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Oct 18, 2020

Feeling like a single mother and starting arguments

My boyfriend and I have been dating for 8 years. Prior to us having 2 children within a span of 10 1/2 months. I was ok with him being away. By ok I mean

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Oct 18, 2020

What factoring company is the best for truckers

I am new to this life and trying to help my husband Which factoring company is the best?

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Sep 19, 2020

Right Move Recruiting

Yes, I am a recruiter. My name is Cheryl Duquette Webb. But the advantages I have benefits drivers. I drove for 17 years in the 80's and 90's (when trucking

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Sep 18, 2020

headache rack with chains and binders

Aluminum headache rack with 12 chains and 9 binders and 8 coil racks. also have u-bolts for headache rack. i will sell it all for $550 or just rack for

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Sep 18, 2020

if I had my liscence suspended 8 years ago for child support can I still get a commercial drivers permit?

I want to get a commercial drivers permit, If my licence was suspended 10 years ago for a missed child support payment and has been rectified now. will

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Sep 18, 2020

Trucker in fear of loosing his family

How can i turn this around i am a otr long hauler and me and my wife have been together for 8 years and i have been driving for three we have recently

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Sep 06, 2020

Ecstatic New Truckers Wife

Hey ladies, I am marrying my favorite Trucker next week. I am so in love with him, with his truck, with our home and with our life. I have already been

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Sep 06, 2020

Second Chance Drivers Who are Serious About Trucking Only

For Second Chance Drivers who seriously want to work ONLY: Looking for team drivers $1000-$1500/wk guaranteed Call John @ (832)338-5129 God bless!

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Aug 24, 2020

Flat bed Tarps for sale in Ohio

I have 3 or 4 flat bed Tarps I don't know a lot about them other than their uses on a flat bed truck and their expensive lol. But I really don't even

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Aug 11, 2020

Second chance company looking for team drivers TN

We are looking for 1 Team driver for our over the road trucking company. We review all application and will give drivers a second chance. We are based

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Jul 24, 2020

Being A Recruiter

I drove trucks in the 80's and 90's for 17 years. And in those days, you only had to deal with one dispatcher or DM's as they are called today. And when

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Jul 12, 2020

Cooling a truck at night without idling

When my husband shuts down at night he can't idle his truck. His cab gets very hot in this summer weather. He is new to this company. Is there a battery

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Jul 12, 2020

Petition to get rid of Hair Follicle Testing?

Anyone know if us truckers can start up a petition to get rid of hair drug testing in our industry? I have heard different stories and read online about

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Jul 12, 2020

Dont Let an Incident Stop You From Trucking

I have a position that I think that you would be a perfect fit for: Here are the details. Please let me know if you are interested: • 50/50 Split of

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Jul 06, 2020

Types of Truck Driving Jobs

The type of CDL job will determine pay, time out OTR, amount of physical work, and even level of danger in some cases.

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Jul 02, 2020

IFTA dues in Texas

Hello, I’m new to this forum and trucking. I hope I can get some help here regarding IFTA taxes. This will be our first time and I have no clue how or

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Jun 28, 2020

So Now Your'e a Trucker, What's Next

providing new drivers even old drivers the skills, mindsets, and procedures to be prepared and present a positive image when looking for a truck driving

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Jun 28, 2020

Owner Operator only making enough to make truck payments

Question I've been the girlfriend of a trucker for a year and a half we live together 6 months and hes been an owner operator for 6 months. He always

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Jun 28, 2020

I need another 2-3 OTR Van Drivers that actually want to make money

To All serious and professional drivers: We have IMMEDIATE NEED for company Dry Van OTR drivers and Owner Operators. Drivers earn over $75k/year, Owner

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May 19, 2020

Feedback and insight from a female truck driver

Hello my name is Kelly, I am thinking about getting into long distance driving. I have read and gave it a ton of consideration but I can’t find anything

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Apr 25, 2020

Flatbed Equipment (San Antonio Tx)

1). 25) Yellow winch straps with flat hook $500/ = $250 (25 2). 2) Big yellow ratchet strap w/ flat hook $106/ =$30 (2 3).

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Apr 07, 2020

Question about throttling and stuff when driving

So I have a friend, now I know this is weird but we have had this debate for too long and I need answers, and he plays ETS2 (Euro Truck Simulator 2) and

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Mar 23, 2020

Cobra 29 lx for sale

For sale used Cobra 29LX

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Mar 19, 2020

Best iPhone Apps For New Truckers

Hey everyone, I am fairly new to driving, but am very much enjoying it so far. I would like to suggest a few different iPhone apps that I have been using

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Mar 15, 2020

flatbed equipment package $2000

Full package of flatbed equipment, a partial package and lots of odd stuff. I have 1/2 chains, 5/16 chains and 3/8 chains. I have ratchet binders for all,

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Mar 07, 2020

Is Hair folicle testing and for prehire after trucking school?

Will I have to take a hair folicle test for the company thats giving me prehire before or after trucking school?

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Feb 24, 2020

Tired Of Feeling Alone

I am so tired of feeling alone! I'm tired of feeling misunderstood! Tired of feeling wondering if it gets better

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Feb 24, 2020

Termination On The Spot and Can't Get Rehired

I will not mention my husband's ex trucking company and my husband was an OTR trucker for 8 years and they terminated him right on the spot and every company

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Feb 14, 2020

RustyDog Express Inc. Looking Team Drivers

Second Chance Company We are looking for 1 Team driver for our over the road trucking company. We review all application and will give drivers a second

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Feb 11, 2020

Chains and Other Flatbed equipment Tennessee

My late husband was a flatbed driver last year and I have over $2500 worth of equipment. 1 of the traps are new, only 2 red chain rackets are shown in

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