Let’s keep it real… having just a job now days will only get you so far as meeting your monthly bills or any other expenses you may have. I said it once and I’ll say it again… “the time to create your own income is now”! It’s now coming to the point to where you need both a job and a side gig to get by to afford your next meal. I say this lightly, but just in case the struggle is real… you just might want to stick around. I will be sharing 10 side hustles you can start right away from home to supplement your income.
Need fast Cash?
Well you can start earning cash really fast by renting out your car to locals who’s licensed, insured, but don’t have a working car. You can do by visiting http://www.getaround.com set up your account and start earning $5 an HR for renting out your car to locals in your area.
The best part with Getaround.com is that its…
My only advice would be not to rent out your vehicle that you already use for every day use. If you have an extra car you barely use if at all… would be the perfect investment towards earning extra income on your terms from home.
Flipping free products for profit. It’s the same age old concept used when a person flips a house in an existing housing market for profit at an higher price than it was originally worth except your not renovating or fixing anything.
Basically what you do is e search free ads or websites like http://www.craigslist.com or http://www.facebookmarketplace.com click on the free items category to see if there’s any free items or products that someone is giving away worth getting. If so…you can flip and resell those items on your website or app for profit at a price you might think it’ll be worth to a buyer in need of that item. It makes for a nice additional income.
House sitting… it’s just like any babysitting or pet sitting service. Except there’s no children or pets involved that you have to deal with. Your only responsibility is watching and keeping the house. Some of those minor chores may include watering plants, dusting fixtures, collecting the paper or mail, taking out the trash, and managing the security system. Simple, right? In order to get started you have to create a profile account and register yourself on trusted website like http://www.trustedhousesitters.com.
Search out suitable trust worthy prospects interested in renting out your property on a short or long term basis earn a profit.
If you have or own a nice sturdy truck or utility van with a trailer, ramp, and trolly you can help your local neighboring community recycle their old appliances. You can charge and earn a profit for simply picking up and disposal of appliance. Then earn an extra profit for dropping off appliance at your local recycling Company. Most people call it scrapping or the scrap yard.
Cutting grass…the elderly population is steadily rising, so just imagine how many people are in need of a reliable person to help mow their lawn or to simply trim their hedges or pull weeds. Well at least in my neighborhood. However, cutting grass for your neighbors or simply working for the city doing these same things that you would around yours and your neighbors home will help you earn cash fast! The city is always hiring help for managing vacant or abandoned properties. With the right tools you’ll be sure to make a good profit.
Garbage can collection…believe or not some people rather pay someone a small fee just to put their garbage can on the curb on trash day, and then collect their garbage cans while they are away. Again this hustle is favorable among the aging population who now have a hard time getting around. It makes a nice quick way to earn additional weekly income.
Start earning quick cash as a freelance writer… writing letters, resumes, business proposals, memos, blog articles, grant letters, and court letters. The possibilities and pricing are endless. The best website to get started as a freelance writer, and if you enjoy writing is http://www.fiverr.com
It’s a huge market place for freelancers from different back grounds, fields, and areas of expertise. It’s free to get started all you have to do is create a profile account, you set your own pricing point with gigs ranging from $5-$10 depending on the quality of your work and reviews you get.
Sell your old clothes with http://www.poshmark.com it’s a mobile marketplace app consisting of gently used women fashion apparel of the newest and latest fashion trends. This app let’s you sell unwanted clothing items at your own price. It’s a nice way to earn cash from home on your own time.
Perform gigs on the go with Gigwalk it’s an app that allows you to perform small jobs in your local area. With pay ranging from $3-$100 depending on the type of gig you do. The type of gig can range from becoming a secret shopper to virtual assistant just to name a couple. A great way to earn cash on the go. The app is available for Android and iOS users.
Here’s how Gigwalk works…
Earn money by renting out your house or apartment with http://www.airbnb.com. It’s an online marketplace and housepotality service that allows people to rent out their homes on a lease, sub lease or short term leasing basis to those traveling or visiting a city near you to lodge for a few days. Both the host and guess get paid with split commission for every booking. A wonderful way to make additional money from a extra vacation property you own but don’t use… or if your out of town and your just looking to rent your place out for a few days.
I hope you enjoyed this list, and maybe it has given you a few new ideas of your own to start your side hustle. If you want more detailed information on any of the information I shared… I urge and encourage you to visit each website and read the content to it’s entirety before getting started.
-Working From Home With Stacey