Healthy Snacks to Eat on the Road
Nov14

Healthy Snacks to Eat on the Road

We know it’s tough to be cautious about your health and diet on the road. With limited time, space, and options, it’s no wonder many truckers will resort to fast food and energy drinks for sustenance on the road. Fitness is an incredibly important aspect trucking, so it’s important that you’re watching what you eat. Unfortunately, unhealthy eating on the road can have drastic consequences. Studies have shown that almost...

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Will the Truck Parking Shortage Improve?
Oct15

Will the Truck Parking Shortage Improve?

The truck parking shortage is not a new issue. It has plagued the trucking industry for years, and many fear that it will last long into 2017. According to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), there are more than 3 million truckers in the United States. However, there is only parking available for approximately 300,000 trucks. Many states are reporting parking needs, primarily along major transit corridors and in dense...

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Local Truck Driving VS OTR: The Debate
Sep23

Local Truck Driving VS OTR: The Debate

You can picture the situation. You’ve made your way through trucking school, finished your training hours, and now you’re faced with an important decision. Do you want to take a local truck driving job? Or, would you rather travel a little further and take an OTR truck driving job. This is an important decision with a ton of factors so it’s important that you consider your options. Below we’ll take a look and compare local truck...

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Truck Driver Tax Deductions | The Basics
Sep10

Truck Driver Tax Deductions | The Basics

,A popular quote by Benjamin Franklin is that the only two things in life that are certain are death and taxes. For as common as taxes are, a lot of people struggle to understand them. But did you know that a lot of things you purchase while on the road are tax-deductible? You might want to pump the brakes on your next tax break once you find out what you’re allowed to claim. It just may save you a lot of hassle! So when it...

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Trucking School Cost and Financing: The Lowdown
Jul17

Trucking School Cost and Financing: The Lowdown

The decision to attend trucking school is very important. Not only are you entering into a great industry, but you will learn all kinds of new skills!  There are a lot of things to consider when going to trucking school for your CDL license. You have to know where you want to go to trucking school and what type of license you want to get. The most important thing to consider if you’re thinking about going to trucking school is the...

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