10 Unique Ideas to Make Money from Home

How to make money from Home

Are you a stay at home mom looking to bring in some extra cash to your household? Maybe earn some extra money for vacations, or make 6 figures a year? It is all possible and you can do so from the comfort of your own home, with your kids in your lap. You won’t have to miss a beat watching them grow up and being a part of all of their important milestones.

1 - Craft Business – Do you find yourself crafty? Do you enjoy being creative in your downtime? Do you have a knack at creating beautiful décor pieces, knitting, or holiday pieces? Create your crafts and open an etsy.com store. A lot of times making crafts are enjoyable, so why not do this in your downtime and make some money selling them?

2 - Internet marketing affiliate links -  Look for companies and products that you use and advertise your affiliate link to get a profit when people buy the product you referred. You can refer products and the links on your social media sites and make extra money on the side!

3 - MLM Company  - Sell products you love. Look for companies that you already purchase from, or maybe you have some friends in the business. This is a great way to make some money, and get to hang out with your friends too at the same time.

4 - Licensed Day care in your home – Are you great with kids? Are you already home during the day with your kids? Why not make money at home watching other kids in a home daycare?

5 - Ebay Seller - many people would rather buy their clothes from eBay than go thrift shopping for themselves. Use this to your advantage by finding some great clothing at your local thrift shops, fixing it up at home and then listing it online. You don’t have to stop at clothes either. You may have a love for vintage or secondhand jewelry or even vintage brand-related products.

6 - Stock Photography – Do you love taking pictures? Do you have a decent camera? Then start taking stock photography and selling your photos online. You can check out sites like ShutterstockGetty Images and Fotolia to sell your images.

7 - Social Media Consultant - If you love to use these types of platforms and you can help companies grow their own following, this may be the business for you. You can help small businesses get their social media accounts set up and running while offering tips and advice to grow their following.

8 - Virtual Assistant – Use your extra time at home doing some administrative work online for small businesses. There are sites likeFiverrUpwork and TaskRabbit where people will post what they need done, or you can post what you can do, and get paid for your services.

9 – Write / Sell E-books - If you have a good amount of knowledge in a field that other people are interested in, then writing and distributing ebooks on the topic is a great, easy way to make some extra money. With the rising popularity of ereaders like Amazon’s Kindle, the time has never been better to self-publish your own ebooks.

10 – Online Teacher / Tutor - Already helping your kids with their homework and assignments? Or are you fluent on another language? Why not offer your services to helping students improve their skills by being a tutor? You can do this online and not even have to leave your home.

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