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Categories: Auto Finance, F&I
5 Questions F&I Pros Must Answer Monthly

F&I trainer says your answers to five key questions will serve as a roadmap to an unreachable level of performance.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/311024/5-questions-fi-pros-must-answer-monthly
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Showroom, Training
Experian Examines the Muscle Car Resurgence

Experian Automotive's review of the American muscle car resurgence found that Chevrolet Corvette and Dodger Viper buyers tend to pay cash, while the Dodge...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/321763/experian-examines-the-muscle-car-resurgence
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I
Colorado's Jeff Carlson Elected NADA Chairman for 2016

The NADA’s board of directors has elected Jeff Carlson as its 2016 chairman. The Colorado dealer is currently serving as NADA vice chairman.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/321970/colorados-jeff-carlson-elected-nada-chairman-for-2016
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I
People, Process, Pay Plans

Top F&I mind says there are nine components that need to be in every F&I pay plan. Not only do they provide the right motivation, they can be the key to...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310500/people-process-pay-plans
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I
TransUnion: Subprime Pullback to Continue in 2018

Replacement demand from hurricanes Harvey and Irma should provide a temporary boost in new-vehicle demand to open 2018, but TransUnion officials said...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323609/transunion-subprime-pullback-to-continue-in-2018
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I
Huntington Bank Adds Auto Finance Veteran

The bank named Tom Wirth auto finance product and strategy director. The 25-year auto finance veteran will be tasked with helping the bank’s continued...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322044/huntington-bank-adds-auto-finance-veteran
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I
Execs Dissect Challengers to F&I

Cash, leasing and adoption of technology stole the show during this year’s Executive Panel.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/309889/execs-dissect-challengers-to-fi
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I
Chase, Jaguar Land Rover Renew Private Label Agreement

The bank has served as Jaguar Land Rover’s exclusive auto finance provider for 10 years, providing customized retail, lease and commercial financing to the...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323901/chase-jaguar-land-rover-renew-private-label-agreement
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I, Fixed Ops, Industry, Sales
Consumer Credit Activity Continues to Rise from Pandemic Lows; Auto Loan Subprime Performance Lags

Q4 2020 TransUnion Industry Insights report explores latest consumer credit trends.

https://www.agent-entrepreneur.com/364120/consumer-credit-activity-continues-to-rise-from-pandemic-lows-auto-loan-subprime
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I
Minnesota AG Sues EFG Over Service-Contract Refunds

Attorney General Lori Swanson is suing EFG Companies for deceptive practices because it failed to deliver on its promise of full refunds for VSCs canceled...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/321217/minnesota-ag-sues-efg-over-service-contract-refunds
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I
CFPB Fines SNAAC for Violating 2015 Consent Order

Security National Automotive Acceptance Co. agreed to pay $1.25 million to settle the bureau's charges that it failed to pay $2.275 million in consumer...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323115/cfpb-fines-snaac-for-violating-2015-consent-order
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Showroom, Training
SF Conference Returns to Industry Summit

Industry Summit will once again play host to the Special Finance Conference, the industry’s premier SF training event.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323248/sf-conference-returns-to-industry-summit
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Showroom, Training
Hyundai, Acura Take Top Honors in KBB’s ‘5-Year Cost to Own’ Awards

The firm named Hyundai as the brand with the lowest cost to own and Acura as the lowest cost luxury brand. Top vehicles were selected in 22 categories.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323713/hyundai-acura-take-top-honors-in-kbbs-5-year-cost-to-own-awards
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I
Industry Reacts to GM's Disclosure Policy

General Motors dealers who sell non-GM service contracts, parts and accessories must now disclose to their customers that the products are not backed by the...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/311058/industry-reacts-to-gms-disclosure-policy
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, F&I
Operation Overhaul

Alvin Heggs took a leap of faith when he bought a fledgling dealership in Mesa, Ariz., three years ago. But his gamble on Superstition Springs Chrysler Jeep...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310842/operation-overhaul
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Showroom, Training
KAR Names New Leader for Autoniq

Joe Oliveri, a 20-year industry veteran, was named vice president of KAR's Autoniq business unit, which provides mobile and digital vehicle pricing and...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323968/kar-names-new-leader-for-autoniq
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I
A Final Message From the Chairman

Jeff Carlson reflects on his term as the NADA’s 2016 chairman, highlighting the association’s victories as well as the challenges ahead.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310926/a-final-message-from-the-chairman
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Showroom, Training
Manheim Index Hits Record High

With wholesale used-vehicle prices rising in May, the Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index rose to a record 127.9. The firm noted that dealers purchased the...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323209/manheim-index-hits-record-high
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Fixed Ops, Showroom, Training
GM to Launch Online Shopping Portal for Low-Mileage Used Cars

General Motors' decision to open up its remarketing channel to consumers through an online car-buying portal may give dealers pause, but officials said the...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322106/gm-to-launch-online-shopping-portal-for-low-mileage-used-cars
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I
AutoGravity Reaches New Milestone

More than 1.3 million Americans have used AutoGravity’s car-shopping and financing platform, which surpassed $2 billion in finance amount requested in 2017.

