Earning a bit of extra money can make life so much easier. Bills can be more easily paid and holidays and luxuries can become more accessible and frequent. It is possible to increase your income in all kinds of ways and start earning more money now.
1. Sell your stuff
Not only can cleaning out your wardrobe and shelves feel invigorating you can also make money by selling things you no longer use or need. All of us have lots of stuff we have probably even forgotten about that we can swap for cash. Sites such as eBay and Craigslist make it easy to showcase what you have to sell to a multitude of potential customers. You will not only feel lighter you will end up richer.
2. Rent out your space
Does your home have an extra bedroom or space that you could rent out to earn more money? This is a super way to get regular extra income on a long-term basis. Students are especially always on the lookout for affordable places to live.
Do you excel in a certain topic? Maths, English or perhaps you speak another language. A great way to earn extra cash is to provide tutoring services to students. This is a super way to get a form of income coming your way.
4. Start a You Tube Channel
The highest-paid YouTuber is Ryan who is a 7-year-old who reviews toys on his YouTube channel. He earned a staggering $22 million in 2018. Your YouTube channel should focus on a signal niche, something that interests you or you have knowledge on so that you can build up a strong, loyal audience. There are endless ways you can use YouTube including reviewing products, teaching a skill, creating prank videos or anything else you think there would be an audience for. Once you’ve reached 1,000 subscribers you will be able to officially monetize your channel with YouTube ads to bring in regular extra cash.
5. Take online surveys
Research companies are continually recruiting new members worldwide to answer surveys and test new products.
Toluna, Branded Surveys, LifePoints, Onepoll, InboxPounds, i-Say, opinion Outpost, Prizerebel, Marketagent, Pinecone, Valued Opinions, The Opinion Panel, Populus Live, Mingel, Opinion Bureau, Survey Junkie are just a few of what is available.
For a few minutes of form filling, you can make money and receive free gifts.
6. Review websites and apps
User Testing is a platform that pays people to review websites. It takes around 20 minutes to complete each review and earns you around $10.00 paid directly to your PayPal account.
7. Affiliate marketing
If you have a good social media following or have a blog or a website, you can immediately start earning more money by promoting all kinds of products, companies, services and online offers. Sign up as a publisher on the Awin network and go through the merchant listings to find something that would suit your particular online presence, get your affiliate link and share it. If someone buys ( this can be within 90 days) using your link you will make a commission.
8. Sell your photos
If you think your photos are good other people could as well and you can make money selling them. You can upload your photos to sites such as Getty images or Adobe Stock for free. If someone who goes to a site buys them you make money.
Busy parents are always looking for someone reliable to mind their child/children for work reasons, leisure or just for some much-needed time-out. This is a super-easy way to earn more money.
10. Dog walking or sitting
This is a hugely in-demand service. Dogs always require regular walks. People that have dogs do not always have the time or the inclination to do it. They also like to go on holidays or need to go away from time to time which requires them to have someone to look after their pooches. Walking dogs is also good regular exercise for yourself and an easy source of extra income.