A fascinating inside look at what goes on inside wholesale auto auctions. Michael York visits a major Texas-based facility. Sponsored by the National Auto Auction Association.
Tire Safety is simple and easy. Maintenance, tire basics and a simple education can make your ride on the road a lot safer. Get into the habit of checking your tires, including the spare, at least once a month for five minutes. Watch these short videos from the Rubber Manufactures Association (RMA) to learn how.
The FTC Reminds Consumers to Check AnnualCreditReport.com
Consumers shopping for a car, looking for a job or just getting their financial house in order should check their free annual credit reports. The FTC is offering new videos, in English and Spanish, explaining why, and advising them what to do if a report contains inaccurate information.
Running time: 2 minutes
IBM Global Parking Survey: Drivers Share Worldwide Parking Woes
IBM's first parking survey found that drivers in 20 international cities face a daily struggle in finding a parking space. In the past year, nearly six out of 10 drivers have abandoned their search for a space at least once, and more than a quarter have gotten into an argument with a fellow motorist over a parking space.
Running time: 3 minutes
DISTRACTED DRIVING - A RAPIDLY GROWING EPIDEMIC ON OUR NATION'S ROADWAYS
This presentation covers the history and rapid adoption of mobile communications technology and its impact on traffic safety, the science of driver distraction, and how mobile device use while driving degrades driver performance.
Presented by David Teater, National Safety Council
Running time: 54 minutes
"Dealing with Debt Collectors"
This Federal Trade Commission video provides information about your rights when dealing with debt collectors.
Running time: 2.5 minutes
"Deter, Detect and Defend: Avoid Identity Theft"
Identity theft is a serious crime and has a far-reaching impact on many victims every year. Learn how to protect yourself and others from losing one of lifeís most valuable commodities.
Running time: 10 minutes
"How to File a Complaint with the Federal Trade Commission"
If you believe you have been scammed, ripped off or are a victim of fraud, donít just complain, report it to the Federal Trade Commission. This short video tells you how.
Running time: 1.5 minutes
Welcome to Vintage Steel, where we travel back through automotive history to bring you up-close and personal with fabulous cars throughout the world. Each show runs three to four minutes. Click on the "WATCH NOW" buttons to launch the programs.