Ever since Yahoo! Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer issued a company-wide telecommuting ban, the practice of “working from home” has come under scrutiny. What’s the reality of the commute-free, office-free life? Is it a bold frontier in tech-enabled productivity—or a green light to play Angry Birds full-time? We tracked down some full-time telecommuters and talked to them over the phone; here are their stories.
Carrie Rocha, age 37
Founder, PocketYourDollars.com, a personal finance site