Category Archives: What about your trade?

Everything to do with trading in a vehicle

Deal Talk 135 Advertising tells a story

Advertising tells a story AutoNation $ Upside down may be easier to finance Common bait and switch Radio, paper, TV, social media Multiple rebates Ridiculous trade values No matter what you owe Employee pricing, what? Disclosures Plus everything FTC will … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 134 All about when

When Tesla in space Track the CFPB Subprime leasing is a lock Use every advantage possible Post-holiday Week day Last or 32nd, Time thoughts Morning, noon or evening New model, left-over, 2 year used Oddity of design change Leasing Check … Continue reading

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Deal talk 133 Stick to the plan

Stick to the plan Companies can get off track Military lending  Robert’s questions Why shop the trade? Why so many quotes? In person matters Get it all not just a little You have to want it Due diligence even with … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 132 Important definitions and guidelines

Important definitions and guidelines CFPB guidelines support Dealer kickbacks could go crazy How much due diligence? Effort equals results, as everything The main concepts OTD is king CPI every payment Upside down/minus equity ACV vs Trade in allowance Trade value … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 129 More about Leasing

Just Leasing More dealers get caught Big magazines, small facts Does it make sense Peace of mind So many points More vehicles in 10 No repair Tax? You have rights Still due diligence Keep your trade dollars Check out this … Continue reading

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Deal Talk is celebrating Christmas and the new year this week. The next episode will be January 4 2018

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Deal Talk 128 When there’s a problem

When there’s a problem The legal alternatives Calls and emails CPO story If something is wrong in your deal Due diligence, due process Salesperson, Manager, Dealer principal Manufacturer (Company.com) and the bank  Better business (BBB.org) Attorney general (your state.gov/attorney general) … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 127 Help, I’m upside down

Fines for the wicked Distractions for a driver Upside down story Why What can you do Type 1, type 2 and type 3 Bad resale = minus equity Minimizing if you can In the future 8 tips Check out this … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 123 Preparation is paramount

Preparation is paramount FTC lands the same dealer group Longer term is never good Preparation first Confidence comes from knowledge Choosing the right one Know your choices Make, model, MSRP Which dealer? Online info, assertive, not aggressive Bank questions with … Continue reading

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Deal Talk 120 Is luxury dealing different?

Is a Luxury deal different? In the news Patreon page news What are Luxury vehicles? Safety is key High tech Resale is still king Power and quality More affordable then you think Consistent resale = attractive lease Other things affect … Continue reading

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