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Warren’s false claim that ‘auto dealer markups cost consumers $26 billion a year’

Warren’s false claim that ‘auto dealer markups cost consumers $26 billion a year’ | Upsetment | Scoop.it
The Massachusetts Democrat earns Four Pinocchios for mischaracterizing a report with fishy numbers.
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While there is much to love about Elizabeth Warren and her concern for American consumers, she is given to hyperbole. It seems to me that reformers like Senator Warren should strive to be as accurate as possible.

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5 companies that excel at screwing over customers

5 companies that excel at screwing over customers | Upsetment | Scoop.it
Time Warner Cable, Wal-Mart and others have made treating you like crap part of their basic business model
Kenneth Weene's insight:

The market only works if there is information. Here is some information that might well influence your consumer behavior. The two biggies for me are Walmart, against which I am always warning people, and Sprint, about which I have heard many complaints. Of course I don't live near the Time-Warner market.

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