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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year?

Being an independent truck driver can be a stressful business. The holiday season can certainly add to that stress, with the desire to spend the holidays at home conflicting with the need to keep your business financial sound. 

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Tax Moves for Truckers to Make Before Year End

2018 is coming to an end which means it’s time to make sure you have minimized your tax bill for the year. Due to the many recent changes in the tax code, it’s important that you are informed of how your taxes will be affected as a truck driver. There are many things you can begin doing now to make filing your tax return as easy as possible and reduce the amount you owe. Let’s take a look at a few of the most important tax moves to make before 2018 comes to an end.

 

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Do I Need a Trucking Business Plan?

When starting a trucking company, do you need a trucking business plan? The short answer is...YES. Writing up your trucking business plan is one of the first things you need to do! Your business plan will allow you to clearly define your trucking business and give you some direction before you get out on the road.

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Managing an Over the Road Trucking Company

When you have your own trucking authority, you are just as much of a business owner as you are a truck driver. There is a lot more to manage that you previously didn’t have to as a company driver. Let’s take a look at a few of the major responsibilities that come with being an owner-operator managing your own over the road trucking company.

 

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Business is Great, but the Pendulum Always Swings

Headlines are saying we're currently in the best economy for truckers that the industry has ever seen. Some experts even predict things will be great for truckers into the year 2020. However, this might be a good time to plan ahead and consider that things always change. In fact, change is probably the one thing in trucking that we can always count on.

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Which Document Scanning App Should You Use?

As technology has advanced over the years, we are finding ourselves in a world where business is often conducted electronically. For example, we can now use our phone to scan and send documents, rather than sending a physical copy through the mail or faxing a document with a fax machine or printer. Now that this practice has become more popular, we decided to check out the highest-rated scanning apps and put each one to the test.

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Top 20 Ways for Truck Drivers to Improve Fuel Efficiency

Improving your fuel efficiency by 1 MPG can save you over $10,000 per year! Luckily for you, there are many simple ways to improve this. Here is our list of the Top 20 Ways for Truck Drivers to Improve Fuel Efficiency.

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How Much Does it Cost to Start a Trucking Company?

Many drivers make the transition from company driver to owner-operator because they want the opportunity to make more money and have more freedom. However, before you can achieve these goals, there are many costs you need to consider. Let’s take a look at the different costs you should expect to face before you can call your trucking company your own.

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Top 20 Reasons to Be an Owner-Operator

With a booming trucking industry, many drivers consider becoming an owner-operator. Some do it for the right reasons and others do it for the wrong reasons. Here is what we think are the top 20 right reasons to become an owner-operator!

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