Want to know what the freight rate is in your area?

Now you can. Just go to the Load Board With Rates and select your state and equipment type. Super simple this Free Load Board is showing you all the truckloads with rates.  These could be both partial freight and full truck loads. We hope that all brokers and shippers see the value of putting rates on the loads.  If there is ever going to be any sort of tools like a freight auction or reverse auction or anything like Uber Freight.  Then people who want drivers to call them should put rates on loads on all the load boards.  Something simple that will save everyone some much time talking. Will technology replace the negotiation in trucking anytime soon?  Maybe.  But even if you post a rate expect the driver or dispatcher inquiring about your posted load to ask for more money.  They usually get it. Driver shortages and not enough trucks in the market place are raising rates and they are making drivers more aware of rates.  If you are a driver and want to quickly see what freight is going for in your area check out the Load Board With...

Free Load Board with Rates Is Going To Help Increase Trucking Rates

The free load board with rates by Trulos.com is going to help increase trucking rates and give drivers an easy and some way to participate in an online freight auction. The thought is that when a broker posts a load on a load board the need that load covered.  If brokers can easily see what freight selling for on the spot quote market they are able to price their loads accordingly. These are real loads in real time showing the goign rate for freight.  Drivers can keep watching the page that applies to them and pick up freight when the rate is right.  They know the price and the awkward question of “How much are you paying on this” is taken out. Once the rate is confirmed the only thing left to set up. Subscription based rate programs keep the cost of freight  low....

If more and more people post truckload rates the industry will become a lighting fast exchange of information.

If you don’t have to negotiate the rate then you really just have to exchange information and learn more about the details.  Imagine if brokers could put some notes in the comments to describe the freight. Then carriers would almost just accept it. What is needed to accept a load between a carrier and broker. The broker needs to have their carrier packet filled out TID info for payment record keeping Insurance Info Truckload carrier info What the trucking company needs: Rate sheet Pickup and delivery information.  Appointments, pick up and delivery expectations Copy of brokers bond info So the carrier can out together a few sheets of information and scan them or pint them as PDF.  The broker is able to have their documents in PDF form also and easily send them to the carrier. How to fill out a PDF carrier agreement: open PDF file Go to tools annotate and select text. this will create a little box where you can type in. You may have to edit the size of the text to fit the lines of the document where you are filling in you can drag the text where it needs to be.  it shows up in the middle of the page and is usually pretty big. Create a signature Tools/ Annotate / Signature/ Create Signature Insert signature on document Resize the signature to fit the space You can move the corners and sides of the box in and out to make the box bigger or smaller. So now once a freight broker posts a load with a rate the carrier could talk to them...

Subscription Based Rating Programs Keep The Cost Of Freight Low.

Subscription Based Rating Programs Keep The Cost Of Freight Low. They continually bring up old rates that may not be applicable to the current conditions.  Think about the hurricane situation we have had recently.  No one even knows what to charge. Everyone is rating truckloads today based on data that doesn’t exist in history.  The old data is providing a false history and artificially keeping truck rates low in todays current trucking climate. In comparison the live freight rates posted on the Free Load Board with Rates help raise the cost of freight. There is no data showing what things cost before only what freight costs are today.  If a freight broker or shipper wants to move a load on a truck they basically have to use the spot quote market.  Loads have to be covered and rates do go up. By using historical data the shippers will always be nostalgic about what they used to pay and will try and use those rates to show what the lane should cost.  It takes into account that some of this data is based on shippers with thousands of loads getting volume discounts from repeat carriers.  These rates just don’t apply to the rates today and especially past the the 2 natural disasters and all the FEMA Loads. If a trucking company is looking at thousands of loads and none of them have costs they have to call each one and get the rates.  The negotiation of it is so repetitive.  Constantly the only question is how much is the load paying.  The poster of the freight knows this info.  They...

Find A Truckload Rate In Seconds

Find truckload and partial truckload rates on Trulos.com us the Load Board with Rates. Here is how to find truckload Rates in seconds : Go to the Free Load Board with Rates – Click Here Click on the state click on the equipment you would like to see View the shipments as see realtime rates. Thanks it.  It literally takes 30 seconds to find great freight rates. One example of use the load board with rates is:  Recently a freight broker was posting a truckload from Hot Springs AR to Irving TX.  They thought that 600 was a good rate for this freight lane.  Then they went to the free load board with rates . Found similar freight paying 900.  He went back and changed his price to 950.00 The free load board with rates is basically an auction for space available.  No log in and no need to pay anything.  The Free Load Board with Rates is helping raise the cost of...

LTL Load Board

Trulos is setting the trucking industry on fire with it’s free load board. First it was the Load Board with Rates only and now they have set it up so trucking companies can quickly and easily sort through thousands of loads to just see Partial, hotshot and LTL loads. If you have space available on your truck and some extra time you should take advantage of partial and LTL freight. Going from Chicago to Dallas with extra 12 feet. Fill it up and with a partial headed same way and you just made a few extra dollars to make that low rate out of North Texas not sting quite as much. www.trulos.com/truckload/load-board-LTL.php – check it out and find out in seconds if there are an Partial or LTL loads available on the free load board. What people like about our free load board is that we don’t make you sign in. Just go to the free load board and search away. When you find a truckload posted that you like just call the broker or shipper directly make the deal. you can see the free LTL load board at...