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323677/autogravity-reaches-new-milestone
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I
AutoGravity Adds First Investors to Vehicle Financing Platform

AutoGravity is adding First Investors Financial Services’ indirect business onto the AutoGravity platform, the two companies announced this week.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322856/autogravity-adds-first-investors-to-vehicle-financing-platform
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I, Showroom
FIDOY Nomination Period Extended to July 21

The magazine has extended the nomination period for its 2017 F&I Dealer of the Year contest to July 21. Dealership employees, general agents, vendors,...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/311019/fidoy-nomination-period-extended-to-july-21
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Showroom, Training
Tom Webb to Retire as Cox Automotive's Chief Economist

Tom Webb will retire on June 30 as Cox Automotive's chief economist, ending a more than four-decade career.

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323014/tom-webb-to-retire-as-cox-automotives-chief-economist
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Showroom, Training
Subaru Tops KBB's 5-Year Cost to Own List

Subaru and Acura ranked as the top automotive brand in Kelley Blue Book's annual 5-Year Cost to Own awards, which highlights the top luxury and non-luxury...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322952/subaru-tops-kbbs-5-year-cost-to-own-list
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Fixed Ops, Industry, Sales, Showroom
Record Profits, Cash Flow and Demand Drove Historic Valuations and Transactions in Q2 Auto Dealership Buy/Sell Market

Auto dealership buy/sell market on path to most active year in history – 320 transactions June 2020 to June 2021.

http://www.providers-administrators.com/365964/record-profits-cash-flow-and-demand-drove-historic-valuations-and-transactions-i
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I
Dealer David Andrews Begins Term as NIADA President

The owner of City Auto in Memphis, Tenn., encouraged fellow independent dealers to keep pace with the rapidly changing automotive marketplace, saying,...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323238/dealer-david-andrews-begins-term-as-niada-president
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Showroom, Training
Volvo to Add V60 Wagon to Subscription Service

Volvo Cars said this week it will add its V60 to its Care by Volvo subscription program when the redesigned station wagon makes its U.S. arrival in 2019.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323730/volvo-to-add-v60-wagon-to-subscription-service
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I
Cox Appoints Dealertrack’s Sundaram to New Post

Following its recent acquisition of Dealertrack, Cox Automotive has appointed Dealertrack’s former co-president, Raj Sundaram, as its chief client success...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/321953/cox-appoints-dealertracks-sundaram-to-new-post
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I
Dealertrack Expands Hyundai/Kia Partnership

Dealertrack announced plans to expand its partnership with Hyundai Motor Finance and Kia Motors Finance, including a streamlined F&I process.

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/350953/dealertrack-expands-hyundai-kia-partnership
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I
Darwin’s Digital F&I Department Goes Live

Darwin Automotive has launched Darwin Online, described by the company as the auto industry’s first fully functional 24-hour F&I department.

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323562/darwins-digital-fi-department-goes-live
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I
Keys to the Sale

The cost to replace car keys is increasing as the technology embedded in them advances. The magazine’s F&I expert offers this primer for selling key...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310012/keys-to-the-sale
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I
Wells Fargo Faces $1 Billion Fine for Mortgage and Auto Insurance Issues

Wells Fargo’s first-quarter earnings call was staged amid a string of regulatory concerns, declining auto originations, and the sale of a Puerto Rican...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323869/wells-fargo-faces-1-billion-fine-for-mortgage-and-auto-insurance-issues
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I
Finding the Digital Sweet Spot

Marketers say they will direct more ad dollars toward social media and mobile marketing this year, but they admit to being a bit perplexed as to which...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310016/finding-the-digital-sweet-spot
Categories: Auto Finance, Digital, F&I
Out of the Box

Panelists and presenters at Industry Summit 2015 tackled online automotive retailing and what it means to move F&I out of the box and into the Digital Age.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310765/out-of-the-box
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I
Scott Painter Announces Vehicle Subscription Platform NextCar

Focused on enabling subscription to be profitable at scale in response to COVID-19.

