6 Tips To Nail Your Trucking Job Interview

You’ve worked hard for your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and now it’s time to start applying for trucking jobs. Trucking companies will be looking for hard-working and reliable folk to join their team, so you need to do yourself proud in the job interview.   Working as a trucker requires you to act responsibly and... Read more »

How to Become an Owner Operator

Become an owner operator and get a little piece of the American dream. Being a truck driver is one of the best career choices for people who want big paychecks and a sense of independence in their work. Professional drivers can choose to own and run an owner operator trucking business. By running your own... Read more »

8 Solid Pieces of Advice from Truck Driver Trainers

We asked our trucker fans to share the best advice they have learned from a trainer and we heard over 400 responses! Here are the top 8 pieces of advice, chosen according to most likes and editor’s picks. ​1. Wreck = Fired! ​ You wreck the truck you’re fired! -David Franceschi ​2. Aim high. ​ ​​Aim... Read more »

How do I get a high paying truck driver job?

If you’re one out of 3.5 million commercial drivers, how do you score one of the top high paying truck driver jobs? The short answer is by gaining experience and working hard, but there are clear tips to know if you’re looking for high-paying truck driver jobs. Your pay is influenced by a number of... Read more »

Every Trucking Job Is Different

The trucking industry is experiencing a period of change and growth. There are things to watch out for, like tricky and unfair terms in lease agreements, as pointed out by a USA Today investigation. In the past couple years, some news media have shared concerns of a driver shortage damaging the industry. Yet, when you... Read more »

Truckers and Pets. Should you bring a pet on the road?

We’ve been asked over and over about trucking and pets. Drivers want to know if it’s worth the hassle and how to get their company on board. We talked to experienced truckers and researched company pet rider policies​ to find answers. Here’s what we found: ​1. Dogs are amazing copilots. Four legged partners are one of... Read more »

Meet Terry, S.C. Trucker for 11+ Years

Terry M. has been on the road for over 11 years and has seen 48 states worth of rolling highways. When we reached out to him about being a Money Monday $250 cash winner, he was excited to share his story with us. Terry said that after years as an owner operator, he was ready to... Read more »

10 Top Cities for Truck Drivers

Truck driver jobs are becoming the #1 job in almost every state. With more jobs comes more chances for experienced and new truck drivers to earn more money. Trucker pay, benefits and work conditions vary by carrier and location. This makes it important for drivers to know the best cities for truck driver job success. Using data... Read more »

Your Guide To Owner Operator Truck Driver Jobs

Professional drivers can choose to own and run an owner operator trucking business. By running your own business, you have the power to shape your driving job, earn more dough and be happy while working. Owner operators (independent drivers) are one of the most profitable types of drivers. After costs and deductions, its common for drivers to earn $50,000... Read more »

How Truck Drivers Can Make More Money

Drivers say the two best parts about being a trucker are the views and the money. But let’s get real, those views look a whole lot better when we’re bringing home that thick bacon. The better the bacon, the better the view. Can I get a 10-4? Just like any career, making more money while... Read more »