1. Contribute to Your Local Economy: Small Business Saturday

    Millions of Americans wake up the day after Thanksgiving with full bellies and one thing on their mind, SHOPPING.  They get up early (sometimes before dawn) to go and scavenge for deals all over their area to stock up on gifts. However while everyone has heard of Black Friday, have you heard of Small Business Saturday? Let’s take a look at the history of this yearly event and its positive impac…Read More

  2. It’s Hispanic Heritage Month!

    Hispanic Heritage Month is a month to celebrate the contributions made by those in the Hispanic community and honor their histories and cultures. These individuals represent over 17% of the U.S. population and have quickly become the largest minority in the United States. This special month occurs each year from September 15th-October 15th, and we want to highlight one of the fastest growing membe…Read More

  3. Smart Winter Driving Strategies for Semi Drivers

    With the changing of the seasons comes changing road conditions. Winter is settling in across the country, and while many commuter drivers might find clever ways to avoid driving in bad conditions, the nation’s long-haul truck drivers are still out on the roads clocking the miles. Driving in winter in any sized vehicle is challenging, and these challenges are only elevated when you get behind th…Read More

  4. FCS Recognized by Women in Trucking

    We're so excited to announce that we are one of the recipients of the Women in Trucking Association’s “Top Companies for Women to Work for in Transportation”! According to Women in Trucking over 150 nominations were received and over 10,000 votes casted to the companies recognized on this list.  The official 2019 list is comprised of a diverse range of companies conducting business in the t…Read More

  5. Financial Carrier Services on 2019 Inc. 5000 List!

    We’re excited to announce we’ve made Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S! Thanks to the team at Financial Carrier Services and all of our carriers for all the years of hard work! We are incredibly excited and honored to be on the Inc.5000 list. Make sure to check out the links below, your favorite #1 Factoring Company on Inc.5000 2019 list! h…Read More

  6. 7 Ways to Reduce Trucking Company Operating Costs

    When it comes to running a small or medium-sized trucking company, there are plenty of challenges to contend with. But perhaps the most pressing challenge is fleet expenses. From fleet tires to driver salaries and everything in between, these expenses can quickly add up. It’s important then to find clever ways to reduce your operating costs without skipping out on the most important costs like m…Read More

  7. NTDAW Giveaway Winners Announcement

    Congrats to our National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Giveaway winners: QB (truckingwiththeright1) on Instagram AND Racheal Needham on Facebook Each winner won a $100 VISA gift card! Thank you again to everyone who participated and engaged with our #NTDAW giveaway posts. We showed how much we appreciate the trucking community. Thank you truckers! Don't forget to be on the look out on our social …Read More

  8. Giveaway Alert! FCS Salutes Truckers

    *CLOSED* We are excited about National Truck Driver Appreciation Week next week! We here at Financial Carrier Services value every trucker and the service they do for our economy. Therefore, in honor of #NTDAW we’re celebrating those truckers with a special giveaway beginning Monday, September 9th. Two, random winners will be selected and each will win a $100 VISA gift card! We are always thankf…Read More

  9. Podcasts for the Road

    We’re rounding out our Top-Series blog posts this summer with some picks from the podcast world. Podcasts are similar to radio talk shows that are immediately available from your smartphone.  They offer a huge variety of topics, with a podcast out there for anyone. Ranging from some great trucking-related shows to health and fitness, check out our list of podcasts that can keep you company on t…Read More

  10. The U.S. Army: America’s First Long-Haul Truckers?

    At the start of the 20th century, the roads across the United States were hardly useful. Dirt paths, broken or destroyed bridges, and roads that lead to nowhere abounded, so you can imagine the difficulties that Americans faced while trying to travel. But as the country became ever more motorized, groups across the country became eager to display the utility of trucks and their ability to withst…Read More