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Do you charge more for travel days? If so by how much? Thanks.

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If I’m hourly I bill from door to door

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Whoa, I’ve seriously hit OT by Wednesday traveling with clients. I charge for every hour I’m away from my family/not whacking it in my hotel room. I’ve had some of the most delicious meals I’ve ever eaten while charging $250 an hour. If you’re going to be a whore, make the money

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No, standard rate.

No. Your day rate should cover travel.

Agree. day rate for travel.

If it’s over 10 hours from door to door I charge extra.

I have a hard time with this, because usually they ask with booking from a certain date to another certain date. Adding the travel days and charging for them, puts me at a disadvantage against local talent. At least in the appearance of things. I usually jack up my day rate a little to cover myself. Is that dumb?

If you were full time - you wouldn’t get squat. So just charge your day rate!

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