Do you remember when you were a kid and a dollar was a ton of money, a hundred dollars would make your eyes pop out of your head, and a thousand bucks was something completely uncomprehendable? I was recently talking to a young entrepreneur (she was about 10 years old) and she was quite wealthy for her age.
By selling farm eggs to passers-by, by saving up her chore money, and by charging me a buck every time I “rented” a movie from her, she developed a savings account of over three hundred dollars! Since she is very curious about generating money, I occasionally get the questions about my finances. Of course, many of them I do not answer specifically, but recently she asked me if I was a thousandaire. I looked at her and nodded my head, “Yep, I am a thousandaire” I said. Her head shook a little
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The New Year is always a time of reflection for the year gone by and a time to make plans for the upcoming year. These plans may be financial in nature or may take health improvement into consideration. Since this blog is devoted to making extra cash through part-time efforts, I would like to focus on the financial resolutions and goals that you might have for 2013.
What Are Your Goals?
First, you should define your goals for the upcoming year. Do you want to pay off debt or save for retirement or maybe save for a vacation? How much extra would you like to make? Would you like to make $1000 per month extra or will less be enough to achieve your goals?
Once you decide where you would like to go, you need to decide how to get there.
Look at your skills that could be
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Are you thinking about starting a family, but you’re concerned with the loss of one of your full time incomes? My friends are currently in this predicament, and they need to figure out how to how to replace the wife’s income. If they can’t, she’ll have to go back to work. And, like many first time moms, that is most definitely not the desired option.
Just like many other moms that wish to stay at home, the thought is to take care of a few other kids at the same time, and make a few bucks doing it. This, in and of itself though, is not that easy. It takes quite a lot of thought and planning, so let’s dig in and find out how much money can be made through this avenue.
Who Do You Know?
In order to add some extra kids to your home each day, you’ll
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This site has been devoted to helping readers make extra money each month, at least a grand or more, by offering ideas for making the extra money as well as motivation and tips to aid readers in their journey. Some of the ways that we have highlighted include blogging, working as a freelance writer or virtual assistant, or even cutting grass or cleaning houses. These activities take little money up front but do require some of your time to make them happen.
You may not make $1000 per month right off the bat, but you can begin to make extra cash that will help with your monthly budget allowing you to pay off debt, save for retirement or get that new car. Just getting a little wiggle room in the budget can make a huge difference in your life. Eventually you might been able to save a grand per month
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There are lots of opportunities for making some extra money, many of which have been highlighted here on Grand Per Month. But how do you figure out which method of earning cash might be right for you? Use these four tips to help you decide.
What are the start up costs of the opportunity? Does it require a lot of capital, time or both? If you have $100,000 to invest, then it would be reasonable to be able to make an extra $1000 per month by selling puts or covered calls. You could purchase a small duplex and make money as a landlord. You could start a business on the side such as cutting grass and not have to borrow money for the equipment. You might even be able to hire someone to help you right away.
However, if you have no money at all, you might have
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