“Yes, because I’m doing a dedicated run now, and I wasn’t last year.”
Jensen & Nulph Transport
“I hope so. I wasn’t driving a truck last year. I was injured and on workman’s compensation.”
Cambridge City, Ind.
Fraley & Schilling
“I probably will because I’m an owner-operator now. I just bought a 2003 Freightliner Columbia.”
“If the Democrats come into power, it’s going to be less because they are going to raise taxes.”
“No. It’s getting worse. I have five trucks on the road, and I’m broke every day.”
“No. Prices on fuel, tires and parts are going up, and they’re keeping wages down.”
“Yes. I’m doing a lot of long-term maintenance repairs on my truck now, so the bottom line should be better.”
Central Refrigerated Service
“I’m an owner-operator, so it depends on the fuel costs. I lost a lot of money this year due to fuel costs, around $700 to $800 a month since January.”
“Yes, because I just bought my own truck, a 2007 Freightliner Century Class.”
Rock Hill, S.C.
“No, because prices are going up on things like meals at truck stops. You make more, but you spend more.”
“I will if fuel prices stay the same. I own six trucks and made about $250,000 in profit on all six last year.”