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Insulin Diabetes and the CDL Truck Driver

Nov
26,
2008
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by Allen Smith There still appears to be some  confusion concerning whether or not persons with insulin diabetes are able to obtain a CDL license. For years, there was a ban that prevented those with diabetes who used insulin from … Continue reading

Trucking Careers and the Economy

Nov
24,
2008
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by Allen Smith As the Nation continues to become more fearful about the present day economy, more than ever there are those investigating trucking as “the career of choice”. The number 1 question that arises is: ” Is Truck Driving a Stable … Continue reading

Freight Broker – Start Your Own Business

Nov
23,
2008
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by Allen Smith Have certain problems prevented you from receiving your CDL, but you still want to work within the trucking industry?  Are you an Owner Operator and you find that you’re losing money on the load boards?  Would you like … Continue reading

Driving Record – Understanding the Point System

Nov
23,
2008
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by Allen Smith A major concern for truck drivers is ( or at least it should be) their driving record and how the point system will effect their employment status. The point system for each state varies, but there is … Continue reading

The Best Truck Driving Jobs- A State by State Guide

Nov
20,
2008
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by Allen Smith Many who have subscribed to the Truth About Trucking  newsletter are waiting for the release of my latest book, “The Best Truck Driving Jobs- A State By State Guide“. With the economy hurting as it is, I believe this is … Continue reading

Trucking Movie “Drive and Deliver” on DVD

Nov
19,
2008
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I recently read a post on another trucking blog about the increasingly popular Trucking Movie, “Drive and Deliver”. This documentary movie represents  life on the road through the eyes, perception and reality of 3 truck drivers. Many truckers will relate to this movie, and although I haven’t watched … Continue reading

CDL DUI show results in 109 Freebie Give-Aways

Nov
15,
2008
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Thanks to all who tuned in and listened to our DUI’s, FELONIES and Other VIOLATIONS show on Truth About Trucking “LIVE.”   Our contest which was to give away FREE copies of our upcoming new book – “The BEST Truck Driving … Continue reading

Trucking Life is Focus of New Show

Nov
10,
2008
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Hello everybody . . . I wanted to let you know about a new show on Blog Talk Radio, hosted by 20 year trucking veteran, Larry Stafford out of Arizona. His new show – Independent(R)ealist, will give quick talks to … Continue reading

Truth About Trucking Wishes Everyone – A Safe & Happy Halloween

Oct
29,
2008
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From everyone here at Truth About Trucking and Ask The Trucker – we wish you all a Safe and Happy Halloween! Allen & Donna  Technorati Tags: happy halloween, safe, truth about trucking, truthabouttrucking

CDL Written Test Practice

Oct
22,
2008
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I’m always searching and playing around on the net looking for anything and everything . . . I came across this pretty cool site that actually gives you the opportunity to practice on the CDL written tests.  If you want … Continue reading

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