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Clearly, the answer to that question is yes and will no doubt be yes to the end of time. But let me explain a little better what I mean on this particular day. I got a call from Tennessee-based independent Wayne VanHooser, whom regular readers may recall from some past coverage. When his insurance came up for renewal recently (something I imagine many of you may well go through this time of year), he got a pretty big surprise.
Truck drivers passing through Virginia Beach this past Monday were treated to unusual safety inspections. Instead of citations and a hard time, truckers got something unusual: kindness. When drivers pulled into the weigh station on I-264 East just before the Rosemont Road exit, they were greeted with a surprise. The first sign that something was different was probably seeing Santa in his big red suit waving at them.Next, they pulled up to be greeted by Officer Forest Godwin with the Suffolk Polic...
A young mother got in an accident when an oil truck driver in front of her intentionally caused her to crash into him. But she’s not mad. In fact, she says that the oil truck driver is an “angel.”
BRL is front page news in the June issue of MOVIN’ OUT. Read the story of a company that’s not only on the move but is here for truckers who need cash in a hurry to get them back on the road. You have their word on it.
While broader inflation gauges have been restrained, price pressures are building in the freight and cargo industry.Demand is surging from firms looking for trucks to carry their loads, with some gauges up more than 100 percent on a year-over-year basis.Inflation is showing up elsewhere as well, with a New York Fed indicator at its highest level since 2006.Investors and policymakers have gone looking for inflation over the past decade and largely have come up empty.It could, however, come barrel...
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- Oct 6, 2017 Is This Our First Glimpse of the Tesla Semi Truck?
- Oct 4, 2017 "All I Do is Drive"
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- Jan 25, 2017 Credit Score Killer: #3 — Cell Phones, Cable, and Satellite TV
- Jan 18, 2017 Credit Score Killer: #2 — Judgments and Liens
- Jan 11, 2017 Credit Score Killer: #1 — Too Many Inquires
- December 2016
- Nov 22, 2016 Ship It! Transport Stocks Surge in What May Be a Good Sign for Market as a Whole
- Nov 10, 2016 Veteran's Day in America
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- Nov 2, 2016 Alabama Pipeline Explosion Will Mean Higher Fuel Prices in Some States
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- Sep 26, 2016 What's My Truck Worth?
- Sep 23, 2016 Rates Could See a Big Boost in 2017 and 2018, Forecasters Say
- Sep 15, 2016 If Big Mack Trucks Could Talk...
- Sep 9, 2016 Big Rig Lending Celebrates Truck Driver Appreciation Week September 11-18th
- Sep 8, 2016 Hey Driver, Can I Get Your Number?
- Aug 24, 2016 Are You Ready for Brake Safety Week?
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- Aug 3, 2016 Nikola Unveils the Tesla of Trucks
- Jul 20, 2016 The 10 U.S. Cities with the Most Truck Driving Jobs
- Jul 14, 2016 Truck Drivers: Where the Jobs Are and What They Pay
- Jul 13, 2016 Diesel Prices Expected to Jump 15% Next Year
- Jul 5, 2016 Trucker Dad Babysits Doll, Takes Hilarious Pictures Of Her On the Job
- Jun 7, 2016 Making Tires Last
- May 2016
- Feb 29, 2016 5 Reasons to Have Electronic Gadgets in Truck Cabin
- Dec 22, 2015 Tips for Trucking With Your Pets
- Aug 26, 2015 6 Smart Budgeting Tips for Small Business Owners
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