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"Personal Assistant Without The Commitment"


Any purchases or extra fees paid by Carteret County Errand Service on your behalf in the course of running errands or executing our services, is over and above our posted rates. For example, should you ask us to do your grocery shopping or pay for any items we pick up during your errand, you must reimburse us for those extra costs.  Receipts will always be provided on completion of errand.


There will be a $10 cancellation fee for any cancellations less than 12 hours before the scheduled service.

Returned check fee:

There will be a $15 fee for any returned checks.


Payments are due upon completion of services unless otherwise agreed upon.

Carteret Co. Errand Service accepts checks, cash or money orders.  Payments can also be made via Paypal

Hourly Rates:

$20 per hour for all errands (price may be more for more difficult tasks). Minimum 2 hours or $40.

Time charged starts when I leave my place of business in Newport, NC to run errand

In-Home or Telephone Consultations are free

Time will be rounded up to the 1/4 hour after the first hour.  Hourly rate does not include cost of purchases.  Mileage will be charged for driving errands outside the Carteret County Errand Service area.

Discounts & Packages:

A gift certificate is a great way to give the gift of time to someone you care about. We can mail the certificate directly to you or the recipient.

Refer a friend and get $5 off your next service.

Group Rates:

Group rates are available for those living in the same complexes of neighborhoods and are for driving errands (picking up prescriptions, groceries).

After-hour rates (before 9 a.m. and after 5 p.m. and weekends)
Double-time for Holidays

Mileage Fees:
Errands and services that require driving of more than 17 miles will incur the standard government mileage rate (currently $.545 per mile) above the 17 miles included in the hourly rate.

"Rush service” - for jobs that need to be done within two to four hours there is an additional charge of $10 an hour. 

Weekly home checks when you are out of town - $30 flat fee per visit