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DMVs Are Selling Data to Private Investigators, Marketing Firms

by Joel Hruska

A new report shows that the DMVs (Department of Motor Vehicles) in many states are taking full advantage of the modern information economy, and they’re making bank doing it. The data we’re required to hand over by law in order to qualify for a driver’s license is being used for very different purposes than you likely intend. Specifically…

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