A few minutes browsing through YouTube will show how many people have used the following methods to come up with some extra cash. These aren’t get rich quick schemes, and it may not happen over night, but they are proven methods. Some of these ideas might produce the full sum all at once, while others require the accumulation of several sales, gigs, or items. What’s cool is that there’s something for everyone. Happy hustling!
How to come up with 50 dollars:
1. Scavenging scrap – electronics, garbage, up-cycle crafts, cleanup and removal
2. Turn over items – books, bikes, furniture, random items online
3. Garage sale – pretty self explanatory
4. Art – sculptures, paintings, drawings, poetry, crafts
5. Writing – copy, filler, blog, magazine,
6. Services – windows, cleaning, yard work, handyman, babysitting, pet care
7. Teaching/tutoring – music, math, English, software, yoga
8. Space for rent – storage space, car, yard, internet
9. Mobility – carpool, haul stuff from place to place,
10. Security – house sitting, installation of home security stuff, varmint duty,
11. Maintenance – simple car, outdoors equipment, yard, electronics
12. Repair – electronics, house interior, furniture, appliances
This is a pretty general list, so if you want more specifics or just more ideas shoot me a comment and subscribe for more!