5 Aug 21

Three things in life seem certain: Death, taxes, and new trucking regulations. We've summarized the four proposed new rules hat could affect your wallet the most.

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Jul 28

Cargo theft has been on the rise this year. Unlike previous years, the most common places for these recent thefts are at truck stops and on roadsides. Here are 5 things to keep in mind while out on the road, to help reduce your risk of being targeted by cargo thieves.

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Jul 28

Heading to GATS in Dallas next month? We'll have some new Getloaded t-shirts to give away, plus plenty of freebies. Find out how you can get in on the action, plus check out all the new features we've been adding to the load board.

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4 Jun 15

Trucking HOS rules are up in the air again. Drivers were finally cut some slack back in December when the most unpopular part of the 2013 hours-of-service bill was rolled back. A DOT funding bill that would make the rollback permanent cleared the first hurdle.

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1 May 27
Susie Delcoure didn’t know a lot about running a business when she first started STOAKE Trucking. She searched online for how to find loads, which led her to Getloaded. But she didn’t just use the load board to find loads. She used it to build a business network, turning the brokers and shippers she worked with from the load board into the regular customers. [More]
10 Apr 28
While deadheading is obviously expensive, detention time can cost you just as much. Even though a truck isn’t moving doesn’t mean it isn’t costing you money, so what's the best way to get compensated for your time? [More]
1 Apr 03
Lawrence Jenkins got started in the trucking business by hauling sod in Louisiana. He became an owner-operator in 2005, and with the help of the extra business he’s been getting from the Getloaded load board, he purchased a second truck last year. He plans to buy a third next year. [More]
Mar 19

Thomas Heilemann got his CDL as a backup plan. He joined driving school almost on a whim, but after he got behind the wheel, he was hooked. He started truck driving in 2004, and since he was only 21 years old, he earned a quick nickname "Campus Boy" because other drivers thought he looked more like a college student than a trucker.

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Mar 19
Are you going to be at MATS in Louisville, KY? We’ll have free t-shirts for any Getloaded members at the trucking show. We’re still looking for good trucking stories, too – tell us how you got into trucking, what sort of equipment you’re running, anything that’s happened over the road that was too crazy to believe. We could pay you $50 for the story. [More]
3 Feb 25
If you’ve been turning down loads recently because you didn’t have enough trucks available, your first impulse might be to start looking to add to your fleet. Adding a truck is costly, though. Starting your own brokerage might be a less expensive way to grow your trucking business. [More]