Side Hustles

Uber Driver Secrets for Earning a Five-Star Rating

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I have been driving for Uber for over a year now.  It is one of my favorite side hustles as it offers the ultimate freedom of schedule, and over the course of that year I’ve learned some Uber driver secrets. If I hustle it is possible to earn $1,000 a …

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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


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


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


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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