Five Ways To Make A Little Extra Income

by Guest on January 30, 2014

These are just a few of the ways which you can earn some extra income from home, there are limitless opportunities available, you just need a little clever thinking and you’ll find plenty. But if you’re stuck for ideas then why not try some of the following ideas:

Sell Your Unwanted Items
Selling your unwanted items is a quick and easy way to free up some cash that you might have just laying around your house collecting dust. Thanks to websites like eBay, Music Magpie and Back 2 Cash it’s as easy as a few clicks to get your unwanted items sold and some extra cash in your pocket.

Work from Home
There are a number of opportunities for doing a little extra work from home. With websites like elance and you can find various jobs which you can do from home to earn some extra money.

Put your Talents to Use
If you have some particular skills then you could consider putting those to use and offering to teach people. You could do this in-person offering local lessons or even offer lessons online. With a webcam and a microphone you can set-up a ‘digital classroom’, allowing to earn some extra money by tutoring from home.

Offer a Local Service
There are lots of great opportunities to earn money by offering local services too. Plenty of people are more than happy to pay to have their lawn mowed, or their car cleaned, their dogs walked, their shopping delivered and so on. Ask your neighbours if they need any help with anything, or put up some postcards in local store windows advertising your services.

Get Some Casual Work Close to Home
One of the easiest ways to earn some extra money is to get a casual job close to your home. There’s usually a great choice of different jobs available from waiting tables at a café, to manning a till, or even a touch of part time cleaning work.

Hopefully these have given you a few ideas on how you get some extra money coming in. They are not long term solutions, but they are all great ways which can get you out of a tight spot or help you put some money aside.

About The Author: Nathan Rossiter is a regular contributor of money saving tips and debt advice. When he is not busy working with the team at he enjoys keeping up-to-date with the latest news from the world of Finance, and the occasional game of FIFA 2014!

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Sharon Hood February 2, 2014 at 7:58 pm

I’ve been taking surveys online for years to make extra money. I leave the investments to the pros. I personally use and they pay in cash unlike those rewards places.

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