In today’s uncertain economy, more people are finding it harder to make ends meet between paychecks. However, for those who have decided to look at unusual ways to pick up a few dollars, they are finding many interesting opportunities. By taking a look at these five ways to make extra money between paychecks, you can find yourself having much less anxiety from one payday to the next.
Unleashing Your Hidden Talents
If you’re good at coming up with silly jingles, there’s a market for your talent. Many people are selling customized birthday jingles to customers, and in many cases show up themselves and sing it at the birthday party. Fees for this service can range from $25-$100, so if you can sing a silly song you’ll have some extra money in your pocket.
If going undercover is more your style, become a mystery shopper. You’ll get to eat at fine restaurants, buy fancy clothes, test drive sporty new cars and more, all while getting paid $30-$60 per shopping trip.