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5 Easy Ways To Make Extra Money While Working Full Time

Are you feeling the pinch of rising costs of regular goods? Is your bank account empty after paying your bills at the end of the month? Are you saving for a vacation, a wedding, or your children’s college fund? Regardless of the reason for wanting to make extra money while working full time, the reality is that having a traditional 9-5 job won’t make you financially stable. Many people have come to this realization and are therefore looking for opportunities to supplement their income to achieve financial freedom. It’s more than possible to make money on the side while working a full time job, and in this article, you’ll learn how.

According to the Statista website, the average American spends 2 hours and 33 minutes a day watching TV. If you’re one of those people, here’s productive alternatives that will make you an extra $1000 per month. Here are some tips:

1. Use Your Gift

Think about what you’re good at and use your skills to start making money. Are you good at writing, braiding hair, doing administrative tasks, or graphic design? Whatever it is, get online and set up a freelance profile on a website such as,, or They are free to join and have thousands of jobs available that you can apply for.

2. Dog Walking

Are you a dog lover? For some pet owners, it’s more convenient for them to pay someone to walk their dogs. This may be due to a health condition, they’re going out for the evening, or time constraints. It’s super simple to get started with a dog walking job, all you need to do is sign up to one of the many dog walking apps such as Rover, Wag! or Fetch and get started.

3. Become an Uber Driver

Companies such as Uber, Lyft, and Gett all hire self-employed drivers to give people a ride to their chosen destinations. You decide when and how many hours you work. If you own a car, and live in a big city, this is a great way to earn an extra $1000 per month.

4. Become a Food Delivery Driver

One of the easiest part time jobs to get is to work as a food delivery driver. As long as you’ve got a clean driving license, no criminal record and a smartphone, you can get started immediately. Depending on the company, you’ll need training, but once you complete it, you’ll be on the road.

5. Become a Handyman

Do you know how to fix things around the house? From hanging pictures up, to mounting TV’s and furniture assembly, people are looking for someone to give them a helping hand around the house. To get started, advertise your services on a website such as, or



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