Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Articles on Car Buying

Authored By: Federal Trade Commission

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC)  works to prevent fraudulent, deceptive and unfair business practices in the marketplace and to provide information to help consumers spot, stop and avoid them.


Follow the links below to read articles on buying a car from the FTC. 




Buying a Used Car:

Buying a New Car:

Financing or Leasing a Car:

Deceptive Car Ads:

How to File a Complaint with the FTC:

Last Review and Update: Jun 28, 2019

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