BHPH Report Staff

Buy-here, pay-here operators who use products from Ituran USA and Auto Master Systems now can benefit from these two systems working together. The GPS solution provider and dealership management system (DMS) recently finalized integration. The companies highlighted that all Auto Master clients using Ituran GPS devices... Read More

October bankruptcy filings move higher

BHPH Report Staff

Despite what experts see as an obstacle to filing, the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) noticed that the total amount of consumers and businesses seeking this legal financial shelter rose in October both sequentially and year-over-year. According to data provided by Epiq Systems, ABI reported that total U.S.... Read More

First-time attendees rave about NABD’s fall event

BHPH Report Staff

Ken Shilson, president of the National Alliance of Buy-Here, Pay-Here Dealers, reported that more than 50 percent of the surveyed attendees who came to the recent Fall BHPH Conference had never been to an NABD event previously. Evidently, those operators left Orlando, Fla., as quite satisfied... Read More

Nick Zulovich, Senior Editor

To use sports analogies, the letter might be a Hail Mary on the last play of a football game or swinging for the fences with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning of a baseball game. On Monday, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau director Richard Cordray penned a one-page, five-paragraph letter to President Trump,... Read More

From the editor: More CFPB noise and dealer victories

Nick Zulovich, Senior Editor

Twice now in roughly the past month, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau largely became the conversation topic when a collection of dealers gathered, and raucous sounds filled a hotel venue. In September, a fire alarm triggered a brief evacuation as a CFPB representative was in the midst of a segment during the... Read More

BHPH Report Staff

PaymentVision and QuotePro Kiosk recently finalized a partnership and planned integration that will expand payment processing options for QuotePro Kiosk’s buy-here, pay-here dealership clients and provide kiosk services to PaymentVision clients. The companies indicated the integration should be completed later... Read More

BHPH Report Staff

Through the first three quarters of 2017, total bankruptcy filings have dipped a bit year-over-year. The American Bankruptcy Institute reported this week that total U.S. bankruptcy filings fell one percent during the nine-month span that concluded on Sept. 30. According to data provided by Epiq Systems, total... Read More

BHPH Report Staff

NIADA members left an opportunity to meet with a variety of federal lawmakers and their staffs with a sense of accomplishment in relaying what it’s like to be an independent dealerships nowadays. The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association's National Policy Conference and Day on Capitol Hill... Read More