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Trade-in Trifecta: It’s a Win-Win-Win

It is possible to make the most out of the mobile device lifecycle. Trade-in programs are a win-win-win for all parties involved—consumers, mobile carriers, OEMs, large retailers, and cable operators—and they help protect the environment.

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F&I Training Case Study: Jim Shorkey Auto Group

When it comes to F&I training, Assurant strives to strengthen the leadership and management skills of FSMs. See how the right F&I training helped improve PVR in Jim Shorkey Auto Group's finance department.

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Q2 2022 Mobile Trade-in and Upgrade Industry Trends Report

Our Q2 Mobile Trade-in and Upgrade Trends report also shows other promising news for the industry. Despite the increase in the age of devices being traded in, the average trade-in value has increased.

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Before Visiting Your Property, Renters Have Formed An Opinion

If you're looking to get the attention of prospective renters, you'll want to start with your online presence. Read on to find out just how important your property's online presence can be to getting more leases signed.

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Inside the Dealership: Department Roles in a Digital Experience

Omnichannel selling is evolving. At Assurant, we use research studies, ongoing industry events and our work with dealerships to help the dealership understand roles in omnichannel process and how to positively contribute to PVR and profitability goals.

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Mobile Megatrends

The wireless mobile industry is ever-changing. Here are some of the bigger megatrends we see affecting our industry and the mobile device lifecycle.

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Insider Tip for F&I Selling: The 4 Key Elements of Focus Groups

In this tip for increasing F&I sales at your dealership, Ty Viger, Regional Vice President at Assurant Dealer Services, walks through the importance of focus groups.

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Meet the Downsizer Renter Type

Downsizers, one of the five renter personas we identified in our Assurant research, will need the property manager and leasing staff's help in making the transition from their own, private home to a shared apartment community.

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How Property Managers Can Mitigate the Impact of COVID-19

The pandemic lent us valuable findings on renters which allows us to suggest ways you can create a deeper and stronger connection with your renters.

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