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Just Enough Inflation? Core CPI Up 0.2% in June

The Consumer Price Index fell 0.1% in June, but the core rate rose a higher-than-expected 0.2%, which suggests that the slowing U.S. economic recovery has lowered inflation. But it hasn't triggered deflation -- at least not yet.

CarMax Earnings Zoom as Sales Increase

CarMax (KMX) reported Wednesday that profits rose during its fiscal first-quarter on healthy increases in vehicle sales. In the three months ending May 31, CarMax said it earned $101.1 million, or 44 cents a share, compared to $28.7 million, or 13 cents a share, a year ago.

Save $2 million by driving used cars

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Brand Loyalty: Toyota's Loss Is Its Competitors' Gain

Here's more evidence that other car brands are benefiting from Toyota's ongoing recalls: A Kelly Blue Book survey released Wednesday shows that owners of Ford, Chevy, Kia and Hyundai are becoming more loyal to their brands, while brand loyalty among Toyota owners has declined.

An unusual used-car shopping strategy

The AARP magazine had an interesting notion about shopping for used cars. Author Mary Makaruska suggests recruiting a car dealer to act as a search...

How not to buy a car

Check out the video below for the results of a Dateline investigation into one car dealer's slimy sales practices. Here are 2 tips for how to avoid...