Explore the Trucking Lifestyle
One of the best ways to decide if driving for Prime is right for you is to learn from the experiences of fellow truckers. This truck driver blog features updated articles and blog posts with advice for truck life. Topics include providing for your family and maximizing earnings, making the most of the opportunity you have as an over-the-road (OTR) truck driver to travel the country, selecting the best equipment, and maintaining your overall health and wellness.
Most soon-to-be truck drivers go through a CDL training program and then begin working for a trucking company. But not all drivers take that route.
If you’re considering becoming a truck driver, you probably have a lot of questions. You’re curious about pay, available routes and CDL training. And you
Taxes look different when you’re an owner-operator or independent contractor. When you drive for a trucking company, taxes are taken out of your paycheck automatically.
Steep grades. Rapidly changing weather. Surprising curves. Mountain driving can be dangerous for a professional truck driver, especially if you’ve never encountered steep grades before.
As a truck driver, you spend long hours on the road. Dead air time can take the wind out of your sails—or the gas out