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Truck Drivers Money Saving Tips Email Newsletter, Issue #052, 2013-11-08
November 08, 2013

Issue #52 | November 8, 2013

Truck Drivers Money Saving Tips

Email Newsletter

We provide real world tips that help professional truck drivers save hard-earned money and personal reporting about products and services for use on the road.

We've developed our unique website as a place to share the tips we have learned through the years -- and where other professional drivers can do the same. In other words...

Get and share great money saving tips for truck drivers at
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  1. We're Thankful for all Professional Truck Drivers

    Without truckers, how many Americans would have turkey, dressing, cranberry sauce and "the works" for their annual Thanksgiving feasts? Probably very few. For your convenience, we bring to your attention three Thanksgiving-related articles on our site:



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    Truck-Drivers-Money-Saving-Tips.com is the place to "Get and share great money saving tips for truck drivers." If you "get" a truck drivers money saving tip on our site, then please be so kind as to "share" one based on your own trucking experience. Thanks for helping other professional truck drivers around the world save money.


 

Reader Submitted Content



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Curious about not only what kind of windshield washer fluid truck drivers use but also, what is the BEST windshield washer fluid (in their own opinion)



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Reviews



We request your review of a product or service marketed and sold to professional truck drivers, a truck part or a truck stop fuel island, restaurant or shower.

You can even earn money doing it.




 

Questions



We ask the hard questions about how professional truck drivers can save money or are being forced to spend more money in their jobs. We asked the following through our site this month:






Do you as a trucker agree or disagree with the legal expert that CSA measures compliance instead of safety?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/1iNMi9Y



If it cut collision costs by 80% and reduced fuel consumption by 12%, would you want a cab-facing camera in your truck?

Contributing article: http://onforb.es/1b4Z9Uu



Can vehicle-to-vehicle communications be used on trucks? What are the pros and cons?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/19vhklY



How often do "lifestyle drug users" become truckers and wind up in trucking accidents? How necessary is hair testing?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/1cxGkZc



Do in-truck cab-facing cameras improve safety and prevent accidents or do they just invade trucker privacy?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/1aKRTx0



Do 3 national fast food chains at truck stops charge more for food than the same stores sitting independently? One couple said yes: 15%!

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/17XNG4N



Has the 'study' of trucker drug and alcohol use increased inspections on your truck or on you as a trucker?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/1aHU5Fk



What steps are you taking to reduce driver error during the predicted "unusually long and cold season over the 2013-2014 winter"?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/17XN2UN



Do you as a trucker use a tractor theft deterrent device? If so, which one?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/1amc1qK



Do you as a trucker pre-package food from home to eat healthy and save money on the road?

Contributing article: http://huff.to/1ak94qR



Was that traffic ticket or citation motivated by a police department quota or prize contest?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/16DMcSg



Does your "home time" affect your ability to perform well on the job as a trucker?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/17NGGr5



What was your biggest financial mistake as a trucker?

Contributing article about a non-trucker: http://bit.ly/17NGEzv



Have you ever replaced a truck tire pressure gauge because your old one stopped working correctly?

Why did it stop working?



Does taking a 15-to-20-minute "power nap" help you to drive long hauls better?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/17NFVyp



Does the "study" on truckers' alcohol and drug use have merit? On what basis?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/17NG1pM



Is the reason why trucking is adding jobs because of the HOS change?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/HfW608



What's the definition of a 'professional-grade padlock'?

Contributing article: http://bit.ly/19Rur2z






If you have answers to our questions, please contact us.




 

Articles and Other Media



Condition of Employment and New Company Policy for Truckers

Want to drive for XYZ Trucking Company? Read their employee handbook. Is there a condition of employment or new company policy that could cost you?



Mini Flashlight Buying Guide for Truckers and Travelers

How does a mini flashlight compare to a regular one? Is this product worth your consideration as a trucker or traveler? Read our buying guide...



CDLIS, CDL Expiration and CMV Classification Removal

For those who have a CDL but aren't driving professionally, be aware of potential CDL expiration without a DOT medical card.



Cut Off Trucker Slams On Truck Brakes; Load Shifts

There were only two options when the car cut off the truck: let the two collide or slam on the brakes...



Updated: On Falsifying a Log Book Entry as a Professional Truck Driver

What happens when a professional truck driver is caught falsifying his or her log book? Can the repercussions be serious or expensive?




 

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To all of our readers who are professional truck drivers, we wish you safe travels and lots of money saving opportunities on the road!

Best regards,

Mike and Vicki Simons, Owners
NKBJ InfoNet, LLC

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