Road Grit! Owners of Trucking, Moving or Towing Companies – It Gets Lonely!

Road Grit! Owners of Trucking, Moving or Towing Companies – It Gets Lonely!

Being the owner of a small business is not only lonely at times, It’s hard work! Truckers, towers, movers, construction companies - I know what’s it’s like. Look at this episode of Road Grit, I’m at the Las Vegas Tow Show of 2015. What am I doing? Why did I do this video?... Because nobody else is doing it.

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Road Grit! Credit in Your Trucking Business.

Road Grit! Credit in Your Trucking Business.

The thing people hate talking about more than money is talking about credit. Credit is important in business and in life. They pull your credit for everything these days, even when you apply for insurance or for a job. Employers think credit is a direct indication of who you are, and they are right. 

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Road Grit! Truckers - Lease Vs. Purchase

Road Grit! Truckers - Lease Vs. Purchase

We are a finance company and we have been financing trucks for the last 20 years. My stance is, if you are a first time owner/operator I do not want you doing a lease. I want you to buy your truck. That means you may get a lesser truck than you could if you leased it, but I think it is important that you get a truck you can afford. By that I mean under $50,000. 

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