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4 Easy Ways to Make Extra Money This Year

By
Elizabeth

Millions of people all over the world work on a side hustle as a way to make extra money or compliment their existing salary. In fact, 38% of Americans say that they supplement their primary income with a side hustle or other unique way of earning passive income. Regardless of what your financial goals are, it’s easier than ever to make extra money. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of four of the easiest ways to make extra cash. Get ready to turn your personal and financial goals into a reality.


1. Become a Freelancer Online

If you don’t have the time to invest in becoming your own business owner, then become a freelancer or virtual assistant instead. Chances are that you’re passionate about something outside of your normal 9 to 5, and that’s what you need to tap into in order to earn extra money. With sites like Fiverr and Upwork becoming mainstream, it’s easier than ever to make money online while also doing something you’re passionate about. If you love what you do, then it’s not going to feel like “work” to put in a few extra hours on evenings and weekends. According to Upwork, the average hourly rate for a freelance graphic designer is anywhere from $20 to $150. Put in just a few hours a week and you’ll have earned enough money for gas and groceries!

2. Enjoy Shopping Discounts with Honey

Money-saving apps are a great way to help you reduce your expenses while you work on earning extra income. Thankfully, there’s no need to extreme coupon like in the old days. Honey is an easy to use browser extension that applies checkout discounts to hundreds of stores, including Amazon. You simply shop and Honey will find the best promo code so you don’t have waste time collecting coupons. Looking for good ways to save money for a vacation? Well, you’re in luck because Honey also has Honey Travel to make it easier to afford your trip. You can take the extra cash you’ve saved and put it towards a fall vacation. While you’re browsing for the best prices on airfare, Honey will ensure that you’re getting the best deal.

3. Create an Affiliate Marketing Website

Affiliate marketing is one of the best ways to earn a passive income in 2019. Amazon affiliate marketers have the potential to earn serious cash, as Amazon’s share of the eCommerce market his 49% last year. The best part about affiliate marketing? Aside from hosting your blog and possibly paying for a website design template, it doesn’t cost you a thing. If you already have a blog, then even better! You already have a dedicated audience who loves your content. Now, all you need to do is sign up for Amazon Associates and begin to sprinkle in links throughout your blog. Or, create a separate website, get great at SEO, and begin selling Amazon products through an online store. However you decide to promote their products, you’ll earn 1 to 10% of each product that someone purchases after clicking on your link.

4. Effortlessly Earn Money with Cheese

Interested in earning extra cheese? That’s slang for money, in case you didn’t know. There's more to hacking your personal finances than just snagging good deals online. You also need to find unique ways to earn passive income. While affiliate marketing is a great option, you can earn extra money without doing literally anything. Here at Cheese, this is what we help you do. Our one-of-a-kind debit card allows you to save money simply by spending with a debit card. Yes, you read that right! It’s a debit card not a credit card. With cash-back deals and savings tips, you don’t have to lift a finger to reap the benefits of the Cheese debit card.

5. Invest in a Bright Financial Future

Overall, these money tips and tricks work best when you combine them all together. Put in a few extra hours of work per week to earn money on the side as a freelancer or become an affiliate marketer to earn passive income. Then, ensure that you’re not spending more than you need to while you’re shopping online with Honey. With all of those savings, you’ll definitely need to sign up for Cheese to be able to store your money wisely. The best part? Cheese Debit Card can offer you a 100% free debit card with saving bonus, and cashback on every purchase you make.

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