Dollars & Sense

Kevin Rutherford

2 trucks, 20 new costs

Kevin Rutherford | September 01, 2011

You are a business owner, not the State Employment Service. Don’t even consider hiring your cousin unless you were already prepared to expand. And then screen him as ruthlessly as you would any other applicant.

Kevin Rutherford is an accountant, small-fleet owner and the host of “Trucking Business & Beyond,” which airs on Sirius XM Radio’s Road Dog Trucking Radio. Contact Rutherford through his website, strives to maintain an open forum for reader opinions. Click here to read our comment policy.