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Truck Drivers Money Saving Tips Email Newsletter, Issue #034, 2012-05-11
May 11, 2012

Issue #34 | May 11, 2012

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

Table of Contents

Reader Submitted Content

Truckers Savings News



Social Networking

Popular Sections of our Site

What's New
Ask a Question
Truck Driving Jobs
Truck Operations
Preventive Maintenance
Tricks of the Trade
Home Support Team
Food and Recipes
Meal Preparation
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Important Notice

  1. IdleAir Gift Card Giveaway

    We're giving away IdleAir Gift Cards in May and June. Here's how you can win one.

  2. Trucking Interviewees Sought

    We like interviewing truckers who do usual -- and unusual -- things to save money in their trucks. To be interviewed, please contact us.

  3. Get and Share Great Money Saving Tips for Truck Drivers

    Every professional truck driver has a story about saving money or spending too much money in trucking. While we share our own successes and bone-headed mistakes on our website to help you, our site isn't just about us. Our goal is for our site to become a clearinghouse of how truckers around the world save money. Perhaps you've mastered something we haven't or you have knowledge about something we don't.

    We invite you to share
    • your review of a product or service marketed and sold to truck drivers,
    • your experience regarding a truck part you've used,
    • your experience at a truck stop or
    • your personal experience (your story) in dealing with money on the road as a trucker.

    So, what's your truck driver money saving tip?

  4. Truck Drivers Blog

    Since our last email newsletter, we have posted snippets through our Truck Drivers Blog from 110 articles about how truckers can save money or are being forced to spend more money. We do the research and work so that you don't have to. While it takes a lot of time and all of the content is free, we are honored to serve you in this way.

    If you prefer, you can use your favorite news feed reader to read our XML file. By subscribing to the news feed, you can see the most recent posts on our web page linked above.

  5. Do You Like Our Content? Please Spread the Word.

    If you find value in our website, social networking outlets, news feed or this email newsletter, please spread the word in whatever way is most convenient for you. (Please support our sponsors, too.) We constantly seek to over-deliver value to help professional truck drivers worldwide save money. So we suggest that you Thanks.


Reader Submitted Content

Shower Review TA Nevada Mill City - Review of Truckstop Shower in Mill City, NV

This Shower Review TA Nevada Mill City is a review of a shower facility at the TravelCenters of America in Mill City, NV.


Truckers Savings News

Free Cookout at IdleAir! 5/21 in Carneys Point, NJ

FREE Cook-Out at IdleAir! Monday, May 21, 2012 12 noon – 8pm ET Please join us in thanking America's Professional Drivers! We're serving complimentary

If your business helps professional truck drivers save money, send us timely news through our Truckers Savings News page.



Smell Zapper Odor Eliminator: Product Reviews from Professional Truck Drivers

Humans have a strong sense of smell, so eliminating odors is a good thing. How well does Smell Zapper Odor Eliminator work?

On April 24, we requested a review of the "DIY Truck Repair" trucker app for Android phones.

We request your review of a product or service marketed and sold to professional truck drivers.



Truck Drivers Emergency Kit: What Truckers Need to Survive

If you as a trucker were out on the road when disaster strikes, what would you need to survive? We suggest an emergency kit based on your unique situation.

Commercial Truck Leasing: Beware of Schemes That Are Designed to Fail

Before you enter into a commercial truck leasing program, make sure you know what you're doing. The wrong move can hurt you -- badly.

Truck Speed: Impact of Maximum Speed on Travel Time and Driver Pay

When a truck's maximum speed is reduced, what impact does truck speed have on travel time and driver pay? We made the calculations...

Foreign ATM Fee: Trucker Learns Expensive Lesson

If you use your debit card at an automated teller machine outside your banking network, beware of the expensive foreign ATM fee!

Fuel Economy Comparison: Do the Savings Include the Truck Lubricant Cost?

Whenever you see a truck fuel economy comparison and touted savings based on a truck lubricant, see if the lubricant cost is included.

Social Networking

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If you know of news that helps truckers save money -- or requires truckers to spend more money -- would you please let us know? We're only a tweet or Facebook post away. Thanks.

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

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All information on this site and in this email newsletter
is intended for informational and educational purposes.
It neither substitutes for professional advice nor
negates user responsibility to do due diligence.

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