Myths Busted: Top 5 Truck Driver Myths
Oct16

Myths Busted: Top 5 Truck Driver Myths

Truck drivers are so important to the American economy and the global transport of goods. Although we recognize the importance of truck drivers, there are several people who still have misconceptions about them. Trucker stereotypes are incorrect and uninformed. It’s important to disprove these stereotypes and make sure people know the truth about trucking! Truck drivers deserve everyone’s appreciation, so it’s time to...

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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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Rest at the Best | Top Truck Stops in America
Aug12

Rest at the Best | Top Truck Stops in America

We get it. Truck stops don’t really have the best reputations. With so many people passing through each day it can be pretty difficult to maintain them. However, there are quite a few truck stops in America that go above and beyond this stereotype! If you know where to look, you can discover truck stops that have some of the nation’s best amenities. Continue reading for a complete list of the top truck stops in America!...

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10-4 Tips | CB Radio Etiquette
Aug09

10-4 Tips | CB Radio Etiquette

They’re not just glorified walky-talkies. In fact, a CB radio is arguably one of the most important pieces of equipment in your cab. Essentially, this is your main line of communication with other truckers on the road. We know that the trucking industry members are a close-knit group, and they always watch out for each other. The CB radio is a great way to do just that. Whether there’s an accident on the road that you want to warn...

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Rookie Driver Tips You Should Know
Jul05

Rookie Driver Tips You Should Know

A wise trucker once said that the first year on the road isn’t about the money, it’s about survival. Those who have made it past their first year on the road know just how true that statement is. Life on the road is not for the weak of heart. Regrettably, a lot of drivers fail before they get all 18 wheels spinning down the freeway. So why do so many rookie drivers fail? Perhaps it’s the long hours alone with your thoughts, or maybe...

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