Watch Out for Contract Killers

| December 12, 2008

You'd think the only thing truckers love more than coming home after a long trip is changing carriers. A measure of the madness: Among...

How You Measure Up

| December 12, 2008

Some of you go for days, even weeks, without seeing friends and family. Many of you monitor the health of your business in relative iso...

Don’t Try This At Home

| December 12, 2008

The main per diem expense is meals, including tips. One of the most asked-about and sometimes misunderstood financial...

Squeaky Clean

| December 12, 2008

The good news for 2007 engines is that maintenance and fuel costs will be affected only minimally, according to engi...

For the Kids

| December 12, 2008

TRUCKER: Donald Nehring, 47, of Southaven, Miss. FAMILY: Wife, Trina; children, Stacey, 24, Curt, 20, Chris, 17 RIG: 1997 Freightliner...

Beer for My Horses, Biowillie for My Tank

| December 12, 2008

Willie Nelson's music has powered many a long haul, and now Bio Willie diesel fuel can do the same. The singer, ...

Do You Prefer Traditional or Aerodynamic Trucks?

| December 12, 2008

ROBERT AMATO Detroit Covenant Transportation "Regulars, because they're truckers' trucks." JAMES BYRD Hatties...

Preparing for the Big One

| December 12, 2008

YOU, TOO, CAN BREAK DOWN You may be prepared for a major equipment breakdown, but what about protecting that other important ass...

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