Best Work-at-Home Books to Get Started

Best Work-At-Home Books to Get StartedRecently, many of my friends who are stay-at-home mums started looking for work-at-home jobs. Most of them don’t have a clue how to go about it, what to look for and where to search.

Deciding to work from home is quite a big decision because it’s not the conventional way to work. To top it, if you are having a tough time just getting started, it’s pretty frustrating.

It was the same story for me eight years ago; I was totally lost.

But now with so many courses, books and other resources around the web, you have loads of information to dig in and know everything about working from home.

With so many questions from my friends and readers about different ways of working from home or the whole process of getting started, I decided to write a list of books/eBooks which can help you get started.

Dig into this post to find what interests you and gain all the knowledge about being a remote worker. I have categorised the books into different niches.

If you are just starting out, and wanting to know what your options and possibilities are, these books can give you some direction. (more…)

10 Work From Home Jobs paying Upto $20 an Hour

10 Work From Home Jobs Paying up to $20 an HourToday, I have yet another list post for all of you which has work-at-home companies offering up to $20 an hour. With my last post about the online jobs paying up to $15, I had a tremendous response from my readers and some of them suggested that I write another post making a list of jobs paying more than that.

With that inspiration, I made a small list of online jobs which pay around $20 an hour.

Though this is not a big list, these are the companies which have work-at-home jobs with pay relatively higher than the companies I have listed earlier.

Please remember to check if the companies are hiring now.

 

GitHub

This company recruits remote workers frequently mostly for positions like developers, technical support. The annual salary is around 60k. I have seen some recent openings with this company.

 

Related:

How to Make $1000 A Month Online Without A Job

 

TranscribeMe

You can find transcription roles with this company paying $20 per audio hour. After you apply for the position, there will be a short transcription test, which you need to pass to get the job. Remember, there is usually a waiting time for getting the invite to test. (more…)

How to Start a Blog to Make Money – A Step-by-Step Guide to Starting a Blog

How To Start A Money-Making Blog for BeginnersToday, I am going to show you how to start a successful blog to make money online. This is going to be a comprehensive guide to start your blogging journey.

This side hustle is earning a full-time income for me and it’s only 7 months since I started!!

I am not a techie or a professional writer, just a work-at-home mum of two kids. I have learned and implemented things through my blogging journey, but the first step that I am very happy that I took was – Starting a Blog.

On my blog, I have always talked about money-making side hustles. This one has proved to be a great income earner for me.

Today, I will show you all how to start a blog to make money even if you are a beginner or a non-techie.

AND, THE BEST PART?

To make it easy for you to start your blogging journey with least investment, you can sign up for a cheap price of $2.95 (remember this price is only through my link for a limited period of time).

Now that’s almost equal to nothing, right?!!

So, don’t delay and get this sweet deal and start your brand new blog. You also get a FREE domain name when you sign up for 12 month plan.

Blogging is a great work-at-home option, and it is suitable for anyone who has no expertise at all. It has a potential of becoming the primary income earner for you.

It can give you the independence of pursuing your passions and still make money passively. (more…)

How I Made $4,051.07 in One Month of Blogging

Month 7 Blog Update - How I Made $4,051.07 in One Month of BloggingToday, I am sharing my month update and income report with all of you, and it has been nothing less than a roller coaster ride last month.

I had many ups and downs, and in spite of those, I made a big progress in some areas of my blog. I am very excited to share all those things with all of you.

It is my 7th month of blogging, and I have learned so much in these seven months. Be it how to diversify my income or getting traffic or increasing my followers or trying to find out what exactly my readers want.

It is very helpful for me and may be for you to see what worked and what didn’t with my blog. This can help you to work on the things which might give better results in your blogging journey.

The two reasons I share my blog update and income report, first to be accountable and then to show you no matter how young your blog is, you can make money from it.

Now, let’s get into the details of my last month: (more…)

BookScouter Review – Make Extra Cash Selling Old Books with this Awesome App

Make Extra Money Online SellingI am a big bookworm. When I am not working or have some free time, I love reading. I know, these days nobody uses a physical book, but I love the feeling of holding a physical book.

Though I occasionally use the Kindle, most of the time my reading is with a good old paperback book.

My study room is totally filled with my books, some which I don’t read anymore. No matter how much I love re-reading my favourite books, they add up to the clutter.

If you love reading books, then you have cabinets filled with books. And, some of you might not read them again, or you might want to sell them. The biggest plus is, this can be a great way to make some extra cash.

