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Mastercard and UniRush to Pay $10 Million to Consumers Harmed by RushCard Technology Breakdown

Today, we took action against Mastercard and UniRush after preventable technological breakdowns in October 2015 left tens of thousands of RushCard users unable to access their money and without customer support. ... Read More »

Buick deploys Cam Newton for Super Bowl spot, leverages Instagram ads

Carolina Panther quarterback Cam Newton didn't make it back to the big game this year, so he used his talents to help a crew of Pee Wee footballers in Buick's Super Bowl spot to tout the Cascada and hot-selling Encore. ... Read More »

Toyota asks U.S. dealers to help fight Republican border tax push

Days before a group of Republican lawmakers were due to discuss their party's controversial proposal to tax all imports, Toyota sent an urgent message to its U.S. dealers -- tell the politicians the tax would seriously hurt car buyers. ... Read More »

Senate confirms Elaine Chao to head U.S. Transportation Department

The U.S. Senate voted 93-6 on Tuesday to confirm Elaine Chao as head of the U.S. Transportation Department, which overseas aviation, vehicle, train and pipeline safety. ... Read More »

Two ProMax Execs Become Owners

DAVENPORT, Iowa — ProMax Unlimited announced the first change in ownership structure in the company’s 23-year history.“I’m very excited to announce that CTO Darian Miller, who has worked side-by-side with me for 20 years, and COO Shane Born,...

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EFG Companies: F&I Industry Faces Murky Future

DALLAS — The expected regulatory rollback, plateauing sales, rising interest rates, and the push to change the in-dealership experience clouds the F&I industry’s future, EFG Companies said today.The murky forecast was based on conversations the...

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VW’s emissions scandal yields a new cash-for-clunkers program

VW must buy back or fix as many as 562,000 diesel vehicles in the U.S. into 2019. This will lead the German automaker to essentially mimic the U.S. ... Read More »

Black Book: The Analytics Age Is Upon Us

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Vehicle valuation and data licensing solutions provider Black Book has released a new white paper designed to demonstrate the growing role of analytics in today’s automotive industry.The white paper, “Data Analytics: Critical...

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FCA lighting unit to invest $35 million, add 362 jobs in suburban Detroit

Fiat Chrysler unit Automotive Lighting LLC plans to invest $35 million into a new production line in suburban Detroit, creating 362 jobs over five years, the state of Michigan said Monday. ... Read More »

America’s Auto Auction buys Auction Broadcasting

America's Auto Auction has acquired Auction Broadcasting Co., a move that gives the nation's third-largest auto auction company 19 locations in the U.S. ... Read More »