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All-in pricing: negotiating extras

| Consumer bulletins

Negotiating extras can be tricky. Ensuring that you are clear on the all-in price before adding any extras to the vehicle sale is important. Understanding the difference between mandatory fees and “other” fees is equally important. Automotive businesses must advertise the all-in price of a vehicle. The price you see on the window sticker, on

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AMVIC resources for salespeople

| Industry bulletins

Did you know AMVIC has free resources for salespeople? Using and referring to these resources is an effective way to stay informed and provide excellent customer service. Salesperson resources include: AMVIC Online portal:This is a self-serve portal where you are able to manage your salesperson registration, renew your registration and update your personal information, including

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Consignment sales FAQ

| Industry bulletins

Due to supply pressures within the automotive industry over the past two years, AMVIC has seen an increase in automotive businesses consigning vehicles on behalf of consumers. Here are some FAQ’s if you are considering adding consignment sales to your business licence. What is consignment? A consignment is a written agreement where an automotive business

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Take AMVIC with you!

| Consumer bulletins

AMVIC created six printable guides that lay out your consumer rights before, during and after buying, selling, leasing or repairing a vehicle. These free consumer guides also have easy to read checklists to take with you, either digitally on your phone or printed. Decide which guide is right for you: Budgeting for a vehicle:Helps you

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Fraud Prevention Month: how to spot curbers to protect yourself

| Consumer bulletins

AMVIC has once again joined the Competition Bureau’s Fraud Prevention Month campaign, working to educate consumers and industry on how to recognize, reject and report fraud. Purchasing a used vehicle from an unlicensed seller in Alberta can have serious repercussions, should something go wrong after the sale is complete. Make sure that you understand the

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