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How to Really Be Sure About Expensive Purchases Online

Kalen Bruce | December 26, 2016

It’s 11pm and you’ve been looking on eBay all night for the perfect commuter car. You’re about to give up and go to bed and then you see it; it’s the perfect car, at the perfect price. Is it too good to be true? Maybe not, but maybe. How can you know? It’s in Tucson […]

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December 12, 2016

What Spawned This New Gig Economy?

The new gig economy is taking off. Technically, independent contractors have been around for ages, but this is something different. With the rate of growth the gig economy has experienced since 2000, something is obviously happening. But what? What is the cause of this? How did it all start and why is it just now […]

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December 19, 2016

Unemployment Vs. Underemployment: A Look Into the Numbers

Unemployment is a problem. We all know that. But it’s not the only issue. It’s likely not even the main issue. There are plenty of people working full-time jobs who are failing to make ends meet. Furthermore, since The Great Recession, we’ve seen a trend in overqualified people accepting jobs purely based on availability, not […]

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March 27, 2017

Why the Gig Economy is Exploding (According to the Facts)

LinkedIn has access to more career data than most funded surveys, and they’ve used this to their advantage. LinkedIn has taken the numbers from their user profiles and compiled the data into a study. And this study is eye-opening for anyone who’s interested in the Gig Economy and the new jobs it’s creating. For starters, […]

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March 20, 2017

How to Budget Irregular Income While Working in the Gig Economy

The Gig Economy is fantastic for producing extra income, or providing your primary income. But there is one downside (if you want to call it that): the income isn’t always consistent. It comes with the territory. That’s ok though, because you can still budget and manage irregular income wisely, just like you can with a […]

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April 28, 2017

Nine alternatives to Uber

The gig economy is more than just Uber! Now repeat it. The Gig economy is more than just Uber! Good, that feels better doesn’t it. I know it does for me. Way too often, when I describe the Gig economy, I revert to using Uber as the prime example. And while it may be the […]

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January 13, 2017

The different types of “Giggity’s”

I’ve gotten some feedback of recent articles via Twitter lately.  I’m enjoying it, so keep it coming.  The most common question asked of me is what are the different types of employees of the Gig Economy. Many people seem to think it’s just people working limited hours to make a little extra income. That’s certainly […]

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December 14, 2016

Allow me to introduce myself….and the gig economy.

When I was given the privilege of being hired as a blogger for the fantastic upcoming app Veryfier, I considered jumping right in to the more in depth facets of the new gig economy. I’ve decided we’ll have plenty of time for that however, and I think a prep course is in store for my […]

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March 14, 2017

A Productive Lifestyle in the Gig Economy

One of the biggest draws of working in the gig culture is being able to engineer your own work schedule. Sure you might have deadlines or people to report to, but if you get your job done, you could be able to create a balance between work and non-work that applies specifically to you. But […]

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April 3, 2017

6 Ways to Truly Protect Yourself When You Shop Online

It’s 2017. We’re long past the stage of being afraid to shop on the internet, but we also know that we must take precautions against fraud, identity theft and other security measures. Hackers are getting smarter, and while computers are getting more secure, that doesn’t mean we can just sit back and do what we […]

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