Friday, November 2, 2018

4 Easy Ways to Make Money on the Side


Most people are looking for ways to increase their income. There are so many expenses that people have, that it can be difficult to make ends meet. If you fall into this category you might be interested in finding additional ways to earn some extra money. Here is a list of ideas that you can use to make more money on the side.

1. Sell Your Skills on Fiverr



Fiverr is a great platform that helps people and businesses find individuals who can provide a useful product or service. For instance, a company may have the need for someone to film a video, do a voiceover, design a logo, do digital marketing or translate a document for them. If you have skills like this, then you would be a great candidate. Fiverr allows you to work at your pace and take on the jobs that you want. This won’t give you a fixed income, but as you go forward and gain a clientele you can have a more reliable income.

2. Sell on Facebook Marketplace

The saying “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure” definitely rings true today. Facebook Marketplace is a great way to make money off of your gently used items rather than putting them in the trash. If you have an old dresser, sofa, or cell phone that you want to get rid of, then you should consider placing that for sale on Marketplace. It’s very easy to set up and people can message you directly for more information on your items. Also, it is a great place to buy items for your home to save a lot of money.

3. Network Marketing

This is another great way to earn income and only work part-time. Starting your own business can be extremely challenging and financially risky. By selling for another company, you have a lot of resources that you don’t get if you work on your own. You can be working how you want with the support of a larger corporation. Traditionally companies in the cosmetics field have sold using this model but today other companies are doing it, such as inCruises, a travel company, and Xyngular, a health and wellness company. This type of job requires hard work and that you’re comfortable talking to other people. If you feel like this describes you, then it can be a good option for you.

4. Walk Dogs





Yes, this is actually a job. If you love man’s best friend then this is going to be ideal for you. You can get connected with other pet owners through apps like Wag and Rover and get paid to get exercise and have a fun time with some furry, four-legged friends. If you want a fun and relaxing job that will help you unwind after your normal 9-5 workday, then this is the right job for you.

Summary

This isn’t a complete list, but it can give you some fun ideas for new jobs you can do. You can always find extra ways to make more money if you are determined, hard-working, and creative.