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Truckers' Savings Blog


This truck drivers blog -- what we call the "Truckers' Savings Blog" -- is where you will find the most up-to-date information from Truck-Drivers-Money-Saving-Tips.com, including;

  • our newest pages;
  • updates we've made on our site;
  • Truckers' Savings News posts that others have submitted; and
  • news and questions that we've sent out through our news feed.


Furthermore -- and this is the real time saver for you -- there's no need for you to read dozens of trucking magazines, e-zines, blogs and news feeds looking for money saving news for truck drivers because we do that for you here.

We report the articles that:

  • notify you of opportunities for saving money or getting rebates;

  • reveal how other drivers saved money or lost money (as examples to learn from); and

  • alert you to situations that could cost you money.


In a nutshell, this blog is about how truckers can save money or are being forced to spend more money in their jobs.






Never Miss a Single Truckers' Savings Blog Post Again!

Sure, you can return to this truck drivers blog page regularly to get our cutting-edge blog entries. However, our Truckers' Savings Blog page lists only the most recent updates to our XML news feed

After a few days, what if there was an article you wanted to go back to? Not even our Twitter feed can help because old news cycles off as more recent news cycles on.

But by subscribing to receive our blog posts by email, you'll get a list of the blog posts we make each day and you'll always be "in the know."






We request your feedback on any of the articles or questions that appear on this page, over on our Facebook page. Working together, we can help truckers save lots of money.








TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.09.16

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending September 16, 2017. We welcome

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Large Truck Air Resistance, Fuel Economy and Efficiency

What does air resistance do to fuel economy on large trucks? Where does it happen most? How can it be reduced?

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Record Keeping Basics for Truck Drivers

Excellent record keeping is essential for any professional. With limited time and space, what recordkeeping basics do professional drivers need?

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Female Truckers and Their Unique Money Saving Challenges

What financial challenges do women who become professional truck drivers have? We discuss female truckers in the context of saving money.

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Truck Snow Chains: Preparation for Winter Driving

When preparing to drive a commercial motor vehicle in the winter in some locations, you need to know the basics about truck snow chains....

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.09.09

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending September 9, 2017. We welcome

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.09.02

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending September 2, 2017. We welcome

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Entertainment: Options and Costs for Professional Truck Drivers

This is a sampling of entertainment options available to professional truck drivers. We also address upfront and long-term costs.

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.08.19

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending August 19, 2017. We welcome

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.08.26

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending August 26, 2017. We welcome

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TVC is not all it's cracked up to be!

9 over citation. Original fine $182.00. Used TVC and after several calls finally got an attorney. Asked to speak to him but never got a response. Then,

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Choosing a reputable cdl training school/program...

I have received an offer to attend Roadmaster Trucking School in North Carolina...is it a reputable program? The recruiter's sound like auto salespersons...

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.08.12

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending August 12, 2017. We welcome

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.05.06

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending May 6, 2017. We welcome your

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.08.05

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending August 5, 2017. We welcome

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.07.29

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending July 29, 2017. This week, Vicki

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.07.01

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending July 1, 2017. We welcome your

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.07.22

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending July 22, 2017. We welcome

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.07.15

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending July 15, 2017. We welcome

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Falcon Eye Dash Cams

Falcon Eye Dash cams, until further notrice, not recommending them any more. I've attempted to contact them, with noreply. 4 cam system costing well over

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.07.08

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending July 8, 2017. We welcome your

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Shower fee at Portage, Wisconsin, Petro infuriates trucker's wife

Note: A trucker's wife who wants to be identified only by her initials, P.H., wrote a post on one of the groups on Facebook about a situation that transpired

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Garmin dezcamlm

Over all a good product, as always finding addresses can be confusing. Cr- state Route or odd address such as N58 w17350 Shawn cir,Menomonee falls,wi.

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.06.24

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending June 24, 2017. We welcome

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how to stay cool without an APU

How can I stay cool without an APU? ----- Response from Vicki: Thank you for asking a question about how to stay cool without an APU. This is an ultra-important

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.06.17

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending June 17, 2017. We welcome

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IS IT MY RESPONSIBILITY TO PALLET JACK THE LOAD TO BACK OF TRAILER SO THE RECEIVING PARTY CAN FORK LIFT IT OFF

IS IT MY RESPONSIBILITY TO PALLET JACK THE LOAD TO BACK OF TRAILER SO THE RECEIVING PARTY CAN FORK LIFT IT OFF? ----- Response from Mike: Hi, Jennifer.

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Married Couple Showers

At Truckstop Showers can a married couple shower together? Do we have to have our own time? ----- Response from Vicki: Hi, Juliette. Thanks for asking

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.06.10

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending June 10, 2017. We welcome

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Drugged Driving or 'Driving While Medicated' Can Be a Big Problem

From time to time, Vicki reads an article about a trucker who experienced a medical emergency being involved in an incident or accident. Sometimes the

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.06.03

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending June 3, 2017. We welcome your

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.05.27

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending May 27, 2017. We welcome your

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.05.20

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending May 20, 2017. We welcome your

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TDMST Weekly Round-Up: 2017.05.13

This is the TDMST Weekly Round-Up of news affecting professional truck drivers, written by Vicki Simons for the week ending May 13, 2017. We welcome your

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Max Burton stove to go

This stove works great, I love it. But it doesn't last, I've had it a month and it's no longer working. I can plug it in the light comes on showing there

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