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AC Jones does mostly service and parts articles. He also does a lot of the finance stuff. In addition to this, AC Jones announces some of the special events, contests, giveaways, etc. He has his own Facebook account which you can click to from his profile on AutoConverse.com.

Beware Buyer Protection Program Scam

Beware Buyer Protection Program Scam

If you thought you were on the Kelley Blue Book website and were offered a “buyer protection program” with $1,000 or more in escrow, would you do it? I’m begging you. Don’t. It’s a scam. Kelley Blue Book doesn’t have a buyer protection program. And they are a reputable company that allows car owners and […]

A 4-Step Process To Buying Auto Insurance For Your Hearse

A 4-Step Process To Buying Auto Insurance For Your Hearse

Buying auto insurance for a funeral car can be intimidating. Does your insurance carrier even provide coverage for funeral cars? If so, are there discounts? What is the process for purchasing insurance for a hearse? In a word, it’s not a lot different than buying auto insurance for any other car. Here is a 4-step […]

Purchasing Tires For Your Hearse

Purchasing Tires For Your Hearse

There’s a good article at Autoconverse on shopping for discount tire and wheel packages. There is some good advice too. As a funeral director, you have a responsibility to your clients and to your staff to keep your costs low. You also have a responsibility to ensure that your vehicles are safe to drive. How […]

Funeral Coach Driving Habits And Fuel Efficiency

Funeral Coach Driving Habits And Fuel Efficiency

After a driving experiment, fuel efficiency experts have identified several driving habits that anyone driving any type of vehicle can employ to reduce the money they spend on fuel costs at the pump. These practical driving habits apply just as well to funeral coaches. Here are 5 ways you can get better fuel efficiency with […]

Personal Injury Claims a Main Factor in Rising Insurance Premium Costs

Personal Injury Claims a Main Factor in Rising Insurance Premium Costs

As a funeral home director, one of the things that you have to consider when purchasing a new hearse or funeral car is the cost of auto insurance. Personal injury claims being what they are, you can’t afford not to have coverage. You’re probably aware that insurance claims have gone sky high in the last […]

Are You Ready for QR Codes and Fuel Savings Info on 2013 Auto Window Stickers?

Are You Ready for QR Codes and Fuel Savings Info on 2013 Auto Window Stickers?

If you haven’t heard of QR codes yet, you will. They are fairly new, but they are important – at least for mobile phone users. They are about to become even important to funeral home owners, funeral car manufacturers, and funeral car dealers too. Why? Because the 2013 auto window stickers being published and promoted […]

Auto Insurance Prices for Hybrid Funeral Cars

Auto Insurance Prices for Hybrid Funeral Cars

Auto insurance companies are still determining how to price out insurance premiums for hybrid funeral cars. Comparing these drivers and vehicles to their gas-powered counterparts poses a challenge because there isn’t an apples-to-apples comparison. Hybrid and electric vehicle drivers, and their cars, are a different class of vehicle. For instance, since most electric vehicles are […]

Get a Pre-purchase Vehicle Inspection Before You Buy Online

Get a Pre-purchase Vehicle Inspection Before You Buy Online

If you are considering the purchase of a used funeral limousine or hearse that you found online and that is not nearby, how do you go about making sure the vehicle is up to snuff and in the condition advertised? Why, with a pre-purchase vehicle inspection of course. eBay Motors and InspectMyRide.com have recently teamed […]

Where to Repair Your Cadillac Hearse: Dealership or Independent Garage?

Where to Repair Your Cadillac Hearse: Dealership or Independent Garage?

When it comes to the quality of Cadillac hearse repair, training, experience, and equipment make a difference. To meet manufacture requirements, Cadillac dealerships must provide certain training to all mechanics and must purchase specific equipment to be used on Cadillac automobiles. And since Cadillac mechanics tend to work mostly on Cadillac vehicles, they tend to […]

funeral home revenue generation

Host a “Celebrate Life” Party at Your Funeral Home

Over the past several months we have been writing about ways that funeral home owners and funeral directors can leverage creative marketing campaigns and new technologies to generate new revenue streams for their funeral home. As we discussed in a recent article, marketing funeral homes is a tough task as the topic of death is […]