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You are working for Corporate America and like many others, your wage is not sufficient. You need help paying bills?
You are then seeking for a second job or a sideline?
Do not take a second job!!!
Start a sideline business or another work at home opportunity and grow it slowly but surely into a full time job and finally achieve financial freedom!
Here is a monster list of sideline ideas you can start from home and the “know how” to build yourself the life you really deserve!
If you would like an easy-to-start sideline business that does NOT require massive cash to start and you have a general woodworking know how, then this sideline opportunity might interest you. Yes! You DON’T have to be an expert!
- You can start it now and work from home!
- It will not interfere with your 9 to 5 job and you can do it on your spare time
- You can even make it grow to a full time business if you wish
- Plus, it’s fun and rewarding
I suggest you visit Jim Morgan’s website to learn more about this sideline business opportunity and decide by yourself!
He has successfully run a HIGHLY profitable woodworking business from home and he has just released his step-by-step blueprint on how to start with as little as 50 bucks.
He’s even been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, Small business opportunities and the Usa Today! Just click on the image below to reach his website.
Cleaning a house is not very hard. You can do it. You can even listen to music while you do. Cleaning an office is not harder!
With both men and women working nowadays, most people do not have time to clean their house. Between cooking for the kids, preparing lunches, losing so much time in traffic, they need a rest!
And the rest they deserve, you are the one who is going to give it to them by starting your own home or office cleaning business.
- People are willing to pay to get their shores done because they have better things to do!
- There are more and more young adults who are thriving to make a career of their own and cleaning their house or apartment is the last thing on their priority list.
- It is definitely a sideline that you can start for free with your own cleaning furnitures
- You can grow it from a sideline to a full time business faster than you think!
It might sound obvious or easy, but when starting a business, there are a lot of pitfalls.
But, Sam Rodman is operating a successful cleaning business since 1992 and is now sharing his secrets, tricks, shortcuts and his know-how.
I highly suggest you take a look at his website on which he tells you how you can make an Extra 54,000$ part-time your first year with your own House Cleaning business. No investment and no experience needed! You can start right away!
If you would like to eventually quit your day job to live a calm and enjoyable life far from the traffic and the loud noise of the city, breeding dogs could definitely be the road to follow for you!
- Low starting cost
- Some dog species sells for a high profit margin on the market
- Your kids and the kid inside of you will enjoy playing with puppies
- You can grow this business slowly or keep it as a sideline to bring some extra money home
- Definitely one of the best “work at home” opportunity
Who can resist a cute puppy? Do you know what is the Tibetan Mastiff price?
To help you start on the right foot, Paul & Suzan Baker are offering their more than 25 years know-how as dog breeders!
They claim to be making more than 200,000$/year with their business. They do it full time since many years. But you can easily make at least 10 to 20000$ during the course of your first year of operation.
Their extensive guide takes you by the hand from starting a sideline in the dog breeding industry to developing it to a full time very lucrative business. Take a look at Paul & Suzan Baker’s website to learn more.
If you decide to start a breeding business, please take good care of your dogs and respect them for what they are… living species just like you and me!!! Rebecca Ourtel’s website about breeding dogs in good health might also interest you if you plan on investing efforts in this sideline.
Learn how to cut hair and save at least 1500$ per year after tax that you are stupidly spending just by cutting your hair and the hair of your family. You will love it!
It is very easy to learn. I learned it by myself and I cut my own hair since more then 15 years now!
Fortunately for you, there are now very extensive and inexpensive e-courses to follow to learn to cut people’s hair like a Pro!
Expand this sideline to your sisters, brothers, friends, friend’s friends and so on until you get a decent business up and running.
- work from home or deliver your service to your customer’s place
- It is very inexpensive to start this business! A professional clipper worths 150$ and pays by itself. It comes with scissors and combs.
- With only 10 customers, you could easily make over 300$ per month of extra income! This is for a basic haircut which will take you no more than a couple of minutes per customer.
- Very fun sideline for someone who’s very social. People will tell you all the gossip!
