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Updated 1 day ago

Cold Calls - 57 Replies

If you could email me that would be great! I just started as a broker due to my past job as a dispatcher, I know have three customers in a week. I...

Beth Oliver

Updated 1 day ago

Things you must know before enrolling into Freight Broker Training. - 167 Replies

In 2013, 1.39 TRILLION dollars was spent by shippers to have their freight moved! This business is still listed as being an industry that is...


Updated 1 day ago

What are typical freight agent broker salaries? - 884 Replies

TQL, if you do NOT know what towns your loads are coming into and going out of perhaps redue the math on number of trucks

Agirl Agirl

Updated 1 day ago

USA Freight Training Institute - 1 Reply

Is it free

Freight Broker Agent Training

Updated 8 days ago

Freight Broker Schools are Scams! - 163 Replies



Updated 12 days ago

How Do i become a Freight broker without experience - 17 Replies

Small freight brokerage looking for eager, hardworking, HONEST folks that want to grow with a company. Can work from home, just need a computer, fax,...


Updated 12 days ago

Need help becoming a Freight Broker - 497 Replies

Marianne, if you are still looking to join a freight brokerage email me and we can discuss. email is I am looking for...


Updated 14 days ago

Freight Brokers WANTED throughout the United States...Work from home - 9 Replies

[QUOTE who="azayed in Frankfort, Illinois"]I am looking to get started in the freight brokerage business . I have had my own trucking company for...

Marianne Gilson

Sub agent would like to learn more

I am currently a sub agent and learning the ropes quickly. I am looking for another company to train and work with, would like a company who can give...


Updated 22 days ago

Trucking Company looking for Broker or shippers - 3 Replies

I am a freight broker, feel free to call for Refer loads and or Van loads. Be sure to ask for Andrew. Thanks Sargent...


Updated 24 days ago

Building a car hauler business - 162 Replies

Hello and Happy New Years to everyone. I already have a dually and a 3-4 car trailer and in in that process of getting insurance. Should I take the...


Help with freight brokering

So I have a lot of questions and I hope you guys can help. I am currently 19 almost 20 and my first question was is there any good internships or...


Updated 1 month ago


[QUOTE who="delubio de paula in Fort Lauderdale, Florida"]Hey my friend, I have a transportation company. Two trucks and we are thinking on getting 3...

Nancy in Savona

Updated 1 month ago

How to Become A Work-From-Home Freight Agent With NO Experience - 7 Replies

Good Grief can you spam any more?!!

Equistep Assurance

Updated 1 month ago

What's Next?? - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="rv7driver in Fullerton, California"]My registration as a broker is complete. I've got customers and I've got carriers. What is the next...

Equistep Assurance

Updated 1 month ago

I am A Trucker Wife looking to become an At Home Freight Broker Agent - 10 Replies

[QUOTE who="Equistep Assurance in Carmel, Indiana"]Be selective. Join us as part of the 4th largest capitalized carrier in the US. Call me at three...


Can I get business as a new broker?

Hello all. I've been a truck driver for a few years now, dealing with many kinds of freight. In my time, I've done a lot of "working with" shippers,...

Growth Broker

Updated 2 months ago

What is the best Software for Freight Brokers? - 88 Replies

Otis, Great response. I am going through the procurement process now and can not agree with your post enough. Do you have a template I can use...


Updated 3 months ago

anyone have exp. with turbo transportation group - 24 Replies

[QUOTE who="r d trucking in ladysmith, Wisconsin"]i was wondering if you are laura woods, the wife of scott woods, vice president of turbo...


Updated 3 months ago

Freight Broker Software - 20 Replies

Load Boards Don’t Work – The problem with load boards is that they are backward. Think of this from a wide-angle type of view. A Broker has a request...


Updated 4 months ago

Looking for two good Home Based Agents - 19 Replies

Hello, I don't live in the USA but I'm very experienced web developer and programmer - and I'd like to start working remotely for an US based agency...


Updated 4 months ago

freight agent hires - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Aok in Olathe, Kansas"]Yes, you can work from home. Most of our agents do. Our program is relatively simple. 70% commission for new...


Updated 4 months ago

FED Ex--- 1099 Contract Laborers are now Emploees In the state of California - 2 Replies

If you are an freight agent working for someone else anywhere , and you live and work in California , and are paid with a 1099 the company you work...


a quick question

I'm currently a teacher and work from 7:45 to 3:3o. My question is, is it posible to find loads after the 5 PM? I live in Texas, so I'm assuming the...

sam in Laredo, Texas

Updated 6 months ago

freight broker info/help - 1 Reply

Hello everyone, im looking for information on becoming a freight broker. I got home about 2 months ago from the Marine Corps and was medically...

Consolidated_Logistics in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 6 months ago

Freight Broker Agents FAQs - 79 Replies

First off I am 3rd generation in the transportation industry. I have been a small fleet owner and also a freight broker. Let me try and give some...

