The best trucking calculator tool including calculators for revenue per mile, monthly and annual mileage, and fixed and variable costs.
A free tool to help you calculate your cost per mile including breakdowns of expenses like fixed costs and variable costs.
We’ll walk through the pros and cons of QuickBooks in this article so you will have a better idea if it makes sense to use it for your trucking business. Then you can decide if you want to use QuickBooks, or if something made specific for trucking makes more sense.
If you’ve been leased onto a company or working as a company driver for a while, you’ve probably considered stepping out and getting your own authority. Before you take the leap, you should weigh the upsides and the downsides.
Improving your top end revenue can help you invest in better equipment, add more trucks and continue to grow your business. This guide will show you 6 ways owner operators can improve their gross revenue.
Whether you run a massive fleet or a company of one, you’ll need a driver qualification file (DQF) for each of your drivers — including yourself, if you have your own authority.
In this article we explain the Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT), the Form 2290 tax form, and IFTA tax, and what you need to know about each.
FMCSA record retention best practices or how long you need keep driver vehicle inspection reports, testing and more.
Common tax issues and tips for owner-operators and trucking companies including how to get organized and what you can (and can't) write off.
Quarterly tax advice for owner-operators and trucking companies, including the most common mistakes to avoid like losing track of income.
Easy to follow rules for turning a profit in your trucking business, including rates, fuel costs, insurance, repair bills and more.
Guide on how to start a trucking business as an owner operator, including getting paid, expected costs, and more.
The average independent owner-operator works at a 5% profit margin—not including salary. What does that mean? And how can you estimate yours?
Here's how to improve your Semi Truck MPG which can give you more profit in your owner operator business.
Improving trucking fuel efficiency means a huge increase in your take-home pay. Here's the best fuel efficiency improvement techniques.
A breakdown of the most important factors to consider when buying a new truck, including the best truck for owner operators
If you're considering buying a new Semi Truck vs a used one, here's a quick breakdown of the pros and cons of each.
Should you get a new or used truck? We put together this article to help you decide if buying an 18 wheeler is a good investment.
How to stop neglecting preventative maintenance in your truck and save a ton of money in repair costs.
IFTA fuel-buying strategies, including IFTA by state, average IFTA fuel tax and how to find the best place to buy diesel fuel.
What you need to know about owner operator costs including driver pay, fixed costs vs. variable costs, and more.
How to calculate IFTA including calculators for fuel taxes, miles, quarterly reports, and more.
The best IFTA tracking methods including recommended IFTA mileage trackers like the best apps, software, and GPS trackers.
A detailed look at the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA), including who participates in the IFTA and how it started.
A list of the most important trucking abbreviations and acronyms. What does cc or o/o mean in trucking?