Starting a business can be one of the most beneficial tasks you undertake to improve your financial life. Whether you’re a recent college graduate, a busy stay at home mom, or even someone who is retired, starting a side business can generate some extra cash to help you reach your financial goals. When many people […]
What would an extra $10 a week mean to you? What about an extra $50 or $100? $200?
For most people, it would mean a lot. It would mean not having to worry about whether to buy chicken or beef. It would mean not having to cost the last mile home to save a little on gas. It would mean more goes into the emergency fund so you can sleep better at night.
Saving money is great, it's fast and it's immediate, but finding ways to make more money is the next step after the last penny has been squeezed from the stones of life.
This archive contains every post on Wallet Hacks about making money and the most popular ones are:
- A curated list of nearly 300 websites to earn extra money
- How to get free money from sign up bonuses (nearly $3,000 up for grabs)
- 10 sites that pay you money for things you already do
- 21 Passive Income Ideas
That's just a start - there are so many posts to learn from!
Reduce, reuse, recycle… get paid? Yep. We recycle a lot in our home. We recycle because it’s a good thing to do but it also reduces the number of trash bags. Trash smells so the fewer the better! But did you know the stuff you’re leaving in your blue bin could be worth cash? (we […]
Have you heard of Swagbucks? If you’re here, you probably want to learn more about them. It’s consistently one of the most popular programs on our list of sites to make extra money and I wanted to do a deeper dive into them. I first learned about Swagbucks after meeting with some of their folks […]
Do you like money? What about free money? Of course you like money. And of course you like free money too. What kind of question is that. What if I told you that there are legitimate companies out there giving away free cash? So many companies want your business and will bend over backwards to […]
One of the most popular articles on Wallet Hacks is about the 7 passive income streams of millionaires – it walks you through my framework for thinking about wealth building. Active income, passive income, accumulating wealth, financial gravity – the whole lot. When Scott Trench approached me about his new book, Set for Life, I […]
The story is very familiar. You fill out some form online or answer some ad. The company, usually with very official letterhead, mails you a massive check of a few thousand bucks. You’re told to deposit the check, buy hundreds or thousands of dollars in gift cards, take photos of them and email them back, […]
Let’s face it. Growing up, working as an employee to earn a living to support your family was just what was expected of you. However, after a few years in the workforce, sitting at a desk for 40 hours a week just isn’t as exhilarating as we thought it was. “But I have no choice,” […]
Forget free toasters and t-shirts, these days banks are fighting tooth and nail for your business. Chase is one of the most aggressive with offers in the hundreds of dollars when you open a new account. The hottest offer is a total of $350 for opening two accounts – a checking and a savings account. […]
I buy everything on Amazon. We have Amazon Prime so the 2-day shipping (or taking the slower shipping bribe, one of my favorite Amazon hacks), plus the lower price, is far more appealing than driving to the store to pick up something I need. Amazon is so popular it’s many places will give you Amazon […]
How much time do you spend on the Internet every day? An hour? (yeah right!) Two? Three? Five? If you’re using search engines, surfing the web, watching videos, playing games or doing one of a dozen other activities – you could be earning a little extra money for your time. I’ve looked through a lot […]