Access Economy — Pay only for what you use

Eartho
2 min readApr 23, 2022

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A new way of charging for use of public services is being trialed in Finland, where people are charged according to how long they use them for. The country’s transport agency, Liikennevirasto, has been experimenting with the idea of charging people for the amount of time they spend using a service, rather than a flat fee. So far, the agency has tested the scheme with electric car charging points and public bicycles. The rationale behind the change is that it would encourage people to use the services more efficiently, as they would only be paying for the time they actually used them. It would also make it fairer, as those who use the services for longer would pay more. The scheme is still in the early stages, and it remains to be seen how successful it will be. However, it could be a way to help ease the financial burden on public services, which are often under-funded.

In a world where we are constantly bombarded with ads and marketing schemes, it can be refreshing to pay for only what you use. This type of thinking is what has led to the development of pay-as-you-go Eartho plan, and it is a model that can be applied to other areas of life as well. The beauty of pay-as-you-go plans is that there is no commitment. You are only charged for the services that you actually use, and you can cancel at any time. This can be a great way to save money, as you are not paying for services that you may not even need. One area where pay-as-you-go plans have been gaining popularity is in the area of cloud storage. Rather than paying a fixed monthly fee for a certain amount of storage, you can now pay for only the storage that you actually use. This can be a great way to save money, as you are not paying for storage that you may not even need. Another area where pay-as-you-go plans are becoming more popular is in the area of online subscription services. Rather than paying a flat monthly fee for a service, you can now pay for only the months that you actually use the service.

This can be a great way to save money, as you are not paying for a service that you may not even need. The pay-as-you-go model is a great way to save money, as you are only paying for what you actually use.

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