fuel cost savings
06 June
Today, fleet managers are under pressure to increase vehicle availability while reducing costs. But the fact is, costs are going up—in large part due to today’s fuel prices. Companies rely on vehicles to service customers, but increased driving can also wallop the bottom line. Fuel usage is thorny for another reason. Today's green movement has led to corporate sustainability mandates calling...
How to reduce fleet costs
08 May
Ready to take charge of your fleet costs? With the new Federal Carbon Tax in effect, now’s the ideal time to assess your overall spending—and to kick off new, money-saving strategies. In this article, we’ll discuss how to compensate for the increasing cost of fuel by implementing proven strategies to reduce total fleet costs. Take action sooner rather than later. Once you see how much you're...
fleet interest rate
22 November
Concerned about rising fleet interest rates? You’re not alone. Today, we’ll discuss what you can do to keep your costs down as much as possible, including: Understanding variable and fixed rates Buying vehicles at the right time, for less money Learning how buying and selling affect interest rates And more. So let’s get started! WHAT IS THE NEW INTEREST RATE SITUATION?...
fleet-life-cycle-cost-analysis
15 November
If you aren’t taking a close look at your fleet’s total cost of ownership (TCO), you’re likely losing money. So what can you do about it? Today, we’ll discuss how a fleet life cycle cost analysis can help you. We’ll also share why a fleet management company is an essential partner in helping you reduce your TCO. What is a Fleet Vehicle Life Cycle Cost Analysis? A life cycle cost analysis is...
11 October
Are you looking to gain better control of your fleet costs? In this blog, we’ll discuss how to save money by: reducing your administrative costs and optimizing driver purchases. So, if you’re ready to improve your fleet cost management, let’s dive in! How Much Are You Spending on Fleet Operating Costs? It’s no secret that companies are under pressure to reduce costs in an effort...
reduce fuel costs
06 September
If you’re looking to reduce fuel costs, you’re in the right place. In this blog, we’ll share five of our best strategies to save money on fuel. The best part? You can start implementing most of these tactics right away—so you don’t have to wait to see the benefits reflected in your bottom line. Let’s get started! (Also be sure to check out our ultimate guide on reducing overall fleet costs...
fleet-fuel-tracking
26 July
Tracking your fleet’s fuel spend is not as simple as adding up your credit card statements. The mountain of paperwork is one of the big challenges. Another, which may surprise you, is fraud. Whether you know it or not, the costs of fuel fraud to your company are significant. Fortunately, many vehicle fleet managers are saving money by identifying incidents, addressing the situation with...
how to reduce fleet costs.
28 March
This is an exclusive blog written by the President of Foss National Leasing, Jeff Hartley. As President of Canada’s largest privately-owned fleet management company, I have a comprehensive view of the challenges fleet operators face. Whether it’s a government fleet of 800 vehicles or a landscaping firm with 15, there are common issues all fleets share. In the end, it’s all about boosting...
407 Express Toll Route (ETR)
14 August
Ontario’s 407 Express Toll Route (ETR) is a crucial route for many fleets. This main highway is a quick east to west route that avoids many of the clogged main roads. It’s also the most efficient out of all the 400 series highways. And while the efficiency is a real time-saver for fleets, challenges can arise when it comes to dealing with 407 ETR charges. Because the highway’s billing process is...
07 February
Calculating the taxable benefit of an employee’s company car has meaningful impacts on their take home pay. Doing it incorrectly may put the employee in a position to pay more income tax than required. And who likes to pay the tax man? The goal is to provide accurate documentation to keep the tax man satisfied. Tabulating the tax-ben value is, sometimes, a painful exercise made even more complex...

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