starting over again in trucking business
im 55 and my buddy is 61 we decided to buy a used truck and start doing some trucking to make some money we both have cdl and a some driving experience but we are rookies
We are intent upon purchasing a used rig with cash.
What make year model mileage ect would you recommend and any advice where to purchase it from. We are in the Houston Texas area.
We are initially planning to get loads from brokers we have not as of yet determined what type of loads or what broker to go to any advise in this area would be appreciated.
What type of loads, tanker, refrigerated, flat bed etc...?
What other costs?
Maintenance tires oil changes fuel insurance costs inspection costs if you have any ideas at to approximate costs and any that I may have missed