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Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

The one obstacle that could hamper the return of the auto finance market moved one step closer to becoming reality after the Senate Banking Committee voted...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/318393/senate-committee-approves-dodds-finance-reform-bill
Categories: Auto Finance

NADAguides’ 2011 second quarter Traffic Trends Report showed that site traffic for RVs increased 29 percent since the beginning of the year, which analysts...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/319385/nadaguides-recreation-segments-post-largest-increases-in-site-traffic
Categories: Auto Finance

In a move that expanded its role in the buy-here pay-here industry, CarBiz Inc. announced that it acquired the Star Financial Services portfolio of consumer...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/317722/carbiz-inc-acquires-indirect-lender-star-financial
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance

RouteOne LLC introduced the Compliance Dashboard, a free tool that provides dealers with a visual assessment of the dealership's compliance status for all...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/319926/routeone-introduces-compliance-dashboard
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I
People, Process, Profit

Attendees of the magazine’s annual conference gathered to hear how six top trainers view the road ahead for the F&I industry. What they heard was a familiar...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310124/people-process-profit
Categories: Auto Finance, Digital, F&I

If October maintains its current sales pace, the industry will have achieved something it hasn't done since 2008, J.D. Power and LMC Automotive report.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/352911/october-new-vehicle-sales-nearing-2008-feat
Categories: Auto Finance

The purchase and financing of an average-priced new vehicle took 23.4 weeks of median family income in the first quarter of 2010, according to Comerica...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/318495/auto-affordability-drops-as-economy-improves
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

Consumer credit increased at an annual rate of 1.1 percent, or $2.1 billion, in September, according to the Federal Reserve’s monthly report.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/318796/consumer-borrowing-increases-in-september
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I

ChannelNet announced this week it will begin building customer lifecycle management programs and dealer portals for Hyundai Motor Finance and Kia Motors...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322321/channelnet-to-build-customer-management-portals-for-hyundai-capital-canada
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

Southeast Toyota Finance announced that U.S. military personnel will receive a $1,000 rebate when they lease or buy any new Scion model or a $500 rebate...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/352453/se-toyota-finance-offers-military-rebate-program
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I

The same week the CFPB celebrated its five-year anniversary, trade groups representing various motor vehicle industries urged U.S. Senators to support...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322498/trade-groups-call-on-u-s-senators-to-support-cfpb-reform-bill
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, Showroom, Training

The company claims to have the first social media app that operates on the Microsoft Windows 8.1 platform. It is designed to allow dealers to manage their...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/320776/digital-air-strike-launches-social-media-app
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, F&I

Donald Foss, the subprime finance source's founder and chairman, has decided to retire, the company announced on Jan. 4. The company stated in its...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322850/credit-acceptances-founder-announces-retirement
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Showroom, Training

With the Rates & Residuals enhancement, dealerships now have the ability to structure deals for new and pre-owned vehicles by accessing incentives, rates...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322863/vinsolutions-announces-new-integration-with-dealertrack
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

CarFinance Capital LLC launched its nonprime auto financing system in Texas following a similar program rollout in California in May.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/319284/carfinance-capital-launches-in-texas
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I

The American Financial Services Association's 21st annual Vehicle Finance Conference will focus on compliance, cyber security, customer satisfaction, and...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322868/technology-customer-satisfaction-to-headline-vehicle-finance-conference
Categories: Auto Finance

To capture the momentum and excitement of the new 1198 Superbike, Ducati’s early lead in WSBK and its return to American Superbike racing, Ducati North...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/352183/ducati-launches-finance-offer-on-superbikes
Categories: Auto Finance

While Chrysler LLC’s bankruptcy filing under Chapter 11 on Thursday provided a clearer picture of the troubled automaker’s way forward, it left the future...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/317555/chryslers-bankruptcy-clouds-future-for-chrysler-financial
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I
From the Top Down

For the better part of three generations, Sayville (N.Y.) Ford succeeded on gut instinct and a great reputation. But surviving the Great Recession would...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310006/from-the-top-down
Categories: Auto Finance

GMAC Financial Services reported a 2008 fourth-quarter profit, which was achieved by the proceeds from a debt swap that offset losses at its automotive...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/317271/gmac-financial-services-posts-4q-profit
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital, F&I
NADA Responds to Op-Ed Critical of Dealer Franchise Laws

The NADA’s Peter Welch responded to an op-ed piece published in The New York Times that was critical of dealer franchise laws, saying such protections...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/321200/nada-responds-to-op-ed-critical-of-dealer-franchise-laws
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

Priority One Financial Services hired Laura Smith as its new marketing coordinator. She will be responsible for creating marketing pieces for Priority One’s...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/318383/priority-one-names-new-marketing-coordinator
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

BMW Group Financial Services announced Sunday that BMW dealers in Michigan and Texas have implemented its proprietary e-contracting system, a point-of-sale...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/318550/bmw-financial-services-expands-e-contracting-to-texas-and-michigan
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Digital

Sen. Juan Vargas (D-San Diego) introduced legislation on Monday to fix a new law that will require dealers to provide consumers with vehicle history...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/352436/calif-lawmaker-introduces-vehicle-history-bill
Categories: Auto Finance

In economic times like today, there's a high chance your next customer's credit profile is being victimized by universal default. Finance expert explains...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/308972/universal-default39s-snare-on-car-buyers
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Showroom, Training
Maserati Rolls Out CPO Program

The new offering places two years of unlimited mileage warranty coverage on the hoods of all vehicles sold under the Officine Maserati Certified Pre-Owned...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323135/maserati-rolls-out-cpo-program
Categories: Auto Finance

