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5 More Ways to Create Other Sources of Income

Updated on May 16, 2018

Most people are struggling financially with the constant rise of prices, unemployment and lack of jobs, large families, not enough income to cover their present bills and to save up for the important things in life. At times, you need multiple sources of income. Here are some legitimate great ways to make extra money and have other source of income to rely on.


If you are good at giving makeovers, applying the right type of makeup for individuals and great with styling hair or doing unique, elegant hairdos, then this can be a great way to earn some money. You can start with your friends and then let your friends tell their friends. You can offer this service for special occasions like weddings, dates, anniversaries, a business party or any other function.


This is a great way to earn some extra money. People are always moving and renting trucks and vans to move. If a family or individual is moving from an apartment to a house, or a house to a condo, you can help people pack up their items, move their furniture and take it to the designated location. You can earn money in a few hours this way. Advertise your availability and let your friends and relatives know.


Having a cleaning business is more than just cleaning residential homes and businesses. You can provide your services to clean out homes after homeowners have completely moved out all their belongings. There is quite amount of dusting, vacuuming, cleaning bathrooms, kitchen cabinets and a lot . You can also extend your services to tenants to help with cleaning up townhomes and apartments after they have moved out.


If you love to cook and you usually get lots of great compliments about your cooking, why don’t you consider starting catering for parties and other small events, in church or if your relatives, friends, friends of friends are planning an event and need to cater, step up and cater for that event earn some money for yourself. This will be great experience until you can tackle bigger events.


If you sing, play the piano, guitar, violin, saxophone, cello or any other instrument, you can use this talent to perform at weddings, parties and special occasions. It is a great way to earn some money and you will doing something you love.


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    • Janellegems profile imageAUTHOR


      8 years ago

      Thank you so much for your comment.

    • beingwell profile image


      8 years ago from Bangkok

      Voted up and shared! I suppose a cleaning service would be a great business. I don't mind having my hands dirty as long as the money comes in. hihihi...

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      Sarah Carlsley 

      8 years ago from Minnesota

      Good ideas here! I'd be horrible at the catering, but maybe good on beauty services!


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