If you are interested in learning more about how to cut hairs and eventually start to expand your sideline to a full time business, I highly suggest you consult the website of Julia Dean. It is meant for total beginners! Because, she was like you before…
I know, this one sounds like a teenager job! But, don’t underestimate the potential of this business as there is serious money to be made in that field!
Wayne Mullins expended his teenager lawn care sideline over from $25,000.00 in annual sales to $200,000.00. He finally sold it for an undisclosed amount and founded www.lawncompanysecrets.com to help people start and grow a nice sideline to a nice business!
If you live in an area where you can cut lawn only 3 or 4 months a year, do not disregard the potential of this sideline. If you are doing a great job, and I’m sure you will, you are going to create a long term relationship with your customers. During fall and winter, you can then offer them your other services like wintering the pool, installing Christmas lights, snow removal and so on…
- You can work only a couple of months per year of offer other services to the same customers and make a year round income!
- Easy to learn business model
- You can attract both commercial and residential customers
- With the many condo’s they are constructing there is an open market in the lawn care business. These owners are buying condo because they don’t want to take care of a house which makes plenty of business opportunities just for you!
If you own a house, you probably have already a basic knowledge on how to cut grass. But, if you are planning on expanding your activities to a sideline or a real business, you will have to learn more about lawn care, weed control, type of lawn and soil etc…
These guys can help you out! On the bottom left you will find a great course created by professionals from the lawn care business. On the right, you can access Wayne Mullins website. He is offering 6 ebooks touching every possible aspects of the business and it is written by someone who actually made real money out of it! Definitely a must read if you are considering this sideline as an option!
Do you have a digital camera? I guess you do! If not, they are very inexpensive now and you could make money with a simple 99$ camera!
People are hungry of images and pictures. Think about magazines, lawyers, travel agents, businesses, bloggers, schools, marketer, publicists, Ebay sellers and so on…
When you take a picture, you own the rights on it forever and you can resell the picture again and again
Imagine just a minute what your life would be :
- No boss!
- No stress!
- Very inexpensive business to start. Simply take pictures and upload them online at the right places for them to be sold to the world community
- Once you’re going to have a nice portfolio of pictures that are selling by themselves, you will be able to take long vacations and still make passive income
You are probably aware of www.fotolia.com? You can upload your pictures there and put them for sale.
But, if you are really serious about making real income out of this activity, I suggest you check Raven Jackson’s website! She’s a self-employed full time work at home mom. She’s been featured on MSNBC, Entrepreneur, AOL, CNN, USA today and Yahoo!
She will teach you her insider’s tricks to promote your pictures and get the most out of them!
Madonna will deliver a performance in your city? Shakira is coming to town? The NFL is having a big game next week-end?
Why not get extra tickets and sell them?
Become a ticket broker! With internet, everything is possible!
- Very flexible work at home opportunity
- You can even work from your smart phone!
- Your sideline could make you access expansive events for free! Buy one ticket for you and put the rest for sale!
- Your going to become the popular guy at the office!
Buying and selling tickets seems like an easy one. But, if you don’t get the good seats, then you won’t get a good profit!
You want to learn more about this sideline opportunity? Check this!
There are so many divorced women in need of assistance these days! Be their hero!
Many people, men and women do not have time or do not have the knowledge necessary to repair what is broken in their house or apartment.
It can be a leaking sink faucet or a jammed toilet. It can be a broken window or a ceramic tile that needs to be changed.
If you are handy and in search of a sideline job, then this could be for you.
- You could make a lot of money with 10 or 20 customers. They will call you again and again as soon as there is something breaking in their house or apartment. And, if you own a house, you know like me that there is always something in need of repair
- Very rewarding because you become a problem solver – A true Hero!
- This is a very inexpensive to start work at home opportunity! Your tools are already there sleeping in your garage. Put them to work.
Being handy is the first criteria when starting that kind of sideline. But there is a lot more to know!
- How to get customers?
- What price to charge?
- How to get organised?
- How to run the business?
- How to expand?
A perfect work at home opportunity for young mothers!
- Stay at home with your kids
- Very low starting cost – you can use the olds toys of your kids and collect used toys from your friends and family to start
- No traffic jam! Stay in the comfort of your home!
