Need a Pay Raise? Try Telecommuting

By Sally Herigstad

Remember when the electronic office was going to mean we wouldn’t commute to work anymore? Many office workers thought they wouldn’t have to go the office once everything could be e-mailed or done online.

And yet most of us are still driving to work every day. Though gas prices have come down, more and more families are looking for ways to make shrinking paychecks stretch, and to cut other costs. While the economy has your end-of-the-year bonus on hold, you can try giving yourself a raise by skipping the commute a few days a week. Just think - you could save:

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If you think you could save time and money - and get more done - by working at home, maybe it’s time to give it a try! Many happy telecommuters are glad they did.

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