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Surveys for Money: The best survey sites in 2021

You may not get rich doing surveys for money, but if you’ve got free time, you can make some extra cash. There are a lot of perks to doing surveys: they can be done by anyone with an internet connection, and you can start and stop whenever you want. When looking for a side hustle that is completely accessible and flexible, using surveys to make money is your best bet. Other side hustles are more lucrative but none of them are as easy to start. Taking Surveys for Money at a Glance ...
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Freelancer Rates: How to set them and raise them

Deciding on a freelance hourly rate can be nerve-wracking — especially if you’re a beginner freelancer. You don’t want to charge too much and lose potential clients. On the other hand, you don’t want to undersell yourself and lose out on potential profits. So what’s a new freelancer to do? Luckily, there are three proven systems that you can use to find a good freelance hourly rate to start with. I’m going to walk you through each one and even give you real-life examples of rates many f...
Tags: Freelancing, Business, Scripts, Marketing, Upwork, Ramit, Payscale, IWT, Business Skills, Digital Marketing If, Making More Money, Take Ramit, Townsvilleshire

50+ Best Side Hustles You Can Start Today (tailored to your skills)

Side hustles are among the most exciting new ways people are making money in 2021.  Whether you already have plenty of side hustle ideas you want to pursue, or you’re not even sure how to get started, this post is for you. We’ll start by identifying some of the most common, easiest, and highest-paying side hustle ideas and then help you identify your own ideas to make extra money outside of your day job. Side Hustle Ideas that Don’t Require Experience Not all side hustles r...
Tags: Amazon, Freelancing, Lyft, Business, Etsy, Ebay, Marketing, Remote Work, Best, Disneyland, Ryan, Matt, Amazon FBA, Crohn, IWT, John Z

Common Reasons Freelancers Stop Working With Businesses

Far too many businesses fail to treat freelancers and other contract workers with proper respect or fairly compensate them for their services. The post Common Reasons Freelancers Stop Working With Businesses appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Freelancing, Startups, Freelancers, Outsourcing, Others

I'm a freelancer and mother who banished burnout by scheduling my own summer Fridays just for me - here's how I make the time

Alesandra Dubin. Alice Dubin Alesandra Dubin is a freelancer who ends work at noon every Friday from Memorial Day to Labor Day. She frees the afternoons by setting earlier deadlines for herself and putting the effort in upfront. This time to herself makes her a better professional and mother during the rest of the year. See more stories on Insider's business page. I'm a proud mom to six-year-old twins and also a proud professional with a demanding, deadline-driven solo practice. Mo...
Tags: Freelancing, Small Business, New York City, Summer, Trends, Strategy, Mental Health, Mother, Vacation, Wife, Freelancer, Nordic, Self Care, Gretchen Rubin, Rockwell, Rubin

How to Become a Copywriter: Even With No Experience

Learning how to write great copy can be an excellent career move. You can make a good amount of money while flexing your creative muscles and working in a flexible setting. The best part: You also don’t need any formal education. In fact, some of the most sought after and highest-paid copywriters in the world never took a writing class in their life and clear six figures a year. Bonus: If you want to learn how to write amazing content like a six figure copywriter, download my FREE Ultimate ...
Tags: Freelancing, Facebook, Writing, Marketing, Mindset, Upwork, Payscale, IWT, Business Skills, SEO Digital, Find your Dream Job, Making More Money

How to Make Money on Amazon in 2021 (even if you don’t have a product)

Amazon is truly a powerhouse in the e-commerce space, and there are tons of ways for you to get a piece of that pie. This guide provides a comprehensive list of ways to make money on Amazon, complete with tips to help you uncover the strategy that’s best for you. Sell Products and Services with Amazon The following tactics are all about selling. While selling isn’t the only way to make money on Amazon, it’s one of the most common, and there are several different ways to do it. Even if yo...
Tags: Amazon, Freelancing, Instagram, Ebay, Marketing, Remote Work, Customer Service, United States, Alibaba, Merch, Start A Business, FBA, Amazon FBA, ACX, Amazon Amazon, Amazon Associates

How to make money fast (make up to $100-$500+ today and $1000-$5000 this month)

TL;DR:  Making money fast has nothing to do with pitting all your hopes and dreams on the roulette wheel at your local casino. Instead, it looks at skills and bills in your everyday life that can earn you more money. Some can get you hundreds to thousands of dollars in a few hours, while others a couple of weeks or months.  ______________________________________________________________________________ Fast money requires you to be creative and harness your inner entrepreneur. I’m not...
Tags: Amazon, Freelancing, New York, Etsy, Saving, Tim Burton, Marketing, Fbi, Salary, Don Draper, Negotiation, Udemy, Dale Carnegie, Walter White, Amazon Associates, Ramit