Banks and credit unions believe they will eventually need to boost allowances for loan and lease losses by nearly 50%, according to a recent survey by...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/320815/survey-bankers-preparing-for-higher-credit-losses
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, F&I
U.S. Judge Allows Woman's Discrimination Claims Against Santander to Proceed

A U.S. district judge has allowed an African-American woman to pursue claims of discrimination against Texas-based Santander Consumer USA, but the finance...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322209/u-s-judge-allows-womans-discrimination-claims-against-santander-to-proceed
Categories: Auto Finance

Toyota Financial Services Corp., the financial arm of Toyota Motor Corp., has asked the government-backed Japan Bank for International Cooperation for some...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/317362/toyota-financial-services-seeks-200-billion-yen-loan
Categories: Auto Finance

Westlake Financial Services named Norwalk Auto Auction as its overall 2011 Auction of the Year.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/319905/westlake-announces-2011-top-auctions
Categories: Auto Finance

TransUnion said this week that the ratio of auto loan borrowers 60 or more days past due will remain the same between now and 2012.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/319730/transunion-expects-delinquencies-to-remain-low-in-2012
Categories: Auto Finance
The Special Finance Divide

The high volume of credit turndowns has created a chasm between dealers and lenders, but both sides are taking steps to bridge the gap.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/307789/the-special-finance-divide
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Fixed Ops, Showroom, Training
2014 F&I Dealer of the Year Added to F&I Think Tank Roster

Vaden Automotive Group's Jane Vaden Thacher will be at next month's F&I Think Tank in Tampa, Fla., to explain how the group's sales and F&I process makes...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322280/2014-fi-dealer-of-the-year-added-to-fi-think-tank-roster
Categories: Auto Finance
F&I’s Winter Tune Up

The end of the year means it’s time to take inventory. F&I trainer lists four things you need to do to ensure you’re ready to maximize every opportunity in...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310584/fis-winter-tune-up
Categories: Auto Finance
No Bubbles Here

The auto finance industry continued to quell the subprime bubble talk, with finance sources extending credit to five times more superprime car buyers than...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310894/no-bubbles-here
Categories: Auto Finance

Loan terms in the first quarter 2014 stretched to their highest level since the company began publicly reporting the data in 2006.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/320970/experian-average-loan-terms-stretch-to-record-high
Categories: Auto Finance

While 60-day automotive loan delinquencies fell nationally, 22 states experienced increases. The sharpest increase occurred in Delaware, where delinquencies...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/320950/experian-60-day-loan-delinquencies-rise-in-22-states
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I
Drive Motors: Digital Retailing Delivers Holidays Sales Gains

Drive Motors’ dealer clients sold almost three times as many cars online on Christmas Day 2017 than they did the same day in 2016 thanks to its digital...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323665/drive-motors-digital-retailing-delivers-holidays-sales-gains
Categories: Auto Finance

GMAC Financial Services announced last Friday that it has priced an offering for $4.5 billion of debt guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/317683/gmac-offers-4-5-billion-of-guaranteed-debt
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, F&I
Hold Your  Head High

F&I talks shop, politics and pride with Mark Scarpelli, president of Raymond Chevrolet and Raymond Kia, and NADA’s 2017 chairman.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310929/hold-your-head-high
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

The Senate is expected to vote on the Restoring American Financial Stability Act (S. 3217) this week. And unlike its House counterpart, the Senate bill does...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/318473/nada-continues-to-drum-up-support-for-brownback-amendment
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, Dealer Ops, Digital, F&I, Showroom, Training
ADESA Names New Executive Director of Dealer Relations

The KAR Auction Services business unit has promoted Ryan Warzynski to executive director of dealer relations, a role in which he will manage all of ADESA’s...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/322115/adesa-names-new-executive-director-of-dealer-relations
Categories: Auto Finance, Compliance, F&I
Calif. Senate Panel OKs BHPH Legislation

Legislation aimed at setting new restrictions for the state’s buy here, pay here (BHPH) dealers cleared its first hurdle yesterday.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/352457/calif-senate-panel-oks-bhph-legislation
Categories: Auto Finance

Polaris Industries Inc. today reported net income of $17.5 million for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009, down from the $24.4 million reported in the...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/352225/polaris-reports-a-2q-decline-sales-and-income
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

Justin Gasman, who was named the 2014 F&Idol winner, recently attained master certification from the Association of Finance and Insurance Professionals.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/321290/fidol-winner-earns-master-afip-certification
Categories: Auto Finance
Alphera Wants to Make Auto Loans as a Captive

Alphera Financial Services is feeling a little freer these days. In fact, according to the company’s top exec, becoming a captive is a real possibility for...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/309812/alphera-wants-to-make-auto-loans-as-a-captive
Categories: Auto Finance, Dealer Ops, Showroom, Training
April's Average Transaction Price Rises to $35,411

Less price-sensitive buyers splurged for the latest models in April, with the industry’s average transaction price rising 2% from a year ago despite rising...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/323900/aprils-average-transaction-price-rises-to-35-411
Categories: Auto Finance, Digital
The Evolving Market for Surety Bonds

Big changes at the state level make now a good time to evaluate your dealer bond costs and requirements.

https://www.fi-magazine.com/310992/the-evolving-market-for-surety-bonds
Categories: Auto Finance, F&I

New non-mortgage credit balances continue to increase, while new auto, bank and retail cards, consumer finance, home equity and student loan credit rose by...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/352487/new-credit-at-highest-point-since-2008-equifax-reports
Categories: Auto Finance

In its latest report, Kelly Blue Book says an incentives battle is coming later this year, as Japanese brands look to regain lost market share following the...

https://www.fi-magazine.com/319472/incentives-battle-approaching-says-kbb-com


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