Used car dealers didn’t warn buyers about possible safety recalls, FTC says

7:30 am Apr. 1, 2017

In selling used cars, CarMax, Georgia-based Asbury Automotive Group and West-Herr Automotive Group advertised how rigorously they inspected them.

But the dealers didn’t adequately disclose that some of the cars needed repairs because of safety recalls, the Federal Trade Commission charged.

On Friday, the three companies were ordered to mail notices to customers to let them know that vehicles they bought as far back as July 1, 2013,

Gwinnett man is 22nd convicted for rigging bids at foreclosure auctions

6:30 am Mar. 29, 2017

On the long list of those who profited from the misery of the Atlanta-area foreclosure crisis, you can add the name of Clifford Wayne Hill.

For more than four years, Hill, who conducted business through his company SalesForce Inc., conspired with others to rig foreclosure auctions in Gwinnett County, a federal indictment charged.

On Friday, Hill pleaded guilty to his role in the scheme, the Justice Department announced. He and fellow