Me – I would maybe get an iPad. Or Add to my savings account. Or even do a small home renovation (I’m big on DIY projects around the house.)
What if you had an extra 25 hours a year? What would you do with an addition day to go with your 365?
They say time is money, and in this case it’s true. In the recent 2010 Urban Mobility Report conducted by the Texas Transportation Institute, they calculated the costliest and worst (time-wise) commutes in America. In Raleigh, commuters spend, on average, $620 a year in commuting cost. With gas prices inching up overnight and the possibility of prices going well into the $4.00 range, that extra $620 will be nice.
So what would you do for an extra $620 a year? Would you consider changing your commute? Let us know in the comments below, what will push you to think about how you get around the Triangle in a new way.
Things that make you go “Hmmmm…”