If you are struggling to make ends meet, you might want to consider a side hustle to help. What is a side hustle? A side hustle is what your parents called a second job, however, with the advent of technology, some of those additional jobs can be done from home.
In the article“How I Ended Up With $110,000 Of Debt—And What I’m Doing To Pay It Off” by Natalie Gould Tomko, she shares a few ideas of what her side hustles are:·
· Cleaning a preschool after hours
· Babysitting, babysitting, babysitting
· Gardening/picking weeds
· Helping people pack and move
· Farm sitting, house sitting, pet sitting
· Writing blogs
· Writing articles
· Writing product descriptions for a food service supply company
· Writing apartment descriptions for an apartment finder website
· Website consulting
· SEO consulting
· Editing resumes
· Editing books, articles, blogs, etc.
· Public speaking
These are what worked for her; however, there are literally thousands of different ways to earn a little bit of money while still working fulltime. The website Penny Horder offers a listing of 45 Honest Ways to Earn Money Online.
If you are good at navigating social media or have experience in design, bookkeeping or marketing, you might set up a free account on Up Work, a virtual worksite that allows users to offer their expertise for money.
Smaller amounts of money can add up – it is a numbers game – so you might check out Fiverr. Here you will find thousands of ways people are making $5 at a time.
Side hustles thrive on the creative and enterprising mind. If you are in debt and struggling to make ends meet, finding a way to generate extra cash is one sure fire way to help.
However, if your debt situation is more complex and overwhelming than the income generated by a side hustle, you might want to seek guidance from an expert. Give us a call – we can help.
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