Buy a New or Used Truck when Starting a Trucking Business?

By May 9, 2022 May 14th, 2022 trucking-insurance, Videos

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I’m Starting a New Trucking Business: Should I Buy a New or Used Truck?


When I started my trucking business, I put myself in a financial bind when I bought an old used truck. Learn from my mistakes and consider purchasing a new truck or check out a leased program with Penske or Ryder.

Starting a trucking business is a risky decision but can be quite rewarding. There are many things for a trucker or entrepreneur to consider to take the next steps. If you are considering starting a trucking business and are unsure whether to buy a new or a used truck, watch the video above to learn more!

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