Working in the Gig Economy

I have been thinking about a lot of things this week. Mainly my thoughts are centered around reducing work hours but compensating the loss in pay with something more freeing. I love work that allows me to make my own schedule. A schedule that is perfectly tailored to me so I can get downtime when I need, and work hard at other times. One idea that crossed my mind was getting a job working in the gig economy. More specifically, a job with Uber Eats or Instacart. Here are my conclusions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8dPdD55U51k Hourly Read more [...]

6 Ways To Shop at Costco Without a Membership

If you can't get past seeing Costco's annual fee of $60 to $120 as cannibalizing the savings, you might want to try one of the following six tactics for shopping at the warehouse chain without a membership of your own. 1. Costco Optical This is the one option that never gets old. You do not need a membership to see the eye doctor within the optical section of Costco, nor do you need one to buy any prescription eyewear there. Of course, this is something you probably won't be doing more than Read more [...]