F&I Education & Compliance Leader
The F&I department can be the source of devastating lawsuits, hefty fines and reputation-ruining media scrutiny. We offer dealership-oriented F&I regulatory and ethics training and Red Flags Rule, Safeguards Rule and Disposal Rule compliance kits to help you protect your dealership. We also provide industry advocacy, guidance and mediation, and dispute resolution.
Whether you’re a dealership executive, F&I manager, general agent, corporation or association, there’s a membership level designed for you.
What would you like to do?
- college-level regulatory education through the AFIP Certification Program
- legal and regulatory guidance and assistance (in partnership with Member Benefits Services, Inc.)
- compliance products like the F&I Manager’s Guide to the Red Flag Rule
- industry advocacy & industry news
- dispute mediation and resolution
AFIP is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational foundation serving the needs of in-dealership financial services professionals and the industry by giving a voice to the F&I practitioner; protecting the interests of the F&I profession, F&I professionals and their customers; and supporting the companies that serve the F&I function.
The Seven Deadly Sins of F&I
The combination of the current economic conditions and the modern litigious environment makes paying close attention to regulatory compliance and best practices a must for dealers across the US.
The Seven Deadly Sins of F&I are the seven most common errors that cause dealers to become the targets of media exposes, class-action lawsuits, and high-dollar regulatory fines...
New Law Means Updates to AFIP Courses
The Fair Isaac Corp. is making some changes to the way it calculates FICO scores (which could make it easier for some consumers to buy cars). And as we reported in July, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform & Consumer Protection Act is now law. In the coming months...