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Is It All About the Money?

Nov 30th, 2015 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

My first response to this question would be absolutely yes. A great bottom line is always the goal, but Thanksgiving gives us an opportunity to reflect on the other important gifts and blessings we’re thankful for. The original Thanksgiving feast was centered on giving thanks […]

For Towing Gift Ideas — Visit the Tow Times Shop

Nov 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Need some towing-related Christmas gift ideas? Check out the Tow Times Shop on this site. Choose from caps, T-shirts, professional safety posters for your office and pick up a copy of Towing and the Law, a unique book based on 15 years of the popular […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Nov 26th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Happy Thanksgiving from the staff at Tow Times.


Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Tow Dogs

Bandit is a 6-year-old Border Collie owned by Steve McKee of Steve’s Welding and Towing of Flemingsburg, Ky. Bandit loves to ride in the truck and greet customers at the door. He never turns down a treat, and grandson Carter gives him plenty of tasty […]

Towing a Vehicle Hauling a Trailer

Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Tow Tip

When attempting to tow a disabled vehicle already connected to a trailer, less is more. In other words, if you can separate the two and leave the trailer in a secured place or tow it separately, the better off you may be. If you have […]

Hino Trucks Expands INSIGHT Platform with Remote Diagnostics and Case Management as Standard Features

Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: New Products

Hino Trucks has expanded its INSIGHT platform to deliver three key services to owners: INSIGHT Telematics – powered by Telogis, INSIGHT Remote Diagnostics (INSIGHT RD) and INSIGHT Case Management (INSIGHT CM) – powered by Decisiv. This entire platform will be standard fit across all 2017 […]

Limiting Liabilities

Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Jack Schrock's Blog

First, you need to speak to an attorney about separating business from personal and then protecting both. Also, if you have a partner, you each need to be insulated from the acts of the other because if your partner dies or becomes incapacitated, you could […]

I know, I know…

Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

It’s a bit scary when your teenager starts to drive. It’s all about letting the apron strings go just a little. Every time my kids would take the keys and joyfully skip out the door I would say, “Drive safe.” They would undoubtedly roll their […]

Advantage Funding and Road America Form New Partnership

Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Industry News

Advantage Funding has announced a new partnership with Road America, an independent provider of roadside assistance services throughout the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. “Road America and Advantage Funding are partnering to bring easy, low-cost financing and leasing terms to Road […]

Hall of Fame Nominations Now Being Accepted

Nov 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Spotlight

Nomination forms are now being accepted for the Hall of Fame Class of 2016. The deadline for submitting nomination forms is December 31, 2015. Angela Roper, executive director of the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum, makes the following suggestions for nominating a […]