Archive for the ‘Financing & Budgeting’ Category

November 16, 2013 @ 1:55 pm - posted by Liz
Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), also known as Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) is a great way to earn money while you travel on your career break or sabbatical.  Below is a short video shot in Vietnam of Liz talking about her teaching experience.     If you're interested in teaching English as a second language, one of the best courses you can take [ more...]
September 1, 2013 @ 11:40 am - posted by Liz
Planning your career break or sabbatical is really exciting, but you have to do the boring stuff as well…like finance and budget planning……. But trust me, it’s easier than it sounds. To start off with, all you have to do is work out what’s coming into the savings pot, budget for outgoings, plus where you can make savings and earn more money.  Once you know how much money you have, [ more...]
August 6, 2013 @ 10:42 am - posted by Liz
As well as thinking of ways to save money for your career break, you should start thinking about how to make money to travel. If you don’t use it, sell it!   Look around your home and see what you can sell.  Most of us have enough junk and clutter to fill a landfill site, BUT, remember one man's junk is another man's gold. What can you sell on e-bay?  What can go to the car boot [ more...]
July 30, 2013 @ 1:44 pm - posted by Liz
HOW CAN I SAVE MONEY FOR MY CAREER BREAK?   One question we get asked a lot is ‘how can I save money for my career break’.  They’re lots of ways to finance your break, here’s a few ideas on how to save money. Travelling costs money.  Staying at home to study or re-train costs money.  When it comes to money and a career break, however much you think you need, double that amount [ more...]
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