Auto Remarketing Staff

The latest monthly complaint report shared by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau highlighted complaints submitted by older consumers, but problems with auto financing and related products weren’t specifically mentioned. Of the 1,163,200 complaints the bureau has handled since it began accepting complaints in... Read More

Biggest factors at play in auto finance

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

Used-car buyers are shelling out close to 4-percent more money on their down payment than they were a year ago, according to data released Friday by Edmunds. And their down payments — which averaged $2,529 in May — are more than 12 percent higher than five years ago. Those numbers are even more pronounced... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Remember 1991? The Gulf War intensified. Then-Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton began his trek to the White House and the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 3,000 for the first time. Fast forward 26 years and the Middle East remains unsettled, Hillary Clinton missed on her second attempt at the presidency and the... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Bank of America is enhancing its mobile offerings in an effort to boost originations with its participating dealerships. On Monday, bank officials highlighted that they launched new capabilities for mobile clients to complete the auto financing process with the company while searching for a vehicle from dealerships... Read More

When will off-lease reprieve happen?

Joe Overby, Senior Editor

The wave of off-lease vehicles volume is at its “high tide,” according to Scotiabank, which says lease return numbers — and their subsequent impact to used-car prices — should begin to calm down. The peak in leasing growth was in 2013-14, the company said in its latest Global Auto Report. Lease... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

To help dealers generate interest in F&I protection, RoadVantage said it has released a new series of free point-of-sale product videos which inform customers about F&I protection when they purchase a vehicle. Like an audiovisual product brochure, the videos are short and product-specific, according to the... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

As American Recovery Service (ARS) and Digital Recognition Network (DRN) highlighted the fruits of its ongoing partnership, DigitalDog Auto Recovery recently announced Jason Stephens has rejoined the California repossession, locksmithing and transportation firm to further develop their growing footprint in the... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Along with some insight regarding behavior of new college graduates, Swapalease.com on Monday reported credit applicants for vehicle lease transfers dropped in April on both a sequential and year-over-year basis. However, the downward movements didn’t surprise site officials. The site indicated applications coming... Read More