How To Get a Fuel Card for Your Trucking Business - OTR Solutions

How To Get a Fuel Card for Your Trucking Business

Fuel cards are essential for managing fuel costs in trucking. In this article, we’ll discuss the benefits of using a fuel card, especially the OTR Fuel Card, which offers significant savings and simplifies expense management. We’ll explore how fuel cards can help truckers save money and manage their finances more effectively.


What is a Fuel Card?

A fuel card is a payment card for truckers specifically designed for the purchase of fuel. Unlike regular credit cards, fuel cards often provide discounts on fuel purchases and detailed reporting for easy administration. These cards help businesses manage fuel expenses more effectively, offering convenience and control over fuel spending, and significant savings compared to standard payment methods. This makes them particularly valuable for transportation and logistics companies looking to optimize their operational costs.


Benefits of the OTR Fuel Card

The OTR Fuel Card provides truckers with many industry-leading advantages:


Average Savings

Save an average of $0.51 per gallon, significantly reducing fuel expenses.


Peak Savings

Save as much as $1.88 per gallon at select stations.


Zero Transaction Fees

Enjoy no transaction fees at over 2,000 in-network locations.


Extensive Network

Access to a broad network of 8,000 locations nationwide ensures you’re never far from a filling station.


These benefits make the OTR Fuel Card an unmistakably useful tool for truckers, combining savings with convenience to help manage and reduce operational expenses.


How To Apply for the OTR Fuel Card

Applying for the OTR Fuel Card is straightforward and designed to get truckers on the road with more savings fast.


Simple Application

Fill out a short form with your personal and business details—no complicated paperwork involved.


No Credit Check

Enjoy the peace of mind that your credit history won’t affect your ability to receive the card.


Direct Support

Easily connect with an OTR representative who can guide you through the application process and answer any questions.


The application process is designed to be quick and hassle-free, ensuring you can start enjoying the benefits of the OTR Fuel Card as soon as possible.


Maximizing Savings with the OTR Fuel Card

Leveraging the OTR Fuel Card fully can significantly reduce your operational costs.


Fuel Finder

Use this tool to find the best fuel prices along your route, ensuring you always get the top discounts available.


Savings Per Mile

With the ability to save $0.07 per mile, the impact on your overall fuel expenses can be substantial, especially over long distances.


Operational Cost Reduction

These fuel savings contribute directly to lowering your total operational costs, making your trucking operations more profitable.


By utilizing the Fuel Finder and enjoying per-mile savings, truckers can see a noticeable reduction in their fuel expenditures, keeping more money in their pockets.


Integrating the OTR Fuel Card with OTR Factoring Services

Combining the OTR Fuel Card with OTR Solutions Factoring services offers even more financial benefits and seamless management.


Extended Savings

Bundle the fuel card with Non-Recourse Factoring services to maximize your savings across different operational aspects. OTR Fuel Card holders can get a discounted rate when they start factoring with us.


Multiple Funding Options

Access quick and easy funding before you stop for your next fill-up with OTR Solutions. Load your OTR Fuel Card instantly with Zelle, debit or credit card, or from your factored invoices, keeping your OTR Fuel Card loaded and your fuel tanks filled. 


Efficient Financial Management

Streamline your financial transactions and reduce your administrative burdens by factoring your invoices.


By integrating these services, truckers can enjoy a financial management system that saves them money while simplifying their finances —sounds like a win-win to us!


Customer Support and Assistance

OTR Solutions is committed to providing only the best customer support to ensure your fuel card and factoring needs are met with excellence.


Dedicated Account Manager

Each client is assigned a dedicated account manager who is familiar with their business, providing personalized service and support.


Afterhours Fuel Support Team

For any issues that arise outside of standard business hours, our after-hours fuel support team is ready to assist you 12 hours per day, ensuring you’re never left stranded. Our team is here to help from 8 a.m. – 12 a.m. EST on weekdays, and from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. EST on weekends. 


Comprehensive Customer Service

From onboarding to daily operations, our customer service team is equipped to handle inquiries and resolve any issues promptly, ensuring your business runs smoothly.


This support system demonstrates OTR Solutions’ dedication to delivering an amazing customer experience; we make sure that our clients have access to our expert assistance whenever they need it.


OTR Fuel Card FAQs

Here are the answers to some of the frequently asked questions about the OTR Fuel Card:


Can I sign up for the OTR Fuel Card if I already have another fuel card? 

Yes, you can still benefit from the OTR Fuel Card’s competitive rates and extensive network, even if you currently use another fuel card. Even if you already have a fuel card, ours is better.


Does signing up for the OTR Fuel Card require a credit check? 

No, obtaining the OTR Fuel Card does not involve a credit check. We’ve made the process faster and more accessible for all truckers.


Why should I use the OTR Fuel Card instead of a rewards credit card? 

The OTR Fuel Card is specifically designed for truckers: it offers deeper discounts, larger savings per gallon, and tailored services that provide so much more than your typical rewards cards.


Maximize Your Fuel Savings Now

Discover the many benefits of the OTR Fuel Card, including significant fuel savings, $0 transaction fees, and access to a network of over 8,000 fuel stations nationwide. Transform how you manage your trucking expenses with our user-friendly solutions.


Ready to reduce your operational costs and enhance your efficiency? Sign up for the OTR Fuel Card today and start saving on every mile — we’re here to help fuel your success.


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