I purchased an Automobile from a dealer with on site financing. A week later I got a call from a woman who had purchased a Automobile from the same dealer and in her paperwork was all of my personal information including my Social security number, address, phone, and all my finance information. She had contacted them about it and they were not worried so she called me. I called the onsite finance office and they kept me on hold, finally they came on to say they would look into it. I am uncomfortable about this and not sure how to proceed.
The Federal Trade Commission enforces certain privacy laws nationwide. Without going into the details of the statutes, dealers that finance autos or partner with financial institutions must provide both privacy notices and protect your personal information. Here is a link to their website where you can file a complaint or even just a "concern" about how your information was handled. If you get no satisfactory response from the dealer, use the FTC complaint. Good luck.
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