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How to Cash a Check If You Don’t Have a Checking Account

For many people, it can be difficult to imagine living without a checking account. But it’s the reality for the roughly 8% of Americans who are living “unbanked,” meaning they have no bank account whatsoever. In addition, a total of 28.3% of Americans are either unbanked or underbanked, which means they rely on alternatives to banks for financial services like check cashing. Unfortunately, living without a checking account is costly. Nearly every available service for cashing checks will impose...
Tags: Marketing, Walmart, Bank, Make Money, MoneyGram, Money Tips

The Freelance Economy is Here to Stay: How to Take Advantage and Make Money

Did you know that the freelance population is twice the size of Texas? Here's how to plug into that market.
Tags: Business, Texas, Make Money

Critical Zcash Bug Could Have Allowed 'Infinite Counterfeit' Cryptocurrency

The developers behind the privacy-minded Zcash cryptocurrency have recently discovered and patched a highly dangerous vulnerability in the most secretive way that could have allowed an attacker to coin an infinite number of Zcash (ZEC). Yes, infinite… like a never-ending source of money. Launched in October 2016, Zcash is a privacy-oriented cryptocurrency that claims to be more anonymous [Author: [email protected] (Swati Khandelwal)]
Tags: Tech, Vulnerability, Cyber Security, Cryptocurrency, Make Money, Zcash, Swati Khandelwal, Cryptocurrency Exchange, Zcash ZEC, Zcash Miner

Make Some Extra Money By Collecting Rare Football Match Programmes

Did you know, there’s money to be made from collecting programmes from football matches? Start by spending some time studying the art of collecting football programmes and in particular, which versions have sold for the most money over the years. Browse through the guide below, exploring the most highly prized programmes in history plus, offering advice on how to become a collector.   The interesting history of football match programmes Published football programmes first appeared around the s...
Tags: Personal Finance, UK, England, Wales, Finance, Marketing, Munich, Manchester United, Manchester City, David Beckham, West Ham United, Sheffield, Wembley, Cardiff City, Football League, Bristol City

Get Paid to Travel the World – How Travellers Make Money

Wondering how to get paid to travel the world? We have received a lot of emails from people asking how to make money from traveling. We spent so much time giving advice and offering ideas for jobs that pay you to travel, we thought it would be better for us to write a post about […] Read the original post Get Paid to Travel the World – How Travellers Make Money on The Planet D: Adventure Travel Blog.
Tags: Travel, Travel Blog, Travel Bloggers, Digital Lifestyle, Make Money, Travel Dream, Travel Resources, How to travel on a Budget, House Sitting, Money Travel

How to Cash In Your Pennies for More Than a Cent

Did you know that those hundreds of pennies lying under the couch cushions and on the car floor could be a source of income?  You have several options that are far more favorable than rolling and cashing them in at the bank. Recycling pennies may sound a bit like a late night infomercial, but there is some merit in the concept. Pennies minted before 1982 are comprised of nearly 95% copper. As of the date this post was written, recycled copper was selling in my area for $4.13 per pound (and the p...
Tags: Marketing, David, Heritage, Usa Today, Money Management, Make Money

5 Tips for Saving Money When You Have Low Income

Most of us want to save money so we can build wealth and plan for the future. We have goals we want to reach (like traveling) or things we want to buy (like a dream home). However, this can seem impossible when you’re surviving on low income. According to CNN, 25 million American households are living paycheck to paycheck. When money is tight, saving any amount can be the last priority on your list. You’re just trying to get by. So how do you save more money when you’re making minimum wage? How...
Tags: Motivation, Saving Money, Marketing, Debt, Investing, Cnn, David, Frugality, Irs, Make Money, EITC, Better Yourself

