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What are the Requirements for all Brokers?

What are the Requirements for all Brokers?

All brokers must comply with all the requirements of the regulations in 49 CFR §371. These regulations require records to be kept and apply to how you conduct business. The FMCSA encourages you to familiarize yourself with these regulations; you can access them on the FMCSA Web site at www.fmcsa.dot.gov….

How to get your Freight Brokers License?

How to get your Freight Brokers License?

The rules governing applications for operating authority are stated in regulations, 49 CFR §§365 and 366. The process to obtain operating authority as a broker begins with FMCSA’s application for Motor Property Carrier and Broker Authority Form (OP-1). Becoming a freight broker requires the applicant to submit three (3) forms…

How to Become a Freight Agent?

How to Become a Freight Agent?

As a leader in the online freight broker training industry, Freight Brokers Course.com has developed a Freight Brokerage License school for students to become independent contract agents or freight brokers. You can study anywhere at any time with our cutting edge Learning Management System. Register Today and start learning Instantly! Become…

What is a Freight Broker?

What is a Freight Broker?

 Freight Brokers are used by the industry to arrange for the transportation required by the shipping company. They act as a link between the shipper and the carrier companies or individual drivers. Most who start in the freight brokerage business think that brokering is trucking. This is the #1 common…

How to Get Freight Broker Bond in NV?

How to Get Freight Broker Bond in NV?

The Nevada Freight Broker Bond is evidence of financial dependability and fluidity. It is a manifestation of access to liquid assets in complying with commitments and meeting prospective claims. It is also a guarantee that when matching accredited and dependable transport carriers to shippers’ needs, the standards of ethical freight…

NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS FOR BROKERS IN 2019

NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS FOR BROKERS IN 2019

1. Always be prospecting. Most brokers don’t prospect enough, while the best brokers prospect constantly. This year, make prospecting the first and last thing you think about when you get to the office, with these 7 ideas for better prospecting. (For even more inspiration, check out the 23 conversation topics you can use…

Fleet Management

Fleet Management

As we near the end of 2018, I spent some time reflecting on what I think is likely to occur in several key issues and areas of our industry in the coming year. Driver shortage: This will continue unabated. Some fleets are starting to put other kinds of incentives beyond signing…

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