Backpacking can be an incredible adventure and a great way to see the world. Yet, it does cost money, no matter how much you decrease your costs. As a result, being able to make money while backpacking is an incredibly desirable goal. If you can do so, you have the chance to extend your traveling considerably and have much more flexibility at the same time.
This category is for all the varieties of ways to make money on the side, including some non traditional ideas or breakdowns of more familiar gigs.
There's lots of app reviews, survey reviews, website reviews, writing gig reviews, and collected information on "rumors" of how to earn money online. Sometimes, an idea sounds great but you don't know until you try (or at least collect information from other people that tried!)
Don't worry. Not all of the topics discussed are all about living in the online world. There's plenty of other stuff like mowing lawns, hauling garbage, or even being a camgirl (What, you don't think they rake in cash?).
Traditional methods of making money tend to heavily rely on human interaction. While cutting yourself completely off from the world isn’t a particularly good strategy sometimes being able to make money without human interaction is a great idea. Doing so does give you the ability to control when and where you connect with people.
The idea of being able to make money without doing much work continues to be extremely popular. And honestly, doesn’t the idea just sound amazing? Certainly, doing so is much more appealing than working in a full-time position, especially given the current job market. However, the idea is fraught with peril and challenge. There are countless scams out there that try to trick people and can mean you end up losing a lot of time and money, without gaining anything at all. So, how do you navigate through these scams and figure out good ways to make money, methods that actually work? In this post, I focus on key ways that you can make money without doing much, along with what to look out for with this approach.
The world is full of unusual and unexpected ways to make money. One such option is the chance to make money with your drone. Needless to say, this is a fairly unusual way to earn some cash and it’s only relevant if you do actually have a drone or plan to get one. But, it is still a viable way to make some cash. This can also be a fun idea if you enjoy using your drone.
With a traditional job, you generally have to quit your current role to find something that pays better or is more enjoyable. But, that process is always a risk and there is a chance that you would find yourself worse off than you were in the beginning. Thankfully, there are other options for earning money.
Survey sites are often the first port of call for anybody trying to make money online. They can often seem like a fantastic idea, as you’re earning money for barely any effort. Yet, surveys are incredibly ineffective and you tend to make peanuts while putting in a considerable amount of time and energy. Thankfully, there are alternatives.
Insurance is an absolutely critical field, especially in the United States. So then, it’s no surprise that some people choose to try and make money by selling insurance online. In fact, selling insurance from home has become a surprisingly popular field.
Sales is a frustrating field and can feel like a losing battle. Plus, trying to make people buy something they don’t want is never a fun process. This problem is why many people look for ways to make money without selling anything.
Having enough money as a teenager ends up being a fairly challenging task. Sure, you have fewer expenses than adults and you normally don’t have to deal with car payments, rent or the like. But, at the same time, you don’t have the same income opportunities as adults. So, how do you make more money as a teenager?
Being able to complete odd jobs and act as a handyman is a skill set that naturally lends itself to making money. Indeed, many people do just this and have even started their own businesses as a handyman, either part-time or full-time. But, getting this type of business off the ground can be more difficult than you first expect.