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Sarah Blinco.

I took a 9 month sabbatical from work to travel. Here’s how I did it — and 4 reasons I recommend it to everyone.

Sarah Blinco and her husband house-sat to save money — at one point, they were house-sitting for nine dogs in Malta
Mary Kearl and husband.

My husband and I left our full-time jobs to travel the world for 6 months — and only spent $288 from our savings. Here’s how we found remo...

Mary Kearl and her husband saved up $35,000 for their six months of traveling — but emerged in the positive as a result of freelancing on the side.
About 24% of working Americans are remote at least part of the time.

The 15 best US cities if you’re looking to work from home and be your own boss in 2020

New research breaks down the best places to work from home based on factors including the cost of living and number of coworking spaces.
James R.

A semi-retiree who works part-time from home found there’s such thing as too much alone time — even for an introvert

A college professor who retired about five years ago works part-time from home — but found it's much quieter than his university office.

9 of the most challenging things about working remotely, according to people who do it

Loneliness, time management problems, and digital miscommunication are just some of the problems you may face if you work remotely.
Remote workers should be clear communicators.

11 traits you need to be an effective remote worker

Working remotely can sound like an ideal setup for many employees, but the reality is that it's not for everyone.
Remote workers work harder to prove their commitment, new research finds.

More people are working from home than ever before, but a hidden drawback can keep them from getting promoted

A study out of the University of California-Santa Barbara finds employees who are physically present in the office are seen as more committed.
The author, Olivia Young, and her boyfriend, Matt Picking, live in a converted cargo van and spend a combined $24,000 a year.

My boyfriend and I spend just $24,000 a year by living in a van — here are all the things we save money on

Two years ago, my boyfriend and I left our office jobs and started living and traveling in a converted cargo van. It's saved us thousands of dollars.
The author, Dave Johnson, recording a podcast in his Los Angeles apartment.

I took a $40,000 pay cut to work remotely from my Los Angeles apartment. Here’s how I live and what I spend money on.

Los Angeles is one of the most expensive cities in the US. Find out how I live and where my money goes, from my apartment to my weekly groceries.
The author, Dave Johnson, recording a podcast in his Los Angeles apartment.

I took a $40,000 pay cut to work remotely from my Los Angeles apartment. Here’s how I live and what I spend money on.

Los Angeles is one of the most expensive cities in the US. Find out how I live and where my money goes, from my apartment to my weekly groceries.