10 Side Jobs Anyone Can Do For Extra Money

side jobsIf you don’t know what a side hustle is, you should get on it. I started side hustling, primarily as a writer, to make extra income about two years ago. And I wish I started sooner. Everyone can use some extra money every month, no matter what your financial situation is.

Even if you have a full time job, having a side hustle or side job is possible. I’m not talking about the part-time-job-at-the-mall kind of hustle. I’m talking about the many side jobs you can do from anywhere, whenever you have some time. Want to roll out of bed and do some side hustling in your PJs? No worries. Want to earn some extra money during your lunch break? Go for it! There’s literally a side hustle for everyone. To get you started, here are 10 side jobs almost anyone can do for extra money: [Read more…]

What Is Your Money Motto?

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Do you have a motto that you live by? Mine might be ‘eat more cake’. But in all seriousness, I really like the idea of having a motto. There are definitely going to be times you go off course. And you’ll probably have multiple (and maybe very different) mottoes over your lifetime. But it’s a nice little reminder of what you strive to be.

But the problem is that one motto doesn’t properly encompass all aspects of your life. You treat different issues differently, especially when it comes to money. How do you think about money? And how would you like to change that thinking? All very important questions when it comes to deciding what your money motto is.

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Frugal By Choice: The NFL Player Living On $60k A Year


In the world of professional sports, players’ salaries are notoriously large. Make it to the big leagues and you’re set for life….right? Well, not so fast. It’s not uncommon to hear about sports players going bankrupt. After all, it’s easy to spend a few million here and there [insert sarcasm]. One thing many professional sport players suffer from is lifestyle inflation. First the big mansion, then the fancy car (or two or three), then add in a private jet. To top it off, family start coming out of the woodwork. Then pretty soon, the millions don’t seem that much anymore.

One professional sports player knew this story all too well. Ryan Broyles , of the NFL’s Detroit Lions, had inked a contract worth $3.6 million in 2012. But instead of falling into the trap of fame, he decided to do something rather crazy – live on $60,000 a year.

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The Reality Of Living In New York City In Your 20s

New York City Reality

As a 20-something living in NYC, I’m well aware of the financial challenges young adults face living in this city. Yes, it’s one of the most exciting places to live in the entire world. But it’s also one of the most unforgiving cities to live in.

I know many 20-somethings who dream of living in the Big Apple. We’re mesmerized by the bright lights, shiny buildings and fast pace. But behind all of that is a tough reality. It’s one thing to survive in this city but it’s a whole other thing to thrive. So what does it really take to live in New York City for a 20-something? Let’s take a look at the reality of it.

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Selling Used Makeup Online: MUABS.com Review

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A while back, I did a review of Glambot, a site that gives you cash for your used makeup. Surprisingly, the post generated a lot of discussion and it was mostly negative. While my experience wasn’t so bad, the general consensus was that Glambot is a rip-off.

Being the makeup junkie I am, I decided to continue for hunt for a makeup marketplace/exchange. That’s how I stumbled upon MUABS.com or Makeup Addict Blog Sales. Think of it as a eBay for makeup. You can either shop the makeup listed by fellow users or set up your own shop. Pretty cool, right? If you want to hear about my experience with MUABS, read on:

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