14 Creative Ways to Make Money

TL;DR: There are a number of creative ways to make money that won’t force you to reinvent the wheel. Sometimes, all it takes is a call to the right people to free up some cash in your existing products. Other times, you may need to navigate your way through the world of online businesses. Simple, easy, and fast, there’s simply no reason why you can’t start up a lucrative side hustle or negotiate your fees. __________________________________________________________________________________________...
Tags: Freelancing, Etsy, Marketing, Billie, America, Walmart, UPS, Woody Harrelson, Cinnabon, Negotiation, Boomers, Bay, Marie Kondo, Bryce, CNC, Ramit

How a laid-off millennial turned her $20,000 severance check into a thriving freelance career

Business Insider Mandy Shunnarah. Photo courtesy of Kateri Ang and Gabe Rosenberg Mandy Shunnarah, 30, was laid off from a customer service job in 2020 with $20,000 in severance. Rather than save or invest, she spent the cash on necessities to focus on her freelance career. She also put some money toward a small online vintage shop to fund her freelancing later. This article is part of a series focused on millennial financial empowerment called Master your Money. In September ...
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The Best Form Templates For Freelancers

Freelancers have to collect and organize large amounts of client information, especially for major projects like entire websites or white papers. Form templates can help. The post The Best Form Templates For Freelancers appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Freelancing, Startups, Resources, Template, Forms

How to Be Your Own Boss (& Ditch Your Day Job)

If you decide to be your own boss, it’s a dramatic change from the typical 9-to-5 cubicle prison you’ve been working in. You will become a business owner and in charge of your financial destiny and future career.  You are in control. With the flexibility of working whenever and wherever you want, being your own boss can be a major contributor to living a truly  Rich Life . But that doesn’t mean you should march into your manager’s office, quit your job and start a business...
Tags: Freelancing, Marketing, Start A Business, Ramit, Business Skills

How Much Money Do Youtubers Make?

YouTube is arguably the most appealing platform for making money. There are Youtubers out there earning tens of millions of dollars by uploading videos without leaving their house. So how much money do Youtubers make? Lots of these YouTube stars are getting paid to do stuff they enjoy, like playing video games or telling jokes. Or even unboxing kids toys. I can’t promise that you’ll become the next multi-million dollar Youtuber. But there is still plenty of money to be made on this platfor...
Tags: Google, Freelancing, Youtube, Marketing, Preston, Link, John, Start A Business, Nickelodeon, Legoland, Taco Bell, Youtuber, Mark, Ryan, Stacy, Fischbach

Fun With Freelancing – 6 Tips For Taking The Stress Out Of Life As A Freelancer

Running your own business isn’t easy, even if you only have yourself to manage. These tips have been designed to help streamline your business processes and take the stress out of life as a freelancer. The post Fun With Freelancing – 6 Tips For Taking The Stress Out Of Life As A Freelancer appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Freelancing, Startups, Others

How to Market Yourself (Without Being Sleazy)

We all know that one Golden Truth in business,  you have to market yourself.  There’s no way around it.  But how do you market yourself a) effectively and b) without sounding sleazy as hell? It’s a pretty common problem. Marketing ourselves does not come naturally to most of us. It can feel fake and inauthentic even if you know you have a killer product.  Why would anyone listen to me? I’m worried about being seen as shady or scammy.  If these phrases are crossing your mind ri...
Tags: Freelancing, Facebook, Marketing, Mindset, Start A Business, Ramit, Business Skills, Jay Abraham, Golden Truth

Contra wants to be the community that independent workers are missing

Whether you’re working on something new according to your Twitter bio, or self-employed, according to your LinkedIn bio, founder Ben Huffman thinks his platform, Contra, will be the best way for independent workers to explain and monetize what they are working on. Contra is a platform that wants professionals to create profiles that show project-based identities, versus a role-based identity that one would show on LinkedIn. It’s been built for what Huffman thinks is the future: digital knowledge...
Tags: Freelancing, Startups, TC, Facebook, New York, Minneapolis, San Francisco, Linkedin, Future Of Work, Tech, Shopify, Cowboy Ventures, Upwork, Huffman, Contra, Personnel

Writer Marketing — How to Focus on Value in 2021

When I started out in freelancing on the web, the conversation was all about price — price per word, price per hour, price per article…Continue reading on Get Paid to Write Online »
Tags: Freelancing, Business, Writing, Marketing, Freelance

Freelance Writers, Are You Looking After Your Mental Health?

Tips on keeping yourself in balance despite the endless juggleContinue reading on Get Paid to Write Online »
Tags: Freelancing, Business, Writing, Freelance, Mental-health

How To Fight Your Freelancing Fears

Tips from a pro writer on kicking fear’s butt before it kicks yoursContinue reading on Get Paid to Write Online »
Tags: Freelancing, Business, Writing, Freelance, Writing-tips

Beyond Sticker Shock

Why writers should demand their worth and how to do itContinue reading on Get Paid to Write Online »
Tags: Freelancing, Writing, Freelance, Writing-tips, This-happened-to-me

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Small Business Right Now

Launching a startup is a great way to take control of your career trajectory but there’s no doubt managing a small business is challenging. Whether you’re a new business owner or you’ve been... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Freelancing, Parenting, Making Money, Home Business, Money Tips

