Category: Announcements

FREE End Of Year Training Class

** WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 17th ** Special Manager’s Training Class Cost? FREE! When? 9:30AM to 5:00PM Where? Anderson Conference Center, 5171 Eisenhower Parkway, Macon, GA 31206 Here is a link to find a local hotel to stay at if you are going to be traveling overnight: HOTELS – CLICK HERE What will be covered? Important Financials [...]

Monday December 1st, 2014 in Announcements, Tips and Tricks, Training | No Comments »

Wayne Reaves in the Spotlight

On March 15th, 2014, the Macon Telegraph wrote a great article on Wayne Reaves and his travels from meager beginnings to the owner of several successful businesses culminating with Wayne Reaves Software. Linda Morris’ piece was very informative for those who don’t realize the path Wayne took to get into the dealer management software and [...]

Monday March 24th, 2014 in Announcements | No Comments »

Changes to our .NET Dealer Management Software Feb 14, 2014

Please note the following changes for .NET DMS v8.0.5.662. Many of these changes are technical in nature and may not affect all dealers in all states. Please just be aware that we are always looking to make our product better. We are always in development of new and improved features for your use. Some of [...]

Friday February 14th, 2014 in Announcements | No Comments »

Support for Windows XP Going Away

As of February 1, 2014, Wayne Reaves Software will not support installing it’s products and software on computers running Windows XP or earlier. Surprisingly, some estimates show that over 28% of all PCs are still running Windows XP. Unfortunately, Microsoft is ceasing their support for it on April 8th 2014. This means that there will [...]

Wednesday January 29th, 2014 in Announcements | No Comments »

Changes to Desktop Car Program

The biggest change in the Desktop Car Program update to be released this morning (1-21-14) is the inclusion of the Special TAVT rate for BHPH dealers. Setup for this is found on the ‘Special’ tab of the company setup screen. If the user enters ‘Y’ that they qualify for this special rate, then when a [...]

Tuesday January 21st, 2014 in Announcements | No Comments »

Craigslist has dropped a bomb on car dealers!

According to Craigslist, vehicles listed in the For Sale by Dealer section will cost $5 per ad beginning today, December 3rd. Craigslist has put together a nice Q & A page which you can see here: http://www.craigslist.org/about/ctd Items to note: Cost will be $5 per ad Paid ads will run 30 days There will be [...]

Tuesday December 3rd, 2013 in Announcements, Market News | No Comments »

Craigslist Strikes Again – but we’ve got your back!

Craigslist has begun to disallow all the nice image-based ads that everyone in the industry has become so used to using. They have slammed the door on any ads that have any externally hosted images – meaning your professionally formatted ads that Wayne Reaves (and all other providers) was using. But Wayne has got your [...]

Tuesday March 26th, 2013 in Announcements, Tips and Tricks, Training | No Comments »

Renew Your Florida Finance License

 Attention Motor Vehicle Retail Installment Sellers:  Time to Renew This is a friendly reminder to all dealers who hold a finance license.  The Motor Vehicle Retail Installment Sellers license will expire at midnight on December 31st.  If you have not renewed your license prior to that time, you will not be able to process any [...]

Friday October 26th, 2012 in Announcements | No Comments »

Florida ELT Deadline Approaches

The Florida DHSMV has issued an advisory regarding the upcoming requirement for any business that finances vehicles, vessels or mobile homes to electronically transmit liens and lien satisfactions to the department. Read the DHSMV Advisory. Electronic reporting of lien information will be mandatory on January 1, 2013. Lenders must select an ELT service provider and [...]

Friday August 24th, 2012 in Announcements, Training | No Comments »

Search Engine Optimized Data

Search engine Optimized Data Late in 2011, all the major search engine players (Google, Bing, and others) got together to come up with a standardized way to look at listed data on websites. In the case of our car dealers, that means your inventory pages. We have taken steps to make sure that the data [...]

Wednesday July 25th, 2012 in Announcements | No Comments »