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Financing for a Start-Up Trucking Company

August 23, 2018

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One of the biggest hurdles facing someone starting their own trucking business is access to financing. When you have to wait 30 or 60+ days to get paid for the loads you haul how can you cover your immediate expenses such as fuel and maintenance without access to financing? Freight bill factoring has been the […]

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The Importance of Your Businesses Reputation on Your Success

November 27, 2017

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The Importance of Your Businesses Reputation on Your Success

There is no disputing that the reputation of you and your business is important when it comes to what your shippers and brokers think about you. However, the importance of your reputation when it comes to how those you interact with outside of your brokers and shippers is often overlooked. It is important that you […]

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How Trucking Companies Can Be Prepared for Natural Disasters

September 28, 2017

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With the recent headlines about natural disasters our country and the world have been through, and are currently facing, I can’t help but think about what it means for the trucking industry. When thinking about this, what it all brings to the forefront for me is the need to be prepared. For trucking companies this […]

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Why Great Customer Service Is Important in the Trucking Industry

September 6, 2017

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I received an email notice today telling me one of our clients gave us a 5-star rating on Google and it has me thinking about great customer service and why it’s important. Thoughts of customer service always bring me back to two things. The first being one of the first things you learn about business, […]

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Trucking Company Finances – Tips to Cover Fuel Expenses

June 29, 2017

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We have all heard it time and time again, fuel expenses are at the top of the expense list for trucking companies. For many trucking owner-operators and small trucking company owners, it can also be the expense on your mind the most since you continually have to worry about how you will cover those fuel […]

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Tips for Finding More Loads and Growing Your Business

May 30, 2017

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One of the hardest parts of being a trucking owner-operator or owning your own small fleet can be finding more loads. It can be a real struggle to find your next load and growing your business when you have to spend most of your time on the road.

One of the hardest parts of being a trucking owner-operator or owning your own small fleet can be finding more loads. It can be a real struggle to find your next load and growing your business when you have to spend most of your time on the road. Fortunately, there are some things you can […]

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Eliminate Tax Deadline Struggles with Freight Bill Factoring

May 9, 2017

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Eliminate Tax Deadline Struggles with Freight Bill Factoring

No matter how you look at it, April can be a very stressful time for trucking company business owners and owner-operators with the yearly tax deadline. Whether you file your businesses taxes yourself or enlist the help of an accountant, there are still things as a business owner you are responsible for. While those challenges […]

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Our Team KNOWS the Trucking Industry!

March 21, 2017

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We know 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. Here is what she had to say…  Q: What are you responsible for at Tetra […]

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Trucking Company Finances – Tips to Cover Unexpected Maintenance Issues

February 7, 2017

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Trucking Finances Unexpected Maintenance Issues

No doubt you have driven past a broken-down truck and breathed a sigh of relief… you are grateful that was not you sitting there with your hazards flashing. However, the reality is it can certainly be you at any moment. Have you ever thought about how you would pay for those unexpected repairs? Or maybe […]

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Building and Improving Your Transportation Business’s Credit Score

January 12, 2017

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Building and Improving Your Trucking Business’s Credit Score

Oh no! You need a loan to help improve your cash flow or make a large purchase, like getting a new trailer, and your business’s credit score is too low for you to be approved. The good news is this is not a permanent situation, you can take steps today to improve it. Get a […]

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