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truck driving

do they make good money? my dh wants to get into it

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:27 PM on Apr. 16, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • My hubby tried this about 6 years ago.. it makes decent money.. but they are gone ALOT and they cant always get home when they are supposed to (weather issues, loads not being on time, shipment probs) it is hard.. it was too hard on our son and we decided it wasnt for us.. but alot of people we know have great relationships and it doesnt have any effect on their family life. It all depends on how you feel, how your family works, and if he can handle the solitude (very lonely job) Good luck girl! Praying 4 u

    Answer by Tzutchka at 3:31 PM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • yeah its good but it depends on if he wants to go short or long haul, and it depends on how they pay him which is 27 dents a mile or by the load and how long you would be able to handle it without him for a long period of time

    Answer by semiwife at 3:31 PM on Apr. 16, 2009

  • well he just wants to stay local and work for waste managment he needs a cdl for that

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:36 PM on Apr. 16, 2009

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