How to Stop the Car Financing Yo-Yo

Consumer groups call for federal action to rein-in shady auto credit practices

Andy Spears

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A coalition of consumer groups is urging the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to take action that would prohibit so-called “Yo-Yo” auto sales. In practice, this means allowing a buyer to drive a car off the lot before a contract is fully executed with a third-party credit…

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Andy Spears

Writer and policy advocate living in Nashville, TN —Public Policy Ph.D. — writes on education policy, consumer affairs, and more . . .