Online Part-Time Jobs
for Extra Cash
By Shen Mascariñas
“Just a 5-minute social media break,” a promise that often extends to an hour. No judgment passed. After all, the need to go online is stronger than ever—not only for millennials checking their accounts, but also for many businesses operating virtually. The remote moneymaking possibilities have grown exponentially, and many of these don’t even require quitting your 9 to 5 office job (meaning more cha-ching).
Say goodbye to the all too familiar feeling of petsa de peligro! Take advantage of the beautiful Internet world (aside from lurking on your crush); here are 8 online jobs you can do on the side.
Here’s a win-win situation that’s sure to make you sleep better: Help others land jobs with your part-time job! Through websites like ResumeEdge and WriterBay, you can write and edit resumes, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles for extra cash.
Who knew sheer honesty could yield money? There are a number of websites that will pay you for answering surveys. Some even give rewards aside from cash. Here are some you can get started with: PanelPlace, Mobrog, Pinecone Research and ACOP.
Don’t worry; your college degree need not be education. Although, experienced teachers interested to work remotely are of course very much welcome. As long as you can communicate English properly and have sufficient knowledge on the subject, you can start helping students. Sign up at Eduboard.
Get discovered at Voice123 by companies as huge as MTV, Universal and Pixar. Getting your distinct sound out there is as easy as making a voice profile in the website. There are endless needs out there, and your voice just might what someone is looking for.
Not yet totally confident to do shoots with clients watching? Here’s the perfect job for you. Sell your photos through platforms like Shutterstock and Dreamstime. Even if you’re not a professional, but you have talent and a good eye, here’s a great side income for you.
If you have the patience to string together the right words for the right message, then you’re a writer. No formal writing degree required. Use that talent for a multitude of needs posted on websites such as VIP-Writers, FreelanceWriting and Essays.
Online Thrift Seller
Gone are the days when you have to physically make a “garage sale” sign and place it in front of your house. Cleaning out your closet and making some money out it has never been easier with platforms like Carousell. Plus, you can monitor your sales with your phone or laptop anywhere.
How else can we take advantage of the Internet for cash? Sound off below!