“It’s a paycheck to take home.”
“I guess it’s the independence. I get to do what I want to do when I want to do it. I can work as hard as I want and as little as I want.”
“The money. I also like the driving. It’s probably what I do best out of everything I’ve tried, and I’ve tried a lot of things.”
Bruce Moore Trucking
“Well, I enjoy it, but most of all, I enjoy the people. You meet a lot of interesting people.”
“I’ve been driving 15 years, and I would have to say the bills have kept me in it.”
“I’ve been trucking about 18 years, and I really enjoy traveling.”
“I enjoy it. I get to see a different sunrise every day.”
Bowling Green, Ky.
“I can’t make as much money anywhere else.”
“It’s definitely the money and children.”
“I like the money, of course, but I also really like the freedom.”
“Because I like it. I also like the freedom and the chance to meet lots of different people.”
“I did construction before I got into trucking, but this is what I always wanted to do.”
Next month’s question: How do you prepare for slow seasons? E-mail ovdedtiors@eTrucker.com with responses.