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Kate Trumbull

How a $4,000 Toyota Yaris earned over $37,000

How a $4,000 Toyota Yaris earned over $37,000

While most city cars sit unused for days on end, Tish’s 2010 Toyota Yaris earns its keep. This economical car has earned more than $37,000 since Tish started sharing it through Car Next Door in 2015.

Kate Trumbull
How this young creative's car became a simple side-hustle

How this young creative's car became a simple side-hustle

I only drive a couple of times a week, and I rent my car out when I’m not using it. The earnings pay for rego and insurance, so I can invest that money into growing my art business. My car has stopped costing me money and started making me money.

Kate Trumbull
How this Sydney entrepreneur turned his passion into an enterprise

How this Sydney entrepreneur turned his passion into an enterprise

For self-confessed car nut and experienced entrepreneur Steve, car-sharing hits the sweet spot between making money and helping to create lasting social change.

Kate Trumbull
From ‘mum’s taxi’ to money-maker: how a Melbourne family put their under-used cars to work

From ‘mum’s taxi’ to money-maker: how a Melbourne family put their under-used cars to work

Ellen earns over $8,000 a year sharing the family's van and car when they are not using them. Ellen says “I love that I don’t feel guilty seeing them just sit there not being used.”

Kate Trumbull
How car sharing helped this entrepreneurial student to quit his day job

How car sharing helped this entrepreneurial student to quit his day job

For student Zicong Wang, car-sharing is not only fuelling his entrepreneurial spirit, making him money and helping the environment, it’s providing a much-needed solution to Tasmania’s hire car shortage.

Kate Trumbull
Shared tools - delivered to your door with Car Next Door

Shared tools - delivered to your door with Car Next Door

Brunswick Tool library volunteers are keeping local people DIY'ing during the COVID-19 crisis by delivering shared tools using local Car Next Door members' shared vans. Check out what they've been making!

Kate Trumbull
The insurance implications of lending your car to your friends

The insurance implications of lending your car to your friends

What is and isn't covered by insurance when you lend your car to a friend?

Kate Trumbull
How Anita turned her car into a whole fleet of cars

How Anita turned her car into a whole fleet of cars

Renting her car out gave Anita access to a whole fleet of cars, vans and utes.

Kate Trumbull