This app helps you find paying side gigs in your city

Megan Fenno  |  July 2, 2017

With more people taking on side jobs, Shiftgigs is helping connect people with the gigs they're looking for through an easy-to-use mobile app.

This chart shows more than 200 ways to make money online

Natalie Southwick  |  May 23, 2017

This incredibly helpful graphic from SurveySpencer lists more than 200 different resources and ways for you to make money online.

This Instagram influencer earns almost $20k a year

Jessica Suss  |  May 8, 2017

An Instagram influencer is someone who gets paid to promote brands and products online. And one woman has made it into a profitable side job.

Travel blogger made $1.5 million during round-the-world trip

Haley Otman  |  May 2, 2017

Johnny Ward left home with empty pockets. A decade later, the Irish blogger has made an unbelievable $1.5 million from writing about his travels.

This American Express Job Allows You To Work From Home Full Time (And Has Awesome Benefits!)

Augusta Statz  |  May 2, 2017

Want to work as a Collections Specialist for American Express from the comfort of your home? American Express is hiring for a full-time remote position.

This AAA Work-From-Home Job Pays Up To $23 Per Hour (Plus Full Benefits!)

Bridget Sharkey  |  April 28, 2017

AAA is looking for work-from-home travel agents to help customers book their vacations. AAA needs reliable people to join their customer service team.

Indeed Will Pay You Up To $5,000 To Refer People To Jobs

Sarah Kuta  |  April 27, 2017

Job site Indeed wants to pay you to refer those people to jobs posted on its website. And they're willing to pay you up to $5,000 for the right candidate.

Cable Company Has Work From Home Customer Service Jobs Available

Marie Rossiter  |  April 25, 2017

Tired of commuting to work everyday? Sutherland Global Services wants customer supper team members to fill work from home customer service positions.

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Hilton Is Hiring Work-From-Home Reps In 29 States

Jessica Suss  |  April 17, 2017

Hilton Hotels is hiring remote reservation sales associates in 29 states. Do you want to be one of them? More accurately, do you want to work on your couch?

Check Out This Full-Time Work-From-Home Job That Offers Health Benefits And 401(k)

Bridget Sharkey  |  April 14, 2017

Working from home is a wonderful way to earn money without having to step foot outside your front door. Here's a full-time position with benefits.

Wag! Is Looking To Hire Dog Walkers In These 29 Cities

Brittany Anas  |  April 13, 2017

Do you like puppies and sunshine? Guess what! There’s a job to suit your interests. Wag!—which is a dog-walking app—needs more humans to walk dogs, and the company has announced it’s hiring in 29 cities. Whether you’re on the market…

One Third Of San Francisco Cabbies Switch To Ridesharing Services

Lyft Is Hiring Drivers As The Service Expands To 100 More Cities

Jessica Suss  |  February 10, 2017

We already know that Uber is everywhere, but now Lyft is expanding right alongside its competitor, and they want you as a driver.

7 Ways To Make Money Off Of Your Photography Skills

Brittany Anas  |  January 24, 2017

Just because we all have a camera these days—err more like camera-equipped cell phones—doesn’t necessarily mean we’re all photographers. But if you’ve invested in some quality camera equipment or you could teach people a thing or two about how to rely…

9 Work-From-Home Jobs That Pay Surprisingly Well

Carina Wolff  |  January 24, 2017

Working from home sounds great in theory, but many jobs available are filled with a lot of work for very little pay. However, that doesn’t mean you have to be stuck doing something you hate, begging for an unattainable raise.…

This Work-From-Home Customer Service Position Pays $16 An Hour

Augusta Statz  |  January 19, 2017

Working from home can be great for someone who’s self-motivated and performs well with little supervision. If you’ve been looking for the perfect way to maintain your current lifestyle, work flexible hours and still manage to bring home some money…

Side Gig Alert: Make Extra Cash As A Vehicle Inspector

Sarah Kuta  |  January 16, 2017

If you have a smartphone and a car, you can make some extra money this month as a field inspector for OnSource, which helps insurance companies perform vehicle inspections. This totally legit side gig is easy and you can work…

Download These 5 Mobile Apps To Make Extra Money Using Your Smartphone

Natalia Lusinski  |  January 11, 2017

The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Don't Waste Your Money may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer's website.We could…

Here’s How To Get Started As A Work-From-Home Virtual Assistant

Andrew Krehbiel  |  January 5, 2017

Ever since Tim Ferris came out with “The 4-Hour Workweek” back in 2004 and changed people’s views on working (including my own), the popularity of working as a virtual assistant has grown rapidly (the rise of technology has helped, too). Entrepreneurs…

Here’s How To Make Sure A Work-From-Home Job Isn’t A Scam

Carina Wolff  |  December 23, 2016

If you’re trying to make some extra money, working from home can be a convenient and easy way to earn an income without having to change out of your jammies. But if something sounds too good to be true, it…

Here Are 5 Legitimate Mystery Shopping Companies To Work For (And How To Avoid Being Scammed)

Carina Wolff  |  December 22, 2016

Being a mystery shopper can be a great source of extra income, but like any job, you want to make sure your gig is actually legitimate. Because the industry is growing in popularity, there are plenty of jobs out there…

Here’s How One Woman Makes $800 A Month Reselling Thrift Store Clothing

Sarah Kuta  |  December 14, 2016

Kat Tretina was already a big fan of shopping at thrift stores when the thought occurred to her: Would other people pay good money for the name-brand items she found while thumbing through the racks? One day at Goodwill, she…


8 Easy Ways To Make A Little Extra Cash As A Stay-At-Home Mom

Sarah Kuta  |  December 13, 2016

There’s nothing quite as agonizing as looking at your credit card bill after the holidays. Between the holiday gifts, parties and get-togethers with friends you haven’t seen in a while, expenses can start to pile up in a big way.…