In This Issue:  RVT Insight Newsletter - July 2009

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INSIGHT from RVT.com
 
     TRAFFIC (RVT Network, June 2009)*
 
RVS SOLD: 614
SITE VISITS: 520,000

AD VIEWS: 2.5 Million
RV LISTINGS: 35,000+

*Compiled using Google and Urchin Analytics. Results from May 26 - June 25.
    TOP 10 MOST VIEWED RVs
1 2008 Forest River 2861
2 2007 Safari Simba
3 2007 Dynamax Corp DQ264ST
5 2009 Georgetown 315
6 2009 Georgetown 315
7 2005 Frontier RV Explorer 265-S ***FIXING TO REPO HELP**
8 2007 Monaco Monarch SVE
9 2006 Mercedes Itasca Navion = to Winnebago View
10 2005 Damon Astoria Pacific 3595
    Best Practices for Buying a Used RV

Recreational vehicles provide an affordable way to travel and vacation, particularly for families. In the biannual Campfire Canvass of RV owners conducted by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association, 75% of RV owners said they save at least 25% when they travel by RV and a quarter save 35% to 50%. Buying a used RV cuts your costs even more and is a great choice for buyers on a budget... >> Continue to Full Article

    Fast Growing RV Trend:
     Workamper Migration

 

Gypsies at heart, workampers are adventuresome souls willing to combine their love of RV living with work. Confident that they enjoy the best of both worlds, these seasoned RVers travel across America, exploring the country one job at a time. If you work as an employee or volunteer by day and sleep in an RV by night, you’re a workamper. It’s the hottest growing trend in the RV industry. >> Continue to Full Article

    FRAUD PREVENTION

Our security system is constantly being upgraded for your protection, however, please note the following alerts:

!!Prices that seem too good to be true usually are.

!!Refuse any deal in which a buyer, usually claiming to be from overseas, is acting on behalf of a "client" and requests you to send an amount ABOVE your selling price.

!!When using an Escrow Service, only use trusted providers such as Escrow.com. Type in the Escrow Provider's site URL DIRECTLY into your web browser and DO NOT TRUST LINKS SENT IN EMAIL INQUIRIES, they may lead to a spoof web site.

!!Refuse any arrangement in which the 'buyer' requests an inspection of your RV, at YOUR expense.  Some scam attempts using the following company names: Helping Hands Ministry, Easy Go Auto, Your Auto Brokers.

Please visit our web site for more information on fraud prevention. If in doubt or to report a suspicious ad, please contact our support office at 1-800-677-4484 or email us at tradersupport@rvt.com.

    RECENT TESTIMONIALS

"This is a wonderful website. We have now sold two RVs on this site! We advertised on other sites, but yours has been the one that sold it on both occassions! Thanks for your help!"

          - Joanna Quigley from California, June 24


"More than two hundred hits in a month and, even in our rural Grass Valley, CA home, we quickly had lookers and just as quickly a buyer.  RVT is a great service."

          - R. Menet from California, June 15

"Our RV sold in less than a week.  Our ad had over a hundred hits, but sold to the second caller.  First time we've ever sold anything on the internet.  It was very easy and a great experience."

          - R. Fowler from Illinois, June 14


"Great Site Folks. We sold ours in just a little over one week!!!!   I will be back."

          - R. Bryner from Florida, June 8

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