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Truck maintenance, specifically truck repairs, takes a huge chunk out of a trucking company’s annual budget. Next to fuel and purchasing a truck, it is the costliest aspect of running a trucking business. Repairs and maintenance swallow up about 10 percent of overall expenses, according to Truck Driver Institute. We’re talking about 12 cents per mile and $15,000 annually for airline/hoses, alternators, wiring, and brakes.
June 29, 2018
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Saving Money on Fuel: A Guide to Fuel Discounts We all love to save our hard-earned money. We clip coupons, join shopping clubs, and keep an eye on sales events. Saving money on fuel is no less desirable. In fact,…
April 20, 2018
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Benefits to Finding the Best Fuel Card If you’re looking for help with driver retention, fuel discounts, account management, and more, a fuel card for trucking companies can be an excellent tool to save you money. Here are four benefits…
January 5, 2017
FAQs on the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) What is IFTA? The International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) is an agreement between the lower 48 states and Canadian provinces to help simplify fuel tax reporting if you run in more than…
October 19, 2016
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4 Easy Ways You Can Save on Fuel Costs When you’re running a trucking company, every penny counts. With today’s unstable fuel prices, that can make managing your fuel costs even tougher. While you can’t control the price of fuel,…
September 29, 2016
How the Right Tires Help You Save On Fuel Want to save money on fuel? It’s as easy as changing your tires! When your semi-truck is traveling below 50 mph, tires can make a big difference in fuel savings. Worn…
September 2, 2016
Diesel Exhaust and Your Health Ah, the smell of diesel fumes in the morning. Almost as invigorating as that first cup of coffee. It’s been a part of your morning routine for as long as you can remember, and in…
August 22, 2016
Fuel Card Program
How to Set Up a Fuel Card Program If your trucking company doesn’t have a fuel card program, you could be missing out on a great way to simplify and control your fuel expenses. Using a fuel card, like TransConnect…
August 8, 2016
Fuel Theft
How to Avoid Fuel Theft Because fuel can account for up to 40% of your company’s operating expenses, your truck’s fuel is your company’s livelihood. Refined fuel is more attractive to thieves because it’s easier to resell and use, so…
June 14, 2016
A great way for truck drivers to save money on fuel costs is to use fuel-efficient driving strategies. Follow these tips to see how simple strategies can also help you drive safer, decrease stress on your truck’s engine, and help you get more mileage out of your fuel tank.
June 2, 2016