Bachinksi says they will be taking on a similar study to the one the APA did and expanding it to Edmonton.“We see it as very important and we will be taking action.” Service Alberta also investigating AMVIC W5 is not alone in asking questions about AMVIC’s oversight of the car sales industry.
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In 2014, the Attorney General cracked down on six other car dealerships for deceptive and misleading advertising practices including: discounts and rebates that were not available to most customers; using footnotes or asterisks in an ad that contradicted or modified the principal message of the ad; and using a print size that was so small it was not easily readable.
The dealerships had to pay fines ranging from $7,500 to $15,000 and agree to reform their advertising practices.
We’ve all seen them – car dealership ads promising deep discounts or low monthly payments on brand new cars.
But does the promise in the pitch disappear at the dealership door?
The report also raised questions about interference in investigations from John Bachinski himself – including telling investigators what to conclude.
The large majority of AMVIC investigators “indicated that they are frequently provided direction either directly or implied, as to how to proceed with an investigation” and “those directions suggested the appropriate outcome of an investigation”.
“In almost all cases there were extra charges, many of them mandatory, and some of them completely bogus,” said Iny.
Alberta law prohibits hidden costs In Alberta, it’s the law that car dealership ads must have all-in pricing, and no extra fees.
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