Dom's Blog

A funny thought......................

Dec 13, 2014

I come up with creative thoughts usually at one of two times during the day. I either wake up at 4am or I get an idea when I am shaving. Can’t…

Tightrope walking

Nov 7, 2014

Did you see it? Last week, a tightrope walker navigated successfully between two tall skyscrapers in Chicago.  The fact is that it was easy,…

Ethics in the retail car business.......go figure!

Sep 27, 2014

I am proud to say that the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation just awarded us their 2014 "ETHIE" award for business ethics! We are all very…

Showroom Santa and the Sunflowers.

Sep 13, 2014

There are dealers on TV that are INCLUDING things in your price and making them seem like they are free. One is giving a TV another an iPad and…

BEFORE "no-nonsense"

Aug 7, 2014

We have been in business for 20 years now and for our anniversary party I went looking for some old ads. I figured I'd find some new cars at…

A TENT UPDATE !

Jul 19, 2014

There has been a lot less tent sales this year than last year! You can thank me later! Haha I have been running radio ads that say “If moving my…

A bit about .......well, me.

Jun 14, 2014

The Rochester Business Journal published a feature article on yours truly. I was a little concerned when the reporter called me last Monday and said…

TENT SALE !

May 30, 2014

Soon, if not already you are going to see dealers with "Tent Sales". Yup, they are going to go rent a tent, chairs, tables and porta-potties. They are…

It's that time again ! Fake tax refund checks.

Apr 10, 2014

It's that time of the year again. Many of you are going to be getting fake tax refund checks in the mail from dealers. These checks will make it seem…

Auction cars, Program Cars, Used Cars

Feb 12, 2014

I see that there is a lot of buzz about "auction cars". Sometimes to make them seem more appealing dealers will call them "program cars" and you need…

The crackdown may be starting !

Jan 11, 2014

I have been railing all along about deceptive dealer ads. I am not talking about the average dealer (my anology) "drives 70 in a 65 zone". I am…

It's just too funny to think about!

Dec 6, 2013

It’s just too funny. It came to me as a revelation the other day that car buyers are pretty accepting people all told. It seems as though the…

Our no-nonsense standards

Nov 4, 2013

  Genesee Valley “No-Nonsense” standards.   It is the way we do business, it’s our core values and it’s what you can…

Alignment

Oct 12, 2013

Alignment is an important thing. No, I am not talking about the alignment on the wheels of your car, even though it is important. What I am talking…

IF you have a problem with a dealer....................

Sep 4, 2013

It happens. Every once in a great while we get a customer who is upset, angry, disappointed and unable to be consoled or reasoned with. I just went…

The Illusion

Aug 17, 2013

THERE WAS A MAGICIAN ON TV THAT MADE THE STATUE OF LIBERTY DISAPPEAR WE ALL KNOW IT WAS AN ILLUSION, THE LAWS OF NATURE WERE NEVER SUSPENDED AND LADY…

The shell game......................

Jul 20, 2013

I was watching a show the other day where one of those street vendors in New York City was scamming people with "Three Card Monty", you know the game…

TENT SALE

Jun 13, 2013

DO YOU BELIEVE IN TENTS?

LOWBALL PRICING revisited.

Apr 30, 2013

A lot of you are going to be looking for a brand new Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram Pickup or Ford Car

Do big dealers sell for less?

Apr 23, 2013

It’s a little known fact that all dealers get their cars and trucks from the manufacturer for the