Make Money Renting Spare Room

Have you ever thought of making money renting spare room in your home? I have been toiling with this idea, as I used to be one of the many foreign teenage students renting a room for three to four weeks at a time when I used to come to UK to improve my English.Young foreign student

And I remember those days fondly. I have always craved to give the opportunity to a young person to immerse themselves in the multicultural British experience in the same way as I did. So, I started looking around, and found out that there are so many different opportunities to make money. You can get a lodger on a more or less long term, you can rent your spare room. But by spare rooms, I don’t mean solely renting out your spare rooms, but also a garage that you may not use, or the drive at the front of your house.
The opportunities are truly endless, all you need is a bit of imagination. Let me talk to you about but a few of them, and how to achieve them. Continue reading “Make Money Renting Spare Room”

Make money selling pictures online

The more I venture in the realms of finding out the best ways to earn money working from home, the more I find that home based business is one of the most diverse, creative and eclectic I have ever come across. Virtually no day is the same, and the more you diversify (within limit, mind you, as you don’t want to become overly multi-tasking), the more intriguing your job will become. And that is because when working from home, not only you get rid of corporate obligations and become your own boss, but also because you end nurturing your true passions. Continue reading “Make money selling pictures online”

Can you make money as Mistery Shopper?

OK, I am sure in your quest to find ways to earn extra money from home, you will all have come across the concept of Mystery Shopping. Now, you know that, when it comes to working from home, I am a great advocate of keeping your eggs in many baskets in order for a number of different home based activities to provide a wealthy income. And mystery shopping to me is one of them. The real questions that many ask are these: why should I bother to work as mystery shopper, is it worth the hassle to become mystery shopper or is it a waste of time and resources? Can I make money as mystery shopper? Well, let me tell you what I think of it.

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Can you make money drop shipping

Drop shipping, profitable but risky retail model

 

A few months ago, when starting establishing my home based business, I came across the concept of drop shipping as an alternative way to sell merchandise in the more original formats, such as from a retailing shop or a retailing website.  It took me a little while to get the gist of it, as it meant virtual business pushed to the limit as far as old fashion me was concerned.  But once I got the hang of it, my next question was: can you really make money drop shipping? Continue reading “Can you make money drop shipping”

Keep your eggs in many baskets

No, I am not referring to ways to store your weekly supply of eggs in your kitchen. What I am referring to is to make a success of working from home.  Excuse my wacky attitude, but allow me today to suggest a flexible approach to help becoming an entrepreneur right and proper. Continue reading “Keep your eggs in many baskets”

Home worker or remote worker?

There are immense benefits to working from home on a self-employed basis. But is working from home possible for everyone?  Some people may find the safety net offered by corporate working more suitable to their personality or to their financial circumstances.  So, let’s find out which one suits you best. Continue reading “Home worker or remote worker?”

Make money selling with Amazon

 

So far we have discussed ways to earn extra income from home with the Amazon associate program.  In other words, provided you have a website, you can join one of the many Amazon geo-sites, register as their affiliate (or associate, as Amazon likes to call you) and then promote any of Amazon merchandise on your website, provided it fits and goes alongside your website niche, or subject so to speak.  Amazon will give you a small percentage of their profit on the product sold (and it is very small, generally no more than 6-7%) whilst the customer will not get charged any more.  It’s the good old principle of affiliate marketing. Continue reading “Make money selling with Amazon”

5 tips to make a success of working from home

Ok, admittedly working from home is not always plain sail.  In the course of last year I have on many occasions come across obstacles to working from home which have prevented me from being as productive as I would have liked.  This has led me to reflect on what are the best conditions and requirements to make a success of working from home and I would like to share them you. Continue reading “5 tips to make a success of working from home”