Posts Tagged ‘commuting’

For a lot of people, telecommuting is the optimal work setup. While there are many benefits of working from home, there are also cons to bear in mind. More specifically, there are ways that telecommuting can save you money, and ways that it could cost you money. Whether you’re in between jobs and you’re exploring […]

Do you have a long daily commute that is putting a lot of miles on your car? If you’re looking to cut down on transportation costs, one option to consider is carpooling. Because you won’t be driving your own car nearly as often, you won’t put as much wear and tear on your car, which […]

Quitting your job to take care of your child can be more than just a rewarding experience—it can also help you save money. Although you’ll have one less salary in your household, you have to calculate the costs of childcare. For many families, it might not be worth keeping your job after you factor in […]

Between gas costs, insurance, car payments, and other unavoidable expenses that often come with owning (or even leasing) a car, you may have contemplated giving up your car altogether. But depending on the area you live in and where you work, this may not be an easy option. Even if public transportation options are limited, […]

  Sometimes, all it takes are some small changes and simple adjustments to save some extra money. Whether you have a big goal that you want to save more towards, or you’re just looking for some ways to build your emergency fund faster, the following are some easy ways you can save more: Lower your […]

People work in order to make money, not to spend it—but there are often work-related expenses that are inevitable. Some of the following are the most common expenses that the average worker are faced with, plus some ways to cut down on those costs: Clothes You can still dress professionally without breaking the bank. Invest […]

People work in order to make money, not to spend it—but there are often work-related expenses that are inevitable. Some of the following are the most common expenses that the average worker is faced with, plus some ways to cut down on those costs: Commuting Unless you work from home or you can walk to […]

Online college courses are becoming more and more common, with some students even completing entire degrees online. Whether you’re thinking about just taking a few of your college classes online, or completing all of your courses on the Internet, weigh both the pros and cons first: Pros Convenience Perhaps one of the biggest perks of […]

These days, there are so many different options for kids when it comes to school. They can attend private school, public school, charter school, or they can even take some or all of their classes online. Another popular trend is homeschool. If you’ve thought about homeschooling your child, you may have also considered the financial […]

From car maintenance to gas costs, the expense of your daily commute can easily add up, especially if you live far from the office. Although working close to home may be one of the easiest way to slash the cost of your commute, it’s not always feasible. The following are some ways to save money […]