Consolidated_Logistics in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 6 months ago

Freight Agent - 6 Replies

Hi, I am new in the freight agent business. I was a driver for 8 years. I am having problems getting customers. Can anyone give me advice on how to...

me in Saint Augustine, Florida

Updated 6 months ago

Freight Brokers - 1 Reply

Good Evening, I just wanted to say to you'll that I'm a freight broker for a large global company and you have me over here shaking my head. I owned...

OffRoadRuckus in Naubinway, Michigan

Updated 6 months ago

Who quotes the price of a load? Shipper? Broker or Carrier? - 10 Replies

I'm trying to learn the business of a freight brokerage. When a freight broker is trying to land a load. Who decides on what price that load is going...

NKGeer in Shelbyville, Tennessee

Updated 7 months ago

freight broker AGENT - 26 Replies

Looking for help getting into freight broker agent field I have truck driving experience otr and ltl and dispatch as well as sales I owned a...

Todd in Swartz Creek, Michigan

Updated 7 months ago

I need to what info is needed to become an auto transport BROKER - 34 Replies

Hi, we travel across the US in a 9 car carrier. I want to work from home to become a broker now. The small company we work for uses brokers, but we...

Tim Nowicki in Buffalo, New York

Updated 7 months ago

I'm looking for a new opportunity - 12 Replies

I'm looking for a new opportunity in the business as an Agent.. I see different companies out there offering similar commission structures, but who...

Bobby s in Park Ridge, Illinois

Updated 7 months ago

Are freight agent broker job opportunities growing or declining? - 362 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most freight agent...

RideoutInt in Brampton, Ontario

Updated 8 months ago

Minimum capital needed to start a Freight Brokerage business? - 1 Reply

Unlike the USA where in order to start a freight brokerage one would have to get a USDOT number, broker authority, a surety bond which is now $75,000...

carlos in Norwalk, California

become a transportation broker

the online course to become a broker really works? and what is the best can somebody help me with this?

The Highwaymen in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 9 months ago

Logistic agent training - 5 Replies

Like so many others on this board, I am looking into the Logistic industry for an alternate career. I'm try to decide what course I should take: 1:...

The Highwaymen in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 9 months ago

Freight Brokering Network Group - 12 Replies

We have started a network for new brokers or those considering brokering. If you need info on how to find shippers, how to talk with customers, where...

The Highwaymen in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 9 months ago

What are the best freight agent broker qualifications and training to get ahead? - 181 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a freight agent broker? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

GMA in Hawthorne, New Jersey

Updated 10 months ago

Sales Agency Start-up - 14 Replies

I used to work for a Freight Brokerage, but do not want to be a freight broker. However, I enjoyed cold-calling and landing accounts. So I have...

Katie in Ottawa, Ontario

Updated 12 months ago


Please can someone help or tell me where to start I would love to start my own business as a broker my husband is a Truck Driver and we are planning...

PHF in Nashville, Tennessee

Updated 12 months ago

Is anyone selling their broker MC# - 6 Replies

Is anyone selling their broker MC#

Bergin21 in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 12 months ago

Load Training in Phoenix - 2 Replies

Has anyone here attended the Load Training School in Phoenix (or elsewhere) with David Dwinell?? If so what have your experiences been post...

ErinsonD in Boynton Beach, Florida

Updated 12 months ago

starting a car hauling business - 1 Reply

I am considering starting a car hauling business. I would like any advice anyone can give on start up and cost. I am curious the going rates, ect....

Synderella13 in Dearborn, Michigan

Freight/Logistics Agent - Hanson Limited, New York

Has anyone heard of Hanson Limited in New York? I've recenty received information from them regarding a position as a freight/logistics agent and I...

carrera1 in Washington

how to become a freight broker?

I would love to be a broker. But first I have some questions. If yall would email me at or give Me yours. And ill email...

Mark Tapper in San Francisco, California

What factoring rates have you seen from Factoring companies for Freight Brokers?

Hey, Quick question, just was wondering what rates you all have seen from factoring companies that factor invoices for freight brokers. Do you...

Shannon in Morehead, Kentucky

Starting as an agent or broker.

My father is a long haul truck driver. He keeps telling me that being a freight/load broker is the way to make money. He wants to start a little one...

rondonzc in Pflugerville, Texas

Updated 15 months ago

Any suggestions on what to pay a freight finder??? - 21 Replies

I am fixing to hire out someone to be a freight finder for me and was curious how to pay the. Per load? Percentage? Flat rate? Any...

Mark T. in San Francisco, California

Vetting Carriers

So, I was wondering what the best way to view a carriers reliability was. I can see that SAFERSYS gives you information on a carriers violations...

MzWint in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 16 months ago

Does anyone know of any companies that will you broker from home? - 5 Replies

Im looking for a company that will let you work from home. Im not sure exactly how to become an agent, or what the process will be. Does anyone know?

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