A friend of yours calls you up early in the morning, he knows that you are in financial trouble. You would need the money and you want to get it immediately since you don’t’ have money anymore. You don’t know where to get the money to buy some food. Fortunately, his company is almost dead as no one was driving he cab for him. He is entirely need of someone who would drive those cabs in the city. He has only one old cab left and there is no one that would drive it. He told you that he is willing to share the income for fifty-fifty.
He gives you some instruction on how to make money as cab driver. Of course, you need to pick some passengers on the highway. Those passengers need to get somewhere and that is where you can come in. You need to take them to their destination and after that is where you make money. You would get paid when you take them to their destination. Of course, you do understand that when you are driving, your gas goes up till it’s gone. You need to set aside some money for the gas. Make sure that you don’t get into trouble with other vehicles. More importantly, you need to make sure to obey the traffic rules or you would be a target among cops.
In this game, the idea is to simply earn more money. You would need to do that till you can afford a better taxi and own one. It means that you can keep all the money for yourself. But that would be a long time goal. For now, you need to concentrate on your short term goal and that is to earn more money. Go out there and prove that you can make money for yourself.