Riata Trucking – Using Every Tool To Succeed

Riata Trucking Using Every Tool To Succeed   Adrian Rodriguez’s reason for starting his company was simple – he wanted to be paid for his work. The company he originally leased with did not pay him consistently, so Adrian decided to cut out the middleman and go out on his own. [...]

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Passion for Trucking

Passion for Trucking When you find an industry you love, you stick with it. Sabina is a TAFS Senior Sales Account Manager who became involved in the trucking industry 17 years ago. “I don’t ever plan on leaving it,” she says. Her résumé includes dispatching, financing trucks, insuring trucking [...]

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Freight Broker or Dispatcher: What is the Difference?

Freight Broker or Dispatcher What is the Difference? When it comes to finding freight, carriers have several options. Load boards, freight brokers, and dispatchers dominate the industry. If you do not have time to search through the load boards yourself then you are probably thinking of using a freight [...]

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Strong Relationships Create Success – J & J Hernandez, INC. and TAFS

Strong Relationships Create Success J & J Hernandez, INC. and TAFS At TAFS, we are changing how people view freight factoring. We are not just a financial institution. We are people helping people in the trucking industry succeed. By offering our clients quality, personal relationships, we can make a [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|business, culture, Factoring|Comments Off on Strong Relationships Create Success – J & J Hernandez, INC. and TAFS

Hurricane Harvey isn’t a Match for Mr. Pap Logistics

Hurricane Harvey isn’t a Match for Mr. Pap Logistics The best aspect of the trucking industry is its people. We are a close-knit community. If you need help, there is always someone to give you a hand. Mr. Pap Logistics is a shining example of trucking’s nobility. Even when [...]

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10 Years of TAFS – Supporting Trucking’s Noble Purpose

10 Years of TAFS Supporting Trucking's Noble Purpose Business is a collaborative effort. It is not a faceless entity, but a group of people working towards a common goal. For the past 10 years, our goal at TAFS has been simple. We want to help trucking companies like yours [...]

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Recourse vs. Non-recourse: What is the difference?

Recourse vs. Non-Recourse: What is the difference? Factoring is when you sell your invoice to a 3rd-party factor with the intent of having the factor pay quickly for a portion of the invoice amount. Your invoice is then paid out by your client to the factoring company at a later [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Factoring|Comments Off on Recourse vs. Non-recourse: What is the difference?

Freight Factoring Cost: It’s More Than Rate Comparison

Freight Factoring Cost: It's More Than Rate Comparison Most people compare factoring companies by the factoring rates because rates seem the easiest to understand. If you factor a $1,000 invoice and the factoring rate is 1.5% then you should receive $985, right? Sounds like a pretty good deal. But this [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Factoring|Comments Off on Freight Factoring Cost: It’s More Than Rate Comparison