Financial Web recently published an article, "How to Save Money by Bartering".
Something people generally do not think about is that they can save money with bartering. By exchanging services with a friend or relative rather than paying a stranger or a business, both you and the person you are bartering with get something you need without spending as much, if any, money.
The article is short but gets straight to the point, which is bartering is a great option but overlooked by many. You can read the full article here.