5 Rules to Survive a Barter

Bartering—that’s trading services or goods instead of paying in cash—now accounts for $12 billion of the American economy. Sounds great—until you get burned. You need to know how to barter before it crashes down on you, like it did on Job Talk host David Thomas. He admits he got burned by not understanding the FIVE RULES OF BARTERING. In this show, he and Evan Forster answer the question “should you give away services” and “what’s a fair trade” by sharing the five mistakes and how to fix them. And Evan ropes in their unsuspecting cameraman, Blake, to reveal whether it’s worth it in the end to trade your hard-earned work. You’ll never believe what Blake says—and how it will affect you.

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