Around this time of year, I start getting a lot of emails about the Southwest credit cards and how to reach the 110,000 Rapid Rewards points you need for Companion Pass. What’s hard about those, and other credit card rewards bonuses, is reaching that spending amount so you can claim the bonus or other perk. […]
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
- 20+ Best Bank Promotions & Bonus Offers: Minimum $100 New Account Bonus
That's just a start - there are so many posts to learn from!
If you want to earn a little extra money, one of the best ways is to find an online job that can pay you by the task or hourly basis. The internet, however, is full of “opportunities” that aren’t really opportunities. Some are scams. Some are a waste of time. We sort through them to […]
Neither! They’re kaput! On April 1st, 2019, they shut down. The rest of this post discusses them when they were still active but at the moment they’re shut down. CashCrate Alternatives Now that CashCrate is gone, what are some of the best CashCrate alternatives? The ones on my list of A and A+ rated BBB […]
When I was younger, I didn’t look forward to the twenty-four hours of flying it took to get from our home in New York to our family in Taipei, Taiwan. I always loved it when I got there, especially the street food, but the flight that took us to California, then Alaska, then Japan, and […]
With today being Labor Day here in the US, I thought it was appropriate to talk about something many folks just might be working on today – their side hustle. When I was in college, I had a lot of little hustles. It was college so there was a lot of downtime. I’ve written about […]
There’s a shelf in my basement stacked with things I know I will never use but are too valuable to throw away or recycle. Or at least I think they’re too valuable too throw away or recycle. It’s things like old electronics, old cell phones, DVDs, books, and other odds and ends that are valuable […]
My sister is a high school teacher in South Boston. For many years, before having children, she would spend a month or so teaching in England with a summer program. It was part vacation, part side hustle, but 100% trip to England. It’s never bad to keep your skills sharp while getting a mini-vacation in […]
Is your teen asking you for extra cash for new clothes, shoes, or a new phone? Whether you’re a teenager looking for a job, or a parent looking for ways their teen can make money and learn essential life skills, we’ve got some great ways for teens to use their talent and skill to earn […]
Wondering if Survey Junkie is a legitimate site? I’m here to recount my experience with it showing that their straightforward point system debunks any theory that it is a scam. When I first heard about it, I had the same thoughts. There are a lot of survey companies out there and some of them aren’t […]
There is so much downtime during the day. Whether it’s waiting in line at the grocery store or waiting to pick up a friend, wouldn’t it be great to turn that waiting time into money making time? That’s why survey sites are so great. Why not get paid few bucks to answer a few questions […]