Take the Scoundrel perk, and you can use your wily charms to influence people - each rank raises your Speech and Barter skills by 5 points. With all three ranks, the player gains a +15 to Speech and Barter skills.
Additional dialogue options
- During the Blood Ties quest, the player can extort 100 caps out of Lucy West after discovering the fate of her parents in Arefu.
- During the Blood Ties quest, the player can get the password to unlock the area where Ian West is located from Holly.