Consumentenbond is founded in 1953 and serves some half million members in the Netherlands. All its activities are aimed at strengthening the position of consumers and empowering them to make informed choices. They publish a wide range of magazines, books, and have the largest subscribers website in the Netherlands.
Also social media are increasingly important for a continuous dialogue with consumers. Next to comparative tests they offer switch services, financial advantages and personal service and advice to both members and non members. They put a lot of effort in campaigning for consumer rights, both in the Netherlands as internationally.
Currently their main campaigns are on financial services, healthcare, food and free internet and digital safety.