Bolstering Finances while Earning Minimum Wage

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares strategies to bolster your finances while earning minimum wage. In 2014, McDonald’s released a budget designed for a typical worker earning minimum wage (a money situation that many of their employees are all too familiar with). This was a laughable budget that sent the interwebs ablaze with criticism, mostly...
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5 Cars for a Luxury Ski Trip

When you are planning your next ski trip, make sure you have a ride that is safe and reliable. Blogger Eric Rosenberg has suggestions to ride in luxury. Cadillac Escalad Few cars offer the luxury and comfort of an Escalade, and with the large interior comes plenty of space to store your skis and snowboards...
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5 Automotive Trends to Look Forward to in 2015

RelayRides blogger Eric Rosenberg shares five automotive trends that we should all be looking forward to this year.  These days, it seems every time you blink there is a new gadget or service available for your car. Staying on the cutting edge of auto technology can be an expensive endeavor, but new innovations in 2015...
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5 Easy Ways to Earn More from Home

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares five ways that you can earn more money from home. The idea that you can ditch the 9-5 and earn money from your home is growing in both popularity and probability. Especially due to the recession where layoffs were rampant and getting rehired was much more difficult, people have...
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Plan the Perfect Trip with the Sharing Economy

Want a trip that’s completely do-it-yourself? Travel writer Melanie Lieberman reveals the best ways to stay, fly, drive and dine with peer-to-peer programs. Gone are the days of calling your reliable (if somewhat-bland) hotel chain of choice to book a room and boarding a crowded, underserved airplane. Now, you can explore a city in the exact...
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5 Romantic Valentine’s Day Drives

RelayRides blogger and travel writer, Melanie Lieberman, shares five of the most romantic destinations and drives for a lovely Valentine’s Day journey.  Take a cue from Cupid this Valentine’s Day and give your love a lift. Instead of staying put, pack your quiver—or trunk—full of arrows and set out for one of the country’s most...
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6 Essential Online Automotive Resources

Do you want to buy a car, fix up the one you have, or make a little cash with one in your driveway? Check out this list of our favorite online auto resources. As a car owner, sometimes you need a little help. Whether you want to know the fair price for a new car, need...
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Save Money in These 5 Areas of Your Budget

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shows you how to increase your cash flow without sacrifice. For many of us, especially with the higher-than-normal unemployment rate the country is still experiencing, getting a raise is not on the horizon. Sure, it might happen a year or two from now. But the likelihood of increasing our monthly...
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When to Justify Spending as an Investment

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman discusses when to justify spending as an investment, and when to pass on what might seem like a good opportunity. Have you ever caught yourself justifying a purchase you’re about to make by saying something like, “yeah, but it’s an investment”? Or perhaps you have comforted yourself with this phrase...
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Financing a Car with Good, Bad or Ugly Credit

Need a loan for your next car purchase but don’t know where to start? Finance expert Eric Rosenberg has an inside view to get you on the road no matter what your credit looks like. Buying a car can be an expensive endeavor. While some used cars sell for less than a thousand dollars, if you...
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