Technology is moving fast these days. It seems like just yesterday we were all amazed by the flip phone and plasma TVs. Now we have smartphones and TVs with pictures so clear that you can individual blades of grass on football fields.
Along with technology comes the creation of extremely helpful apps to help you save time and improve business management. Don’t get stuck in the stone age, learn how to make your day more efficient with some of the most top-rated trucking apps!
Top Trucking Apps
IFTA Fuel Tax Calculator App
Don’t waste hours trying to do complicated calculations just to figure out how much IFTA fuel tax you owe, when you can simply use the Fuel Tax Calculator app. All you have to do is download this free app and enter in your base jurisdiction, IFTA quarter, fuel type, distance records, and fuel purchased per jurisdiction.
Then the app will automatically calculate how much IFTA tax you owe with 100% accuracy. Plus, If you enter your email address the app will even send you a fuel tax summary that you can use to complete your IFTA return! It’s the easiest way to see how much you’ll owe for the IFTA quarter right from the comfort of your own cab.
Need to save time and improve business management? Well, the TruckLogics app will help you make your business as mobile as you are with tons of innovative business management features.
For example, it allows you to manage your dispatches from the road and even allows you to instantly make check calls, so you can avoid the hassle of calling your dispatcher. You can also use the app to track your expenses and capture photos of your receipts, send documents like BOLs, enter trip logs, chat with your drivers, and more.
As a trucker you already know that fuel is expensive, but did you know it’s your number one expense? That’s right, it’s more expensive than food and lodging. That’s why GasBuddy is here to help by providing you with instant savings.
With GasBuddy users all across the U.S. and Canada can provide live updates on fuel prices to allow you to find the cheapest prices. You can even locate nearby stations to view their prices and features.
As a driver we know the road can be a lonely place and homesickness can be an incredible hassle to face. That’s why you should take the time to download Skype. It will allow you to video call your friends and family from your smartphone or tablet. It’s a great way to stay connected because once you park, you can use it to actually see your loved ones.
You can also use Skype to video conference with dispatchers, get voicemail notifications via email, send files, and to text.
Get The Latest Apps
The world isn’t just for payphones and 2D movies anymore. We’re quickly evolving into a fast-paced, technologically advanced society. Don’t miss out on the top trucking apps to make your day to day operation easier!
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