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Advance Auto Parts boosted by bored Americans working on cars

Advance Auto’s do-it-yourself repair business is strong, replacement car-battery sales are brisk and consumers are taking breaks from streaming to scrub down their vehicles. ... Read More »

FTC Gives Final Approval to Settlement with Smart Lock Maker

The Federal Trade Commission has given final approval to a settlement with a Canadian company related to allegations it falsely claimed that its Internet-connected smart locks were designed to be “unbreakable” and that it took reasonable steps to secure the...

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FTC Gives Final Approval to Settlement with Smart Lock Maker

The Federal Trade Commission has given final approval to a settlement with a Canadian company related to allegations it falsely claimed that its Internet-connected smart locks were designed to be “unbreakable” and that it took reasonable steps to secure the...

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FTC Expands Its Case Against Zurixx Real Estate Seminar Scheme

Amended complaint adds alleged violations of Telemarketing Sales Rule, additional defendants, and monetary liability for Zurixx officers The Federal Trade Commission and the state of Utah have amended their complaint against the operators of the Zurixx real estate...

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FTC and FCC Send Joint Letters to Additional VoIP Providers Warning against ‘Routing and Transmitting’ Illegal Coronavirus-related Robocalls

Warning letters are part of coordinated campaign to combat illegal telemarketing The Federal Trade Commission today sent joint letters with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to three companies providing Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services, warning...

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How to use your Economic Impact Payment prepaid debit card without paying a fee

You may receive a prepaid debit card from the government with your economic impact payments, learn how to access this money and use your card without paying a fee. ... Read More »

N.J. dealerships to resume in-person sales

The governor's administrative order allows showrooms to reopen for appointment-only customers starting at 6 a.m. ET on Wednesday. ... Read More »

Next-gen Genesis G80 to start at $48,725

The midsize sedan undercuts German rivals with lower pricing, extensive standard equipment, two engine options and a fresh look. ... Read More »

Nissan’s 2020 Frontier, with new V-6 engine, priced from $27,885

The midsize Frontier won't receive a redesign until the 2021 model year, but the automaker is introducing a standard 3.8-liter direct-injection V-6 engine in the 2020 model that the company says is more powerful but just as fuel efficient as the discontinued four-cylinder. ... Read More »

F&I Providers Relief Fund Celebrates Raising Half of $1M Fundraising Goal, but More Funds Are In Demand From F&I Managers In Need

The F&I Providers Relief Fund for F&I Managers raised more than $500,000 in only about a month – half of its $1 million fundraising goal – but the board is still looking for donors to meet the overwhelming need for financial assistance grants to F&I managers. ... Read More »