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Quick Money Tips: Making Extra Money

Quick Money Tips

Need some extra cash?

In today’s edition, we take a look at making extra money on the side.

There is usually a reason to want or need extra income. Times may be tough and you don't like living paycheck to paycheck.

Maybe you really want to pay off that last credit card. Or do you need to save up for your next big purchase or your emergency fund?

Regardless of the reason, we share a lot of ways you can earn extra money in our post, 52 Ways to Make Extra Money. Some may wonder, though, how much money you can actually make doing some of the less obvious jobs. That's where today's articles come in. Several of them highlight people's experiences or offer insider tips for making extra money doing jobs that are less obvious than waiting tables.

Best Quick Money Tips

Can You Really Make Money Taking Online Surveys? – Online surveys may be one way for you to make money. Here is everything you need to know about it and the top companies to check out to get you started.

Side Hustle Series: I'm a Human Guinea Pig – There is always a need for volunteers for clinical trials and medical research. Read about Emily's experience and how much money she made being a human guinea pig.

Part Time Jobs for Stay-at-Home Parents – If you're a stay-at-home parent looking to make some money, here are some good ideas. There are other reasons (than just the money) for part time work while you're home raising the kids, too.

12 Work-from-Home Plans That Actually Work – Make sure you avoid those work from home scams and find a legitimate job that will earn real cash. One of these 12 options may be just what you're looking for.

How to Convert Your Home into a Rental – If you are thinking of becoming a landlord by renting out your current home, this article has good news. Read how to use tax deductions to shelter your rental income.

More Quick Money Tips

Home Sweet Home: What is the True Cost of Having Your Own Home? – Are you in the market to buy a home? Make sure you know about all the hidden costs that are associated with home ownership. Then you can make an informed decision.

The Joneses are Probably Broke – It's easy to get caught up comparing what you have with friends, family and neighbors. Reading this article is a good reminder of how to keep it all in perspective.

Saving Money When Eating Out is a Cinch – Here you can find 4 secrets to enjoying some of your favorite menu items for a fraction of the price!

How to Improve Your Financial Situation: Starting Today! – Anyone can take these 3 easy steps to improve their financial situation. Start with just one or all three.

5 Budget Travel Tips You Haven't Heard Before – Summer is almost here and vacation time is right around the corner. Save as much money as possible on your family vacation with 5 travel tips.

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Last Edited: February 29, 2016 @ 4:48 pm
About Philip Taylor

Philip Taylor, aka "PT", is a former practicing CPA, blogger, podcaster, husband, and father of three. PT is also the founder and CEO of FinCon, the conference and community dedicated to helping other financial influencers and brands. He created this website back in 2007 to share his thoughts on money, hold himself accountable, and to meet others passionate about moving toward financial independence.

PT uses Personal Capital to keep track of his financial life. This free software allows him to review his net worth regularly, analyze his investments, and make decisions about his financial future.

PT keeps a portion of his emergency fund in Betterment, the automatic investing tool that makes investing super simple. Betterment focuses on what matters most: savings rate, time in the market, investing costs, and taxes. PT recommends this service to anyone looking to get started investing for themselves.

All the content on this blog is original and created or edited by PT.


  1. BudgetsAreSexy says:

    ptmoney Thx bud – have a great weekend over there!

  2. freemoneyminute says:

    Seems like what I am running out of these days is time.  Maybe I should look into buying some time back.  Thanks for the ideas on making money, that is something I am interested in as well.