Making money is not only limited to having a white collar job that gives you a fat check at the end of the day but also includes trying to meet peoples’ needs and providing the services they desire. With this understanding, you can easily make some legitimate cash for yourself and at the same time, be a problem solver.
This article outlines some proven ways in which you can earn a comfortable living for yourself. Some of the methods include:
1. Participation in Studies
You can earn money by participating in studies been carried out around you. In order to do this, you have to find the right opportunities for participation. A good avenue for such studies participation opportunities is to sign up with focus groups in this area of interest. If you are unable to locate one within your environment, surf the internet with the keywords of what you are looking for and you might be lucky to find a very good focus group.
2. Explore your Creativity
One of the easiest ways to make money is to turn your passion into a money making venture, that way, you will be doing what you love and making money at the same time. Once you have identified your talent (s), look for an avenue to market yourself to prospective clients. You can either set up an outlet where you can be located or go out to market yourself.
3. Consumer Surveys and Researches
Are you a constant consumer of certain products? If yes, you can make money from sharing your opinion about the products you use. Due to high competition, manufacturers are always eager to upgrade their products and in order to do this, they seek their consumers’ opinions about their products. These consumers are paid for just giving their honest opinions. You can do this by taking online surveys, writing product reviews etc
4. Buying and reselling products
You can make money from buying other peoples’ products and reselling them at a higher price. This is done after you must have upgraded the product, to make it better then sell it to other people. In order to do this, you must identify things that can make the products better and effective. This includes, refinishing bad furniture’s, rebranding products etc
5. Pursue your passion
There must be something that you are passionate about, something that makes you happy. You should make efforts to achieve your passion and on the long run, it will fetch you money. This involves you taking the first step. You can either start a blog to sell yourself or start the business, no matter how small it is.
6. Engage in odd jobs
If you are not physically disabled, a good way to make money is by doing odd jobs such as bricklaying, clearing bushes, carrying loads etc
7. Smart phones jobs
If you have a smart phone like android or iPhone, you can make some money by participating in marketing routine tasks such as WeReward, GigWalk and CheckPoints. These programmes require you to take pictures at certain places or of certain products and you earn points which generate into cash for each task.
8. Sell natural products
If you reside in a rural area, you will come across certain plants and ornaments that may seem useless but most people in the city may be looking for them. You can package these things and take them to town for sale.
9. Passive money making venture
There are various passive money making ventures that can give you steady income without you needing a start up capital. Some of them include affiliate marketing, moving advertisement, space renting etc
10. Sell some of your items
You can make money by selling some of your items that you do not really need anymore. For example, you can sell off your CD’s and DVD’s, clothes that are not too old, shoes etc