Freelance & Contract Jobs
Instacart Shopper Tips and Tricks
As a highly rated Instacart shopper, I've completed hundreds of batches throughout the years. If you want to be successful, follow my tips and tricks to help Instacart shoppers maximize their earnings. Instacart is an excellent and rewarding side hustle and potentially a wonderful full-time job.
5 Best Web Platforms to Earn Extra Money as a Translator
Which of the many crowdsourcing translation websites are most worthwhile from a translator's perspective? A detailed overview of the top 5.
3 Things Freelancers Need to Do That People Fail to Mention
Navigating the world of freelancing can be hard. There's much more to this job than proper time management and the search for clients. This article breaks down three crucial things freelancers need to do that usually go unmentioned.
How Do I Begin DoorDash Driving? Everything You Need to Know
I am a teacher and needed a side hustle that would work with my ever-changing schedule. DoorDash was the best fit for me. Here are some tips for brand new DoorDash Drivers that I wish I had known when I started.
My Employment Contract With a Thailand Private School
If you are curious what pay, benefits, and services a teaching contract in Thailand might include, take a look at this 2013–2014 example.
Tips on Driving for Uber Eats
Looking to make some money doing food delivery for Uber? I had a question concerning the viability of such a side gig, and that was whether or not I could make decent money, I will share some experiences I have had with you here.
Freelancer's Guide: Hourly Rate or Fixed Price?
As a freelancer, there are two pricing schemes you can explore: hourly rate or fixed price. While each has its own advocates, let's lay down the pros and cons of both schemes so that you can make an informed decision.
How to Convince Your Clients to Pay You the Desired Rate
These tips will help you receive the pay rate you desire, whatever the freelance or consulting field you specialize in.
Freelancer's Guide: Before You Pitch to Clients
Before you start promoting yourself to potential clients, there are a few things you should prepare in order to ensure that your pitch will be complete and professional. Here's a list of essentials you need to make a good impression and land a successful pitch.
Best Freelance Websites for Beginners
This article will share the best freelance websites for beginners and explain their pros and cons. It doesn't matter if you want to work as a developer, writer, designer, or anything else as I have included platforms for all kinds of jobs.
The Chicago Drivers' Guide to Rideshare Street Smarts: The Lake's Edge (Near South Side)
This article contains money-making tips for Chicago rideshare drivers on Uber, Lyft and Via.
My Ridesharing Experience and How Lyft Fired Me Due to False Accusations
Kathleen is a rideshare driver who worked for Lyft for six months before her account mysteriously got deactivated. As a 4.8 star driver, Kathleen wanted to know why she was fired and what she could do as recourse.
How to Make Money Online in 2021: My Favorite Revenue Streams
There is no time like the present to get started taking steps to make money online. Don't let past failures or fear hold you back. Check out some of my favorite revenue streams mentioned in this article and see which one works for you. Get started today!
How I Make Money Online: My 6 Monthly Revenue Streams
Curious about how I make money online? Want to know the revenue streams I use to be able to only work half the year and travel the world? Well, I've finally decided to come clean and share with everyone my top 6 income streams.
Uber Driving 102: Using the Uber App
A driver using the Uber app for the first time could find it quite intimidating. So here are a few tips on how to use the Uber app correctly. There's nothing to worry about once you know what you're doing.
10 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Drive for Uber
Uber is an immoral company that deceives its workers to maximize its profits. It strives to make money behind the backs of drivers and it doesn't respect the laws of countries in which it operates, like Croatia. Here are the many reasons why you shouldn't drive for Uber.
Terra Incognita: World and Household Economies of Digital Nomads
Digital nomads have been around since way back in the '90s. Even the author of this article can be said to be a Digital Nomad.
Uber 101: The Uber Driver Experience in the Chicago Area
If you've been thinking about giving Uber a try and you're in the Chicago, Illinois area, give this article a quick read and see what I have to say about it.
9 Weird Ways to Make Extra Money in 2021—If You're Brave Enough to Try Them!
Do you really need extra money but can't seem to make it the traditional way? Are there always 1,000 other people already doing what you're trying to do as a side hustle? Then it's time you get a little weird! This article is all about weird ways to make money that most people don't even know about.
10 Ways You Can Make Quick Money While You're Unemployed
Being unemployed sucks! You literally feel yourself getting poorer with each passing day. But you don't have to be broke just because you don't have a steady job! This article lists 10 ways that you can make money while you are unemployed and looking for your next job.
The Chicago Driver's Guide to Rideshare Street Smarts: Busy Boulevards/Michigan Ave
This article contains money-making tips for Chicago Uber, Lyft, and Via drivers in the area of Michigan Ave.
6 Mystery Shopping Companies That Really Pay You
Mystery shopping can be a great side hustle, if you know where to look. This guide will provide information on my experience mystery shopping, so you can determine whether or not it's the kind of thing you would want to do too.
5 Questions Online Teachers Need to Ask Before Booking Accommodation
If you want to travel while teaching online, you need to make sure that your accommodation is suitable. Here are five questions to ask a potential host before booking their place.
How Can Freelancers Protect Their Right to Get Paid?
According to Freelancers Union, 71% of freelancers face nonpayment or late payments. On average, they are stiffed $5968 each year. Read on to learn how you can protect yourself.
The Top 10 Side Hustles for 2021 That None of Your Friends Know About
Everyone needs a side hustle. But it needs to be a good side hustle, and preferably one that no one else is doing. Listed below are 10 great ways to make extra money that almost no one is talking about!
How to Get Started on Upwork and Land Your First Client
There are five critical steps to follow before applying for your first job on Upwork. Here's what you need to know.
Is Transcribing a Good Way to Earn Money From Home?
Transcription is one of many ways you can earn money from the comfort of your own home, but is it a worthwhile venture?