SubPrime Auto Finance News Staff

It’s taken five years, but federal officials are seeing an improvement if consumers faced a financial emergency roughly equal to one payment on their vehicle installment contract. The Federal Reserve Board’s latest Report on the economic well-being of U.S. households indicated four in 10 adults, if faced... Read More

SubPrime Auto Finance News Staff

GSFSGroup created a new executive position to respond to growth and an increasing need for data management and innovative technology in the automotive F&I industry. The provider and administrator of a comprehensive portfolio of F&I products for dealerships this week announced the hiring of Steven Clark as its... Read More

SubPrime Auto Finance News Staff

Key findings of BillingTree’s sixth annual Operations and Technology Survey involving collections, recoveries and more, are showing just how much of an impact all of the widespread changes at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are leaving on service providers. For the first time in the history of the... Read More

Nick Zulovich, Senior Editor

The 2013 indirect auto lending guidance from what was previously called the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau now is officially off the books. On Monday, President Trump signed into law a bipartisan Congressional resolution disapproving a rule that was in the form of guidance issued by the regulator that now calls... Read More

SubPrime Auto Finance News Staff

National Automotive Finance Association board member Joel Kennedy leveraged his experience and expertise into a position with a consulting firm broadening its scope into consumer finance. Spinnaker Consulting Group, a national boutique professional services consultancy based in Richmond, Va., will expand its services... Read More

SubPrime Auto Finance News Staff

Don Oliver went into retirement for about a year until he was recently lured back into the vehicle service contract administration business. RoadVantage, one the fastest-growing providers of F&I programs for the automotive industry, announced the addition of Oliver as its senior vice president of... Read More

SubPrime Auto Finance News Staff

Cherokee Media Group (CMG), publishers of Auto Remarketing and SubPrime Auto Finance News, and producers of Used Car Week, the Automotive Intelligence Summit and Auto Remarketing Canada — as well as additional leading auto industry events and media — has announced the launch of a new media property called the... Read More

SubPrime Auto Finance News Staff

TransUnion is putting more resources into fraud prevention. On Friday, TransUnion said it has agreed to acquire iovation, one of the most advanced providers of device-based information in the world, strengthening its position in fraud and identity management. While financial terms were not released, the company... Read More