Finding ways to make money online can be a challenge, but I have 5 easy ways you can start making money online. While this won’t be ‘change your life money’ it could help you pay off debt in your free time, reach that savings goal you’re working towards, and it could add up fast!
7 Ways To Start Making Money From Home TODAY
1. Sell Kids’ + Women’s Clothing or Accessories:
We know you could just donate them, but selling them is actually simpler and won’t take much more than a few clicks to setup a ThredUp account and get your first bag. Here’s the scoop, they offer great prices on brand name and quality children’s clothing and women’s clothing and accessories including shoes and handbags.
After you sign up you get a giant ThredUp bag to fill. It’s already got a return label, so all you have to do is send them your gently used (and laundered or dry cleaned) items in the bag and they’ll evaluate it and give you a credit or cash. I’ve used them several times and have earned about $30-$40 each time with little effort. It’s a lot more than I’d earn at a local consignment shop and I don’t have to wait for payment!
2. Get Paid For Your Opinion
Did you know you can make money by sharing your opinions? I mean, you do it for free on Facebook, so why not offer them up for rewards? These easy to sign up for services offer money or reward points for your opinions. Reward points can be turned into gift cards, cash, or other rewards depending on the service.
3. Get Paid To Pet Sit
Do you love dogs? If you’re a dog lover and want to earn extra cash you can do it right from your own home. When you set up an account with Rover.com you’ll be able to dog sit at home and earn extra cash for everything from savings to paying for your dream vacation.
A friend offered a few musts for sitters: send text updates and pictures to the dog’s owners, be flexible (some dogs or their owners expect extra care), and be sure to have everyone’s phone number in your phone (including the vet and emergency contacts!).
4. Make Money Fixing Search Engine Results
You know when you use Google to find something and you find an article that doesn’t fit the results? This is where human eyes can help. The complicated algorithms used don’t always get it right. The job is called ‘search engine evaluator’ and our friends at The Penny Hoarder shared more about this position that pays $12 to $15 per hour.
5. Get CashBack
We all have to do regular shopping, and while you can stack coupons and use sales did you know you can also earn cash on purchases you already made? It’s true! Ibotta offers readers cash for items they’ve already purchased such as
6. Watch Videos, Search And More To Get Paid
Swagbucks is an online service that allows you to earn ‘Swagbucks’ for watching videos, clicking on content, shopping via their online portal, and more. You can even use it to search online to earn! I know it sounds too good to be true, but it’s not! We earn little extra in gift cards each month by using Swagbucks.
7. Become a Virtual Assistant
Do you have a knack for organizing, can write professional emails, and know how to manage a google calendar? For many moms this is part of the job description. You’re already putting those skills to great use with volunteer work and managing a home life, so why not turn it into extra cash?
If you’re able to offer you time to help someone get and stay organized, perform mundane tasks, and manage emails you would make a great virtual assistant.
Linsey from 1099Mom.com shares a list of 40 things you can offer as a virtual assistant.
What other ideas do you have to start making money today?