7 Passive Income Ideas for 2019

So you want to make more money but you don’t have time to take on another job. There’s a solution: it’s called passive income, and we have 7 great ideas on how you can get started on growing your fortune in 2019. A ccording to CNN, more than 44 million Americans now have a side hustle in addition to their normal, everyday jobs. And 36% of those Americans are making $500 or more from their hustle. Earning extra income is becoming the norm. With the cost of living seemingly going up every year, ...
Tags: UK, Etsy, Marketing, Careers, Cnn, United States, Ireland, Graham, Airbnb, Warren Buffet, Make Money, Statista, Benjamin Graham, Mark Dawson, Prosper and Lending Club, Tom Ewer

Getting Started: Small Business Wisdom from a Local Entrepreneur

I had the opportunity this week to chat with a small business owner from my local farmers market. Three years ago, she launched a coffee roasting company which sources its beans from Colombia — her country of origin, and the place her family has grown coffee for generations. Her story is inspirational for many reasons, but it also offers practical wisdom about what it really takes to be a small business owner. I’d like to share a few lessons I gleaned from our conversation. My hope is that thos...
Tags: Career, Advice, Marketing, Entrepreneurs, Colombia, Starbucks, Maria, Make Money, Don, Business Idea

Where to Get Quick Cash (Without Sinking Your Finances)

You only have to look at the exterior of your local payday loan storefront to see that these lending establishments are set up to cater to the desperate. With bright neon “Cash Now!” lights enticing borrowers, and a quick 20 minutes of paperwork leading to cash in a borrower’s pocket, it’s very easy to see a quick loan as a saving grace when you’re out of money. However, quick loans like these are extremely dangerous. Often, the high level of interest due on your loan within two weeks leads to ...
Tags: Family, Marketing, Money Management, Irs, Make Money, Applicable Federal Rate

5 Ways to Help Kids Turn Making Money Into a Fun Experience

One of the best ways to teach young kids about anything is to make learning a fun experience. This is especially key when it comes to anything money related. If you can find a way to think outside-the-box you can get kids excited about finances, budgeting, saving, and making money. And hopefully that excitement and eagerness will stick with them for years to come. My oldest daughter has been saving her money for quite a while. In fact, she loves to earn and save money. In order to help foster t...
Tags: Advice, Marketing, Lifestyle, Make Money, Kids and Money

Brilliant Ways To Make Money Online

Image Credit: NeONBRAND No matter what you want to do – create an entire business online or just create a source for additional income, the internet is the perfect place to do it. Here you’ll find some brilliant ideas on where you could start. Monetize A Blog It’s perfect if you already have a blog that you could monetize. If not, do not worry – it’s easy and completely free to start. Unless you decide to make it under your own domain – then you’ll have to invest a little money in it. When your ...
Tags: Sales, Make Money, Kelly Sikkema

Generation Z is Entering the Workforce: How to Incorporate All Four Generations

61 million workers will enter the workforce this year from Generation Z. Next to millennials, this is one of the largest generations to begin working. And yet, fewer people over 60 are retiring as well. We’re looking at a diverse office space and a full-on headache for HR departments across the country. Most upper-level management still remains in the control of baby boomers. While many boomers have adopted mobile tech, they’re still woefully deficient in common skills like typing. How then do w...
Tags: Business, Baby Boomers, Make Money, Generation X, Generation Z, Millennial-friendly

Ideas for Your New Blog

If you’re not taking your passion and turning it into a blog, if you’re just blogging to start a business, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that. Some people feel they need to be passionate about their blog before they can get started. That’s complete B.S. A blog can be a passion project. But unless you start treating it like a business, you’re not going to make any money. A blog that’s not a business is nothing more than a hobby. And while hobbies are great, they’re money pits. You need id...
Tags: Business, To-do Lists, Blogging Ideas, Make Money, Blog Ideas, Sell Things

