by Steve Gillman - October 22, 2014
For a price, you can take a wild taxi ride, order bacon-flavored truffles, hire a professional liar or buy a surprise. They’re unique experiences and products — some of the most bizarre businesses [...]
by Laura Agadoni - October 22, 2014
You know how etiquette books say to never discuss politics at the dinner table? Well, if you love a good political discussion and need an outlet — or if you just want a way to earn money working [...]
by Renee Knight - October 20, 2014
This post is part of our series on Weird Jobs. Check out the other articles to learn about more weird jobs you could try!
A normal workday for Samantha Hess includes spooning, holding hands and snuggling [...]
by Kyle Taylor - October 18, 2014
Participating in a game show is an easy and fun way to make extra money. Some game shows are tougher to get on than others, but by registering for all of them, you can significantly increase your chances [...]
by Susan Shain - October 17, 2014
For many years, I dreamed of living in a mountain town, skiing whenever I wanted and enjoying après-ski drinks with a gaggle of new friends.
I dreamed of being a ski bum.
So the summer after college graduation, [...]
by Steve Gillman - October 16, 2014
When you cast your vote each election, you never know for sure if your candidate will win or what she’ll do once in office. Voting is a gamble, right?
But why wager just your hopes and time? Why [...]
by Ryan Chang - October 15, 2014
If you’ve got writing skills, put them to work helping you make money online. But with so many sites to choose from, where should a wannabe freelance writer start?
Sites that pay for articles usually [...]
by Steve Gillman - October 13, 2014
Okay, so you didn’t finish college — or maybe you discovered that your degree in Mongolian literature just isn’t that marketable. What can you do?
It is possible to make a decent living [...]
by Nicole Dieker - October 13, 2014
Who says money doesn’t grow on trees? If your parents ever paid you to rake the leaves, you know that there’s green in those red and orange beauties. When the fall colors start to turn, it’s time [...]
by Steve Gillman - October 10, 2014
Patenting, producing and marketing a product can eat your life savings, and most patents never make money, so it’s understandable that many ideas never make it beyond a notebook. But guess what? [...]
by Saul Of-Hearts - October 9, 2014
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to moonlight as a chef? Maybe you’re an amateur foodie always bringing creative dishes to potlucks and dinner parties. Or maybe you have some tried-and-true [...]
by Jamie Bush - October 8, 2014
Many of us played on sports teams when we were growing up, and for many soccer was the sport of choice. As adults, it’s more difficult to find teams to play with, team and travel fees start to add up, [...]