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Canada’s Justin Trudeau says informal NAFTA talks likely in next few days at U.N.

U.S. and Canadian officials trying to reach a deal on NAFTA are "very likely" to hold informal talks on the sidelines of a major U.N. meeting in the next few days, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said ... Read More »

FTC Celebrates 100th Anniversary of its Regional Offices

The Federal Trade Commission is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the opening of its first regional offices, and the important role they play in protecting consumers and promoting competition through law enforcement, partnerships, and outreach to community...

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FTC Staff Report Examines Ways to Improve Occupational License Portability Across State Lines

Report is part of the FTC’s ongoing Economic Liberty Task Force initiative to reduce or eliminate unnecessary occupational licensing requirements The Federal Trade Commission today released a staff report examining ways to reduce the burden on licensed workers...

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FTC: Credit Freezes Are Now Free

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a reminder that, starting today, consumers who are concerned about identity theft or data breaches can freeze their credit and place one-year fraud alerts for free.Under the new Economic Growth,...

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Pollak to unveil new tech-based pricing strategy for used vehicles

Days on the lot is as up to date a metric as a sundial, says Dale Pollak, who proposes evaluating a vehicle's investment quality instead. ... Read More »

Reagor Dykes bankruptcy sale approved for November

Groups handling the dealership group's assets are supposed to resolve automakers' objections by next month. ... Read More »

How Kia’s new Telluride rumbled onto the runway

The surprise sneak peek at New York Fashion Week was another example of Kia showing up in unexpected places, such as the luxury sports sedan segment and the top tier of the industry's quality rankings. ... Read More »

Budgeting strategies and free tools to help you reach your goals

You can get a handle on your debt and make a plan for future spending. ... Read More »

Porsche, in shift toward hybrids, EVs, drops diesels

Porsche will stop offering diesel versions of its light vehicles, marking the latest blow for the technology that has come under intense scrutiny by regulators and environmental groups. ... Read More »

Mazda turns to more virtual engineering to cut prototype costs

Managing Executive Officer Mitsuo Hitomi says the move will help Mazda juggle the massive complexity of new technologies on a shoestring budget. ... Read More »