3 Big Mistakes of Home Based-Job Seekers

3 Big Mistakes of Home Based-Job Seekers - www.RatRaceRebellion.com

By Chris Durst A wide range of people would love to work from home. Home-based moms, burnt-out commuters, “hip digitals,” people with disabilities, boomers looking to supplement retirement funds — the list goes on. But we see the same job-hunting mistakes cropping up often. Here are three of the most common errors that home based-job Read more »

5 Signs of a Mystery Shopping Scam

By Chris Durst There are many legitimate mystery shopping jobs, but the scams continue to victimize the unwary. Here are five signs that the offer you’re looking at is a scam: 1. It involves wiring funds. I list this first because it’s a huge red flag. No legitimate mystery shopping hirer is going to ask you to Read more »

From the Work from Home Email Bag – “Can I Make Any Money with an eBook?”

By Mike Haaren June 28, 2011 Dear Rat Race Rebellion: I’m a stay-at-home mom and have been writing in my free time. I have some great ideas for stories and books, but I don’t want to go to all the trouble to try to get an agent and jump through all the hoops. Can I Read more »

Envelope Stuffing – Are Any Legitimate?

Dear Rat Race Rebellion: My husband lost money in an envelope-stuffing scheme a few years ago, and now he says that all home-based jobs are scams. He says that I shouldn’t even look for home-based work. But you say these jobs do exist. What should I tell him? — Wanda, Walla Walla, Wash. Dear Wanda: Read more »