Blog Archives

August 6, 2019

What Is IRP or Apportioned Registration | Episode 14

License plates in the trucking industry have many different names: IRP, apportioned registration, etc. Navigating the registration process is not simple, so we’ll try to shed some light onto it.

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July 30, 2019

How to Save Money on
Fuel and More | Episode 13

So far in this journey of starting a trucking company we have spent a lot of money, now it’s time to switch gears and talk about saving money.

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July 23, 2019

How To Finance Your Startup Trucking Company | Episode 12

In the last episode we showed how much it cost us to start Haulin Assets, and we discussed how your situation might be similar or different. Now it’s time to roll up our sleeves and get to work by figuring out how to gather all the money you’ll need in order to get that truck moving down the road and making money!

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July 16, 2019

How Much Does It Cost to Start a Trucking Company? | Episode 11

In this episode, I talk about each and every startup expense I made and tell you exactly how much it cost. Since every person’s situation is going to be different I also give a best case scenario and explain why I think your situation might be different than mine. I hope this discussion will help you start to get a clearer picture for how much your startup expenses will be.

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July 2, 2019

How To Purchase Commercial Truck Insurance | Episode 9

Getting commercial insurance for your truck is an intimidating process. We hope listening to this episode will help you so you don’t go into the process blind and can make the best, informed decision for you.

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June 25, 2019

Buying a Trailer | Episode 8

Once you know where you are going to find your loads, you should be able to determine the type of trailer you are going to need to buy.

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June 18, 2019

How to Find Loads | Episode 7

Finding loads is probably one of the most important topics we are going to cover in our podcast. If you aren’t finding enough loads or the right loads, your business is going to struggle. In this episode on finding loads, we are going to cover the basics and not get into too much detail. We’ll hit this topic several times as the year goes on and get into more and more detail each time we do.

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June 11, 2019

Financing a Truck and Trailer | Episode 6

The last episode was a fun one. This episode might not be so fun but will hopefully help you reduce/avoid some headaches that come along with trying to finance a truck or trailer. It is rare to make it through the loan process without at least a few bumps along the way, so buckle up!

What to Expect From Episode 6

In this episode we talk about the different types of lenders and some of the things they look for. We also give you some tips to help give you the greatest chance of success. It all really boils down to finding the right lender who best matches up with your particular situation. You may be a square peg, and some lenders might be a round …

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June 4, 2019

Buying A Truck | Episode 5

This is a fun episode. Who doesn’t get excited about buying the truck that they are going to use to make them money. Heck, you are probably going to live in this thing 24/7 for days, if not weeks at a time. If there is a decision you want to get right, this is it. Here are some of the things we are going to talk about.

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May 28, 2019

Changing Your Mindset
| Episode 4

In this episode I really focus on the importance of thinking like an owner. This journey really starts with YOU and a desire for something different. For me, that was deciding I wanted my hard work to make more money for myself and not for someone else. I also wanted to be in control of my destiny, not have someone else in control of it.

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