Part-Time Jobs

Here you'll discover part-time jobs and gigs that fit your needs and help propel you forward financially.

We've got part time online jobs, jobs you can do from home, and part-time weekend and evening jobs.

Popular: The Best Part-Time Jobs with Benefits

Whether you're a college student, stay at home mom or dad, have no experience, or simply looking for something with benefits, you'll find it here.

How to Find Virtual Assistant Jobs You Can Do From Home

If you're a good fit for the work style, and know where to find the best jobs, being a virtual assistant has plenty of benefits, including great pay. There are now more than 4 million administrative assistants in the U.S. according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Many of those are now virtual assistants at home. The outlook is good for the profession and the barrier to entry is low. A virtual assistant typically works … [Read more...]

40 Summer Jobs for Teens and College Students [Plus What to do with the Money]

Do you (or your teen) have a job for summer yet? Getting a job is the perfect use of all that extra time in the summer. Whether you're in high school or college, you can make some extra money and still have time for family, friends, vacations, and just relaxing.  Here are some common summer job opportunities for teenagers and college students to make extra money. I loved most of my summer jobs. Each brought me a different … [Read more...]

30 of the Best Paying Freelance Jobs and How to Find One

Freelance jobs have many benefits and opportunities. Freelancing allows you to set your own rates and have more flexibility and control over your time. As you get more established, you can control who you work for and exactly what kind of work you do. That sort of freedom is not found in many W-2 jobs. Freelancers can do anything from data entry to graphic design, to being a virtual assistant. A great way to find work is to reach … [Read more...]

21 Online Job Search Sites to Find Your Next Job

Looking for a job can be exhausting and frustrating. Especially if you’re underemployed or jobless, sending out hundreds of resumes without anyone calling you back is tough. Don’t let the job search bring you down. Focus your energy on online job search sites that will help you find the right position for your skills. How Do I Find a Job in My Area Online? Looking for a job in your area requires being strategic. Do some research … [Read more...]

9 Part-Time Jobs That Pay Well [Better Pay in Less Time]

One of the problems with part-time work is that it often comes with part-time pay. Toiling twenty hours per week for minimum wage is no way to build wealth or create a balanced life. There are a number of part-time jobs out there that pay enough for you to live comfortably on 20 hours per week. In addition, many of these jobs will allow you to create your own schedule. Resource: Part-time job search engine If you're looking … [Read more...]

12 Part-Time Jobs for Teachers (After School & In the Summer)

I used to be a high school English teacher and so I've had a lot of experience thinking about part-time jobs for teachers. Although teaching provided me with the highest salary I'd ever earned to date, it was still a relatively low wage. So it came as no surprise that many of my teaching colleagues worked side gigs. They did this either throughout the year after school or just during summers. Did you know...teachers are 5x more … [Read more...]

19 Legit Work-From-Home Jobs with No Startup Fee

Back before the Internet connected us at all times, it was mostly reclusive novelists and temperamental artists who were able to truly work from home. Anyone who had the dream of being able to work in their pajamas was either stuck dreaming about it, or they fell victim to some sort of envelope-stuffing scam that cost money and never materialized with a paycheck. These days, there are a number of perfectly legitimate ways to make … [Read more...]

025: Earning, Saving, and Investing Your Way to Financial Independence with Mr ESI of ESI Money

John writes as "Mr. ESI" on ESI Money, a blog about achieving financial independence through earning, saving, and investing (ESI). He's an early 50’s retiree who achieved financial independence, shares what’s worked for him, and details how others can implement those successes in their lives. I’m excited to share Mr ESI’s story with you because it’s a little different from what you’re used to hearing. A lot of my guests end up being entrepreneurs and achieving … [Read more...]

6 Best Online Training Sites to Expand Your Skills

The internet continues to offer new and expanded opportunities for people all over the world. There are a number of platforms, often referred to as massive open online courses, that allow users to learn new things, without the typical time restraints or cost of more traditional educational options. Users can often access the course materials at any time of the day and night. Online training sites are wonderful places to learn a … [Read more...]

How to Ask for (and Get) a Raise

When I was a shy teenager, my grandmother used to tell me “they can’t shoot you for asking” to help remind me that there was no harm in advocating for myself. This advice has been helpful to remember any time I have been nervous about asking for things—especially higher pay. Grandma’s advice is something most workers would do well to remember. According to a PayScale salary survey, nearly 60 percent of workers haven’t asked for a raise in their current … [Read more...]

8 Best College Degrees for Job Security in Today’s Market

A few years back, after working for peanuts for two years at a Boys and Girls Club, I decided to go back to school to become a teacher. Teaching seemed like a great career choice: I loved working with kids and I knew that teaching would provide me with job security for the rest of my career. It turns out that I was delusional. From the outside, it seemed like teaching would be a recession-proof job that I could walk into once I had the proper certification. But … [Read more...]

10 Best Jobs for Stay-At-Home Moms and Dads

So you've decided you want to stay at home with the kids! The only question now is how you're going to keep the little tykes fed and clothed while you're enjoying your time with them. The era of a one-income family being enough to provide for Mom, Dad and kids (and save for college) is long over for many people, and most stay-at-home parents find that they need to bring home some extra money. But what jobs can a parent do from … [Read more...]