the only #realcardealerschool

History Vehicle dealer licensing is the compulsory process of a vehicle dealer establishing a presence with a multitude of government authorities. The purpose is to establish adherence to all state regulation including the delivery of clear ownership and to tax vehicle owners. While almost all vehicles are uniquely identified by a vehicle …

san diego pd uses carfax to catch auto thief

San Diego PD Solves Cases Using Carfax Investigative Tools Photo: Carfax The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) has partnered with Carfax so that key investigative resources from Carfax now are used by California’s third-largest police department. SDPD investigators get no-cost, dedicated access to vehicle information from Carfax at www.carfaxforpolice.com that …

where can i file a complaint against a car dealer ???

Problems with a vehicle purchase can DMV help me Filing a Complaint with the Department of Motor Vehicles You should know that DMV has limited resources to review and catalog these complaints. Your information will be reviewed by Investigations and Audits and/or Licensing Operations. Not all complaints are investigated. Use …

just what is a buy here pay here car dealer anyway ???

STRUGGLING TO ATTRACT LENDERS? OFFERING BUY HERE-PAY HERE FINANCING MAY BE THE ANSWER! By: Keith E. Whann Your dealership has a good reputation, well prepared tax returns, stable relationships with other creditors and you’ve taken steps to demonstrate your ability to minimize a lender’s risk of lending to your customers, …

what is used car dealer insurance ???

WE MAKE IT SIMPLE FOR YOU TO GET LICENSED, BONDED AND INSURED call jon at 562-795-6611 +++++ all licensed car dealers must maintain used car dealer insurance and dealer license plates to operate their vehicles on the roadway +++++ most car dealers offer test drives to potential customers if the …

where do i obtain the car dealer license bond form ???

+++++ Obtain a Surety Bond in the amount of $ 50,000. Wholesale & less than 25 cars/ year then $ 10,000. The surety bond is a promise by the dealer to honor all obligations on behalf of the dealership, including DMV fees and penalties, State sales tax and a judgment …

we support AB1777 mandatory training for licensed dmv salespersons

AB 1777 Title: Used Vehicle Sales: Salespersons Licenses Author: Lackey Summary Requires an applicant for a vehicle salesperson’s license or renewal of a salesperson’s license who is employed by a dealer that sells only used vehicles for retail sale to complete the specified educational programs applicable to vehicle dealers, except …

are your collections FTC compliant ???

How the FTC’s “Operation Collection Protection” Affects Car Dealerships “Operation Collection Protection” targets illegal debt collection practices across the country. Is your dealership in compliance? You are undoubtedly familiar with the Federal Trade Commission, aka the FTC. The FTC is the government agency that works on behalf of consumers to …

red flag rules response

Red Flag Response The red flag compliance officer must evaluate which red flags have the greatest potential and prioritize verification and action policy when red flag detection occurs. The first step in good identity theft detection is obtaining good documentation regarding the identity of the customer opening a “covered account”. …

FTC buyers guide changes in english & spanish

THE FEDERAL BUYERS GUIDE IS A MANDATED FORM REQURED TO BE POSTED BY EVERY DEALER FOE EVERY USED CAR OFFERED FOR SALE REVISED BUYERS GUIDE FOR 2018 THE NEW BUYERS GUIDE PROVISIONS INCLUDE: IMPLIED WARRANTY DECLARATION ( DIVISION 12 ) MANUFACTURER’S EXISTING WARRANTIES MANUFACTURER’S EXTENDED WARRANTIES OTHER VEHICLE WARRANTIES AVAILABLE …

dmv sends tow truck dealer to prison for sales tax fraud

TRaCE Tracks Tow Trucker’s Tax-Dodging Scheme Sacramento – An Oregon man’s five-year tax fraud scheme, which defrauded California out of approximately $250,000, ended on Jan. 7, 2016, with the sentencing of James Robert Walsh, 48, in Sacramento County Superior Court. A joint investigation by California’s Tax Recovery and Criminal Enforcement …

cheat the government…..go to prison

TRaCE Tracks Tow Trucker’s Tax-Dodging Scheme Sacramento – An Oregon man’s five-year tax fraud scheme, which defrauded California out of approximately $250,000, ended on Jan. 7, 2016, with the sentencing of James Robert Walsh, 48, in Sacramento County Superior Court. A joint investigation by California’s Tax Recovery and Criminal Enforcement …

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

DMV HEADQUARTERS FOR DEALER LICENSING 916-229-3126 +++++ BAKERSFIELD DMV DEALER LICENSE INSPECTOR OFFICE 559-445-5304 CHICO DMV DEALER LICENSE INSPECTOR OFFICE 916-262-2563 COMMERCE DMV DEALER LICENSE INSPECTOR OFFICE 323-838-2711 COVINA DMV DEALER LICENSE INSPECTOR OFFICE 626-974-7140 EL CERRITO DMV DEALER LICENSE INSPECTOR OFFICE 510-231-7818 FAIRFIELD DMV DEALER LICENSE INSPECTOR OFFICE 707-864-4759 FRESNO DMV DEALER LICENSE INSPECTOR …