There are entry costs for getting a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)—costs in both money and time.
You can start this profitable career in two or three months with $3,000. If you don’t have $3,000 available, there are several possible options. Read the Financing Options section, below.
From the first day you have your CDL, recruiters will tell you how wonderful team driving is. While it can be a great arrangement, there are a few issues that you need to be aware of before you sign up for a team driving situation.
Shippers pay extra for team driving. They expect their...
The Key to Safety and More
I keep my keys in my left front pants pocket. That is the only thing that goes in my left front pants pocket. My keyring has a double-ended snap clip—so if I have more than one set of keys, all my keys clip together. When I get off the tractor, all I need to do is tap ...
Are you a current driver of one of those big rigs or are you preparing to be one?
Perhaps it’s still a dream, and you don’t know how to get started. Well, we’ve got you covered in all three of these situations:
learning all about becoming a truck driver
preparing for the CDL licensing test...
or Why You Can’t Abandon the Truck and Expect to Find a New Driving Job
What you do and how you act during your day-to-day driving and during interactions with driving companies makes a difference in your ability to advance in this field and keep the income rolling in. It’s also important to kno...