ABC 22 News Team
- Alexandra Lewis
- Amber Watson
- Christian Hauser
- Elyse Coulter
- Hilary Zalla
- Kelly May
- Kristine Frazao
- Natasha Williams
- Nicole Grigg
- Rhonda Moore
- Ann Reynolds
High: 39 Winds: Light Var.
Tonight: Mostly Cloudy with Some Snow Flurries!
Low: 27 Winds: NE 3-6 mph
Thanksgiving: A Few Light Flurries to Start - A Breezy Afternoon.
High: 36 ...
New Company in Dayton Lets You Bypass Negotiating With Car Dealer
DAYTON -- Getting rid of an old car can be a huge headache, especially if you hate negotiating with that car dealer.
"They can manipulate the numbers to make it look like it's good," said customer Jim Weaver.
And if you are selling your car, it normally takes a lot of work on your end to try and get the best quote.
"I have an older blazer that I might look at the that just to see what they would give me," said Weaver.
Let's say you're ready to trade in your car. Normally you would have to go to several different dealerships, but now all you have to do is go online.
The website is Maxtradin.com. They just started working with dealerships in Dayton Wednesday.
"Hopefully the return on investment from the dealers perspective is we can deliver the customers right to their door," said Senior vice president of sales Bob Bolen. "It's very unobtrusive for the customer because from their home. They can just say tell me what you could give me for my car."
From the website, you answer about 10 questions about your car and choose 6 dealers you would consider selling to, and then let their bidding begin, allowing you to bypass the negotiations and making sure you are getting the most for your car.
"It's non-binding. So the customers not committed and neither is the dealership committed," said Market Launch Specialist Kevin McCanna. "So after you Review the offers you select which one you like. The dealer looks at your car appraises it and then they cut a check. So if I misrepresented my vehicle they would say 'Oh you told me this but the opposite is true and we are not going to be able to honor that price'."
Also MaxTradeIn will not give your information to the dealer until you select them as your top choice so you won't have to worry about them hassling you.
"There's not a lot of used cars on the market right now for us to sell so we're going to give very competitive bids," said Christian Hahn of Joseph Airport Toyota.
"That would make life a lot easier," said Weaver. "Now you get a feel for what the trade-in is actually worth.
MaxTradeIn is in Columbus Indianapolis Cincinnati and now Dayton.
The Ferguson Decision
Miami Valley Crime StoppersIf you have information about a crime that has occurred, call Miami Valley Crime Stoppers at 937-222-7867 (STOP) 800-637-5735, 24 hours a day. Callers can remain anonymous.
Border CrisisGet the latest developments on the border control issue!
Chefs CornerWe often invite local chefs into our studio kitchen to demonstrate their cooking techniques and recipes. Watch those video segments on this page.
Pay It ForwardRiver Valley Credit Union, FOX45, and ABC22 recognize the good deeds of people and organizations who make the Miami Valley a better place.
Health Care ReformThe Supreme Court ruling to uphold the Affordable Care Act sparked a new battle. Check here daily for the latest developments, locally and across the country.
Secrets Of A ThiefWe expose the "Secrets Of A Thief". Sponsored by Shiver Security.
Cool SchoolsOur children are the way of the future and it all starts with our schools. Join us as our Hilary Zalla goes inside schools around the Miami Valley to find out what cool things students and teachers are ...
Town HallJoin in as our expert panel discusses jobs in Ohio
No Text ZoneTexting While Driving Kills Thousands of People Each Year. Many More are Seriously Injured. You Can Help Make Our Roads a NO TEXT ZONE.
Washington TimesPolitics, Breaking News, US and World News.
On Time TrafficGet the latest traffic information and updates here!
School ClosingsGet the list of all closings and delays for schools and businesses within the area, and sign up for text alerts!
Save Local TVFind out how you can save local TV right here!
Raw NewsWatch raw, unedited and uncensored news stories right here!
Pump PatrolFind the lowest gas prices, check out local and national price trends, report low prices and get fuel saving tips!
Political PulseArmstrong Williams is a pugnacious, provocative and principled voice for conservatives and Christian values in America's public debates.
News LinksThese links were chosen by the newsroom for their newsworthy content. These sites enhance the news stories that aired on the newscast on the dates cited.
Menard's Around the HouseMenards Around the House how-to videos give you tips for those much needed home improvements!
On the MoveGet the latest news and more on your mobile phone!
Good MorningIt's Fun, it's fresh, the way mornings should be!
Top StoriesGet up to the minute information from across Ohio in our Top Stories section!
Your Voice. Your Future.As the country faces challenges from federal budget issues to jobs and national debt, your voice is critical to the future.
Waste WatchHow are your tax dollars being spent? Waste Watch tracks whether local, state and federal governments or any groups are using your money wisely...or wasting it.
Major business and economic events scheduled for today:
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The list of economic reports expected this morning is longer than usual with everything shutdown for Thanksgiving tomorrow.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 --
Companies that pride themselves on being eco-friendly may have conflicted
ideas between marketing with ad specialties and maintaining their green
"DANCING WITH THE STARS"-ALFONSO WINS
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The long wait is over for Alfonso Riberio.
DENVER (AP) -- Forget the mistletoe -- think marijuana instead.
IN THE NEWS: APPLE WORTH $700 BILLION
NEW YORK (AP) -- Have an iPhone in your pocket?
Tonight on ABC 22
6:30 pm ..... ABC World News
7:00 pm ..... Family Feud
7:30 pm ..... Family Feud
8:00 pm ..... A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving
9:00 pm ..... Modern Family
9:30 pm ..... black-ish
10:00 pm ... Nashville
11:00 pm ... ABC 22 News at Eleven
11:30 pm ... Jimmy Kimmel Live
12:30 am ... Nightline