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7 Ways to Make Money Without Leaving Your Couch

Who doesn’t want another way to make money? Here is the scoop on some real jobs that exist that could keep you working at home.


One of the easiest (and most fun) jobs to do is renting out your home or a room in your home to travelers. Websites like VRBO and AirBnb offer easy ways to start making money with your unused space. All you have to do is sign up for an account, list the days it will be available, the price, the amenities,and attach a few pictures of your space and you’re on your way to making a few extra bucks.

Online Vendor

Have a talent in art? Have gently worn/ new clothes you need to get rid of? Well, that’s an easy way to make money. Sites like Etsy let you sell your handmade gifts, and Ebay will let you sell your old clothing. All you need to do is post and wait for someone to purchase what you are selling then ship our the product.

Virtual Assistant

Job postings are always popping up for virtual assistants for people who have crazy busy lives. From answering emails to setting up appointments, this is an easy way to stay at home and make some cash if you are an organized person.

Social Media Manager

Many companies when they are first starting or are experiencing rapid growth look to hire a social media manager. From creating content to tracking engagement, this is an important part of a company that usually develops into its own job as the core employees get too busy. These jobs go quick though, so keep an eye out!

Online Chat Staff

Many companies like to offer the 24/7 chat support options for consumers, and that could be you. All this really requires is some training and extensive product knowledge and then you can be the person that answers questions customers may have.

Powerpoint Designer

Yes. This is a real job companies hire people to design powerpoints, so if you consider yourself a microsoft guru or a visual specialist this might be the at home job for you. Most of these job openings want examples of your work so make sure you have that prepared, too.

Resume Writer

Some people are really qualified people, but really bad at conveying that, so you can offer your services in helping them write their resume to communicate just how awesome they are. Bigger contract companies also hire people for this, as part of their proposal for work they have to include the resume of each individual working on the project on the team. This is also applicable to architecture firms.

I hope this scoop on some of the best ‘at home’ jobs helps to give you some ideas on how to get started working a the place where you never have to worry about traffic and the dress code is whatever you like.

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