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Tax Season Slow to Start

Tax Season Slow to Start

Tax money, as expected, has been slow to reach consumers this year, causing a lag for the used-car business. A new law requires the Internal Revenue Service to hold refunds...

NABD Honors CFO

NABD Honors CFO

The National Alliance of Buy-Here, Pay-Here Dealers has inducted several high-profile operators into its Hall of Fame. But this year the NABD took the opportunity to honor somebody who played...

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    DMS Incorporates Carfax Auto/Mate Dealership Systems has integrated its dealership management system with myCarfax Service Shop tools to help their dealer customers increase the success of their fixed operations. This enhancement makes it…
  • CarMax Grows in California
    CarMax Grows in California CarMax Inc. is currently hiring more than 40 associates for the company's third store in the Bay Area of California. The store, scheduled to open in November, will be located…
  • CarMax Reports Higher Sales, Revenue
    CarMax Reports Higher Sales, Revenue CarMax Inc. reported higher sales and revenue for the second quarter ended Aug. 31. Net sales and operating revenues increased 2.9 percent to $4 billion. Used unit sales in comparable…
  • TV Host Takes Cheap Shot at Dealers
    TV Host Takes Cheap Shot at Dealers The latest attack on subprime automobile dealers came in the form of HBO’s satirical news/comedy show “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” on Aug. 14. The 17–minute segment slammed the…

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  • Carvana Moves into Midwest
    Carvana Moves into Midwest Carvana announced its expansion into Columbus, Ohio. This launch marks the company’s first market in the Midwest region and first in the state of Ohio. Columbus marks Carvana’s seventh new…
  • America’s Car-Mart Moves Fewer Units
    America’s Car-Mart Moves Fewer Units America’s Car-Mart Inc. reported net income of $7.1 million in the quarter ended July 31.The buy-here, pay-here chain reported revenues of $146 million compared to $143 million for the prior…
  • Dealers Use In-House CRM to Drive Sales
    Dealers Use In-House CRM to Drive Sales Robert Beck, president, Stop ‘N Drive Motors, San Antonio, Texas: “We have one location and we opened up in 2005. “We usually stock about 40 to 50 cars. We have…
  • NABD Honors CFO
    NABD Honors CFO The National Alliance of Buy-Here, Pay-Here Dealers has inducted several high-profile operators into its Hall of Fame. But this year the NABD took the opportunity to honor somebody who played…
  • PassTime Partners with Verifacto
    PassTime Partners with Verifacto PassTime and Verifacto announced the companies have completed a software integration project. Customers utilizing both Verifacto software and PassTime GPS solutions will now be able to perform a variety of…
  • Association Promotes, Defends Payment Devices
    Association Promotes, Defends Payment Devices An association of GPS and starter-interrupt providers has rebranded itself as a way to announce that it plans on serving a wider segment of the automotive technology industry. The former…