Reddit can be hit or miss in the funny department depending on your sense of humor but the one thing it never misses on – it’s a treasure trove of experiences. The other day, I stumbled upon a treasure trove of ideas in a thread titled “How would you go about making an extra $500 […]
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!
A lot of folks have asked me what it’s like to participate in a paid focus group – it’s actually kind of fun. A few years ago, I signed up with a handful of local market research companies. You provide a lot of demographic information and it usually results in a call every six months. […]
My wife and I met while we were in college together in Pittsburgh. When we started dating, a few of my friends mentioned to her that I would “gamble online a lot but that it was OK, because I was good at it.” And I was good at it… but I wasn’t good at gambling, […]
Several years ago, my sister in law had to visit a local PNC Bank to close an account before they turned the assets over to the local government. It sounds ominous but it turns out that this happens a lot. People change jobs, they move cities or states, and forget that they had $50 in […]
Not all mystery shopping companies are legitimate. Where there’s money, there’s often a scam. This post will give you a checklist of red flags to watch out for. First things first, trust your gut. If you feel uneasy about a company, if it doesn’t look right, pass. If you feel strange about it, others will […]