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winter storm

18 Adventurous Ways to Make Money During a Snowstorm

With three feet of snow on its way to New York City, and the National Weather Service dubbing the storm a “crippling and potentially historic blizzard,” many East Coasters are priming themselves to [...]

selling old jewelry

Cash for Gold: How to Sell Your Old Jewelry for the Best Price

You’ve seen the commercials. “Sell your gold and silver for cash!” say smiling people, showing off checks they received in exchange for their old jewelry. Sure, it’s great to get [...]

brewing beer

Get Paid to Drink Beer: How to Become a Brewmaster

At a big brewery in Milwaukee, a tour guide told me the employees used to be allowed to drink beer during lunch, and they were given a case of beer to take home at the end of every week. Alas, those days [...]

pet funeral services

Love Pets? Help People Grieve Their Losses as a Pet Funeral Home Director

This post is part of our series on Weird Jobs. Check out the other articles to learn about more weird jobs you could try! Whether you have a preference for dogs or cats, you can probably guess that a lot [...]

$10 Bill

Get a Free $10 Amazon Gift Card Just for Signing up at Personal Capital

Another day, another free money alert. Today’s free cash comes from Personal Capital, a portfolio management site, and they are giving away $10 to everyone who opens a free account! I’ve [...]

work from home jobs

Want to Work From Home? These 100 Companies Offer Remote Positions

If you’ve ever dreamt of working from home, we’ve got some good news for you: there are more remote and flexible jobs than ever before. Telecommuting has become so popular, and so many companies now [...]

Serial podcast

Become the Next Serial: How to Create a Podcast and Turn a Profit

No doubt about it, 2014 was a banner year for podcasting. Podcasting migrated from the fringe to the mainstream, thanks in part to the popularity of NPR’s murder-mystery podcast, Serial. “The future [...]

selling coupons

Could a Coupon Really Sell for $361? You Bet. Here’s How

Last time my wife and I moved, we received a bunch of great coupons in the mail, including one good for 10% off at Lowes. That one coupon saved us over $100 when we bought a washer, dryer and other items! In [...]

Ship Your Enemies Glitter

Want to Own the Company That Sends Your Enemies Glitter?

When your website is hot, it’s hot. Or should I say, it’s glittery. Over the past few days, everyone has been kicking themselves wondering why they didn’t come up with the genius idea to create a [...]

poll worker

Vote, Then Get Paid: How to Make Money as an Election Judge

The year I finished college, I made ends meet the way a lot of recent grads do, with a patchwork of paid internships, part-time jobs and temp work. But I also worked as an election judge — one of [...]

vintage newspapers

Extra, Extra: 3 Simple Ways to Make Money With Old Newspapers

Suppose you’re helping a friend or relative with some deep cleaning and you come upon stacks of ancient newspapers. What do you do? Don’t throw them away! You might be able to sell them just [...]

Focus Group

Attention Guys: These 3 Focus Groups Are Paying Cash This Week…

This one is just for the guys. We’ve been hearing more and more that focus groups are having a hard time getting men to sign-up. And we found three such companies that are looking for panelists [...]