Frequently Asked Questions

THE BASICS

  • Keep a competitive 85% of linehaul as Owner Operator + 100% of accessorials (detention and layover)
  • Able to make more than $240,000.00 gross revenue per year – reefers average $20,000.00+ per month!
  • Reefer loads are on average $2.00 per mile – dry vans are 15-20% less
  • Use our cash price fuel card, with discounts at select truck stops
  • Fuel rebates are paid monthly! Able to get over $500.00 per month.
  • All confirmations received from our customers instantly show on your phone. YES!
  • Weekly settlements via direct deposit
  • Paid on every Thursday, including the same week when you start!
  • 100% no touch freight
  • Submit all your documents through our smartphone application for fast processing (who needs Transflo or fax machines!)
  • Paid on copies via direct deposit (originals will be required)
  • We manage all your permits and billing
  • Insurance paid weekly with no down payment!
  • All DOT clean inspections WILL be rewarded
  • No forced dispatch – You can pick where you want to go and book your own freight!
  • 6 days a week 9 hours a day full dispatch available to search and assign you loads

WHY US?

  • Family owned with constant praise for our customer and driver service so you are NEVER just a number to us!
  • We have the best tools in the industry for not only finding loads faster but also processing documents and information faster.
  • Over 2,000 customers in our database.
  • An incredibly reliable, fast, and friendly $100,000.00 custom TMS software built by US at Traveloko, with continuous support
  • Access to a unique website where we process load tracking, payments, advances, settlements, documents, and billings
  • Quick responses in texts, calls, emails, credit checks and much more.
  • Ability to use our fast smartphone application to process and upload documents to us so you do not have to spend time to go to a truck stop.
  • LIVE preview of all your confirmations, invoices, bill of ladings, settlements and any load associated documents.
  • Furthermore, you can process faxes free of charge with ease and trust compared to using a truck stop’s fax machine for $2.00 per page
  • Unique phone system that WILL record every call made with 100% credibility and the ability for call handlers to hold 25 calls per phone line!
  • Our dispatchers are paid on a commission NOT a fixed salary that way they work as diligently as you
  • We specially designed our software for filing documents in seconds.
  • 24/7 support
  • Very low dispatching fee
  • We made a system to save time and money so you get paid more!

IS IT FORCED DISPATCH?

NO-100%. You’re in charge, you decide.

WHAT WILL I PAY FOR?

  • Bobtail and physical damage insurance – bring your own or work with our agent
  • General Liability and Cargo Insurance
  • Fuel Taxes (quarterly)
  • Occupational Insurance
  • Tolls
  • Scales
  • License plates – must run your own apportioned plate (soon we will have plate program)
  • Insurance deductible – may be responsible for $2,500 deductible on insurance claims  

WEEKLY DEDUCTIONS

  • Cargo and General Liability insurance – $147.50/week
  • Occupational accident insurance – $29.31/week
  • Fuel card expenses – actual cost
  • Electronic logs – $7.50/week
  • Direct Pay – $3.00 per settlement
  • Trippak – $2.00/week

WHAT DISCOUNTS CAN I GET?

  • Traveloko Advantage Program offers big discounts on fuel and shop rates
  • Run our fuel card and save $0.28 per gallon off cash price
  • Fuel discounts available at Pilot and Flying J truck stops
  • Discounted $60 per hour rate in Calhoun, GA shop

PASSENGERS & PETS?

  • Passengers are allowed with a completed passenger release form
  • Pets are always welcome with Traveloko owner operators

DO YOU HAVE ORIENTATION?

  • Completed online and over phone so there’s no need to travel to us
  • All leasing requirements are completed prior to orientation

WHAT DOES THE MOBILE APP DO?

  • Display your loads
  • Submit load paperwork
  • See load details
  • See your settlements

REQUIREMENTS

  • Truck and trailer in good condition and a quarterly inspection required
  • Reefer or Dry Van trailer (we can lease one for you!)
  • Smartphone with good camera (5 megapixels minimum)
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years CDL driving experience.
  • NO preventable accidents in the last 5 years
  • NO major violations in the last 5 years
  • ALL DOT requirements are met