How to Become an Entrepreneur in 6 Steps

How to become an entrepreneur is not as complicated as others want you to believe. Take Ramit, for example. He was curious about the stock market and “how money worked,” so he learned everything about it. Then he started a blog teaching others from his Stanford dorm room. Now he runs a multimillion-dollar company and is a two-time New York Times best-selling author.   Notice he didn’t write a 50-page business plan or invest thousands of dollars to become an entrepreneur? You don’t have to eit...
Tags: Freelancing, Stanford, Marketing, Netflix, New York Times, Start A Business, Ramit, Business Skills, Making More Money

Find Your Niche in No Time

When you’re itching to start a business and just don’t know where to start, it’s time to harness your inner Max and Caroline (a la Two Broke Girls).  No, we’re not saying start a cupcake emporium (unless you’re great at it, of course!). What we are saying is, find your niche.  TL;DR:  To find your niche, think of an idea that will make you money, and whittle it down to the bare bones. Then, start layering the value adds and your unique selling points. Tada! Think of a product or service ...
Tags: Freelancing, Marketing, Remote Work, Start A Business, Max, Caroline, Cassie, Ramit, Business Skills, Making More Money

How to find a mentor that can 10x your potential

Ramit may have doubled his business over the years, but he didn’t get there alone. He’s not ashamed to admit that he sought out a trusted advisor, which helped him make $100,000 in one month. Yep, you read that right. Wondering how to find a mentor and see results like this for yourself? For Ramit, it all started when he bought a book by Jay Abraham called Getting Everything You Can Out of All You’ve Got .  This inspired him to buy a seat in a program Abraham was launching for small busines...
Tags: Freelancing, Networking, La, Marketing, Job Search, Mindset, Don, Abraham, Dumbledore, Miyagi, XYZ, Ramit, Boost Your Productivity, Big Wins, Business Skills, Jay Abraham

How to Start a Business With No Money (6 Steps for 2021)

If there’s anything the madness of 2020 taught us, it’s that getting a job at a reputable company and working your way to the top is a thing of the past. And when millions of people who thought they were “safe” actually lost their jobs last year, many of them decided  it was time to start a business .  But figuring out how to start a business with no money (or little money) can be puzzling.  The truth is it’s not that complicated. Like most people, you’re probably overthinking it. You ...
Tags: Freelancing, Facebook, Marketing, Start A Business, Ramit, IWT, Business Skills

We're freelancers who relocated to a tiny town in Maine during the pandemic. Here's how we earned over $150,000 in 2020 while raising our toddler and enjoying local adventures.

Kearl and her family at Beth's Farm Market in Warren, Maine. Mary Kearl In 2019, Mary Kearl and her family traveled to 12 countries while working remotely. As COVID-19 spread, they decided to move from Los Angeles to Maine to shelter in place. While following social distancing regulations, Kearl and her family found safe ways to adventure locally while she and her husband kept their freelance businesses afloat/ Kearl says the time she's able to dedicate to family by being a freelancer ...
Tags: Freelancing, Halloween, Small Business, California, La, Careers, Los Angeles, Trends, Strategy, Work Life Balance, Canada, Maine, Nova Scotia, Moving, Nordic, Thomaston Maine

Facebook is reportedly looking to take on TaskRabbit by allowing people to book gig workers for home repair or freelance jobs

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the Paley Center on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 in New York. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan The Information reported Facebook is building a team that would build a services feature, connecting users to freelancers for home repair jobs and other small tasks. The TaskRabbit-like services tool would live on Facebook Marketplace, a place users can sell or exchange goods to one another, according to the report.  The company introduced Marketplace in 2016 and amassed 800...
Tags: Amazon, Freelancing, Facebook, Lyft, Mark Zuckerberg, New York, Technology, News, Instagram, California, Trends, Information, Jeff Bezos, Shopify, Gig Economy, Taskrabbit

Billing Your Freelance Clients But Still Broke? Here’s How Smart Budgeting Can Help

By Uwe Dreissigacker So you’re a freelancer extraordinaire. You have your game down pat, right from sales and marketing to the actual service delivery and customer service. You’ve managed to establish a steady stream of happy, satisfied, paying clients, which also means you’re billing regularly. But something about your finances is causing you sleepless nights, and that’s because you’ve noticed that for a while now you’re always broke. What gives? When you suffer from a lack of cash, even with a...
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Guide: How To Become A Freelance Lawyer

Many people wish they could work as a freelancer. Freelancers have full control over their professional lives; they are their own boss. If you have a marketable skill, you can provide it on a freelance basis. If you want to try and make it as a freelance lawyer, these are the steps you need to take. Decide What Kind Of Lawyer You Want To Be. Before you can start working towards obtaining the relevant qualifications and certification to practice law, you need to know what kind of lawyer you wa...
Tags: Freelancing, Startups, Lawyer, Career Advice, Irs, Legal Profession, Others, Small Business Administration

Why Real Writers Cost Money

Here’s why professional writers are worth the rates they chargeContinue reading on Get Paid to Write Online »
Tags: Freelancing, Writing, Marketing, Small-business, Freelance