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Have Questions About the Trucking Industry? YouTube Has Answers

Why YouTube is a Helpful Resource for the Trucking Industry

Trucking is an ever-changing business with standards and regulations that seem to update faster than you can keep up with them. Whether you have just started your career as a long-haul driver or have been at it for a while, you can always learn something new. Sure, you have training sessions you must complete and … Read more

Leverage Marketing to Boost Your Trucking Business in 2021

Leverage Marketing to Boost Your Trucking Business in 2021

The trucking business might be a highly competitive niche, but you can still meet all your operational goals if you are informed. Among some of the most critical operations would be in the marketing department. The challenge is that the options in this category are many, and some are not suitable for your business. Plus, … Read more

Minimum Liability Insurance Increasing and Other Expected Changes in 2021

Minimum Liability Insurance Increasing and Other Expected Changes in 2021

Here at TruckInsuranceQuotes.com, we frequently monitor the industry to bring our clients news that affects them the most. Below we outline some trucking insurance regulations set to take effect in 2021 as well as speculation on changes in the transportation industry under the new president.

What's the Difference Between a Contract Rate or a Spot Rate?

What’s the Difference Between a Contract Rate or a Spot Rate?

When transferring something via freight, you’re usually given either contract rates or spot rates. Contract rates or spot rates are very different and are used for different things, which also explains why they vary so significantly. Let’s take a look at contract rates vs. spot rates and when you might prefer one over the other.

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4 Ways Carriers are Attempting to Woo Young Drivers

With a shortage of some 60,000 drivers industry-wide, carriers are investing more to attract younger professionals. Here’s how they’re doing it.

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Partner Spotlight on MVRCheck.com

Why It’s Time to Consider MVRCheck.com for DOT Compliance

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How to survive a DOT compliance audit

Worried about a DOT compliance audit? Don’t lose sleep. Instead, consider these useful tips to help you survive the audit process.

Trucking CSA

Who is impacted by the CSA?

As a motor carrier, you know that you need to pay attention to the FMCSA and their regulations. There are a few letters that you might have heard about — CSA, or Compliance, Safety, Accountability. What is the trucking CSA, and who is affected by it? (And why is there an FMCSA and a CSA? … Read more