Most people are drawn to a lease because of the options they have at the end of the lease. But leasing does involve some obligations. F&I trainer John Tabar says it's those responsibilities that represent an opportunity for producers to increase product enrollment on lease deals.
February 10, 2021
When affordability is the objection, F&I trainer John Tabar says the job of the F&I manager is to show customers why they can't afford not to have the protection.
February 2, 2021
Research shows that people tend to equate fast-paced speech with a lack of credibility, which isn't what we're after in the F&I office. F&I trainer John Tabar offers a few tips for uncovering and fixing a pace problem.
May 11, 2020
F&I trainer John Tabar shares the perfect close for a customer who is interested in multiple products but thinks the cost is too much.
March 10, 2020
A recent KPA survey found high numbers of F&I professionals untrained in key federal compliance topics and unsure of how far their compliance education had progressed.
December 13, 2019
UDS announced the acquisition of Dealer Marketing Link, a Pennsylvania F&I services provider.
November 26, 2019
Jim Maxim Jr. and Jim Maxim Sr. have made DealerMax the new home of their Profit By Design F&I development platform and plan to rapidly expand the Boston-based company’s national footprint.
September 26, 2019
Protective Asset Protection’s Dealer Training Institute was designed to help F&I personnel better understand product offerings to maximize sales, profits, and CSI.
September 5, 2019
An Ally/Harris survey of U.S. consumers found only 21% had purchased a vehicle service contract, propelling their average five-year maintenance and repair costs to nearly $2,000.
August 26, 2019
United Development Systems earned its seventh straight first-place Diamond award in the F&I Training category and a Gold award for Compliance training in the 15th annual Dealers’ Choice Awards.
July 24, 2019
The Assurant Performance Institute’s new Financial Service Manager courses are designed to improve overall dealership production while elevating top F&I performers.
June 27, 2019
Vision Dealer Solutions has added product videos produced by Reahard & Associates to its proprietary VisionTouch F&I menu.
June 20, 2019
Brown & Brown Inc. has acquired the assets of United Development Systems Inc., the F&I performance and compliance management provider founded by Randy Crisorio in 1982.
May 15, 2019
Organizers of November’s Industry Summit will offer free show passes to the first 100 dealers and dealership GMs who sign up online when registration opens this summer.
May 13, 2019
When you know a customer sees value in a product and you know the product is a good choice for the buyer's situation, F&I trainer John Tabar says don't be afraid to make a recommendation. He shows you how in his latest F&I Tip of the Week.
September 18, 2018