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Trucking Groups Working to Attract More Drivers
There’s been a major shortage of truck drivers and this is expected to continue in upcoming years. Trucking groups are increasing pay rates to attract new drivers.
Sep 22, 2021
GM's New Service Will Let You Charge Commercial EVs at Home
General Motors is launching the Ultium Charge 360 service to help make the transition to electric more seamless for fleet customers.
Aug 18, 2021
New Mail Trucks May Be Halted as Workhorse Sues USPS
Workhorse is suing USPS over the delivery company’s deal with Oshkosh Defense. Workhorse believes that USPS isn’t seriously considering electric vehicles for their fleet.
Jul 20, 2021
Electric Commercial Trucks Are Coming Soon
The commercial truck industry will start to see some electrification. Big rigs, school buses, and other delivery vehicles are being built by leading truck manufacturers.
Sep 20, 2021
All Questions on Commercial Trucks
What type of insurance do I need for my new semi-truck?
What kind of commercial insurance do I need for my new semi-truck? I just bought my rig and signed up with a new trucking company. I need to make sure my insurance is in order before my first day, but what kind do I need?
Sep 13, 2021
What type of insurance do I need for my commercial trucks?
What kind of insurance should I get for my trucking company? I have a fleet of four commercial delivery trucks and want to start a trucking company of my own. How can I make sure I have enough coverage?
Aug 27, 2021
Where can I buy a commercial policy for my pickup?
I am not familiar with commercial auto policies and need to find one for my truck. I have a new-to-me 2015 Ford F-450. My auto insurance company said it was too big for a standard policy and needed commercial insurance. I have my own handyman business, and I just haul tools and a few supplies back and forth. I am not sure where to start.
Aug 27, 2021
How can I find the value of a commercial vehicle?
I want to buy a Ford E-450 box truck for my furniture restoration and antique business. However, I can't find a value for the vehicle. Because I'll need to finance, I want to get its value ahead of time to avoid overpaying. How can I find the value of a commercial vehicle?
Aug 10, 2021
Do all credit unions have stipulations on the age and mileage of vehicles?
I want to get a diesel truck for work. I've been looking at full-sized diesel trucks that are 10 to 15 years old with 100,000 miles. My bank said they wouldn't finance these trucks because of age and mileage. Do credit unions have the same stipulations?
Aug 10, 2021