The Keys to Buying and Selling On Craigslist

The internet has changed the way business is done. Though selling items used to be performed mostly in person, now anyone can put their items up for sale on the internet. And among those sites, Craigslist is king — if you want to buy or sell something locally, Craigslist is the place to go. Making it work for you can be easy if you follow these tips. The Buyer When shopping for something on Craigslist, you’re always looking for the best deal. Typically, the seller is more anxious to sell s...
Tags: Craigslist, Advice, Marketing, Frugality, Make Money

Making Money the Hard Way

Once upon a time, I had a crappy job, with crappy pay and no benefits. I worked third shift. I worked holidays. My life was miserable. Isn’t it funny how times have changed? I’ve made a lot of moves with my career. I’ve learned more about money in the last three years than I had in the 33 years prior. Well, guess what? Daddy has a brand new plan. In today’s post, I’m going to talk a bit about my plans and what I’ve learned over the years and how I’m implementing these lessons into my new project...
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How to get your music on streaming services around the world for FREE

We’re living in an age of digital music. Anyone from across the whole world can upload their music and be heard by people from every country. At RouteNote we make it easy and free to put your music in all of the top streaming services and music download stores around the globe. We offer free music distribution to anyone around the world, whatever music it is that you make. We pride ourselves on opening up the world’s top digital music platforms for all artists big and small. Spotify, Apple M...
Tags: Amazon, Spotify, Music, Free, Digital, Streams, Online, Itunes, Pandora, How To, Services, Release, Streaming, Stores, Sell, Stream

Why Fortnite Works and What You Can Learn From It

Pretty much everyone is playing Fortnite. You’re probably playing it right now on your second monitor. If you aren’t, your kids are likely on their tenth match of the night. It’s so successful Samsung is including free Vbucks with the purchase of new phones. The Fortnite craze isn’t just in the US. It’s a global phenomenon. As a marketer or business owner, is there anything you can learn from Epic’s success with their latest game? If it’s making them billions of dollars, why can’t you use parts ...
Tags: Business, US, Samsung, Make Money

How Positivity and Happiness Can Effect Your Business

Have you ever heard CEOs or managers tell people to smile? Believe it or not, there is a legitimate reason for the request. People prefer to shop at places where employees appear to be happy and are always smiling. You can view multiple studies that prove this both here and here. The problem lies within your employees and yourself. You can’t force them to be happy. And forcing them to smile and pretend to be happy can increase mental and emotional strain, causing a decrease in performance and a ...
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5 Insider Tips for Selling Your Stuff at Flea Markets

Summer and fall are the time for yard sales and flea markets. So if you have stuff to get rid of, now’s the time to do it. I’ve talked with people who have sold at flea markets, and I’ve learned from their experiences how to get the most out of it. Although the stakes aren’t usually that high or the competition that fierce at local flea markets (you’re just glad to get rid of stuff!), there are many little things that can make the difference between bringing home a pocket full of money or a tra...
Tags: Craigslist, Marketing, Make Money, Don, Business Idea, Money Tips

4 Signs You Will Fail as an Entrepreneur

Many people want to work for themselves and be entrepreneurs. I’ve written before on how to build businesses, on how to run them, and the mindset required to be successful. However, there are some people who simply aren’t cut out for this game. This is why half of all businesses fail within the first five years. It doesn’t always matter how much funding you have. Sometimes, what matters the most is how you run it. How do you know if you have what it takes? To be perfectly honest, you don’t. It’s...
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Want to Work from Home? 5 Traits You Need

The ability to work from home is a dream come true for many people. Even though there are some challenges associated with self-employment, I really do like working from home. For the most part, I set my own schedule, and I have time to do the things I like to do — when I want to do them. However, not everyone thrives in a work from home environment. In order to make it work (especially if you are starting your own business), there are 5 traits that are useful to have: 1. Motivation You really...
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20 REAL Companies That Want To Hire You For Work From Home Jobs

