If you find yourself strapped for cash, or simply want to make a bit more money, you may want to consider work you can do out of your modern apartment home. The digital age makes it easier than ever to pick up a “side hustle” that can bring in a little extra spending money without the need to get an actual side job. Here are some fairly easy, and potentially lucrative, options for you to consider.
Cash in on Your Organization with a Virtual Assistant Position
A virtual assistant performs many of the roles of an office assistant, but virtually instead of in person. A virtual assistant may organize appointments, answer emails, perform marketing tasks, and any other jobs that help keep a professional individual organized.
Become an Online Tutor
If you’re particularly skilled in an academic subject, you can pick up online tutoring gigs. Some sites require education degrees or certification for this field, but you can also pick up online tutoring in the freelance market. Stop and consider whether any of your skills are things that people would need to be tutored on, then move forward as a tutor.
Sell Professional Services on Fiverr
The website Fiverr allows people to sell digital services in a wide range of fields. While the name implies that you will sell your service for $5, the market has grown and allows for more costly, as well as cheaper, options. You can sell everything from graphic design to proofreading services on Fiverr, so dig into your skill set to find options.
Try Your Hand at Writing
You don’t have to be a published novelist to make money writing in today’s market. If you have skills, you can market yourself in the freelance market to companies who need content, but don’t have the time or skill to write it. You can also set up a blog on a niche topic that interests you, then add advertising to it to make additional money.
Start a YouTube Channel
If you have some video editing capabilities, but them to good use on YouTube. YouTube can be quite profitable if you can build a loyal following and monetize your videos. It does take some time, but the residual benefits are exceptional.
Social Media Management
Do you love spending time on social media? Why not cash in on that? Brands need consumer-facing social media accounts, and they are often willing to pay people to manage them to free up their time for other endeavors. If you have the skills to build and manage a social media audience, you can cash in on those skills.
The Internet has created a world where a little bit of creativity can add up to a lot of money. Take some time to find a niche, and soon you will be enjoying that side hustle from the comfort of your home without having to leave your apartment community!