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Hyundai recalls ’13 Elantras for deteriorating brake pads

Hyundai Motor America is recalling 64,500 Elantra sedans from the 2013 model year because the brake pedal stopper pads can deteriorate over time. ... Read More »

FTC to Participate in CDC Twitter Chat on Healthy Contact Lens Wear and Care

The Federal Trade Commission will participate in a Twitter chat hosted by the Centers for Disease Control. The chat will include tips about healthy contact lens wear and care habits. The FTC will explain consumers’ rights under the Contact Lens Rule, including...

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FTC Announces Agenda for “Putting Disclosures to the Test”

Workshop Will Feature Research on Disclosure Effectiveness The Federal Trade Commission has announced the agenda for its Sept. 15 workshop, Putting Disclosures to The Test, which will include 22 presentations covering a wide variety of topics on how consumers...

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FTC to Participate in CDC Twitter Chat on Healthy Contact Lens Wear and Care

The Federal Trade Commission will participate in a Twitter chat hosted by the Centers for Disease Control. The chat will include tips about healthy contact lens wear and care habits. The FTC will explain consumers’ rights under the Contact Lens Rule, including...

... Read More »

FTC Announces Agenda for “Putting Disclosures to the Test”

Workshop Will Feature Research on Disclosure Effectiveness The Federal Trade Commission has announced the agenda for its Sept. 15 workshop, Putting Disclosures to The Test, which will include 22 presentations covering a wide variety of topics on how consumers...

... Read More »

Margins, costs threaten luxury-store values

Dealership acquisitions were down in the first half of 2016, though multistore deals were up. ... Read More »

Radio ID system welcomes service customers by name

A Nissan dealership in Texas utilizes a new system that has helped exceed its targeted service revenue. ... Read More »

Louisiana flooding takes toll on dealerships’ employees

As floodwaters slowly recede in the area around Baton Rouge, La., auto dealerships are trying to do business with a limited number of employees, many of whom are dealing with losses of their own. ... Read More »

Four ways to support your community’s fight against elder financial exploitation

Financial exploitation robs millions of older people of their money and property annually.  To prevent and respond to the growing crisis of elder financial exploitation, people are working together in hundreds of communities across our nation.  ... Read More »

Toyota restarts production in Venezuela after six months

Toyota said it restarted its Venezuelan factory after six months without producing vehicles because of hard currency shortages, good news for the South American nation suffering a roiling recession that has closed many factories. ... Read More »