Properly preparing and maintaining a vehicle for winter’s challenging conditions...
Commercial truck tires are one of the largest operating expenses for most truck owner-operators....
Avoiding the most common slip-and-fall accidents...


To ensure you make the most of your time as a driver, here are four helpful time-management tips. ...
While tires don’t last forever, there are several ways to ensure you get the most out of them before it’s time for replacements. Along with fuel costs, replacing tires is one of the largest expenses an owner-operator faces......
Is a trailer worth the investment? For many owner-operators, the answer is yes. On average, it can take less than four years to earn back that investment, even when buying new equipment......


Trucker drives down the road
Whether you take advantage of our discount fuel cards or use the TBS Fuel Finder to plan your route, you'll start seeing the savings....
Trucker using radio to communicate on the road
A short pay is when the broker/shipper pays less than the invoiced amount (load rate)....
Semi trucks parked in a row in a parking lot
Freight factoring provides you with immediate working capital and TBS-not you-waits for payment....

Additional Resources


With our industry-leading TBS: Get Paid® app, you can manage your finances anywhere and anytime. Get fast, same-day pay for your loads.



Use our exclusive freight load board with new loads each day! Customize your search to find the perfect match and access the load board from anywhere on any device.

TBS Fuel Finder 

Fuel is the top cost for independent trucking companies. With our exclusive TBS Fuel Finder, you get access to real-time data.

Helpful Links

A Business Manual for Owner-Operators.
MC, permitting, fuel tax reporting
America’s Independent Truckers’ Assoc.

We are pleased to announce TBS’s acquisition of Financial Carrier Services (FCS), soon to be known as TBS Charlotte.

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