Blog Posts By:

Aaron Colonnese,
Creative Associate

Our money is quite literally being used to hurtle us faster toward climate disaster.

Some student loan servicers take advantage of borrowers through unfair, predatory and even illegal lending methods. It’s a problem MASSPIRG and our partners have been working to solve for years — and our efforts were rewarded this past January, when the Student Loan Borrower Bill of Rights was passed by the Legislature and then signed into law by Gov. Charlie Baker. Nearly 1 million student borrowers across the commonwealth now have the protections they deserve against deceptive lending practices.

We can't let this chance to restore vital consumer protections slip through our fingers.

Harmful, unnecessary single-use plastic packaging doesn’t belong on the shelves of a grocery chain with a reputation for being environmentally conscious.

The world’s top plastic polluter — for the third year in a row — is missing a huge opportunity to reduce its waste footprint.

More Americans than ever are relying on hand sanitizers to keep ourselves and our families healthy, given the global pandemic. But some hand sanitizers are putting our health in danger.