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Land Line Now, Oct. 14, 2020.

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Freight and trucking rates slow a little in a pre-holiday lull. Also, maximizing your profits is one way to avoid the need for factoring.

Record number of holiday travelers expected this year trucking rates

I. Today’s news with Terry Scruton

Marijuana continues to top the list in the FMCSA’s drug and alcohol clearinghouse; a major trucking company is sued for sexual discrimination; and a llama drama on an interstate in Oregon – it’s today’s news in trucking.

II. Profits and factoring

Factoring companies can help you make ends meet when times get tough, but there are ways to avoid the need for one in the first place. Maximizing your profits is one.

III. Trucking rates pre-holiday season

Freight and rates begin to slow a little in a pre-holiday lull.

IV. The election and the House

Yesterday, we discussed how this election might change the U.S. Senate, and how that could affect you. Today, we’ll take a look at the U.S. House as we approach the election, and what impact it could have on trucking.

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