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CIADA Partners with SmartGroups

CIADA Partners with SmartGroups

The CIADA has joined with SmartGroups™ in a partnership that includes picking up the tab for dealers’ CIADA dues – and introduces a groundbreaking new way to put the advantages of 20 Group membership within reach of virtually every dealer. 20 Groups Reimagined will pay the annual state association dues for any North or South Carolina independent dealer who joins a SmartGroups 20 Group, whether the dealer is a current member of the association or not.

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CIADA Launches Dealer Advisory Groups

CIADA Launches Dealer Advisory Groups

Carolinas Independent Automobile Dealers Association is to launch its new group Dealer Advisory Group in 2023! The meetings will take place in North and South Carolina. Dates will be released soon for our classes! 

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Free Safeguards Course Toolkit

Free Safeguards Course Toolkit

The deadline for compliance with the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) “Safeguards Rule” is June 9, 2023.* CIADA is here to help you meet and understand that deadline. This checklist was designed to assist automobile dealers on a budget to comply with the FTC Safeguards Rule. However, the FTC is clear that larger organizations have more requirements based on their size. No matter your size, do not just go out and get a one size fits all program. The FTC has been clear that an unfollowed compliance program offers you no protection from enforcement. You should have the following in place no later than June 9, 2023.

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NC License and Theft Bureau New Number

NC License and Theft Bureau New Number

North Carolina License and Theft Bureau has a new number, make sure to save their number (919) 615-8997! A voice message has been activated to assist with quicker responses to inquiries.

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Emission Updated List

Emission Updated List

Wondering if your county is still requiring emission testing? We have the full updated list for our members to check! 

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CIADA News Updates

CIADA News Updates

Tibits of information we find useful for our members! List from compliance updates, elections, marketing trends, and news you need to know. 

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CIADA News - December

CIADA News - December

Tibits of information we find useful for our members! List from compliance updates, elections, marketing trends, and news you need to know. 

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Become A Member of CIADA

Become A Member of CIADA

Give your business the competitive

edge with a CIADA Membership

  • Over $5,000 worth of auction discounts with the IADA coupon app
  • Free and discounted educational opportunities
  • Dealership protection through CIADA's legislative program
  • Access to industry experts on marketing, financing, legal matters & more

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Mark Your Calendar for Convention 2022!

Mark Your Calendar for Convention 2022!

The CIADA 67th Annual Convention dates are here! Mark your calendars for August 4-7, 2022! See you at the Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort in Myrtle Beach, SC!

 

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John Brown - 2021 AEC Executive of the Year

John Brown - 2021 AEC Executive of the Year

Congratulations to CIADA Executive Director John Brown! John is the recipient of the 2021 AEC Executive of the Year Award. For over ten years, John has dedicated his time to serving independent automobile dealers in the Carolinas. We are honored and proud to work alongside such a devoted and authentic leader!

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SB488 LPA’S ISSUING 30 DAY MARKERS UPDATE

SB488 LPA’S ISSUING 30 DAY MARKERS UPDATE

 

 

 

The North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles has issued an update in regards to 30 day Temporary Tags.

 

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Bring Affordable Healthcare to your Dealership with Capitol Health Share

Bring Affordable Healthcare to your Dealership with Capitol Health Share

With insurance premiums still on the rise, businesses across America have increasingly struggled to provide quality care for their employees. With Capital Health Share offered by Capital Benefit group, your dealership can provide quality healthcare at a price you can actually afford.

Click here to learn more about Capital Health Share

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SiriusXM is partnered with the CIADA

SiriusXM is partnered with the CIADA

Opt-in and give your customers a 3-Month SiriusXM trial subscription when they purchase vehicles from your dealership.

YOUR CUSTOMERS CAN LISTEN
IN THE CAR + ON THEIR PHONE + AT HOME + ONLINE

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