Child ID theft on the rise

by Dealertrack on April 7, 2011

Originally published April 1, 2011, on msnbc.com:Child ID theft, among the more tragic and vexing 21st Century crimes, is much more common than previously thought, suggests a report being published Friday by a Carnegie Mellon University fellow.Data examined by...

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Coming soon: new adverse action notice requirements

by Dealertrack on March 25, 2011

An important change to dealer adverse action notices is coming on July 21, 2011.As you know, dealers are required by the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and Fed Regulation B (ECOA) and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) to send adverse action notices to their customers within 30 days of taking a credit application in three situations:...

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The compliance foxtrot

by Dealertrack on March 11, 2011

Old dance studios used to put on the floor large oil cloths, which had arrangements of footprints to demonstrate various dance steps. Follow the steps in time to the music with a little flair and, voilà, you're dancing.The last several years have seen a slew of new compliance requirements for auto dealers: the Information Safegu...

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