What’s the difference between consignment sales and agent/broker? Check out the graphic below to ensure you apply for the correct licence to comply with the Consumer Protection Act and Automotive Business Regulation. Text in graphic: What’s the difference between consignment vs. agent/broker? Consignment: A consumer wants to sell their vehicle but doesn’t want to doRead More
2019 – 2020 AMVIC annual report highlights: A look at the highlights for AMVIC’s 2019 – 2020 fiscal year (page 2). Find out the five most common complaint types submitted to AMVIC’s consumer services department (page 10). Read more about how AMVIC reviewed 2,395 automotive advertisements in 2019 – 2020 (page 17). See the numberRead More
On April 21, 2020, the industry members of the AMVIC Board appointed Diane Kolibar as the new industry director-at-large for a term of three years. Kolibar is a seasoned, hands-on administrator with 45 years of experience within the areas of organization, finance, staff development and dealership operations. She started her career at Festival Ford inRead More
The Consumer Protection Act (CPA), through the Internet Sales Contract Regulation (ISCR), allows vehicles to be sold online and remotely to consumers. It is important to note that regardless of the business model, the CPA, the Vehicle Inspection Regulation (VIR) and the Automotive Business Regulation (ABR) must be followed. Shopping on the internet is aRead More
In the 2019 – 2020 fiscal year, AMVIC sent out many industry-focused bulletins to help automotive businesses and salespeople stay informed, understand the laws and ensure compliance. Did you miss any of these informative bulletins? If so, the three below look at some of the most common concerns and questions. Ownership changes and closure noticesRead More
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