is the @truecar coupon program legal under existing california car dealer law ???

TrueCash allows automakers to personalize incentives; mobile app imagery, communications features upgraded SANTA MONICA, Calif. /PRNewswire/ — TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRUE), the negotiation-free car buying and selling mobile marketplace, is enhancing the car-buying experience with the addition of TrueCash, which provides personalized incentive offers, and upgrades to its mobile app …

dmv investigations advice from a car dealer attorney

Dealing with a DMV investigator when discussing your DMV Vehicle Dealer or DMV Salesperson’s license is simple: “Please inform me in writing what documentation you require and I will have a copy faxed or mailed to you in the next 24 hours. In the meantime, I have a business to …

tesla needs to read the dmv dealer handbook…..referral fees are totally illegal

AUTHOR: ALEX DAVIES.ALEX DAVIES GEAR TESLA’S USING ITS CUSTOMERS TO GET AROUND TROUBLE OPENING STORES Click to Open Overlay Gallery TESLA MOTORS IF YOU DRIVE a Model S, there’s a new way to get $1,000 off your next Tesla: Get a friend to buy a car from Elon Musk.Tesla has …

dmv car dealer school attorney

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car dealer regulation Z checklist

A Regulation Z Summary for Auto Dealers Providing Credit – AutoRaptor – What is Regulation Z? Regulation Z (also known as Reg Z) is the implementing regulation of the Truth-in-Lending Act (TILA), and it governs how auto loans and leases are advertised. The general idea is that if you talk …

are you ready for #realcardealerschool ???

DMV Licensing Choices All dealer license applicants must select the type of dealership they wish to create. The choices are: Wholesale Only Wholesale only dealers sell from dealer to dealer, auction or dismantler, A wholesale only dealer cannot sell directly to the public. We offer drafted sale assistance for wholesale …

can a wholesaler ever sell a car to the public ???

DMV Licensing Choices All dealer license applicants must select the type of dealership they wish to create. The choices are: Wholesale Only Wholesale only dealers sell from dealer to dealer, auction or dismantler, A wholesale only dealer cannot sell directly to the public. We offer drafted sale assistance for wholesale …

car dealers…..you must consider salespersons as employees or independent contractors

  Larry Miles, senior attorney with The Miles Law Firm, recently won an important decision for the California auction industry involving the question of whether auto auctioneers are employees or independent contractors.  Arguing that auto auctioneers are sufficiently unique in their skills and independent in their work to justify being …

what is a car dealer surety bond ???

DMV Zoning Approval All dealer license applicants must select the type of dealership. That selection will determine the requirements for local zoning approval. Zoning approval is delivered in writing to the DMV using: DMV OL-902 Property Use Verification Form Wholesale Only dealerships may be home based with separate entrance requirements …

are you ready to get licensed ???

DMV License Ownership Regulations When a dealership is created, all owners with a 10% ownership interest must take the DMV class. The owners spouse must also take the class to be a listed owner of the dealership. Dealer plate privileges for 24/7 personal use are only extended to listed owners. …

major auto insurance fraud bust in fresno

More than two dozen charged in staged collision auto insurance fraud scheme Elaborate organized ring, one of the largest in Fresno history FRESNO, Calif.  – In one of the largest arrest operations in Fresno history, detectives from the California Department of Insurance, fanned out across the valley and southland areas …

got the car dealer lingo ???

GLOSSARY OF CAR DEALER TERMS Cap Cost: this is the sale price you negotiate for that new car you want to lease; unless there’s a waiting list a mile long, this is not the same as the MSRP. Certified: means the car has been cleaned and checked out by the …

car dealers must be careful in their collection of buyer data

The California driver’s license looks very similar to a plastic credit card with a magnetic “stripe” on the back. The “stripe” holds information which can be read by special scanners. Currently the information on the stripe is the same as the front of the license. It can be used by …

car dealer insurance agent convicted of fraud

Former agent who pocketed insurance premiums pleads guilty to fraud   Media Calls Only: 916-492-3566 Former agent who pocketed insurance premiums pleads guilty to fraud WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Thomas Henry Morris, 72, pleaded guilty to one felony count of insurance fraud after he collected premiums and failed to pay …

reach out to any of our instructors to get licensed

TriStar Motors LLC Directory Office 800-901-5950 Fax 888-948-1795 Email admin@gotplates.com Mailing Address, Teaching License DMV CCC0004 Post Office Box 883, Aptos, CA, 95001 Retail Sales Location, Dealer License 35862 701 Illinois Street, San Francisco, California, 94107 Instructors Joseph Weatherman            415-730-3131 Azita Rezaei                           415-730-3137 Jorge Elizalde                        209-985-0426 Mike Ramos                           714-797-5780 Sony …

even a wholesale dealer should run the VIN

VinAudit.com provides instant history reports for used vehicles. In partnership with the National Motor Vehicle Title Information System, VinAudit reports contain:  Title Problem Checks Checks for over 60 different types of title brands. Junk, Salvage, and Insurance Record Checks Verification across over 40 million junk, salvage, and total loss records. Accident …

car dealers must be careful NOT to swipe a buyers drivers license

The California driver’s license looks very similar to a plastic credit card with a magnetic “stripe” on the back. The “stripe” holds information which can be read by special scanners. Currently the information on the stripe is the same as the front of the license. It can be used by …

dmv inspectors are the backbone of dmv licensing in california

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every sale every time its the law in california @runtheVIN

Where can I find my VIN? Your vehicle’s unique Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is a 17-digit number that can be found on the title document, the vehicle registration, and on the insurance policy. The VIN can also be located at the following locations on the car itself:   On the …

where do i find the VIN ???

What’s a VIN? A Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is the 17-character identifier for your car, truck, or motorcycle. It looks like this: 1VXBR12EXCP901213, and encodes the vehicle’s manufacturer, features, and serial number. No two vehicles have the same VIN, so it serves as your car’s fingerprint– this allows for all reports …