If you are thinking about becoming an owner operator in the trucking business, there are several things you ought to consider. It’s a major decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly.
Almost every truck driver, whether a newbie to the trucking scene or a seasoned vet, has at one time or another, dreamed of owning their own big rig, and hitting the road to make the big bucks.
Some truckers will simply not work as a company driver. They want the independence, freedom and profits, that comes with being an owner operator.
But, there are are many factors to consider and things you should know, before becoming an owner operator and jumping into the money pit, with both feet.