In this new edition of the consumer guide to car buying, the author cites recent undercover investigations to show how dealers use deceptive sales practices to trick shoppers into paying outrageous overcharges. The book details every scam--from dealer's cost surcharges to leasing rip-offs--in use today. This book is unique in its consumer protection information and insights from car dealers, attorneys, and victims.
As appealing and lucrative as property ownership can be, it isn't an occupation to be learned through trial and error. It's essential property owners understand all the ins and outs--legally and financially--for their own welfare as well as their tenants. Streetwise Landlording and Property Management addresses all aspects of the business, from the practical to the strategic. Property management is a 24/7 job with high risks as well as rewards. Streetwise Landlording and Property Management helps you assess whether or not you're cut out for the job.
The A B C's of Site Selection is about helping you succeed. It provides you with the tools you need to make "smart" location decisions-the kind that will enable you to consistently pick "home run" locations for your retail or restaurant business. Readers will especially benefit from learning about the importance of the Six Keys and why using a Site Selection Scorecard is highly recommended. Site selection is neither an art nor a science. Rather, it is a combination of both. It is a process which involves doing homework. In the long run doing homework is the only way to justify making what will surely turn out to be a major financial investment. If you want to succeed it is absolutely imperative that you understand that site selection is all about employing a systematic and disciplined approach-one which is intended to minimize mistakes and maximize opportunities.