Does Prime really pay 90% of the load to O/O?

Discussion in 'Ask An Owner Operator' started by Midnightrider909, Jan 12, 2018.

  1. Midnightrider909

    Midnightrider909 Road Train Member

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    This sounds way too good to be true.
     
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  2. loudtom

    loudtom Medium Load Member

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    I wouldn't base my decision to run their freight on percentages. Find out 90% of what number, then see if that works for you. Are you running your own authority or leasing?
     
  3. truckdriver31

    truckdriver31 Road Train Member

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    lol thats correct. 90% of what they tell you it pays. tell them you want to see the load confirmation sheet from broker or shipper on paid miles or fees etc. then get your hopes up
     
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  4. Ridgeline

    Ridgeline Road Train Member

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    90% of a low rate is ok with you?
     
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  5. LWT104

    LWT104 Light Load Member

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    Talked to an oo from prime couple months ago. He got 70%
     
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  6. Midnightrider909

    Midnightrider909 Road Train Member

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    That would be the next question should the 90% rumor prove true.
     
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  7. ZVar

    ZVar Road Train Member

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    90% is awesome sure. But as Prime is a bottom feeding mega, that 90% is still likely to never get over $1.00 / mile.
     
  8. Justrucking2

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    When I was looking for motorcycle insurance, Geico said that they could save me 15% or more. Geoco then quoted me for $150/month. I got a quote from Progressive for $50/month.
     
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