When you think of selling the books, it can be quite confusing finding out how much it costs and finding the buyers etc.

It need not be complicated.

Now, comes the interesting part. It is very easy to sell your used books online now and you can make easy extra money with selling old books online.

BookScouter. (more…)

12 Legitimate Part-Time Online Jobs

12 Legitimate Part-Time Work-At-Home JobsSometimes you want a part-time online job or a side hustle which will just take few hours and still give you good money. Part-time positions are convenient when you want to have a supplement income along with your day job or when you are a stay-at-home parent with kids want an extra income or just to have a stronger financial system.

There are many online jobs which are part-time, and you can do them as per your schedule.

Part-time online job can be great for many reasons; they can potentially become your primary income, they can supplement your income, they can give you a chance to do what you love and can give more financial independence to do things that you always wanted to.

 

Here are some flexible part-time jobs:

 

Appen

Appen is one of the five crowdsourcing companies which has many independent contractor positions in fields like translation, data annotation, web research and social media research. (more…)

How to Make Money with Thrift Store Flipping

How to Make Over $130,000 A Year With Flea Market FlippingToday, I have a very unique interview with Melissa Tonini of fleamarketflipper.com about making money by flipping thrift store items. Melissa started this as a side hustle and now she does this full-time.

She and her husband have made over $130,000 last year flipping items from thrift stores.

She has a superb course on how to start your own flipping business where she talks about how to find items, how to sell on Facebook,eBay etc. The course has tons of info on every aspect of flipping.

I never knew there is so much potential in flipping flea market items. This can be a great side hustle or even your main business.

Check out her interview to find out more about this side hustle.

 

Please tell me about your background and how you started in flipping business for extra income.

I learned about flipping flea market items from my husband. He has been doing it since he was 16! He started by buying Nordic Tracks for $10-$15 here in Florida and selling them on eBay to someone up north (where they exercise more) for around $200. (more…)

Secret to Making Money with Survey Panels

Secret to Making Money with SurveysAll of you know that I talk a lot about extra money making side gigs. And one of them is survey panels. I got many email messages from my readers asking me about extra money making options as they are either too busy to giveĀ  commitment to a full-time work at home job or they just need some side income.

That’s when I started researching about surveys.

I know many of you have lots of doubts regarding survey panels but believe me, though there are many scams, there are some which are surely worth your time, and they pay you well. The point is to find the ones which are REALLY worth your time.

I had a great experience with some survey panels, and they are surely a good way to make some extra cash. I hear so many stories of people who are making good side income with surveys.

But before we get into the list of the panels, let’s get into some key questions that might be in your mind about survey panels.

 

Are these worth your time? (more…)

9 Key Skills You Need to Work From Home

9 Key Skills You Need to Work From HomeMost of us dream of working from home to escape the commute and to work around family. Working from home as a remote worker or as an entrepreneur or having a side hustle, all of them simply mean you have the independence to do many other things that you love.

According to this study, 3.7 million employees work from home at least half the time. This shows a growing trend of home workers.

Working from home is a favourite for many people, but for some, it can be very daunting. It is not for everyone. There are some things which you need to excel in order to work from home successfully.

The way I see it, these skills are useful for anyone who wants to go ahead in their career, job or business. But these are vitally essential for someone who is looking at working from home.

 

Self driven

I have been working from home for nine years now, and it would not be a great journey if I were not self-driven. When you work from home, there are many things to consider like family distractions, emergencies, day-to-day routines etc. It is very easy for you to get away from your work completely. (more…)

How I Earned $5,126.59 in 6th Month of Blogging

How I Earned $5,126.59 in 6th Month of BloggingAgain it is the exciting time of the month where I share my blogging journey with all of you. This is something I look forward to because I like to share what went on with my blog, so I learn and implement new things and in turn, share all the things that helped me.

This month marks the completion of my six months blogging journey!!

Wow!! I remember the time when I was writing drafts every night even before launching my blog. It has been a GREAT journey for me, and it is all because of you……..my readers.

I have learnt so much from my blogger friends that I cannot imagine being here if it wasn’t for their inspiration.

I am so thankful to all of you:-)

This month was super awesome for many reasons. I had HUGE traffic numbers and reached a significant milestone regarding income. I completely owe this to some resources I have been using, which I will share further in the post.

I also reached some of the targets which I kept for myself last month. I firmly believe setting goals can make you very productive and this helped more because I work from home and it is very easy for me to get distracted. (more…)