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Consumer Line 2020

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    Buying a Car:
  • What you need to know if you buy privately
  • What you need to know if you buy from an OMVIC-registered dealer
  • Top tips for buying privately (Infographic)
  • Protections when buying from a registered dealer (Infographic)

    Financial Literacy for Consumers:
  • Budgeting for a Car
  • Avoiding Negative Equity
  • Expert Advice on Car Financing

    Understanding Contracts:
  • Vehicle Description
  • Basic Vehicle and Options
  • Purchase Price and Payment
  • Trade-In Description and Acceptance of Terms

  • Tackling Test Drives
  • What’s the Deal with Dealer Fees?
  • Contract Cancellation
  • The OMVIC Fee

  • OPP Investigation Leads to Fraud Charges
  • Consumer Questions Answered
  • Learn Online with the OMVIC Academy
  • Car Troubles? Where do you get Help?

  • Protect Yourself from Fraud
  • How to Check if a Dealership is OMVIC-Registered
  • Taking Delivery of a Vehicle
  • OMVIC Encourages Car Buyers to Choose the "Safer Way”

  • Test Your Car-Buying Knowledge
  • Negative Equity
  • Learn Your Motorcycle-Buying Rights
  • Buying an RV

  • Car-Buying Seminars Adapt to Life During COVID-19
  • OMVIC releases guidelines to protect health of consumers
  • Learn Your Car-Buying Rights Online
  • Leasing a Car in Ontario

  • Buying a Car Online
  • Thinking of Buying a Car Privately?
  • Answering Consumer Covid-19 Questions
  • All About OMVIC

  • COVID-19
  • Director Wins Women in Leadership Award
  • Oakville Dealer Fined
  • GM Dealership Closes