Everyone is always looking for a way to make a little extra money, and as a Mom I am the same way. I want to be home with my kids, but I also want them to enjoy extracurricular activities, have a college fund, and take family vacations. Finding legit ways to earn a buck or two on the side while they sleep is always a good thing in my book. Here are over 30 ways you can earn money, without working set hours, being on the phone all day, or bugging people to buy a product!
*Promote a Product. Sign up to be an affiliate for a company/product you love or join a company to be a promoter. Both ways earn you commission for using a product you love. Check out our DIRECTORY for some great options.
*Babysit for kids or pets in your community.
*Fiverr.com This is a site that allows you to sell services from thins like holding a sign, making an online flyer, writing a blog post and much more.
*Phone Apps (iPhone or Android): More and more apps are popping up that will pay you for simple tasks such as taking a picture of a restaurant menu, of yourself drinking Starbucks, and more!
*Amazon MTurk: Complete tasks and get paid for them. Hosted by Amazon
*Clickworker: similar to MTurk in that you complete tasks and get paid for them. Tasks vary from data entry, surveys, image captioning and more.
*Humanatic: You listen to calls and place them by their importance for the company.
*Tutor: Be an online tutor during your spare time with one of these sites
*Zaarly.com This site will connect you with people looking for random services such as house sitting, pet watching, music lessons and more.
*Virtual Assistant: Help someone online by being a virtual assistant! Here are a few sites to find jobs at:
*Field Agent: Allows you to make money by completing short tasks
*GigWalk: Mobile workforce that allows individuals to use their smart phone to perform and get paid for tasks
*Writing Jobs: You have many options when it comes to finding a writing job. Some pay $15 an article, others pay less or more. Check out these sites to find one that is a good fit for your sills and experience:
*Run errands: Often times you can find people in your community who have trouble getting around or need someone to drive them places. This is a great way to earn some extra money. Ask around at churches, retirement communities, doctors offices etc. Also make a flyer and hang it in popular spots such as grocery stores.
*Viggle: With this app you can get paid when you check in for watching TV shows, commercials, or ads!
*Survey’s: Survey sites are another great way to make a few bucks. Some you can do from your cell phone, others you need a computer. Sign up for multiple sites to make the most money during a month’s time:
*Crafts: You can make a good income by selling crafts such as home made cards, front door wreaths, picture frames and more. You can set up an etsy account to sell your products and advertise them.