You don’t have to own a business to work from home. Although there are plenty legitimate home-based businesses you can start, existing companies will pay you to help them from the comfort of your own home. So get your home office set up, here are 20 real companies that will pay you to work in your slippers. Real Companies that Will Pay You to Work from Home 1 Usertesting Many big companies are looking for feedback about the usability of their website. This is where comes in....
Tags: Google, Amazon, Work From Home, Lyft, Featured, Jobs, Pinterest, Mac, Religion, United States, Upwork, Make Money, Convergys, Amazon Flex, No-thumb, Airbnb Airbnb

Blogging and Alternative Income Streams

In one of my recent posts here on Shoemoney, I discussed blogging in detail. Specifically, how bloggers get paid. It sounds like a dream come true, doesn’t it? You live your life however you want, document the journey, and get paid for it. Sure, this is great. And the reason it sounds like a dream is because it usually is. Fortunately, there are other ways to make money that use your blog as a foundation. And here are a few ideas that have actually worked for people. Freelance Writing Do you thi...
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Our Habits Make Us: Weekend Habits of Highly Successful People

If you’re feeling restless, demotivated, and sleepless, you might want to look at your screen habits. recently did a survey of over 2,000 people. They found that people who binge-watch tv are three times more likely to feel depressed, anxious, sleepless and empty. This was especially true of the 18-24-year-old crowd. But highly successful people will not be among those surveyed. Why? Because they spend their weekends wisely. This doesn’t mean they’re workaholics. On the contrary, ma...
Tags: Business, Rest, Bill Gates, Oprah, Weekend, Tim Ferris, Make Money, Sabbath

4 Side Hustles You Can Start in a Couple of Hours a Night

Many people have the dream of making a little extra money from home, perhaps engaging in a side hustle. The good news is that many of us have plenty of time to start creating that income stream. According to the Bureau of Labor Statics’ American Time Use Survey, the average American between ages 15 and 44 spend 2 hours a day watching TV. That’s more than enough time to start and maintain a side hustle. Are you ready to give up that TV for a better life by developing another income stream? Here ...
Tags: Google, Ebay, Marketing, David, Miranda, Make Money, Bureau of Labor Statics American Time

4 Considerations Before Making a Career Switch

Many people look at their jobs/careers and wonder what they are doing. In some cases, a stressful job may be putting pressure on you at home, as well as at work. Or, you might not be able to stand the unrelieved tedium. Some people want to switch careers in order to try something new or more enjoyable, or to work in a more flexible environment. If you have decided that it is time for a career switch, here are some things to consider: 1. What Do You WANT To Do? The first question you have t...
Tags: Career, Marketing, Make Money

A Young College Student’s Plan to Change His Life

You can do a thousand and one things to make money. Most of the time, people just don’t know how to start out. They’ll just “come up with an idea” and run with it. And they have no clue if their business idea will actually work. Of course, there is always some uncertainty when starting a new business. This is why a majority of startups fail. But you can mitigate that risk by doing a few wise things. Pulling a business idea out of your derriere is the last thing you want to do. It takes observati...
Tags: Business, College, Entrepreneur, University, Making Money, Bakery, Make Money, Young College Student

Making Money as a Blogger

In one of my recent posts on Shoemoney, I wrote about the importance of creating multiple income streams for your online business. I gave a short example of how you can diversify your income streams. With today’s post, I wanted to elaborate and give readers a much clearer view of how bloggers make money and what they do to “get there”. Hold on to your britches, folks. This is going to be a wild ride. Let’s go! Birth How are blogs born? And why? What’s the purpose? Believe it or not, the most luc...
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Going Full-Throttle as an Internet Entrepreneur Part 1

If you’re new to trying to make money online, then you probably don’t know what I’m about to tell you. Because it’s not something other entrepreneurs mention casually. It’s not really a secret. Most people just assume that the new guys will figure it out eventually. But a lot of people don’t figure it out or don’t figure it out until it’s too late. So I’m just going to go ahead and throw the information out there. You need to build multiple income streams for any money-making endeavor. If you’re...
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