Moms will find plenty of uses for the extra cash they make using the five methods listed below. Whether you have a newborn or a toddler, a small child or a teen, each of the following methods of earning cash can certainly help put more money in your wallet.
Pay bills, buy clothes, grocery shop or save for a vacation; it is your money to do with as you please!
Sell Children’s Clothing
There is a great market for gently used children’s clothing. You will find many different ways to sell the clothing, with a great chunk of change your reward. First, you can sell for cash on the spot at a consignment store. Keep in mind this is usually the lowest paying option since they are reselling goofs.
You can participate in a consignment sale that takes place for a few days with a split profit (usually 70/30) for you and the host of the show. You can also use sites like eBay.com to sell items separately or in lots.
Join Online Reward Sites
If you have a computer (or mobile device) and internet access, you have a multitude of possibilities for earning cash in your spare time.
Sites such as Chatabout.com, Swagbucks.com, InboxDollars.com, MyView.com and Viewpoints.com pay you for completion of various easy tasks. Chatabout, for example, pays you to comment on news articles, posts, viral videos and more, while MyView.com rewards you for survey participation.
The great thing about these online reward sites is that you can pick and choose when you will use them and how you earn.
Mom’s need sitters for various reasons, whether it is to run errands, go to work or spend a night with the husband. If you love kids and want to make some extra cash and give your kids a playmate, you can consider babysitting.
You can babysit on weekends when most other sitters are unavailable. A few hours can really add up to a nice chunk of change.
If you are creative and have some spare time on your hands, you could cash in on your crafts. There is a huge market for homemade goods.
If you have a talent you can put it to good use and make a ton of money. There are many websites that make it easy to sell your handmade goods, including etsy.com, as well as other options for selling, including at flea markets and via social media.
You can make anything from wreaths for Christmas to sports related items and everything in between.
If you are an expert cook, know math like the back of your hand, or can draw so realistically that you turn heads, you could actually provide these skills to others and make money. You can give lessons to various students in the area.
You choose the location, length of the sessions, and the cost. Just a few lessons per week could result in some serious spending cash.
Direct sales companies such as Tupperware, Avon and Mary Kay are all great opportunities to moms who enjoy socializing with others and like to sell great products.
In addition to earning cash, free products and bonuses and other incentives are usually offered. There might be a small fee involved with joining a direct sales team, however this is usually a very minimal fee.
Thanks to today’s technology it is fairly easy to succeed with direct sales with just a bit of effort.
You can choose one or more of the above ways to make extra cash and ensure that you are not struggling to make ends meet. These are all things that anyone with the desire can do to make money.
Are you ready for that extra cash?