lookup vehicle recalls by VIN

Recalls Look-up by VIN – Vehicle Identification Number Owners may not always know their recalled vehicle still needs to be repaired. NHTSA’s new search tool lets you enter a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to quickly learn if a specific vehicle has not been repaired as part of a safety recall …

car dealer DATA BREACH requires immediate red flag rules response

Red Flag Response The red flag compliance officer must evaluate which red flags have the greatest potential and prioritize verification and action policy when red flag detection occurs. +++ The first step in good identity theft detection is obtaining good documentation regarding the identity of the customer opening a “covered …

make sure your car dealer bad loan collections are FTC compliant

How the FTC’s “Operation Collection Protection” Affects Car Dealerships “Operation Collection Protection” targets illegal debt collection practices across the country. Is your dealership in compliance? You are undoubtedly familiar with the Federal Trade Commission, aka the FTC. The FTC is the government agency that works on behalf of consumers to …

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make sure you understand the lemon law

The Federal Lemon Law: How Well Does Your Dealership Understand the Rules? Only dealership customers with warranties are protected under the Federal Lemon Law. You undoubtedly take a lot of pride in your dealership and the inventory you offer. However, whenever you are selling cars — especially used cars — …

lookup vehicle recalls by VIN

Recalls Look-up by VIN – Vehicle Identification Number Owners may not always know their recalled vehicle still needs to be repaired. NHTSA’s new search tool lets you enter a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to quickly learn if a specific vehicle has not been repaired as part of a safety recall …

yo-yo financing is risky business

The Risks of Spot Delivery and How to Avoid Yo-Yo Financing You may be a big fan of spot delivery in your dealership, but if you’re not doing it right, you may be hearing from the FTC. Ask any dealership employee what their busiest times are, and you’ll likely always …

make sure your car dealer bad loan collections are FTC compliant

How the FTC’s “Operation Collection Protection” Affects Car Dealerships “Operation Collection Protection” targets illegal debt collection practices across the country. Is your dealership in compliance? You are undoubtedly familiar with the Federal Trade Commission, aka the FTC. The FTC is the government agency that works on behalf of consumers to …