1. J.D. Byrider leading the way in subprime underwriting!

    So-called alternative credit-data sources such as records of phone and cable TV payment histories are gaining greater acceptance among automotive lenders in deciding whether to finance a vehicle purchase. So says Peter Oburu, vice president-automotive analytics for Equifax, a credit tracking and analytics company. “Lenders and the auto industry were a little leery when alternative-credit data wa…Read More

  2. KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to CarNow Auto Receivables Trust 2017-1

    NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) announces the preliminary ratings to four classes of notes issued by CarNow Auto Receivables Trust 2017-1 (“CNART 2017-1”), a subprime auto asset-backed securities transaction. CNART 2017-1 will issue $126.32 million of notes collateralized by approximately $159.2 million of subprime auto loan receivables. The transaction has initial…Read More

  3. J.D. Byrider honors top franchises

    J.D. Byrider recently celebrated with the buy-here, pay-here corporation’s 54 owners at the company’s annual convention in Hollywood, Fla. At the event, three Midwestern dealers won top honors as a part of J.D. Byrider’s annual award program. The Franchise of the Year winners were chosen in three categories based on size of their franchise holdings: • Single Location: Keith Kocourek for hi…Read More

  4. J.D. Byrider names new CEO

    J.D. Byrider announced a major change in leadership on Tuesday as the franchise network of buy-here, pay-here dealerships recently appointed Craig Peters as chief executive officer, replacing Steve Wedding, who served the company for 25 years. The company indicated Wedding will support the transition as an advisor to the J.D. Byrider board of directors. Most recently serving as chief operations an…Read More

  5. SecureClose lands agreement with J.D. Byrider

    CARMEL, Ind., and MESA, Ariz. — This is the kind of market penetration level SecureClose chief executive officer Ace Christian envisioned when he launched the technology company aimed at leveraging digital technology to streamline the explanation of vehicle installment contracts during delivery. SecureClose reached an agreement with J.D. Byrider where this technology can be available to franchis…Read More

  6. We’re open in Ashland, KY!

    Ashland area residents that have credit challenges and need help getting back on their feet have another option for purchasing reliable cars, thanks to J.D. Byrider. The nation’s largest network of buy here pay here dealerships has just opened a new location in Ashland at 2813 Winchester Ave. Learn more, about this proven program that has helped over 1.2 million people, and to view inventory: [h…Read More

  7. New J.D. Byrider store opening in Petoskey MI.

    Petoskey area residents that have credit challenges and need help getting back on their feet have another option for purchasing reliable cars, thanks to J.D. Byrider. The nation’s largest network of buy here pay here dealerships recently opened a new location in Petoskey at 2215 US Hwy 31 N. Learn more, about this proven program that has helped over 1.2 million people, and to view inventory clic…Read More

  8. J.D. Byrider Opens New Location in Rolla, MO to Help Customers Who Are Low on Cash and Credit Get Back on the Road

    OeRolla area residents that have credit challenges and need help getting back on their feet have another option for purchasing reliable cars, thanks to J.D. Byrider. The nation's largest network of buy here pay here dealerships has just opened a new location in Rolla at 2603 N. Bishop Ave. Learn more, about this proven program that has helped over 1.2 million people, and to view inventory click he…Read More

  9. J.D. Byrider hands out 20 dealer awards

    Buy-here, pay-here dealership chain J.D. Byrider recognized winners of the company’s annual awards at its November convention in Scottsdale, Ariz. The Franchise of the Year winners were chosen in three categories: Single (one location), Mid (two to three locations) and Multiple (more than three locations). The winners were: • Single: Keith Kocourek for his location in Wausau, Wisc. • Mid: Ba…Read More

  10. First J.D. Byrider location of 2017 opens in Joplin, MO

    We’re pleased to announce that J.D. Byrider – Joplin, MO is now open for business. The Joplin location represents our first new dealership opening of 2017! This location in Joplin, MO now makes 167 total J.D. Byrider dealerships in the country. Long time franchisee Russ Larson chalks this up as his 9th J.D. Byrider location. Partnered with Russ, Winston Sleeth calls this his 2nd opening. In ad…Read More