Creative Ways to Make Money Online

The idea of making money from the comfort of your armchair at home is a nice one to picture, no stresses of the office, no daily commute and nobody barking orders at you. For millions, making money online has either enabled them to quit their job or boost their income to help them save up for vacations, Christmas presents or to by things for the house. Even if your not tech savvy there are countless ways in which you can make money online, either with the goal of quitting your job or just to save some extra cash. Here are some creative ways in which you can make some money online.


Online Business

If you have a business idea then starting an online company is far more simple than you might expect, you can set up a website with integrated payments, create social media accounts to promote your business and make sales with ease. Once you have the idea for your business you need to set up a company, create a cool logo and start promoting your business online, you can look for services that offer advertising or even do it yourself on the likes of Facebook and Twitter. There is lots of information and help online to get you started and before you know it you may be able to make enough cash to quit your job.

Selling Your Stuff

It has never been easier to sell your unwanted possessions that it is right now, there are countless websites that allow you to sell your stuff through auctions, by setting up a shop and even sites who will just give you straight up cash for your stuff. If you want to make a bit of extra money then spend a day raking around your house for stuff you no longer need, tech, toys, computer games, DVD’s, clothing, you name it, it all sells online. Regarding where to sell your stuff you could look at sites like eBay and Amazon, if you want to sell phones, DVDs,CDs and computer games you could look at sites like Music Magpie, there are plenty more too, find what you want to sell, have a quick search online and turn your old goods into cash.

Freelance Work

The internet is a great place to find some freelance work, with so many online businesses about there are hundreds of employers looking to have tasks completed, these people prefer to pay people per job as opposed to hiring staff meaning there is lots of freelance work available. Websites like Upwork act as 3rd parties who connect employers to freelancers, the employers generally look for jobs like content writing, web design, graphic design, email handling and virtual assistant work. If you are able to do any of these tasks then you can make some great money on the side, once you’ve built a reputation you could even turn this into full time work. The beauty of freelance work is that you can do it on your own terms, there will be deadlines but choosing when and where you work will be completely up to you.