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Top Stories of 2018
Here we are again. It’s December and we’re busy preparing for 2019. 2018 was a busy year in the trucking industry. We saw the ELD requirement and enforcement period come into effect. Freight rates and fuel prices fluctuated. Natural disasters…
December 10, 2018
Social media for the trucking company
Social media can be so many things. Social media is where you can be entertained with funny memes or cat videos, how you stay connected to family and friends, or where you get your news. You can love or hate…
December 5, 2018
Best Companies to work for in Fort Worth
Apex is Named One of the Best Companies to Work for in Fort Worth Apex Capital is part of the Fort Worth fabric. It is in this great city that Apex first opened its doors 23 years ago. It’s where…
November 30, 2018
Gift Giving Guide
A Gift Giving Guide for Truckers It happens every year. You blink and all of a sudden, the holiday season is upon us. Next thing you know, you’re scrambling to find gifts for the ones you love. Not just any…
November 5, 2018
Trucking Songs
Trucking Songs Bring Smiles and Positive Attitudes Music keeps us moving. It gives us wheels – emotionally, psychologically, and physically. A team of scientists conducting research at the University of Missouri confirmed that music can boost your mood. When you…
October 30, 2018
Common Carrier
The FMCSA Removes Registration Distinction Between Common and Contract Carrier Recently, common carrier authority and contract carrier authority were two separate types of operating authorities. Each authority costs you $300. That means if you wanted both you had to cough…
October 22, 2018
Build a Freight Bill
Most trucking company owners start out with one truck and a dream. They’ve spent their years in the trucking industry driving a truck and are over-the-road hauling experts. However, operating your own business is a completely different challenge and requires…
October 3, 2018
Budgeting Success Practice
10 Budgeting Best Practices of Successful Trucking Businesses Owning a trucking business can be challenging. So much so in fact, that only 15% of newly formed trucking companies make it to their second year of operation, according to Avondale Partners….
September 24, 2018
Apex Calendar Contest
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is Sept. 9-15, 2018, but here at Apex we appreciate our trucking clients by featuring them in a calendar. That’s right, the Apex Capital Client Calendar is where we frame 13 chrome and steel beauties…
September 7, 2018
Fuel card for starting a trucking company
We’re currently smack dab in the middle of a strong economy. Most trucking industry economic experts are reporting high spot market freight rates, ideal load-to-truck ratios, and a record-breaking truck driver demand. If you’re considering starting your own trucking company…
September 3, 2018

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