.
Inform businesses and appropriate regulatory authorities about your dissatisfaction with a product or service in a fair and honest manner.
Inform other consumers about your experience with a product or service.
Respect the Environment
Avoid waste, littering and contributing to pollution. Promote sustainable consumption by ensuring that what you consume does not impact on the environment negatively.