Side Hustles

Treat Your Full-Time Gig Like a Side Hustle

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There are a lot of ways to make money on the side.  I’ve tried nearly all of them. Yes, my name is Jason and I am a serial side hustler. My wife and thought we could hustle our way to Avon success.  Then there were custom storybooks for kids. We’ve …

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My First Six Months As An Amazon FBA Seller

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One particular side hustle has intrigued me for some time – selling on Amazon.  I’ve dabbled with eBay and Amazon over the years and enjoyed some mild success with both. Now that I find myself with some debt to work off I thought I would experiment with Amazon’s other model …

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Taking a Part-Time Job To Pay Off Debt

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Over the last few months our family has been operating a little like Congress – that is, we have been spending more than we earn.  It’s time to clean this up with some income from a part-time job. We had a few unfortunate medical mishaps which added insult to literal …

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The Time I Sold A Blog To Pay Off Mortgage And Didn’t

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In December 2007 things felt gloomy. The economy was rocky and if you looked around closely enough signs of an impending slow-down were there. No one can predict the exact moment when the balloon will burst, but the sense of foreboding was palpable. I sat down at my laptop one …

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Finding Ideal Rental Property

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Over the last few weeks I have stepped up my search for my first rental property. What started as sort of a passive search (oh, if a good deal falls in my lap I may look into it) has now become a daily routine of checking real estate websites and …

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