Tag: Definition

Used Car Profit Hacks

When it comes to used car profit, dealers constantly consider the resale value of their inventory. Having a profitable, well maintained inventory can make a huge difference when it comes the speed in which you turn your used car lot. Here are some simple tips on how to increase the value of your Used Car […]

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What is a DMS – Dealer Management System?

A dealership management system (DMS) or auto dealership accounting system is a bundled management information system created specifically for the automotive industry and especially for  car dealerships or large dealer groups. DMS is not for everyone, typically small scale dealers and independent used car lots will manage their business with generic accounting packages. Even large dealer […]

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44 Questions to Ask Before Buying A CRM

Will I love my CRM? and 37 other questions before you buy a CRM Additional Reading: Top 10 Reasons you need an Easy CRM “Do I need a CRM?” is the most common question we hear. First let me ask these questions; do you want a system to help… Top 10 Tips to Encourage Employees […]

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Used Car ACV

What is the ACV – Actual Cash Value?

Understanding A.C.V The “ACV” is the “Actual Cash Value” the dealer places on the  vehicle purchased either at auction or as a trade in. This simply means the car dealer could liquidate the vehicle for that amount. In other words, if dealer chooses not sell the customer’s trade-in as one of their pre-owned cars, they could wholesale […]

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The Easy CRM is not Bloatware

What Does Bloatware Mean?

We love the term called bloatware because it describe how software has devolved into a series of ridiculously complex and overbearing buttons and clicks. Our goal at Dealer Simplified, is to prevent our software developers from creating buttons and features that are never going to be used. Utilization is everything in our mind, software that is […]

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