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/363245/scott-painter-announces-vehicle-subscription-platform-nextcar
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I
FTC: Credit Freezes Are Now Free

The FTC issued a reminder that, starting today, consumers can freeze their credit and place one-year fraud alerts for free under the new Economic Growth,...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/351002/ftc-credit-freezes-are-now-free
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I
Survey: Online F&I Improves CSI

Customers who are able to initiate the financing and F&I product selection process online report a better overall car-buying experience, according to a new...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323648/survey-online-fi-improves-csi
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Fixed Ops, Industry, Sales, Showroom
Weekly Market Insights Report

As we move into the Fall season, wholesale prices began to show a positive movement once again and reached the highest point of the year last week.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/366100/weekly-market-insights-from-black-book-2
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I
Setting the Pace

Meet the seven finalists for F&I Dealer of the Year, the winner of which will be profiled in the magazine’s November issue.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/309867/setting-the-pace
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, F&I, Opinion
Confront the Growing Threat of Synthetic ID Fraud

Synthetic identity fraud is incredibly costly and difficult to detect. Expert explains why your dealership is at risk and why a multilayered defense works...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/359872/confront-the-growing-threat-of-synthetic-id-fraud
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Showroom, Training
Pearl Technology Releases Dynamic Payment Calculation Widget for Dealer Websites

The new website widget calculates and displays six different payments to vehicle shoppers in under three seconds, according to company officials. It is...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323387/pearl-technology-releases-dynamic-payment-calculation-widget-for-dealer-websites
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Industry
Lease Credit Approval Rates Rise to 72.7% in December

Lease credit approval rates rise to highest percentage of the year during holiday season.

https://www.agent-entrepreneur.com/363815/lease-credit-approval-rates-rise-to-72-7-in-december
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I
Industry on the Rebound

The mood at this year’s Vehicle Finance Conference was much improved, and lenders are looking to become active once again. However, they will do so with...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/309527/industry-on-the-rebound
Categories: Actuary, Auto Finance, Awards, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Industry, Meet the Executive, Product & Technology, Sales, Summit Updates, Training
F&I Tip of the Week: Power of the Pause

When we communicate, the words we use only account for 7% of the communication. Voice tone and inflection account for 38%, while body language makes up...

https://www.agent-entrepreneur.com/324768/fi-tip-of-the-week-power-of-the-pause
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Showroom, Training
J.D. Power: Wholesale Prices Decline in June

June wholesale prices for used vehicles up to eight years in age fell by an average of 0.9% compared to May. Losses at the segment level were less than...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/324069/j-d-power-wholesale-prices-decline-in-june
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I
GWC Warranty Promotes Pratt to VP

Wendy Pratt has been elevated to the role of associate vice president of strategic alliances for GWC Warranty.

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323285/gwc-warranty-promotes-pratt-to-vp
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I
FTC Approves Consent Order in Texas Dealer’s Deceptive Advertising Case

The approval settles the FTC's December 2017 complaint against Dallas-based Cowboy Toyota regarding its Spanish-language newspaper ads. The regulator...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/323685/ftc-approves-consent-order-in-texas-dealers-deceptive-advertising-case
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Showroom, Training
Volkswagen 'Deeply Sorry' About EPA Violation

Volkswagen's chief executive apologizes for emissions scandal and promises to 'do everything necessary in order to reverse the damage this has caused.'

https://www.fi-magazine.com/321917/volkswagen-deeply-sorry-about-epa-violation
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Industry
Digital Adoption In an Uncertain World: How Auto Lenders Can Evolve Collections for a Better Customer Experience

Borrowers and lenders alike are wondering who has the capacity to pay and how resilient is this capacity? Institutions that make the most of insight,...

https://www.agent-entrepreneur.com/362652/digital-adoption-in-an-uncertain-world-how-auto-lenders-can-evolve-collections-f
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I, Fixed Ops, Industry, Sales, Showroom
Auto Dealership Buy/Sell Market Transactions Rebound in Q2 2020, with Record Valuations

High dealership earnings drive buy/sell market to boomerang back in Q2, with first half of 2020 surpassing 2019, according to The Blue Sky Report® by...

https://www.autodealertodaymagazine.com/362907/uto-dealership-buy-sell-market-transactions-rebound-in-q2-2020-with-record-valua


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