Dealership’s ‘Closing Fees’ Ruled Illegal In South Carolina, Court Hands Down $2.8 Million Judgment

Dealership’s ‘Closing Fees’ Ruled Illegal In South Carolina, Court Hands Down $2.8 Million Judgment

Money and car keysSouth Carolina’s Supreme Court has handed down a hefty win for auto shoppers. In a 3-2 ruling, justices found that Hendrick Honda of Easley shouldn’t have been charging customers a $ 299 “closing fee” between 2002 and 2006. The decision will cost Hendrick some $ 2.8 million in actual (not punitive) damages. Payouts will be made to plaintiff Julie…
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