- Very rewarding
- There is currently a baby boom! Isn’t it the best time to start a daycare?
If you would like to learn more about starting a daycare and avoid the most common pitfalls, I suggest you take a look to Cindy Cohen’s website. She’s been helping women start daycare since 2006. Do you know how much daycare cost? You could make a lot of money in that niche!
The ebook industry is not dead! Not at all! Amazon is now selling more ebooks than paper books… And this is just the beginning!
Have you noticed how everybody in the train, the bus or the subway seems to have an Ipad or a Kindle in their hand?
Reading a book in an excellent way to pass time while commuting to work.
- Perfect work at home opportunity!
- No previous experience required! If you know how to type on a computer then you have everything needed to start with this sideline opportunity
- Ebooks can create you passive income! The best way to make money! You earn the rights of your book forever!
- Very low starting cost or you can start with no investments at all!
You would like to know where to start? Jim Edwards is in this business since 1997 and has sold tons of ebooks. Go check his website for great advice and start building your own Ebook passive income empire!
Seriously!!! Yeah! Companies value your opinion and they are wiling to pay you to get it!
Stop giving your opinion in forums, blogs or on your Facebook status. Fill out surveys and get paid instead!
Most people pass several hours a day on a computer, chatting with friends or playing stupid online games. Stop wasting your time! Time IS money!
You can do this part-time or once in a while to get some extra money. You can include it in your work at home strategy to diversify your income sources.
Sideline Idea 12 : Become a part time day trader and eventually quit your job!
With today’s internet lightning fast and low cost stock brokerage firms, you can work from home and be your boss!! No annoying customers or colleagues will annoy you anymore!
If you make mistakes, you’ll be the only one to blame and no one else is going to tap on your shoulders to tell you that you are fired!
Alexander Elder did it. And if you have some capital (he suggests at least 10000$-20000$), then you have to read this book. (if you don’t have the capital yet, you could start with less and continue saving while mastering his principles).
13. Become a Gardener for your neighbors
Most people hate to trim their cedar hedges. For some, it’s because they are not good at it. For others, it’s just because they truly hate it!
If you’re able to do it well, then why not offer you?
You could easily charge 200$-400$ per customer. Many will be happy not to have to do it and will prefer having a beer in their rocking chair while you do the job!
14. You like to paint houses?
More and more women are living alone with their kids these days. Why not become their man of the situation?
It could be to fix a light, repaint their condo unit, mow their lawn or repair a leaking faucet.
Make women happy! And make money at the same time!
15. Lunch boxes for young managers!
Do you live in a condo unit downtown? Chances are that your neighbors are young and dynamic managers. Most of the time, they eat out at the restaurant. But, it’s not because they like it. It’s because their mom is not there to cook them good food and they have no clue on how to use their nice brand new oven!
Save them! Cook them lunches, dinners or sandwiches!
You damn know that when you buy a used car from a dealer, he made his cut for sure! Why not exploit that opportunity and turn your passion for cars into a full-time money making hobby that you’ll absolutely love doing!
Flipping cars, done properly, can be a profitable business!
It’s time to take your share of the cake!
Flipping cars is cool. But, you might know might want to diversify or you might feel more comfortable selling furniture. Then, why not do it?
If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to earn some quick cash, then you are at the right place.
You don’t need a lot of money to get started… No specialized skill-sets or knowledge is required.
This business will require discipline and follow-through though! It is NOT a get rich quick scheme, but you can easily put an additional $250-$500 per week in your pocket once you get the hang of this unique model.
18. Donate blood for money
While not a job, I can become a side hustle. There are tons of place in the nation that are willing to pay you to give your blood. You could make up to between 200$ and 400$ per month. That could be enough to make ends meet.
Most people don’t know that many companies are giving back to their shareholders growing dividends year after year. Most of these companies grow their dividend distribution a lot faster than inflation!
A single investment can turn into a real cash-cow over time! And if you decide to invest steadily and reinvest the dividends for a certain number of years, you could build yourself the wealthiest retirement!
Some investors are even planning on retiring very early (by 40 years old) like Jason Fieber!
Want to know more, click on this link to go to my dividend growth strategy page!
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