It doesn’t matter if you just want some spare cash to buy your children some great Christmas gifts this year or if you need the money to fix your car so that you can get to and from work, all you really need is the drive to make the money you want or need.
Look Into Settlements
If you were recently divorced, in a car accident, had a work accident, or any other type of claim that could mean you have a possible structured settlement waiting, why not tap into that. That money could be very helpful in many ways. If you had an accident and you are in need of that money for surgery or medical bills you can bet you’re going to want to fight for it.
Do Some Crowdfunding
These days most people that are in need of some money tend to use the crowdfunding option to get what they need. You simply pick the crowdfunding site that best suits your monetary needs and then set up a campaign.
The more successful your campaign is will depend on the people in your circle donating money and sharing your campaign, as well as how much work you put into setting it up and promoting it. You need to include photos and videos, and you’ll also want to market it like it’s your prize-winning pig at the fair.
Use Your Computer And Internet
No time to get a second job out of the house? You already work full-time and then you need to be home with the kids in the evenings? There is still hope for a second income, for anyone. You just need to be a little creative, and maybe even a little technical.
Consider working from home for your second job. What you do could be a number of things. If you are a crafty person or artistic you could create things and sell them on websites like Etsy (there are plenty of people that actually do make a living doing this). You could become a writer, doing blogs or even writing articles online. If you have a knack for creative writing you might even be able to publish eBooks and make a living at it (although this will take a little time to build up a fanbase).
There are plenty of ways to make quick money. If none of these work, you may want to try to sell some collectibles you have laying around on Ebay or have a yard sale to get some quick money and get rid of some things you no longer need. You could also consider starting a snow plow business, raking leaves for neighbors for cash, or even starting to mow lawns for some quick money on the side, depending on what season it is.