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All ADM Blog Posts Tagged 'buy' (26)

Dealers Are Asking “What Is Online Retailing, Really?”

In my many discussions with dealers, the one question that invariably comes up is “What is online retailing, really?” They’ll then begin to tell me how consumers can already buy a car online from them. They have a widget with which a consumer can get their trade value. They have an online payment calculator. Customers…


Added by Joe Orr on September 28, 2016 at 5:41am — No Comments

Guideline to Purchase an Inverter Battery on EMI

Continuous power supply in India has always been an issue. With the advancement of technology, this issue too has been looked after. All of us want continuous power supply at home and that’s when inverters came to the rescue.

But even when you want to purchase a power backup, a lot of questions come to mind. Which inverter should you purchase? It’s too expensive, how will you afford it? All of these queries will be solved in this article.…


Added by Arwind Sharma on September 25, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments

Learn How to Get a Personal Loan for Used Car!

The first car of new drivers is mostly a second-hand one. People often prefer honing their driving skills on a used vehicle before buying a new car.

A common question when you plan on buying a used car is whether banks offer Loan for second hand vehicles. Many borrowers believe that only a car loan can be used to purchase a car. However, this is far…


Added by Arwind Sharma on September 16, 2016 at 12:00am — No Comments

Why most business get cars on lease? Here is answer

Ever wondered as to why most companies tend to buy car on lease? If you observe carefully, you will find that most of the businesses seem to prefer getting their cars on lease. There has to be some reasons for it, isn’t it? Let us take a look at the core…


Added by Kristin B Beasley on May 26, 2016 at 12:45am — No Comments

How to Make a Value Proposition to Die For

The first thing most people do when meeting someone new is to introduce themselves. This first meeting can quite easily dictate the future outcome of the relationship. If you come off as insincere or indifferent, the other party will probably not engage you again. However, greet someone with genuine interest and sincerity and you just…


Added by Timmy D. James on May 13, 2016 at 1:02pm — No Comments

Are Your Listening Ears On? ‘Cause It’s About to Get Loud

An undeniable shift is happening in our industry. One that will change how we operate forever. It’s all about delivering on the customer experience with a true online buying process. AutoNation saw it. And, Carvana, Beepi and other start-ups are gaining traction. In addition, other vendors within our industry have…


Added by Paul Moran on January 15, 2016 at 3:48am — No Comments

“Clicks-to-Bricks” Express Auto Retailing Is Coming

Today, technology must create a customer journey that allows a consumer to buy online, or start online, and pick up right where they left off in the showroom.

The technology exists to accomplish this. Proof of that is right in front of our eyes in the Carvanas, Beepis, Vrooms and other such companies. They’re already…


Added by Bruce Thompson on January 4, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments

FCA Must Buy Back 500,000 Trucks: Opportunity Awaits

In the largest buy back action in U.S. history, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Fiat-Chrysler America (FCA) have agreed that, in addition to paying a $105 million fine, FCA will offer to buy back 500,000 RAM pickup trucks from consumers. The value FCA has to pay consumers for…


Added by Chris Miller on August 7, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments

When You Buy Used You Won't Just Be Getting A Great SUV

The Honda Pilot is an affordable, stylish, and useful mid-sized SUV. Its built-in driver assist technology (like cross-traffic monitors and lane departure warnings), roomy cabin space, and 280-HP V6 engine make it an ideal SUV for you and your family, wherever you need to go and whatever you need to store. But when you buy the Pilot second-hand, you’re getting much more than just an amazing vehicle.…


Added by Angela Smith on August 2, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments

Is Your Marketing Really Working?

With so many options available when choosing how to allocate marketing budgets, dealers are increasingly finding themselves conflicted over what to use. Every dealer wants to know whether their marketing is producing results – whether that is in sales or service. And all vendors will attempt to show…


Added by Jamil Zabaneh on September 4, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Create Your Own Buy Cycle

According to, more than three-quarters of respondents to a 2012 car-buying attitude survey found that “78% now say that 10+ years (or until it dies) is the appropriate vehicle lifespan. Most telling is that over half say that a better economy would not change their habit of holding onto their vehicle longer.” 

You may feel shackled by this reality, but in fact you have much control over how the buy cycle influences your dealership. I can make such a statement because this…


Added by Jeff Cotton on March 4, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments

MaxTradeIn Launches MaxTradeIn DealerDirect™ Service

MaxTradeIn™, the free website that gives car owners the ability to trade in or sell their used vehicle by selecting local dealers to compete for their business, is expanding with a new service that lets participating dealers place actual…


Added by Shawn Schwegman on July 17, 2013 at 5:18am — No Comments

It's 9:00 AM - Do You Know Where Your Inventory Is?


5:00 AM…


Added by James A. Ziegler on May 2, 2013 at 11:30am — 35 Comments

The (Unexpected) ROI of Social Media @Tier II

Dealer Groups who want to make real money using Social Media think 3 words:…


Added by April Lee on February 13, 2013 at 5:11pm — No Comments

There Are Car Dealerships, Then There Is Your Dealership-

There is this “rule of thumb” when writing social media blogs that basically says in order to capture the reader’s attention and build your audience, never try and sell them something.

Always make sure your content is informative (something for business, life, or both that…


Added by Todd Vowell on January 9, 2013 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Buy Here Pay Here Market...Where?

Decades ago, an unprecedented idea emerged in the automotive industry—Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH)—in an attempt to offset the savings and loan crisis.…


Added by Constance Shook on September 18, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments

The Google Plus Game Changer

A Lot of Talk About a Badge!

A lot of fuss is being made of late, of Search Plus Your World and for good reason: love it or hate it, this is going to make a huge impact on Automotive SEO now and for the foreseeable future. This is great and there are some great simple steps you can take to…


Added by Timothy Martell on February 9, 2012 at 10:30am — 34 Comments

How to buy a car, and have fun doing it.

Volkswagen in Formula 1

My name is Michael Fischer. I have been selling automobiles for almost forty years. I began way back in 1973 at Kohlenberg Ford in Burlingame CA . I have had the good fortune to sell automobiles across the United States and have worked with and sold for some of the top…


Added by Michael Fischer on June 22, 2011 at 10:58pm — No Comments

AC Funding


AC Funding


If you have a customer that scores a 620 and wants to buy a 2004 pickup with 114k miles on it we can get you 72 months.


If you have a customer that scores a 0 but has a home and some job time, that would be us.  We fund up to 120% and have rates as low as 4% for better scoring customers.  No dealer agreement, after the approval we FedEx you a check.  Contact me and I will send you…


Added by Alan Ault on March 8, 2011 at 4:14pm — No Comments

5 Smart Shopping Tips

You may be surprised to know that the biggest mistake you can make when shopping is to shop the 'best' or 'lowest' priced products. That's right! Buyers mistakingly use price to drive their buying decisions - this is referred to as the price myth and retailers have used the lowest price hook for years to drive traffic to their stores and websites. The single biggest shopping mistake a consumer can make is to base the decision to shop or buy solely on price and I should know as I have… Continue

Added by Grant Cardone on November 30, 2010 at 1:28pm — No Comments

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