Freight agents regularly ask how to file their taxes, so we put together a blog post on all the resources they need to file their taxes correctly.
How much do freight brokers earn? We get this question all the time. Nate Cross tackles the ever so popular question and reviews how a broker’s income varies based on a variety of factors.
Running your own business can sound like a daunting task. But with LDI, you can launch a freight agency and start brokering freight for your loyal customers within hours.
Your book of business is your lifeline. In other words, the more robust your customer base, the stronger your business continuity. At LDI, we talk a lot about your book of business’s health, and that means evaluating all those customers.
It doesn’t take a lot to start a freight agency. An entrepreneur needs passion, brokering experience, a book of business, and access to phone and internet. So we’re here to share our best work from home tips with you.
LDI is dedicated to our agents and their success! Now we’re delivering the best information straight to your podcast app every week, whether you’re one of our agents or not.
According to the US Federal Highway Administration, 12% of truck delays are caused by severe weather. Weather related events overall cost trucking companies up to $3.5bn a year, and there doesn’t appear to be an end to weather related losses in sight.
LDI’s freight agent program is very much hands off, but we want our agents to succeed. When we see their overall margins are down, we’ll step in to help increase margins.
Damaged, lost, or stolen cargo is a frustrating but all too familiar scenario for shippers. Do you have a full understanding of how and when to purchase all-risk cargo insurance?