Finding and Securing Good Truckloads

Finding and Securing Good Truckloads

Finding and securing good truckloads can be challenging and time-consuming for trucking owner-operators and small fleet owners. What we have seen with working with numerous trucking companies through our factoring company and truck brokerage is that focusing on a few...
Buying a Semi-Truck

Buying a Semi-Truck

Buying a semi-truck is a big, expensive, and important decision, and everyone’s needs are different. There are several things to consider when deciding which truck is the best for you. Here are 9 things you should consider before you buy your semi-truck. Your...
Our Team KNOWS the Trucking Industry!

Our Team KNOWS the Trucking Industry!

Our team KNOWS the trucking industry! I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Camille Jaques, Operations Manager for Tetra, who takes her extensive knowledge of the trucking industry and uses it to help our trucking clients every day with trucking industry...
Is Factoring Worth it for Trucking?

Is Factoring Worth it for Trucking?

Do you need factoring in trucking? Your trucking toolset goes beyond the box you carry in your cab with the wrench, tire pressure gauge, and reflector strips. It includes your partnerships with your local bank, mechanic, trucking factoring company, and others. Some...
How can trucking factoring services help my business?

How can trucking factoring services help my business?

When carriers ask me, “why should I factor?” I tell them, “there is nothing that says you have to factor.” Many folks don’t want to use trucking factoring services because they’ve had a bad experience or one of their peers did. The simple fact is that using Tetra’s...
How much do freight factoring companies charge?

How much do freight factoring companies charge?

During initial calls with carriers, we get the question, “how much do freight factoring companies charge?” When exploring various services, we all want to know what is the rate or cost? However, we could all benefit from looking at it differently and asking, “What is...
Best ELDs for Trucking

Best ELDs for Trucking

I have followed many online discussions about ELDS. Since they help with safety and compliance, they are a necessity for those in the trucking industry. If you are in the market for a new ELD or want to ensure that the one you have is still the best option, we have a...
Trucking Factoring Fees – What you need to know

Trucking Factoring Fees – What you need to know

Some trucking factoring companies are upfront and transparent and only charge factoring fees based on a percent of your invoice or fees you have agreed to in advance. Conversely, others are not transparent and have a list of fees the length of your arm. If you are...