Earn More Money

Earning more money solves a lot of problems.

That extra money you make can help you make ends meet, start an emergency fund, pay off debt, save for retirement, and more. But where is that extra money supposed to come from?

You might consider asking for a raise at work, getting a second job, freelancing in your spare time, or starting a side hustle. With today’s gig economy, you have more options than ever to earn extra money. Choosing the right one is the challenge.

If you’re looking to earn more money, we’ve got you covered. Check out these legitimate ways to make extra income online and offline.

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How Is Driving for DoorDash? My Experiences So Far…

Driving for DoorDash can be a solid second job or side hustle. If you don't mind driving and popping in and out of different restaurants, the hours are flexible and the money is good. I've been Dashing for several months now and I'm happy to share my take and experiences if you're curious about the opportunity.

Woman with Laptop Working on Side Gig

11 Tips for Starting a Side Gig While Working a Full Time Job

Starting a side gig is an excellent way to earn extra money to put toward your financial goals. But it's not easy to choose the right side hustle, grow your income, and balance your side gig with your full-time day job. These tips will help you manage your side hustle.

Guitar used for music lessons

How Much to Charge for Music Lessons

Making money teaching music can be fun and rewarding, both financially and personally. If you have a talent for piano, guitar, drums, or any other instrument, you can earn extra money or a full-time income giving lessons. Learn how much you can charge for music lessons.

23 High Paying In Demand Freelance Skills

Freelancing is an excellent way to leverage your existing skills to work for yourself. You can freelance in your spare time as a side hustle to make more money or you can make a full time income. Find out which skills are always in demand, how to learn the skills you need, and where to find lucrative freelance opportunities.

Is 40k a year good? Doing the math to find out.

Is $40,000 a Good Salary?

If you've been looking for or been offered a job with a starting salary of $40,000 a year, you might be wondering if that's a good salary or not. That really depends on a number of factors including where you live, what your finances currently look like, and your lifestyle. Learn whether $40k is good for you and what you can do to make the most of it.

Stressed out woman asking herself is a second job worth it?

Is a Second Job Worth It?

If you're having trouble making ends meet or you're feeling a lot of financial stress, then getting a second job can help relieve the burden. The extra money might go a long way toward solving your money woes. But working two jobs is not without some drawbacks. Learn how to decide if working two jobs is worth it for you.

Woman Looking for Side Hustles with Low Startup Costs

20 Side Hustles with Low Startup Costs (Under $100)

Don't think it takes a lot of money to start a side business. It doesn't. In fact, there are plenty of side hustles you can start right now for less than $100 if you have a computer or a car. Don't let a lack of funds prevent you from starting a lucrative side hustle to earn extra money.

12 Garage Sale Hacks for a Successful Yard Sale

12 Garage Sale Hacks and Tips for a Successful Garage Sale

Having a garage sale is a good way to get rid of stuff you don't want or don't need. It's also a good way to make some extra cash. But to really make the most of your garage sale, you need a plan. Here is the playbook I've put together after having had many yard sales and garage sales over the years.

How to Find Freelance Translator Jobs

How to Become a Freelance Translator and Find Translation Jobs

If you can speak more than one language and are looking for a good side hustle that could possibly lead to a new career, take a look at freelance translation. There's plenty of work available and you can get started from home.

How to Get Paid to Read Books

How to Get Paid to Read Books: 16 Ways to Make Money Reading

Making money reading books might be the ideal side hustle for book lovers. Some of the ideas in this post make for a fun and interesting side gig. Others could lead to a thriving business complete with a full time income. If you love to read, check out these ideas to turn that passion into cash.

Get Paid to Lose Weight

Need More Weight Loss Motivation? Get Paid to Lose Weight

Sticking to a diet and exercise program is hard! When we're trying to lose weight, we need every ounce of motivation we can muster. Money is a powerful motivator and luckily there are several ways you can earn cash for losing weight.

How to Ask For and Get a Raise at Work

How to Ask For and Get a Raise at Work

Getting a raise is one of the fastest ways to improve your finances. But it's not easy. You have to be prepared. You have to have good timing. And you have to have a really difficult conversation with your boss. Learn how to ask for and get a raise.


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Hi I'm Sara! My husband Jerry and I are on a mission to earn more, spend less, get out of debt, retire early, and enjoy life. We want to help you do the same. Learn more →