10 Ways to Make Extra Cash From Home (For Real, Though)
We'd all love to spend more time doing what we love, and we'd probably also like to give our finances a boost. But is it possible to combine the two? Possibly, if you go down the side hustle route . . . something more and more of us are now doing. As of 2017, more than 44 million Americans are running at least one business project on the side. Rather than giving up the day job, these people keep the security of a regular pay check while exploring other ways to make cash. There are lots of reasons why you might want to join the gig economy, from wanting more money at the end of the month to developing your CV to preparing for a career change, to increasing your happiness levels by making time for your interests.
So, how can you turn your passion into an out-of-hours money-spinner? Think about what you enjoy doing, your hobbies, what you're good at, and where your talents lie. From fashion and shopping to watching TV and blogging, you'll be amazed at the different ways you can make money from a side hustle. As you become busier, just keep an eye on a healthy work-life balance, and if it becomes your full-time gig, you might also appreciate some tips on how to stay sane when working from home.