You've got options
Deciding how you are going to finance a truck as an owner-operator is a big decision, and that’s why Schneider encourages you to explore all your options and make a decision that will best benefit your business.
If you’re not sure where to start, Schneider can help steer you in the right direction.
Truck financing options for owner-operators at Schneider:
Purchasing a used truck from Schneider Trucks
Schneider Trucks’ inventory includes hundreds of used semi-trucks of varying age, condition and price. Trucks are sold at 17 different locations across the U.S. and Canada.
Purchasing or leasing a truck from an outside vendor
Owner-operators with Schneider can purchase or lease their truck from an independent dealership. These owner-operators must go through a four-step process prior to leasing-on with Schneider:
- Fill out an application to become an owner-operator with Schneider
- Go through the qualifications checklist with a Schneider recruiter
- Be provided with the lease agreement and tractor requirements
- Attend paid on-boarding at a Schneider opening center where your truck will go through an inspection process to check the tractor's engine age and 5th wheel
SFI Trucks and Financing
Leasing a new or gently-used truck from SFI Trucks and Financing
SFI Trucks and Financing offers low-to-no money down lease options to fit almost any credit situation and leases reliable trucks with above-industry-standard warranties. SFI has locations in Green Bay, Wis., Phoenix, Ar. and Charlotte, N.C.